Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) – DAMA DMBoK2

 Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) – DAMA-DMBoK2

– de gold standard in data management

In this 3-day data management professional training (with exam), you will be trained for the worldwide recognized, independent CDMP (Certified Data Management Professional) exam of DAMA International. The certification was developed by DAMA International*. DAMA International provides the exams and maintains the status of certified professionals.

DAMA-DMBoK2 is a framework of processes, techniques and methods for  data management, from strategic to  operational level.

The Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) exam is available online as well as in the classroom and internationally tested for the latest version of the Data Management Body of Knowledge (DAMA-DMBoK2).

Connected Data Academy is selected partner of DAMA Nederland (chapter of DAMA International) for individual CDMP certification


About DAMA International
DAMA (Data Management Association) International is a worldwide known and recognized non-profit organization of data management professional. DAMA International has numerous chapters worldwide, including the Netherlands (DAMA NL, www.dama-nl.org).



3 days+ online exam (2 hours)

€ 1.995,00 excl. VAT + exam costs (€ 300,00 excl. VAT optional re-exam € 200,00 excl. VAT)


Management & Governance

Dec 14,15,16 ’21
Feb 08,09,10 ’22
Apr 05,06,07 ’22
Jun 28,29,30 ’22
Sep 20,21,22 ’22
Nov 28,29,30 ’22

From 4 participants we can provide the CDMP in-house training. Made-to-measure.

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Data Management covers the broad field of techniques and methods to manage (complex) data in a safe, reliable and efficient way and to make it available for analysis and control.

DMBoK2 is a framework of processes, techniques and methods for organizing data management from strategic to operational level.
It provides insight, direction and guidance and is consistent with the current way of working within an organization.

The 3-day Training Certified Data Management Professional covers all aspects of the fraework, teaches you how to apply the DAMA-DMBoK2 framework, and prepares you for the Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) exam. The training covers all disciplines identified by the international standard DAMA- DMBoK2.


For whom is this data management training plus CDMP certification important?
Data management consists of the broad field of techniques and methods to manage and make available the right amounts of complex data in a secure, reliable and efficient way for analysis, strategic decision-making and control. The Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) training is therefore important for all professionals involved in data management within the organization.

In terms of officers we are thinking of: Chief Data Officers (CDO’s), CIO’s, CAO’s, information-managers, data architects, data stewards, data governance managers, data quality managers, data owners, IT managers, data-analysts, Data Warehouse (DWH) managers, Business Intelligence (BI) professionals, data security managers, database administrators, data-integration specialists, data scientists, Data Protection Officers (DPO’s), Privacy Officers (PO’s), information-, application- and solutions architects, business analysts, project/program managers and many other (data) professionals.


What is the purpose of this Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) training?
The aim of this CDMP training is to be trained as a data management professional in the fields of data architecture, data quality and data governance. In addition, we make sure you are optimally prepared for DAMA International’s Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) exam.

The teachers give you an up-to-date, conceptual and practical insight into the design and content of DAMA-DMBOK2 and take into account the new role of ‘data as an asset’, the modern data architecture and the far-reaching personalization of data and analytics, which means you need much more control over data. The training’s provided with many practical examples, use cases, demo’s and workshops.


Your results afterwards:

• You understand the value of Data (“Data as an Asset”)
• You can position Data Governance and Data Management
• You are familiar with the Data Management Body of Knowledge (DMBoK2) framework for Data Management
• You are familiar with different methods of data management
• You have knowledge of the different data management disciplines
• You can place the meaning of data in the broadest sentence of the word
• You know what aspects can or cannot be used/important for your organization
• You know how to use data as a stable and consistent strategic tool
• You have an up-to-date, conceptual and practical insight to work on an organization-wide data-driven basis
• You have initiated an action/project plan at individual and/or organizational level
• You are prepared for the CDMP Data Management Fundamentals exam




During the 3-day Training Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP), the various Data Management themes’s are discussed centered around the central theme of Data Governance. The focus’s the coherence between the various themes and the creation of a consistent and strategic business instrument. At the same time, you will learn which theme’s are usable/important for your organization and how they are then incorporated into an action/projectplan.

The CDMP exam consists of 14 parts. Below you will find these parts including the percentage that make up the relevant parts of the exam. This distribution is taken into account during the training:

    1. Data management process – 2%
    2. Big data – 2%
    3. Data architecture – 6%
    4. Document and content management – 6%
    5. Data ethics – 2%
    6. Data governance – 11%
    7. Data integration and interoperability – 6%
    8. Master and reference data management – 10%
    9. Data modelling and design – 11%
    10. Data quality – 11%
    11. Data security – 6%
    12. Data storage and operations – 6%
    13. Data Warehousing (DWH) and Business Intelligence (BI) – 10%
    14. Metadata management – 11%

    Day 1 – DAMA-DMBoK2 part 1
    • Introduction Data management, data governance and data architecture
    • Data management: The relationship with DAMA-DMBOK2 and the role of data governance
    • The backgrounds of DMBOK as a framework
    • Introduction of the Knowledge areas
    • The new role of data: ‘gegevens as een asset’
    • Context diagrams, which create action plans for implementation
    • Metadata, reference and master data, Data Warehousing (DWH) and Business Intelligence (BI)
    • Various workshops

    Day 2 – DAMA-DMBoK2 part 2
    • Introduction and expensing of the knowledge areas Metadata, Reference and Master Data, Data Warehousing (DWH) and Business Intelligence (BI)
    • Introduction and expensing of the knowledge areas Data Modelling and Design, Data Quality, Data Integration, Storagae and Security
    • Various workshops

    Day 3 – DAMA-DMBoK2) part 3 + pre exam
    • Introduction and expensing of the knowledge areas documents and content management, big data and data science, data privacy and ethics
    • Introduction and applicationa DAMA Data Management Maturity Model
    • Various workshops• Various workshops


    Preparation for the Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) exam
    At the end of the training, we will schedule THE online certification exam of DAMA International with you. We take care of your registration and take care of all the administrative costs.

    During the training you will receive the book DMBoK2, which must be studied during the training and before examination


    Our courses are conducted by experienced teachers who have earned their mark in the practice of advice and are certified Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP).

    The variety of workshops and the extensive experience of the teachers who are still actively involved in numerous data projects creates an interaction in which theory and practice are inextricably linked.


    • Erik Fransen
    • Ferry Eijgel
    • Antoine Stelma
    • Philip du Maine

    CDMP Exam – Data Management Fundamentals
    The internationally recognized (English) Data Management Fundamentals exam consists of 100 multiple choice questions and tests knowledge in the well-known DAMA knowledge areas as they appear in THE DAMA Framework, plus Data Ethics and Big Data. The exam is taken online and can be scheduled individually at a time to be chosen by the participants themselves. You must take the exam within 90 minutes. If English is not your native language, you will get 20 minutes extra time.

    The CDMP exam is an online open book exam and the minimum score to pass is 60%. If you fail the exam the first time, you can take the exam again immediately.
    The cost of the exam is € 300,00 excluding VAT and is not included in the course price. The costs for a re-examination are € 200,00 excluding VAT and are not included in the course price. The CDMP certification is valid for 3 years.


    DAMA-DMBoK2 book
    THE DAMA-DMBoK2 book is provided to the participants during the training and forms the basis for the preparation of the exam in conjunction with the training. The cost of the book is included in the course price.



    Registration form Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) - DAMA DMBoK2





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