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Designed to address the numerous issues plaguing professionals in managing hardware assets, the IAITAM Certified Hardware Asset Management Professional (CHAMP) Course follows the lifecycle of IT hardware assets beyond the scope of the cradle to grave analogy and discusses the business practices that can best be used to manage those assets efficiently and cost-effectively. Emphasis is placed on identifying the policies that enhance lifecycle management. In general, policies are only effective if developed by a cross-section of the impacted departments, are reviewed frequently to remain current and are consistently communicated and enforced.
Designed to address the numerous issues plaguing professionals in charge of Hardware Asset Management, IAITAM’s Certified Hardware Asset Management Professional (CHAMP) course follows the lifecycle of IT hardware assets and discusses the business practices that can be best implemented to manage these assets efficiently and cost effectively. Emphasis is placed on identifying the policies that enhance lifecycle management.
This course exposes the attendee to numerous concepts for ITAM that are relevant for both direct application and as a means of discussion for those persons who will implement, manage and direct ITAM initiatives for their organizations.
The CHAMP course consists of the following components:
- CHAMP Course Manual
- CHAMP Course Presentation
- CHAMP Instructor Daily Presentation and interaction with attendees – administered in-person or online
- CHAMP Comprehensive Online Examination necessary for achieving CHAMP Certification
- Basics of Hardware Asset Management
- The Power of ITAM Centralization
- Best Practices for Asset Standards
- Implementing a Program
- Project Planning
- Change Management
- Measuring Success
- Tools & Automation
- Repository Tool
- Discovery Tool
- Acquisition & Receiving
- Selection & Negotiations
- Managing the Inventory
- Management During Use
- IMAC Process
- Improving the Program
- Improving the Value of Assets
- Hardware Security
- Reuse & Disposal Processes
- E-waste Decisions
- Evaluating ITAD Vendors
he CHAMP Course is designed for those individuals with minimal to no experience in the field of Hardware Asset Management. It is essential learning for beginning IT Asset Managers and other IT professionals involved in Asset Management, resource budgeting, finance, software licensing, contract management and strategic planning. Although there are no prerequisites, some knowledge of contracts and hardware lifecycle management is encouraged. The course is followed by a certification test for those that wish to certify.
Test Score and time frame:
|Length of Test||3 hours|
85% or higher.