Educational Partner Courses

AFCOM has partnered with industry recognized and worldwide providers of high-quality Data Center and IT infrastructure training and professional certifications. As part of an AFCOM Membership, you will receive exclusive discounts on select training and certification programs from these following educational partners: AFCOM EDUCATIONAL PARTNERS


Critical Environments Technician (CET) 
With a focus on operating and maintaining the critical environment, the Critical Environments Technician 2-day course is a great way to start of your professional development opportunities at Data Center World New Orleans 2016.  The course is intended for those whose job includes that of the Technician in the data center or other critical environment. Over the 2 days the course covers the topics listed below and includes practical activities that focus on problem solving – much more than a lecture!  

The certification exam can be challenged online at your convenience.  The exam is included in the course fee.  

Special pricing for DCW – List price $2,195.00 USD.  Special DCW price – $1,756.00 (20% off)  Register here:  Use Discount Code:  DCW-16

Schedule:  Sunday and Monday, September 11-12, 2016.  8:30 AM – 4:30 PM.
Questions? Call 866-765-8321 or email  

Course Outline: 
1.    Documentation / CMMS 
2.    HVAC / Chiller Plants 
3.    Power Generation 
4.    Power Distribution 
5.    UPS, ATS, and ASTS 
6.    Security, Fire & Life Safety 
7.    Servers, Networking & Design 
8.    Capacity Planning & Reporting