IAITAM - Certified IT Asset Disposition | CITAD



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30/9/2024 (Monday)


On this accelerated IAITAM Certified IT Asset Disposition ( CITAD) course, you’ll build knowledge in the concepts surrounding IT Asset Management to support your business' growth.

In just 2 days, you’ll learn the many ways you can manage the IT asset disposal process within an organisation. You’ll also build knowledge on:

  • How to avoid the risk of data loss and public exposure
  • CITAD best practices

At the end of this course, you’ll sit the IAITAM Certified IT Asset Disposition exam, and achieve your IAITAM CITAD certification. Through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you’ll get access to courseware, learn from certified instructors, and train at twice the speed in a distraction-free environment.


The course is an essential learning requirement for those in the following roles:

  • Those responsible for ITAD programmes
  • IT professionals in Asset Management
  • Resource budgeting
  • Finance
  • Software licensing
  • Contract management
  • Strategic planning

Four reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 1-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 134.561 students saving more than one million hours since 2001


  • Section 1: Disposition Overview
  • Section 2: Disposition and ITAM
  • Section 3: Organisational Goals for Disposition
  • Section 4: ITAM Goals for Disposition
  • Section 5: Governance of Electronic Disposal
  • Section 6: Composition of E-Scrap
  • Section 7: Waste Management Laws
  • Section 8: Foundation for Disposal Management
  • Section 9: Policy Topics Relevant to Disposition
  • Section 10: Asset Standards Benefit Disposal
  • Section 11: The Role of Automation
  • Section 12: Data Security Governance
  • Section 13: Working with Vendors
  • Section 14: Selecting Vendors
  • Section 15: Due Diligence
  • Section 16: The Removal Process
  • Section 17: Software During Disposition
  • Section 18: Decision Factors for Retirement
  • Section 19: The Disposition Processes
  • Section 20: Financial Management & Measurement

Exam Track

As part of your accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

IAITAM Certified IT Asset Disposition (CITAD) exam

  • Number of questions: 100
  • Passing score: 85%
  • Duration: 3 hours

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This doesn't apply for online courses.
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. Just pay for accommodation, exams, and incidental costs.


There are no formal prerequisites for this accelerated course.

Are you ready to get certified in record time?

We interview all applicants for the course on their technical background, degrees and certifications held, and general suitability. If you get through this screening process, it means you stand a great chance of passing.

Firebrand Training is an immersive training environment. You must be committed to the course. The above prerequisites are guidelines, but many students with less experience have other background or traits that have enabled their success in accelerated training through Firebrand Training.

If you have any doubts as to whether you meet the pre-requisites please call 09 - 31 587 431 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants, who can help you with a training plan.


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