What is a Certified IT Asset Manager (CITAM) training?
The three-day Certified IT Asset Manager (CITAM) training of The ITAM-Unit is based on training material developed by IAITAM (International Association of Information Technology Asset Managers). During this training you will gain in-depth knowledge of the discipline of IT Asset Management (ITAM) in the broadest sense. Following the training, students take an online exam by which they can achieve the formal status of Certified IT Asset Manager.
For whom is a Certified IT Asset Manager (CITAM) training intended?
The IAITAM CITAM training is intended for the more experienced IT asset manager. For those who are not IT asset managers, but are interested or invested in IT asset management and would you like to learn more about it, the CITAM training has particular value as well. For example, the training also benefits managers in the field of IT, IT assets, contract management, purchasing, IT service management, change management and IT security. No specific prior IT asset management knowledge is required for this training.
What do you learn during a Certified IT Asset Manager (CITAM) training?
During this three-day interactive training, participants become familiar with the discipline of IT Asset Management (ITAM) in the broadest sense. The topics discussed include the strategic value of ITAM – including Software Asset Management (SAM) and Hardware Asset Management (HAM), in-depth operational, legal and financial aspects, extensive best practices, ITAM and related technology, software licensing, audit defence and contract negotiations. In addition, participants gain in-depth insight into the business case behind ITAM and how to present it, the relationships between ITAM and other disciplines (such as IT Service Management, IT Security, Identity & Access Management, user provisioning and HRM) and in organizational processes around ITAM. The training follows the IAITAM 12KPA framework and is substantiated by practical examples and cases.
The benefits of participating in a Certified IT Asset Manager (CITAM) training
After this training:
- You know everything about the discipline of IT asset management and its benefits.
- You are able to improve the security of the IT assets within your organization.
- You have more control over the IT environment within your organization.
- You are able to see and mitigate the risks of IT assets within your organization.
- You know how to use the IT assets within your organization as efficiently as possible.
- You can use IT assets to achieve the general objectives within your organization.
- You are able to see and demonstrate the financial value of IT asset management.
- You have achieved the status of Certified IT Asset Manager.
Why participating in a Certified IT Asset Manager (CITAM) training of The ITAM-Unit?
At The ITAM-Unit we have over 20 years of experience in the field of ITAM. The ITAM-Unit is part of the IT technology and services provider DSE Group. Other companies within the DSE Group include The S-Unit and Provisior who focus on IT security and Identity Governance & Automation (IGA). These are disciplines that are closely related to IT Asset Management. We combine our knowledge of and expertise in these fields in our training to provide even more value for your organization.
A customized CITAM training
Every organization is unique. A unique infrastructure, unique business processes, unique IT assets and unique needs. That is why we also offer tailor-made CITAM trainings, customized to your organization. For example, we inform you about ITAM related trends and developments that are relevant within your market. In addition, you can determine where and when you want us to provide this training to your organization. For example, you can have a training in your own office on a day and at a time that suits you. And do you have specific wishes regarding the content of the training? We fully enrich the standardized training so that it offers the most value to you.
* For a customized training, a minimum of three participants applies
The price for participation in the training is € 2,000 ex. VAT per participant.
At The ITAM-Unit’s new office along the A2 in Utrecht (or alternative locations if required).
The training lasts three days and is held all three days from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.