Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Toolkit

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Ensure your organization leads as a senior FMS logistics management specialist directing, developing, implementing, or functioning as part of a logistics management operation for your organization involved in support of FMS weapon systems, equipment, and services.

More Uses of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Toolkit:

  • Orchestrate: monthly activity reports, and support of program management review, integrated master plan/schedule review, and other senior level meetings and review as necessary.

  • Drive: champion the integration of industry best practices and innovation to improve operational performance, availability, capacity, and cost efficiency.

  • Ensure your organization provides program analysis and project support to the Manpower Management Integrated Product Team in direct support of Foreign Military Sales (FMS).

  • Support all aspects of configuration management workflow (tagging, branching, and merging) in development and production environments.

  • Manage and integrate activities in accordance with contract requirements, and ensure technical, schedule, cost, and financial performance.

  • Manage: analysis of program cost, schedule, and technical performance through integrated product team meetings, technical interchange meetings, and system engineering review.

  • Support information owners achieving consistent application and implementation of network and system security policies, countermeasures, and procedures under development and fielded at user sites.

  • Establish management controls as milestones, expenditure rates, management indicators, and management review to reflect program status and provide early detection of emerging problems.

  • Be accountable for supporting risk management framework (rmf) assessment and authorization (a and a) processes leading to successful authority to operate decisions across multiple platforms.

  • Govern: management of risks, issues, and opportunities in accordance with department of defense, air force, and air force life cycle management center guidance.

  • Systematize: document the review, test concept development, test methodology development, test plan development, test execution, and test reporting, data reduction and analysis, and end user operational testing.

  • Provide skill in staff level planning, organizing, and overseeing critical aspects of development, production, and support of systems, subsystems, or equipment.

  • Apply logistics knowledge to perform various tasks related to the planning, development, implementation, and management of a comprehensive, affordable, and effective systems support strategy.

  • Select and apply engineering techniques and procedures to analyze and evaluate a specific problem, data, or other features of the work which are broad in scope and complexity.

  • Supervise: capable of performing the software tasks identified in the contract requirements in forming and working on government/contractor software teams.


Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Air Force Life Cycle Management Center related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Air Force Life Cycle Management Center specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a data driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...

STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 904 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Air Force Life Cycle Management Center improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 904 standard requirements:

  1. Identify a product that has been successfully modified to meet changing consumer needs and, as a result, has avoided the decline stage. can you modify the market, the product, or the marketing mix?

  2. Can you account for the difference between maintaining, harvesting, and dropping a brand in the decline stage. why might you select one of corresponding strategies over the other?

  3. Are the saas provider capabilities sufficient to automate user provisioning and life cycle management without implementing a custom solution for the saas service?

  4. Considering that only one in ten new products succeed, what is the motivation for companies to launch corresponding an astounding number of new products?

  5. Do you want the data input directly into your system(s), behind your firewall, or can the completed abstracts be supplied in an uploadable format?

  6. If having visibility into all of your sales contracts would produce even 1% of previously lost revenue, what would that mean to your business?

  7. There is a need to determine where value is added in the supply chain; what are the expectations of each stakeholder in the supply chain?

  8. Compare sequential product development and simultaneous product development. what are the advantages and disadvantages of each approach?

  9. Has a corrective action plan been developed to deal with any contract issues that might arise between contractors and your organization?

  10. Take a product that has failed. analyze why this happened. what suggestions could you offer that might have prevented the failure?

Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center book in PDF containing 904 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Air Force Life Cycle Management Center self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Air Force Life Cycle Management Center areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:


STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Air Force Life Cycle Management Center projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Monitoring and Controlling Process Group: How well did the chosen processes produce the expected results?

  2. Human Resource Management Plan: Are updated Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project time & resource estimates reasonable based on the current Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project stage?

  3. Procurement Audit: Are travel expenditures monitored to determine that they are in line with other employees and reasonable for the area of travel?

  4. Variance Analysis: Contemplated overhead expenditure for each period based on the best information currently is available?

  5. Lessons Learned: How was the political and social history changed over the life of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project?

  6. Probability and Impact Matrix: Workarounds are determined during which step of risk management?

  7. Procurement Management Plan: Do all stakeholders know how to access the PM repository and where to find the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project documentation?

  8. Responsibility Assignment Matrix: Are too many reports done in writing instead of verbally?

  9. Roles and Responsibilities: Once the responsibilities are defined for the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project, have the deliverables, roles and responsibilities been clearly communicated to every participant?

  10. Human Resource Management Plan: Are procurement deliverables arriving on time and to specification?

Step-by-step and complete Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix

2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project Scope Statement
  • 2.7 Assumption and Constraint Log
  • 2.8 Work Breakdown Structure
  • 2.9 WBS Dictionary
  • 2.10 Schedule Management Plan
  • 2.11 Activity List
  • 2.12 Activity Attributes
  • 2.13 Milestone List
  • 2.14 Network Diagram
  • 2.15 Activity Resource Requirements
  • 2.16 Resource Breakdown Structure
  • 2.17 Activity Duration Estimates
  • 2.18 Duration Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.19 Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project Schedule
  • 2.20 Cost Management Plan
  • 2.21 Activity Cost Estimates
  • 2.22 Cost Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.23 Cost Baseline
  • 2.24 Quality Management Plan
  • 2.25 Quality Metrics
  • 2.26 Process Improvement Plan
  • 2.27 Responsibility Assignment Matrix
  • 2.28 Roles and Responsibilities
  • 2.29 Human Resource Management Plan
  • 2.30 Communications Management Plan
  • 2.31 Risk Management Plan
  • 2.32 Risk Register
  • 2.33 Probability and Impact Assessment
  • 2.34 Probability and Impact Matrix
  • 2.35 Risk Data Sheet
  • 2.36 Procurement Management Plan
  • 2.37 Source Selection Criteria
  • 2.38 Stakeholder Management Plan
  • 2.39 Change Management Plan

3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log

4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance

5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Air Force Life Cycle Management Center project with this in-depth Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Air Force Life Cycle Management Center projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Air Force Life Cycle Management Center and put process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Air Force Life Cycle Management Center investments work better.

This Air Force Life Cycle Management Center All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.


Includes lifetime updates

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