Connecting IT, Facilities and Design


The CDCMP course comprises a comprehensive program that explores and addresses all the various elements associated with managing a data centre íV from understanding basic design principles and the physical infrastructure, to project management strategies and clear understanding the latest auditing tools.

Regulations and codes of practice are examined in detail with case studies utilised to demonstrate what constitutes best practice. Continually updated to reflect the key industry developments, the CDCMP also takes into account the requirements of the latest version of the EU Code of Conduct on Data Centre Energy Efficiency plus other current Best Practices and accreditations.

What will you get out of it?

Upon completion successful delegates will have an unrivaled understanding of how to effectively manage the data centre environments to optimise their effectiveness in a more efficiency manner to meet the operation demands of the business.

Course Structure

The CDCMP course is classroom based with numerous case study exercises and led by one of CNet TrainingíŽs expert instructors.

It is divided into the following two units that can be taken independently in the following sequence:

Core Unit (Enrollment Fee: HK$17,500)

This three-day course covers the essential elements of data centre management including design strategies and principles, project management delivery and managing the data centre with the use of applicable management tools.

After completing the Core Unit delegates are awarded a CPD completion certificate granted by CNet Training.

Advanced Professional Unit
(Enrollment Fee: HK25,190)

This four-day course comprises an in-depth analysis of the vital elements of data centre management íV 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.

Passing the Exams

As well as achieving the prestigious CDCMP certification delegates will receive the Level 5 BTEC Advanced Professional Award in Data Centre Management.

3 Year Re-certification of the CDCMP

This cannot commence until after a 24month period has passed holding the CDCMP credential. You then have a 12 month period in which to re-certify. However you can book the re-certification at anytime after a 24 month period has passed of holding the CDCMP credential.

Contact the CNet Training re-certification team for more information on how to book your re-certification. Please email or call 01284 767100.

CDCMP - Accreditations

Core Unit

A 3-day Core Unit covering the essential elements associated with Data Centre Management.

Core Unit breakdown:

- Defining a Data Center
- General Design Principles
- Physical Infrastructure
- Project Management
- Managing the Data Centre
- Management Tools

Download Detailed Syllabus

On successful passing the CDCMP Core Unit's Online Exam, you will gain:

  • Units towards a Level 5 BTEC Advanced Professional Award in Data Centre Management
  • Certified Data Centre Management (CDCM) certification
  • CNet Completion Certificate
RCDD íV 18
TECH íV 18
RITP íV 18
ITS2 íV 18
NTS íV 18  

Advanced Professional Unit

A 4-day Advanced Professional Unit covering the vital elements of Data Centre Management.

You must have passed the Core Unit's Exam within the 36 month period prior to attending

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

Download Detailed Syllabus

On successful passing the CDCMP Professional Unit's Online Exam, you will gain:

  • Certified Data Centre Management Professional (CDCMP) certification
  • Level 5 BTEC Advanced Professional Award in Data Centre Management
  • CNet Completion Certificate
RCDD íV 24
TECH íV 24
RITP íV 24
ITS2 íV 24
NTS íV 24  


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