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PLM Basics - E-Learning Course

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Transform your learning experience
and earn your PLM Basic Certificate
with PLM Education Focused on YOU!


For more than 35 years, CIMdata has been working in the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) industry. Our strategic PLM consulting services and research expertise are well known around the world for their best-practice-based content. CIMdata has leveraged its knowledge and experience to create the PLM Basics e-learning course as an integral part of CIMdata PLM Leadership— the PLM industry’s most comprehensive non-biased education and training offering for today’s PLM professionals.

The PLM Basics e-learning course is delivered through three self-paced, on-line educational sessions. Each session is one hour in duration and is taken at a time that is suited to the individual participant’s schedule. Each module has a related web-based, individual assessment. Successful completion of the course and associated assessments leads to a Basic Certificate of PLM Leadership and 0.3 CEUs.

The PLM Basics e-learning course is available to people working in industrial companies, PLM solution providers, services suppliers, financial analysts, and anyone interested in understanding PLM.

What does the CIMdata PLM Basics e-learning course Cover?

  • An Introduction to PLM
  • The Elements of a PLM Solution
  • Today's PLM Related Trends & Challenges

Watch the five-minute video below for an introduction to the course.

Why should YOU choose the CIMdata PLM Basics e-learning course?

  • CIMdata’s PLM Basics e-learning course allows you to experience CIMdata’s internationally recognized PLM education programs in a way that easily fits into your workload and schedule.
  • Short, self-paced learning modules allow you to get your education when and where it is most convenient.
  • Assessments of comprehension are completed after the each module and offer participants tangible metrics of educational value.
  • The format increases productivity and reduces opportunity cost.
  • The course provides an independent learning opportunity.
  • It can be accessed at any time and in any place.
  • The course eliminates travel costs and time out of the office.

Who Should Attend?

  • Executives & managers (industrial companies as well as solution providers)
  • PLM program sponsors
  • PLM program champions
  • Business process subject matter experts
  • Project leaders
  • Functional directors (e.g., it, engineering, supply chain, NPD, etc.)
  • Financial analysts
  • Technical editors and writers
  • New hires (industrial companies as well as solution providers)
  • PLM solution provider personnel

Private PLM courses are also available; for more information contact CIMdata.

Your PLM Education is Important. Choose CIMdata's unbiased, PLM Basics e-learning course to get you started on your PLM journey.

Take this Course

CIMdata’s PLM Basics E-Learning course leverages CIMdata’s internationally recognized five-day PLM Certificate Program for Industrial Organizations, PLM Software and Service Providers, and Systems Integrators.

Successful completion of the course leads to a Basic Certificate of PLM Leadership.

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