NIEM Progression 5

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An ability to complete a task or execute a course of action under specified condition and level of performance.

nc:Capability holds other objects.

nc:Capability can hold any of these following objects, starting with the most specific and becoming more generic as you move down the list:


A specific kind of capacity or ability.

Holds text.


A description of a capacity or ability.

Holds text.


A date that ends the capability

Holds other objects.


A general classification of a kind of capacity or ability.

Holds text.


An identification for a capability.

Holds other objects.


True if a capability implies an inability to do something; false otherwise.

Holds true/false values.


A name for a capability.

Holds text.


A skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity.

Holds text.


A date for the start of a capability.

Holds other objects.