This three-day course is for those interested in becoming SEI-Certified Instructors of the Implementing Goal-Driven Measurement course. This course introduces a method for identifying and defining indicators (i.e., graphical displays) and measures that directly support an organization's business goals related to product development, process improvement, and project management. This instructor training course is composed of lectures and participant presentations of Implementing Goal-Driven Measurement course material. Candidate instructors must demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the Goal-Driven Measurement method and have effective instructional and facilitation skills. Other required qualifications are specified at http://www.sei.cmu.edu/certification/measurement/igdm/.
A number of pre-course exercises must be submitted to determine if applicants are prepared to take this course. Accepted candidates must attend the instructor training course and afterward must receive a satisfactory evaluation during an observation by an SEI-qualified instructor while delivering a public course. Certified instructors may teach the Implementing Goal-Driven Measurement course within their own organizations or in other organizations, depending on their sponsoring organization's licensing agreement with the SEI.
SEI certification recognizes both current skills and a commitment to an ongoing learning process. An SEI Instructor certification is valid for a period of three years from the award date. In order to qualify for certification renewal, an ongoing commitment to professional growth and personal development must be demonstrated according to SEI guidelines. For more information about certification renewal please visit the SEI Certification Program.
This training provides an opportunity for experienced trainers and measurement professionals to become SEI-Certified Instructors of the Implementing Goal-Driven Measurement course. To be eligible, participants must have the following skills:
Participants will receive an Implementing Goal-Driven Measurement student workbook, including instructor notes, in advance of the course in order to prepare for in-class module delivery and exercise facilitation.
Days 1-3, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (U.S. locations)
Days 1-3, 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (non-U.S. locations)
The last day includes time for individual face-to-face feedback sessions.
Training courses provided by the SEI are not academic courses for academic credit toward a degree. Any certificates provided are evidence of the completion of the courses and are not official academic credentials.
Course Fees [USD]
U.S. Industry: $7200
U.S. Government/Academic: $5750
This course may be offered by special arrangement at customer sites.
Registration is not available for this course without completion of the application process to become an SEI-Certified Instructor for IGDM. Candidates will receive a registration form for this course with the certification acceptance packet.