Cisco Customer Success Manager (DTCSM)

The Cisco Customer Success Manager (DTCSM) v2.2 course gives you the confidence and competence to fulfill the Customer Success Manager (CSM) role successfully, helping your customers realize value from their solutions and achieve their business outcomes. The course offers experiential learning through practical exercises using situations based on real-life use cases and case studies. In this highly interactive course, you can practice and gain confidence in fulfilling core tasks using best-practice tools and methodologies while receiving feedback from the facilitator and your peers.

This course is based on understanding the customer lifecycle and how to optimize that journey, increasing the value realized by the customer, and maximizing your likelihood to maintain their loyalty and renew or expand their business opportunities. The course helps you prepare for the 820-605 Cisco Customer Success Manager (CSM) exam. By passing this exam, you earn the Cisco Customer Success Manager Specialist certification.

Course Information

Price: $2,200.00
Duration: 3 days
Certification: Cisco Customer Success Manager Specialist
Exam: 820-605 CSM
Learning Credits: 22
Course Delivery Options

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Train face-to-face with the live instructor.

Access to on-demand training content anytime, anywhere.

Attend the live class from the comfort of your home or office.

Interact with a live, remote instructor from a specialized, HD-equipped classroom near you. An SLI sales rep will confirm location availability prior to registration confirmation.

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This course has no formal prerequisites, but we recommend that you have:

  • Experience working with customers to determine, measure, and deliver business outcomes through the implementation of technology


Target Audience:

  • Individuals preparing for the Cisco Customer Success Manager Specialist certification
  • Individuals who have experience working with customers to determine, measure, and deliver business outcomes through the implementation of technology


Course Objectives:

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the role of the Customer Success Manager
  • Describe the tools that the Customer Success Manager uses to ensure customer experience
  • Describe the lifecycle approach to customer experience


Course Outline:

Course Outline

  • Transition to Subscription Economy
  • Customer and Industry Trends
  • Defining Customer Success and the CSM Role
  • Engaging the Customer for Success
  • Engaging the Customer for Success
  • Addressing Barriers
  • Customer Success Management Activities
  • Success Plan Elements
  • Customer Success Management Activities