1300 130 447
internal and external
Source - HDI Report
About the Knowledge Base
Search all the Knowledge Base
Testimonial: I have found that the new HDAA Knowledge Base reduces the time it takes me to research industry stats & reliable information for the ITSM sector. It’s easy to use search functionality encompassing KCS principles, helps to filter & tailor my searches more accurately & there are numerous new services now available through the website. Every time I return to the site there is new information published. Very impressive.
Chris Powderly, Support & Services Manager, Allens
Desktop Advanced Support Technicians are trusted support advisors and advocates that focus on providing efficient and effective resolutions to customers as it relates to service requests, incidents, and problems escalated by the service desk and the business. This training focus on enhancing the image of the support organization by providing excellent customer service as well as increasing the productivity and capabilities of users, customers, and the business.
This certification validates that desktop and advanced technicians possess the required best practice knowledge and skills to provide quality technical support and guidance to stakeholders.
In the HDI Desktop Advanced Support Technician (DAST) certification course, participants will learn the skills necessary to deliver quality services in today's complex and evolving support environment.
Unit 1: Role of Desktop Advanced Support Technician
Section 1: Desktop Support Industry Evolution
Section 2: The Role of the D/AST
Section 3: The Value of the D/AST
Section 4: The Future of Desktop Support
Unit 2: Framework for Effective Service and Support
Section 1: Being a Business Liaison
Section 2: Understanding the Business
Section 3: Structural Components of the Business
Section 4: Strategy
Section 5: Services
Section 6: Service Level Management
Section 7: Standard Operating Procedures
Section 8: Business Alignment
Unit 3: Business Relationship Management
Section 1: Being an Effective Liaison to the Business
Section 2: Continual Service Improvement
Unit 4: Advisory Skills
Section 1: Advisory Skills
Section 2: Being a Technology & Process Advisor
Unit 5: Troubleshooting/ Problem Solving Skills
Section 1: Troubleshooting & Problem Solving
Section 2: Incident Management
Section 3: Incident Swarming
Section 4: Problem Management
Section 5: Root Cause Analysis
Unit 6: Essential Communication Skills
Section 1: Being a Customer Advocate
Section 2: Active Listening
Section 3: Voice Components
Section 4: Body Language
Section 5: Effective Word Choices
Section 6: Written Communication
Unit 7: Stakeholder Management Skills
Section 1: Stakeholder Management Skills
Section 2: Diplomacy
Section 3: Emotional Intelligence
Section 4: Empathy
Section 5: Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
Managing Your Career
The HDI Certification Exam is included in this Online Course pricing.
For pricing please to go to our Price Guide and apply appropriate member level discount or contact HDAA on T: 1300 130 447.
- View our Training Calendar.
- View our Training Courses.
- View our Learning Methods.
- View our Exam Information.
Cancellation & Transfer Policy.
For more information, please contact HDAA on T: 1300 130 447.
Click here to register for Training & Development Courses.
- Contact Us
- IT Membership
- Support Centre Association
- Comparison Guide
- Price Guide
- Membership Conditions
Training & Workshops
- Training Courses
- Recent Workshops
- Cancellation & Transfer Policy
- ITIL Training
- ITIL Foundations
- Support Centre Consulting
- Service Desk Consulting
- Help Desk Consulting
- Media Kit
- Update your details
- New account
© Copyright HDAA. All rights reserved.
HDAA - Energising the Service & Support Profession
Help Desk Association Australasia Pty Ltd trading as HDAA
T: 1300 130 447 T: +61 (0) 2 9986 1988 F: +61 (0) 2 9986 1330
E: email@example.com W: www.hdaa.com.au A: PO Box 303, Turramurra NSW 2074 Australia
ABN: 20 088 292 755
Our Services: ITIL | ITIL Training | ITIL Foundations | IT Membership | Service Desk Association | Support Centre Association | Support Centre Training | Service Desk Training | Help Desk Training | Support Centre Consulting | Service Desk Consulting | Help Desk Consulting
ITIL® and PRINCE2® are registered trade marks of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.
RESILIA™ is a trade mark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.
The Swirl logo™ is a trade mark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.
DevOps Foundation®, is a registered mark of the DevOps Institute.
HDI® is a Registered Trade Mark. HDAA is the Australasian Gold Partner of HDI®.
KCS℠ is a Service Mark of the Consortium for Service Innovation™.
SIAM™ is a registered trademark of EXIN.