APC DU0-001 : Data Center University Associate Certification Exam
The APC DU0-001: Data Center University Associate Certification exam will consist of multiple choice, multiple response, and drag & drop questions. It will cover knowledge of Data Center infrastructure and related elements. This exam is meant for individuals that will participate in designing/upgrading the NCPI layer of the Data Center.
Candidates can review the APC DU0-001 exam blueprint for the Associate level exam, which goes over basic exam information and a general topic outline. It is available to read at the Schneider-Electric website. No prerequisites are required.
Participants are required to know the basic terminology and concepts related to power and cooling. The role of power distribution, the fundamental principles of generators, data center cooling architectures, and air distribution techniques should be adequately described. Participants should also have knowledge of management (including NCPI challenges and specific management strategies for EMS and BMS), cabling, common rack types and standards, and common physical security principles.