CDFOM - Certified Data Centre Facilities Operations Manager
This 3-day course is designed to expose participants to in-depth knowledge in managing data centre operation which includes the following key subject matters such as; capacity planning, latest green initiatives, how to properly commission and de-commission equipment, compliance to safety standards, statutory compliance and international standards, managing people.
Additionally vendor management, handling incident/crisis management as well the how to keep operations really simple, manageable, effective and efficient will receive full attention in this course.
The primary audience for this course is an IT, Facilities or Data Centre Operations professional working in and around the data centre (representing both end-customers and/or service provider/facilitators) and having responsibility to achieve and improve hi-availability and manageability of the Data Centre, such as: Data centre managers, Operations / Floor / Facility managers, data centre engineers, network/system engineers/data centre sales/consultants.
Attendees will take a one and a half hour Certified Data Centre Facilities Operations Manager exam. The exam is 60 questions, closed book and multiple choice based. The passing mark is 45 out of 60. Attendees passing the exam will be awarded the internationally accredited and recognized 'Certified Data Centre Facilities Operations Manager' certificate (CDFOM).
The CDFOM certificate is valid for 3 years, after which a one and a half hour exam will be required to maintain the CDFOM certification standing.
Alternatively the certificate renewal can be accomplished by obtaining CPE's (Continuing Professional Education). More information on qualifying CPE's will be available upon certification or visit the general information page here.
CDFOM is world-wide accredited by EXIN and The Professional Engineers Board Singapore and additionally by The ICOR in The United States of America. BICSI accreditation will follow soon.
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