About this Course

Duration 4 Days
Special Notices

It is essential that you bring a device with wireless capability, and unrestricted access to the internet as the program is delivered via an online learning management system. The log in process will be explained at the start of your program. The recommended web browser is Internet Explorer 11 but the system supports all web browsers. The program content also requires a PDF reader, adobe flash player and Microsoft word and excel.

The CDCMP™ has quickly established itself as one of the world's leading designations for data centre professionals.

It is essential for every data centre to create, plan and adhere to effective management strategies in order to ensure maximum productivity whilst achieving the delivery of quality and consistency. The CDCMP™ Advanced Professional Unit provides a comprehensive insight into data centre management including physical resources, strategies, compliance and auditing - all essential elements to consider when managing a data centre on a day-to-day basis.

An essential certification for individuals wishing to highlight their expertise and progress their career in the data centre sector.


  • You must have completed and passed the core unit within the 36 month period prior to attending.

Delegates will learn how to

  • Upon completion successful delegates will have an unrivaled understanding of how to effectively manage data centres and optimise their efficiency.


This four-day course comprises an in-depth analysis of the vital elements of data centre management - physical infrastructure components, business, operational and supporting strategies, compliance (National & International) and auditing.

Topics such as management of processes, people and plant, business and IT strategies, and legislation and regulations are all covered.

Professional Unit breakdown:

Data Centre Physical

  • Purpose
  • Management of Processes
  • Management of People
  • Management of Plant
  • Management of Services
  • Financial Management

Data Centre Strategies

  • Business Strategy
  • IT Strategy
  • Data Centre Supporting Strategies

Data Centre Compliance

  • Legislation & Regulations
  • Standards
  • Codes of Practice

Data Centre Auditing

  • The Audit Process
  • Physical Audit
  • Performance Audits
  • Environment Audits
  • Asset Management

On successful completion of the CDCMP™ Professional Unit you will gain:

  • Certified Data Centre Management Professional (CDCMP™) certification
  • Level 5 BTEC Advanced Professional Award in Data Centre Management


  • RCDD - 24
  • RITP - 24
  • NTS - 24
  • ITS2 - 24
  • TECH - 24

4 Days


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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