Duration: 3 Days
Language: English class by Certified Instructor from EPI
Certified Data Centre Specialist (CDCS®)
This is a three-day course designed to bring participants to the level of a suitable sparring partner with suppliers. They will be able to verify offers provided by vendors for correctness, effectiveness and effiiciency. CDCS® is a must-have certification for professional data centre managers and personnel. CDCS® is a pre-requisite for individuals wishing to achieve the elite CDCE® (Certified Data Centre Expert) status.
The primary audience for this course is an IT, facilities or data centre operations professional working in and around the data centre and having the responsibility to achieve and improve high-availability and manageability of the data centre.
Participants must hold a valid CDCP® certificate in order to be able to register for the CDCS® class.
CDCS® is an instructor-led course that uses a combination of lectures and question-and-answer sessions, to discuss participants' specific needs and issues experienced in their own environment. Participants are able to tap into the trainer’s extensive experience to enable them to solve practical problems in their current environment, thus adding tremendous value.
After completion of the course the participant will be able to:
Certification exams are administered at the end of the last training day by an authorized training partner, either using paper-based or online format, depending on the country in which the course is delivered. The exam is a 90-minute closed book exam, with 60 multiple-choice questions. The candidate requires a minimum of 45 correct answers to pass the exam. Online exam results are known immediately and paper-based exam results will be known within one week.
Candidates who successfully pass the exam will receive the official ‘Certified Data Centre Specialist’ certificate. The certification is valid for three years after which the student needs to re-certify.
Global Accreditation & Recognition
*Gold Authorized Partner: Network Training Center Co., Ltd. (NTC)