IT Asset Management Foundation Certification


Course Overview:

Information Technology Asset Management (ITAM) Foundation course prepares you for the exam leading to being an optimal Certified Asset Management Professional, a comprehensive online examination for achieving CAMP Certification.

The use of technology in business has grown extensively over the past three decades and continues to grow exponentially on a daily basis. IT Asset Management provides you the means to achieve complete visibility to your IT infrastructure inventory, helping you gain an in-depth understanding of:

  • What systems and equipment exist?
  • Where components reside?
  • How are they used?
  • What did they cost?
  • When were they added to the inventory?
  • Whether they have an expiry date
  • How they impact IT and business services?

Key Features:

  • Experienced trainers with 12+ years of industry experience
  • Classroom/online training for 3 days
  • Real-life case studies
  • Study materials followed up by practice tests

When is Next Batch

We have batches every weekend in Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Banglore location. Please enroll from this link: Enroll Now

What I Will Learn

  • Introduction to IT Asset Management (ITAM)
  • Hardware Asset Management (HAM)
  • Software Asset Management (SAM)
  • Services and Cloud Asset Management (SEAM)
  • People and Information Asset Management (PINAM)
  • IT Asset Management Interfaces

IT Asset Management Foundation is a qualification that confirms a professional’s background knowledge in managing IT assets, within an organization’s strategy, compliance, and risk management policies. This qualification covers key components of IT asset management (ITAM).

At the end of this course, you will have gained the knowledge and skills to:

  • Understand the basic ITAM disciplines, concepts and definitions
  • Understand the ITAM issues and challenges
  • Understand how they can benefit your organization - from a financial, IT service and end user point of view
  • Understand the 4 key areas (HWAM), (SWAM), (SEAM), (PINAM) and how they are related
  • Understand the workflow and the key roles in the management of your IT assets
  • Relate the ITAM work frame to your organizational key business drivers


  1. ITAM Introduction:
  • Definition, purposes and objectives
  • Why do your organization need ITAM?
  • Introduction to the four key areas: Hardware Asset Management, Software Asset Management, Services & cloud Asset Management, People & Information Asset Management
  • The IT Asset lifecycle and its impact on your business
  • The key roles in ITAM - stakeholders, functions, roles and responsibilities
  • Typical business issues and challenges in the ITAM workflow
  • Introduction to ITAM best practices, ISO55000 and ITSM
  1. Hardware Asset Management (HAM) Introduction:
  • The concept, purpose and benefits of HAM
  • The HAM lifecycle in your organisation from acquisition through to disposal
  • Request and approval processes, procurement and lifecycle management, redeployment and disposal management
  • The placement of HAM in the ITAM ecosystem
  • Mobile device (asset) management aspects of HAM
  • The best practices of HAM (ISO and ITSM)
  • The tool reflections of HAM
  1. Software Asset Management (SAM) Introduction:
  • Definition and objectives
  • SAM best practices and framework
  • The business value of SAM
  • SAM from request to acquisition through disposal
  • Key roles and stakeholders in a SAM program
  • The placement of SAM in the ITAM ecosystem
  • The concept of compliance
  • The risks/costs related to software audits
  • Organizational pitfalls and challenges in the SAM process
  1. Services and Cloud Asset Management Introduction:
  • The concept of services and cloud services
  • The costs, challenges and benefits associated with Services and Cloud services
  • Definition and objectives within Services and Cloud Asset Management (SEAM)
  • The contractual issues as assets in SEAM
  • The pitfalls and benefits from SEAM
  • ITAM best practices in a SEAM context
  • The placement of SEAM in the ITAM ecosystem
  • Key roles and stakeholders in a SEAM program
  • Compliance in a Cloud perspective
  1. People & Information Asset Management (PINAM) Introduction:
  • Definition and objectives
  • How to define Information and People as assets?
  • Security and risk control (information sharing, employees leaving the organization, loss of mobile devices, access regulations, etc.)
  • BYOD in a People and Information Management perspective
  • How do mobile users use their devices and content? Benefits and pitfalls
  • Policy Setting - security policies for content, users and mobile devices
  1. ITAM Key findings and conclusions:
  • The best practices in the ITAM framework
  • How to assess and understand the ITAM maturity in your organisation
  • The interface between the four key ITAM areas (HAM, SAM, SEAM, PINAM)
  • Effective communication of your ITAM goals to the key stakeholders in your organisation
  • ITAM integration with the organisational key business drivers and goals
  • Evaluation
  • Exam preparation
  • Exam



Is It Right For Me

IT professionals - at all levels - who are interested in understanding how to build an efficient and effective ITAM program for their organization. It is relevant for all key personnel involved with the IT lifecycle. This foundation-level exam is ideal for management professionals involved in finance, risk, security or business continuity.

Target Audience:

IT Asset Management Foundation is intended for all key personnel in the organization involved in the IT lifecycle. Whilst this certification has an IT focus, it has been specifically designed for non-IT personnel in mind. Specific roles/responsibilities could include (but are not limited to):

  • Overall management
  • IT Manager
  • Procurement Manager
  • Financial Manager
  • IT Operations Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Process Manager
  • Contract Manager
  • Risk Manager
  • Business Continuity Manager
  • Security Manager

Pre-requisites and Cost:

There is no mandatory prerequisite to register for this certification course. Ideally 2 years of IT industry experience is recommended.

Standard cost for IT Asset Management Foundation Certification course is Rupees 26,000 per participant.

You can drop your query via. an email or you can call us for current discounted rates.

Benefits of IT Asset Management Foundation certification:

IT Asset Management provides the means to achieve complete visibility into the IT infrastructure inventory, helping you gain an in-depth understanding of:

  • What systems and equipment exist?
  • Where components reside?
  • How are they used?
  • How much they cost?
  • When were they added to the inventory?
  • Whether they have an expiry date

ITAM Certification

Examination Format:

  • Exam Format - Objective Type, Multiple Choice
  • Duration:1 hour
  • No. of questions:40 (Multiple Choice)
  • Pass mark:65%
  • Level:Foundation
  • Requirements:None


Training Delivery Style:

This IT ASSET Management Foundation Certification focuses on experiential learning. The material of this course is divided into 60-90 minutes of interactive sessions.

Not only this, if you are participating, expect yourself to get indulged with interesting group activities. By this, you will get a chance to put the theory into action.

This training will be nothing like any ordinary training you imagine. We follow a vast range of creative methodology which will allow you to wrack your grey matter and boost your energy up to participate. 

The key features of our training program would be:

  • Training sessions in a storytelling format
  • Exhibition of concepts with the help of professional examples
  • Self-analysis and group discussions
  • Case studies as the application of the concepts which were taught
  • Vibrant presentations along with individual and team activities
  • Post-training reading suggestions


IT Asset Management Foundation certification training will be delivered by accredited trainers. The instructors for this course are highly experienced professionals with 10+ years of combined industry experience and have trained more than 5000 professionals.

Their core expertise includes:

  • ITIL Consulting & Implementation
  • GAP Analysis, ISO Audits
  • Process/Service Improvement Using Lean Six Sigma
  • Process Definition, Implementation & Compliance
  • Process Hygiene (ISO 20000)
  • Quality Assurance & Program Governance


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IT Asset Management Foundation certification is valid for a lifetime. You don’t have to renew it again and again.

We provide practice tests for the IT Asset Management Foundation course as well as Q&A sessions and interactive group discussions.

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