Change Management & Control Online Course & Certificate

20 contact hours
Used For:
2 Continuing Education Units
Course and Certificate:

Change control is a systematic approach to managing all changes made to a product or system in a controlled and coordinated manner. The purpose is to ensure that no unnecessary changes are made, that all changes are documented, that services are not unnecessarily disrupted and that resources are used efficiently. “Change Control” is a course that provides students with a comprehensive overview of how to effectively identify, qualify, manage, implement, and document changes.

After completing Change Management & Control, students will be equipped with a basic understanding of the following:

  • what is change control
  • how to manage change control
  • considerations for change control
  • how to document change


No coursework or experience is required.


 Students will be assigned 5 homework assignments, and 1 final exam. 


  • Define the change
  • Define change importance
  • Define change complexity


  • Risk assessment
  • Qualify the change
  • Validate the change


  • Assigning a delivery team
  • Plan development

Build / Test

  • Build the solution
  • Test the solution
  • Approval


  • Implement the solution

Close / Gain Acceptance

  • Quality review
  • Change control records and documentation
  • Project reassessment- if needed


 This course is Instructor-led and delivered through our award-winning online Learning Management System.