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Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®)

4.6 out of 5 rating Last updated 23/07/2024   English

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3 Days

18 CPD hours


After completion of the course the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the ANSI/TIA-942 audit scheme
  • Describe the different certification programs
  • Define an ANSI/TIA-942 audit program
  • Review design drawings for conformity to the standard
  • Judge audit evidence to be a CAT-1, CAT-2, OFI, RFI
  • Create an audit report that conforms to TIA requirements
  • Review a CAR – Corrective Action Report
  • Understand the requirements and process for issuing certificates
  • Describe the requirements for certification maintenance
  • TIA-942 Accreditation Scheme
  • The ANSI/TIA-942 accreditation scheme
  • Standards
  • SDO – Standards Development Organization
  • TC/SC – Technical Committee / Sub Committee
  • Standards Development Process
  • Scheme Owner
  • Audit Organizations (RCB, CB, CAB)
  • Accreditation Body (AB, NAB)
  • Roles within a CB
  • Audit and Certification Process
  • Overview of audit process
  • Initiate audit
  • Prepare for audit
  • DCDV – Data Center Design Validation
  • DCCC – Data Center Conformity Certification
  • Report writing
  • CAR – Corrective Action Report
  • Issuance of certificates
  • ANSI/TIA-942 certification for data centers
  • Certificate maintenance
  • Audit steps duration overview
  • Audit Planning
  • The audit program
  • Planning the schedule
  • Audit preparation
  • Opening Meeting
  • Exercise: Creating an audit program, opening meeting presentation
  • Rating Levels Audit Criteria
  • High-level audit criteria considerations
  • High-level design requirements (Architectural, Electrical, Mechanical, Telecommunication)
  • Rated-1
  • Rated-2
  • Rated-3
  • Rated-4
  • Recap on Nonconformity Classification
  • Nonconformity classi¬cation
  • Major nonconformity
  • Minor nonconformity
  • OFI – Observation Form Improvement
  • RFI – Request For Information
  • Grading of nonconformity
  • Site Location & Architectural Audit
  • Key considerations
  • Fire Safety Audit
  • Key considerations
  • Physical Security Audit
  • Key considerations
  • Exercise: Review site planning, floor planning, physical security, ¬fire safety
  • Electrical Audit
  • Key considerations
  • Exercise: Review SLD – Single Line Diagram
  • Mechanical Audit
  • Key considerations
  • Exercise: Review SLPD – Single Line Piping Diagram, fuel supply
  • Telecommunications Audit
  • Key considerations
  • Exercise: Network routing review
  • Closing Meeting
  • Closing meeting
  • Exercise: Closing meeting presentation
  • Preparing and Distributing the Audit Report
  • Audit report requirements
  • Audit report distribution
  • Retention of documents
  • Exercise: Creation of audit report
  • CAR Management
  • Follow-up action on audit report
  • History log of nonconformity
  • Criteria for issuing a conformance certificate
  • Review of a CAR
  • Exercise: Review CAR response
  • Certification and Certification Maintenance
  • The full audit cycle
  • Surveillance audit
  • Recertification audits
  • Issuing of the TIA-942 DCDV/DCCC Certificate
  • Requirements of the certificate
  • Registration of the certificate
  • Additional course details:

    Nexus Humans Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®) training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

    This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

    Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

    While we feel this is the best course for the ITS Data Analytics course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

    Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

    FAQ for the Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®) Course

    Available Delivery Options for the Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®) training.
    • Live Instructor Led Classroom Online (Live Online)
    • Traditional Instructor Led Classroom (TILT/ILT)
    • Delivery at your offices in London or anywhere in the UK
    • Private dedicated course as works for your staff.
    How many CPD hours does the Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®) training provide?

    The 3 day. Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®) training course give you up to 18 CPD hours/structured learning hours. If you need a letter or certificate in a particular format for your association, organisation or professional body please just ask.

    What is the correct audience for the Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®) training?

    The audience for this course is any professional who aspires to become a TIA-942 Lead Auditor. Please note that the CTLA® certification does not allow the person to conduct a third-party audit and issue statements/letters/certificates unless he/she works for a TIA Accredited Licensed Certification Body and meets the other obligations as laid down in the auditor accreditation rules of TIA.

    Do you provide training for the Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®).

    Yes we provide corporate training, dedicated training and closed classes for the Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®). This can take place anywhere in Ireland including, Dublin, Cork, Galway, Northern Ireland or live online allowing you to have your teams from across Ireland or further afield to attend a single training event saving travel and delivery expenses.

    What is the duration of the Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®) program.

    The Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®) training takes place over 3 day(s), with each day lasting approximately 8 hours including small and lunch breaks to ensure that the delegates get the most out of the day.

    Why are Nexus Human the best provider for the Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®)?
    Nexus Human are recognised as one of the best training companies as they and their trainers have won and hold many awards and titles including having previously won the Small Firms Best Trainer award, national training partner of the year for Ireland on multiple occasions, having trainers in the global top 30 instructor awards in 2012, 2019 and 2021. Nexus Human has also been nominated for the Tech Excellence awards multiple times. Learning Performance institute (LPI) external training provider sponsor 2024.
    Is there a discount code for the Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®) training.

    Yes, the discount code PENPAL5 is currently available for the Certified TIA-942 Lead Auditor (CTLA®) training. Other discount codes may also be available but only one discount code or special offer can be used for each booking. This discount code is available for companies and individuals.

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    When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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