This Package is only available for students who are already DCAM accredited. If you have taken the DCAM course before in person or on-line, this package allows you to take the DCAM course again as refresher or to learn the latest in DCAM v2, followed by the certification exam. See below for details.
DCAM (the Data Management Capability Assessment Model) is the industry-standard, best practice framework designed to assist today's information professional in developing and sustaining a comprehensive data management program, and one that is a business and operational priority in their firm. DCAM was developed by industry professional members of EDM Council, the global non-profit association for data management. The DCAM model is used by a substantial majority of financial industry firms, including Tier 1 and Tier 2 banks plus regulators, with rapid adoption across other industries such as insurance, pharmaceutical and manufacturing.
The DCAM course provides a comprehensive perspective on capabilities needed to develop and implement a practical data management function. The curriculum is organized into eight core components covering over 100 essential data management capabilities and sub-capabilities. Each capability is supported by a series of requirement statements including specific objectives, scoring guidance, implementation advice and artifacts needed for evaluation of data management programs. The latest DCAM v2 Course includes new capabilities for provisioning of data to advanced analytics and AI/ML initiatives and includes data ethics.
You will learn:
The DCAM course is organized into its eight core components:
This course is geared towards:
This DCAM Certification package includes the course plus certification exam for students who are currently DCAM accredited in v1 & v1.3, or students accredited on v2 who want an online refresher of v2 course material along with the certification exam. Please note we will verify your status before giving you access to the course and exam. **This process may take up to 72 hours.** If you are unsure of your status please email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are not accredited and would like to purchase the DCAM Certification package
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Module 0. About the Course (9 min)
Module 1. Introduction to DCAM (19 min)
Module 2. Component 1 (24 min)
Module 3. Component 2 (49 min)
Module 4. Component 3 (28 min)
Module 5. Component 4 (23 min)
Module 6. Component 5 (32 min)
Module 7. Component 6 (46 min)
Module 8. Component 7 (19 min)
Module 9. Component 8 (30 min)
Module 10. Conducting a DCAM Assessment (24 min)
Module 11. DUG/DCAM Tools (15 min)
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This exam tests knowledge and understanding of basic concepts, principles, and terminology of prescriptive analytics.
Number of Questions: 25
Time Limit: 50 Minutes
Passing Score: 70%
Once you pass the exam, you will receive a Certificate documenting that you have demonstrated mastery of the DCAM topic.
We recommend that you take detailed notes and review the course material multiple times before taking this exam.