BICSI Data Center Design Consultant (DCDC) Program

Released in 2011, the BICSI Data Center Design Consultant (DCDC) was created to recognize those individuals who have demonstrated both the knowledge and ability to apply it over the multiple facets within data center design

To sit for the DCDC credential examination, you must have:

  • A minimum of two years of approved and verifiable experience in the design and/or construction of data centers. Experience must be within the last six years.

The DCDC exam is based on content found in BICSI 002-2011, Data Center Design and Implementation Best Practices, BICSI’s Network Systems and  Commissioning ( NSC ) Reference, Electronic Safety and Security Design Reference Manual (ESSDRM), 2nd edition (Chapters 3 and 13). It is a 2 hours, 100 questions, closed-book and multiple choice exam.