DCE academy
with status


Next course:

6/16/2020 - 6/18/2020 guaranteed date
Frankfurt am Main
2,250 € (VAT excluded)
+ optional: 500 € examination fee (VAT excluded)

Evaluation and certification according to TSI


The two (and a half–day) TSI.PROFESSIONAL training teaches all necessary information regarding the assessment and certification of data centers physical security and availability according to Trusted Site Infrastructure (TSI) in context of the EN 50600. Trusted Site Infrastructure (TSI) is a proven method for the assessment and certification of the physical security and availability of data centers´ established in 2002.

The participants of this training have the option to complete the training with an optional exam. Successful completion of the exam and fulfilment of defined requirements will result to be awarded with the TSI.PROFESSIONAL status.

Contents of the training

In our TSI.PROFESSIONAL training the linked requirements and processes are presented in detail and the training participants gain deeper insights into the current criteria catalogs TSI.STANDARD and TSI.EN50600.

Participants will receive a good overview of the structure, application and differences between the TSI.STANDARD and the TSI.EN50600. Our trainers will respond to each participant’s questions individually.

The training shall enable the participants to

  • understand the TSI methods,
  • interpret properly the TSI evaluation and certification scheme,
  • apply the criteria catalogs in practice and
  • align the design in a compliant manner.

The participants can complete the training with an optional examination and if they fulfill certain defined requirements will gain a TSI.PROFESSIONAL status.

DCE academy

Your benefits

  • Award as a TSI.PROFESSIONAL (listed on TÜViT’s website).
  • Competitive advantages in bids for data center projects.
  • Better comprehension and interpretation of TSI contents.
  • Optimal preparation when intending to carry out a TSI/EN50600 project.

Target Group

The training program is directed at data center designers, data center advisors, general contractors as well as architects dealing with the design and construction of high available data centers.

However, the training can also be used by operators and users of mission critical infrastructures as an educational measure or for comprehending design concepts of third parties.

Theoretical part:

  • general introduction to the TSI inspection and certification programs
    • area of application
    • history of the criteria catalog and market development
    • contents and structure of the criteria catalogs
    • assessment method “Comply or Explain”
    • special features
    • TSI in the context of other inspection programs
    • differentiations among the TSI services
  • documentation requirements
  • importance, contents and structure of a security concept and a risk analysis
  • overview of assessment aspects, requirements and criteria in the context of EN 50600
  • certification process, the key questions on data center certification
  • processes during assessment/certification projects
  • correct interpretation of the planning evaluation report and the certification report

Practical part:

  • typical supply concepts according to TSI.STANDARD and TSI.EN50600
  • deeper insights into the assessment areas of the criteria catalog POW, ACV, CAB, FIR, CON, ENV, ORG, SEC, DDC, DOC
  • practical exercises and examples on individual trades
  • typical obstacles requiring special attention
  • exam (optional)


In addition, TÜViT offers an optional exam (multiple choice). The questions of the exam refer to the content of the training. The exam will be considered passed if at least 80% of the questions are answered correctly.

TÜViT will award a TSI.PROFESSIONAL status if the customer or the training participant meets the following requirements:

  • application for the optional exam
  • participation in the two-day TSI.PROFESSIONAL training
  • at least three years of relevant professional experience within a data center environment (as a data center planner, data center advisor, data center operator or similar); a résumé (with respective proof of qualification and/or experience) must be submitted
  • successful completion of the exam at the end of the training

The status will be valid for 24 months and can be extended by another 24 months by participating in a one-day TSI.UPDATE training.

An additional fee is incurred per person for participating in the exam. This fee is not included in the seminar price.

If 3 or more participants are registering of the same company then TÜViT can conduct the training and examination at your corporate headquarters. If interested please contact directly TÜViT.

Dates & Registration

6/16/2020 - 6/18/2020

guaranteed date


Location: Frankfurt am Main

Price: 2,250 € (VAT excluded)

+ optional: 500 € examination fee (VAT excluded)

11/24/2020 - 11/26/2020

guaranteed date


Location: Frankfurt am Main

Price: 2,250 € (VAT excluded)

+ optional: 500 € examination fee (VAT excluded)

Thomas Wawra

Questions? Please don’t hesitate to contact me:

Thomas Wawra

Thomas Wawra

Managing Director

Fax:+49 89 954399006