Welcome to SAM’s Skill Development Center. The Center provides you with tools and samples that will help you expand your skill set.

  • Acquisition Requirements Roadmap Tool (ARRT) Suite - the ARRT Suite contains tools that assist you in all facets of acquisition process.

  • Request a Service Acquisition Workshop (SAW) - Service Acquisition Workshops, or SAWs, are interactive, team-based approaches that apply performance-based techniques to service acquisitions. Click the link above to get more information or to request a SAW.

  • ARRT: The Game - To learn, practice, and demonstrate your mastery of the ABCs of writing effective requirements statements, try the “ARRT Game”. The game is an interactive on-line tool for mastering the basics of writing clear and effective PWS work statements for your requirement. Click the link to see how well you can do.

  • Requirement Statement Builder - Practice writing your own Requirement Statements using the same procedure used in the Acquisition Requirements Roadmap Tool (ARRT).

  • Sample Task Statements - View samples of well-written Task Statements and the element (Results, Contexts, Actions) breakdown.

  • Sample Performance Standards - Browse a list of sample Standards that can be filtered by category.

  • Sample Performance Element Components - A sampling of Results, Contexts, and Actions that you can use in your own Task statement writing.

  • DAU Continuous Learning Modules - The Defense Acquisition University provides a number of online courses. Visit this page to see a list.