This 3-day course covers both the representations staged and continuous of CMMI®. The course, which has been updated to be part of version 1.3 of the CMMI® product suite, helps prepare participants to make valid judgments regarding an organization's implementation of the CMMI® process areas. Also, it is helpful in identifying issues that should be addressed in performing process improvement as structured by the CMMI® model. This course is a prerequisite for CMMI® assessment team members and the CMMI® intermediate concepts course.

The course will help participants to:

  • Understand the CMMI® product suite 
  • Locate relevant information in the model and begin to apply relevant information in the model for their organization 
  • Understand key concepts about model structure and important model relationships 
  • Be aware of the components of the CMMI® models and how they may be applied to their organization 
  • Apply CMMI® principles to meet their organizations' business objectives 

Course contents

Following key concepts and topics are covered: 

  • Introduction and overview 
  • Model-based process improvement and CMMI® 
  • Overview of CMMI® model components 
  • Model representations and institutionalization 
  • Product development 1and 2 
  • Managing the project 
  • Project and organizational support
  • Improvement infrastructure 
  • Managing quantitatively
  • Supporting complex environments
  • Tying it all together & PA scenario and case study

Who should attend?

The course is designed for meeting the requirements of the following audience: 

  • Systems and software engineering managers and practitioners, CMMI® appraisal team members, engineering process group (e.g., SEPG, EPG) members, software quality assurance team members and senior management. 
  • Members from organization who intend to implement in CMMI® in future 
  • Those who want to qualify for appraisal team training 
  • Future managers including management students 
  • Any other professional members who are doing research, innovations or consulting in process improvement practices. 


On successful completion of the course, participants shall be registered with Software Engineering Institute (SEI).

Upcoming trainings

Pune 17 - 19 May 2017

Training locations

Ahmedabad  Bangalore 
Chennai  Kochi & Trivandrum
Delhi  Hyderabad 
Jaipur  Kolkata 
Mangalore  Mumbai 
Pondicherry  Pune 

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