BICSI revises Data Center Design Consultant program
Revised BICSI Data Center Design Consultant (DCDC) Program provides an in-depth overview of best practices for designing data centers.
September 9, 2019
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BICSI has released the final two pieces of its newly revised Data Center Design Consultant (DCDC) Program:
- DC102: Applied Data Center Design and Best Practices Training Course
- Data Center Design Consultant (DCDC) Credential Exam
Revised to reflect recent data center and technology trends, BICSI’s DC102 course provides an in-depth overview of best practices for designing data centers. During this five-day course, students are introduced to various data center infrastructure systems and may apply what they learn by participating in case studies, discussions and real-world scenarios. Students can also gain practical experience in ICT data center design best practices.
The new credentialing exam identifies the duties and tasks within many areas of expertise, including: Concept Planning & Analysis and Systems, including Architectural and Space Design, Mechanical and Electrical. The exam also expands into Information Technology/Ancillary Systems/Communications Connectivity, Data Center Operations & Maintenance Assessment, Security Assessment and Construction Administration & Commissioning.
Find more information on BICSI’s data center program and the DCDC credential at www.bicsi.org/DCDC.