Certified Data Centre Audit Professional (CDCAP) Full Program (CDCAP)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Course Overview

Learn how to plan and implement a Data Centre audit. Including the audit process and analysis of the audit data to verify the status of the Data Centre and make detailed and structured recommendations to establish an action plan to ultimately improve the operational capability to support the business needs. The demand for a Data Centre to run at its optimum capability in both an effective and efficient manner is an essential requirement for a business. This seven day program has been designed to provide Data Centre professionals with the skills, knowledge, qualification and certification to plan, implement and action a comprehensive audit of Data Centre environments. Students will gain an in-depth understanding regarding acquiring detailed and accurate information concerning the operational capability of the Data Centre facility. The program considers the potential areas of risk and recommendations regarding how to improve the availability, resilience and efficiency of a Data Centre including the physical infrastructure (IT, Power and Cooling), building’s facility structure, asset management, documentation, processes and procedures. Whilst appreciating the need to measure, monitor and collate data to evaluate and analyse the operational effectiveness of a Data Centre. Undertaking the CDCAP® program provides students with current industry expertise and best practices to allow them to strategically plan and implement systems and procedures to undertake and manage the audit process. This program is a must and recommended for all Data Centre Management (Operations, Facilities, IT & Network) structures and the key supporting engineering and operational teams. 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. The CDCAP® also takes into account the requirements of the current BS EN 50600 and TIA 942-A standards, industry best practice documentation and codes of conduct. During the program students will also have access to current standards for reference purposes. The CDCAP® program is classroom based and led by one of CNet Training’s expert instructors.

Who should attend

This program is for data centre professionals with the technical experience within the varying mission critical environments of a data centre wishing to extend their knowledge, skills and certifications in this highly specialised area.


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

Students are required to bring a laptop with Internet Explorer (v.11) browser.

Course Objectives

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.


  • Internationally and industry recognisedLevel 5 BTEC Professional Certificate


  • Official Certified Data Centre Audit
  • Professional (CDCAP®) certification
  • Use of CDCAP post nominal title
  • Use of the CDCAP® logo

Certifications are a commitment to life-long learning and offer the perfect portal to ensure knowledge, skills and certification remain current and up-to-date. Each certification gained requires re-certifying every three years via a simple online system.

Additional Awards

  • Continual Professional Development (CPDs)

Course Content

The Certified Data Centre Audit Professional (CDCAP®) program is 7 days in duration, however it can be split into two units and taken separately: The Certified Data Centre Audit (CDCA®) – Core Unit is a 3 day unit The Certified Data Centre Audit (CDCAP®) – Professional Unit is a 4 day unit Combined: 80% Theory 20% Practical The CDCAP® Program consists of 422 pages of rich technical content. You must successfully complete the (CDCA®) core unit before moving on to the (CDCAP®) professional unit.

Classroom Training
Modality: G

Duration 7 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • United Kingdom: £ 3,995.-
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