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Name of Course: CMMI® Overview

Course Number: 2169-JTC610

This course targets all individuals in an organization embarking on the journey to implement The Capability Maturity Model Integrated from the Software Engineering Institute. It gives an overview of the drivers of capability and the structure and format of CMMI® .

Target Audience:
People who need a base understanding of CMMI® and who may be impacted through process changes, assessment participation or who are part of an organization striving for a higher maturity level.

Pre-Requisities: None

Duration: 1/2 Day

PDUs: 4 PDUs


  • Understand the drivers behind process improvement
  • Understand what CMMI® is
  • Understand the role of CMMI® in process improvement
  • Understand the structure of CMMI®
  • Understand the organizational behaviors at the different maturity levels of CMMI®

Instructional Methods:
Includes a mix of lecture, discussion and individual practices.

Topics Covered:

Common Problems

  • Symptoms of problems
  • Why focus on process?

Fundamentals of process improvements

  • Classical views
  • The CMMI® premise

Maturity Models

  • Purpose
  • How to use

CMMI® Structure

  • Maturity levels
  • Process areas
  • Common features
  • Key practices


  • Why do CMMI®?
  • Lessons learned from other companies
  • How will it impact us?