About this course

Course code TPCDCTP-C
Duration 3 Days

This course has been specifically designed for individuals wishing to acquire skills of the highest calibre in order to carry out their data centre related activities. CDCTP™ certification is beneficial to anyone that has day-to-day responsibility for the smooth running of these mission critical facilities.

Ensuring zero downtime within the data centre environment involves having people on board that have unrivalled technical skills regarding every element of these facilities. Those with CDCTP™ certification are increasingly seen as vital to the smooth running of any data centre operation and the course will give delegates the ability to identify, decipher and remedy potential problems quickly, decisively and accurately.

The CDCTP™ Core Unit addresses the wide range of subjects relevant to the data centre technician including data centre fundamentals, the physical infrastructure, business continuity and disaster recovery.


It is expected that the student will have some prior understanding of his/her area of operation, whether this is in IT or Facilities. Experience of the Data Centre environment is preferred.

Delegates will learn how to

  • CDCTP™ certified individuals possess the knowledge, expertise and skills that are considered essential in ensuring that the data centre is operated and maintained to the highest possible standards.


The CDCTP™ course is classroom based and led by one of CNet Training's expert instructors. It is divided into the following two units that can be taken independently in the following sequence:

This three-day course covers the essential elements of being a data centre technician. Topics covered include data centre fundamentals, the physical infrastructure, business continuity and disaster recovery.

After completing the Core Unit delegates are awarded the CDCT™ designation.

Core Unit

  • Data Centre Fundamentals
  • The Physical Infrastructure
  • Working in the Data Centre
  • Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery

On successful completion of the CDCTP™ Core Unit you will gain:

  • Units towards a Data Centre Technician Level 4 BTEC Professional Award
  • Certified Data Centre Technician (CDCT™) certification
  • CNet Certificate


  • RCDD - 19
  • RITP - 19
  • NTS - 19
  • ITS2 - 15
  • TECH - 18

3 Days


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


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