Mastering PLM

Become a Professional in Product Lifecycle Management

Mastering Product Lifecycle Management

Do you want to quickly learn the skills to successfully manage your own Product Lifecycle Management and engineering IT projects? With the PLM Professional framework, you will learn the basics for the management of complex systems and the value-creation chain of a product over the entire life cycle. You will also learn the basics in IT, business studies and soft skills.

With Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), companies can use procedures and tools for the control and management of all product-related information along its entire life cycle. The central challenges of today's product development are the efficient handling of product data and development knowledge. To achieve this, digital technology and modeling, information networking, software functionality, and processes and methods for decision-making must interlock seamlessly.

Our PLM Professional program teaches practice-oriented knowledge and skills in Product Lifecycle Management (PLM). We teach you to understand the methods and tools for virtual product development and digital factory planning and provide you with proven approaches for systems engineering, variant management and change management.

Key Take-aways

Concentrated knowledge: With the help of first-hand expert knowledge you will learn how to successfully implement PLM solutions and manage PLM projects.


Type of event Online training course (self-paced)
Duration approx. 15 hours of self-placed learning
Language English
Costs 949,– €
The fee includes the online courses as well as the certificate of attendance.
  • Learning videos
  • Tests: test your knowledge in short multiple-choice quiz
  • PLM Discussion Group: exchange with other course participants as you work your way through the course content.
  • Exercises: use your knowledge in a small case study

Engineering professionals, IT professionals, PLM and engineering consultants, Project managers, Team leaders and middle management


In cooperation with:

  • Fraunhofer Academy
  • EIT Digital
  • University4Industry

We can also offer your business individualized courses on your demand (online and face-to-face, on your premises or in our facilities). In case you are interested please contact Anna Pietsch (anna.pietsch[at] directly.

For more information about our online training program, please visit the Fraunhofer Academy website.