Accredited by AXELOS and PeopleCert The IAITAM Certified Hardware Asset Management Professional (“CHAMP”) course is designed to address the numerous issues plaguing professionals in managing hardware assets, and 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. It also focuses on one of the least developed processes for asset management, disposal management, and discusses the process for disposal, analysis of the costs and benefits to help you decide the best avenue to pursue, and the pitfalls to avoid.
This course is designed for those individuals with minimal to no experience in the field of Hardware Asset Management.
The 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.
- Certified Hardware Asset Management Professional (CHAMP)- Course Introduction
- IT Asset Management (ITAM) Profession Introduction
- KPAs Assessment Exercise Discussion
- Advocating for your IT Asset Management Program
- Setting up the Program
- Asset Standards
- Implementing a Program
- Using Automation
- Acquisition Processes
- Hardware Negotiations
- Hardware Contracts
- Vendor Management & Asset Identification
- Managing the Assets during Use
- Managing the Inventory
- Data Storage and Inventory Management