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 need for a data centre to run at its optimum levels, whilst achieving efficiency and meeting Government compliance requirements, has never been greater. This seven day program has been designed to provide data centre professionals with the skills, knowledge, qualification and certification to design, perform and follow up a full data centre audit. Delegates will gain a comprehensive understanding on acquiring detailed information concerning a data centre facility, considerations of potential areas of risk and recommendations on how to improve the resilience and efficiency of a data centre including power, cooling and resilience. The CDCAP® also covers a wider examination of the data centre facility in terms of the building's physical structure, in particular the environment and geographic location. Security arrangements are also explored from both an access and protection point of view including protecting physical assets such as generators and cooling plan equipment. Undertaking the CDCAP® program provides delegates with contemporary expertise and allows them to strategically plan and implement systems and procedures to undertake a data centre audit. The CDCAP® is an essential certification for individuals wishing to highlight their expertise and progress their career in the data centre sector, it has been designed by CNet Training's renowned in-house experts and explores and addresses all the elements associated with auditing a data centre facility. Program content is continually updated to reflect the key industry developments.


This program requires delegates to have a sound technical experience within
the applicable environments with a data centre facility.

Who should attend?

  • Data centre professionals with the technical experience within the varying data centre environments wishing to extend their knowledge, skills and certifications in this highly specialised area.

Delegates will learn how to

Those with the CDCAP® certification can demonstrate advanced knowledge and ability to plan and perform a data centre audit in line with the very latest industry requirements and standards.


  • Audit preparation
  • Mechanical (power and cooling) audit
  • IT infrastructure audit
  • IT & physical security audit
  • Building and support services audit
  • Asset management audit
  • Processes, procedures and working practices
  • Documentation audit
  • Audit validation process

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.

Find dates and prices

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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