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BICSI Data Center Design Consultant (DCDC)

This vendor-specific Certification is Offered By:
Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI)
Tampa, FL USA
Phone: 800-242-7405
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Skill Level: Foundation                          Status: Active

Low Cost: $545 (shortest track)               

Summary:
For individuals who have knowledge in mechanical, electrical and telecommunications systems and can apply that knowledge over the multiple facets within data center design.

Initial Requirements:
You must have a minimum of two years of approved and verifiable experience in the design and/or construction of data centers within the last six years. You must then complete an application, pay a nonrefundable application fee ($545), and provide 3 references. Finally, you must then pass the DCDC exam. The exam consists of 120 questions and has a 2-hour time limit. Note, the cost of the exam is included in the application fee. Training is available but not required.

There is a discount for BISCI members.

Continuing Requirements:
Certification is valid for 3 years. Within each three-year period, all DCDCs must obtain a minimum of 24 BICSI-approved continuing education credit (CEC) hours. These CECs must be of a technical nature and directly related to the particular area of specialty within the industry. The DCDC registration must be renewed every three years.


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