CIPS is pleased to announce our new Designation the AITP (Associate Information Technology Professional), which is targeted to recent graduates of IT related University and College programs, and signifies the beginning of their IT Professional Career.
AITP holders have successfully completed a relevant IT related program, abide by the CIPS Code of Ethics, and are committed to ongoing professional development. As AITP holders progress in their career and obtain IT professional work experience and knowledge they move along CIPS’ Certification Career Path and move towards the goal of obtaining CIPS’ I.S.P. (Information Systems Professional) and ITCP (Information Technology Certified Professional) Professional Certifications.
AITP Designation holders can use the post-nominal “AITP” after their name (i.e. John Doe AITP) and can easily share their AITP achievement with prospective employers and clients with CIPS’ New Online Certificates, allowing members to easily share their online Certificates, download them as a PDF, and post them to their LinkedIn profile.
Graduates of CIPS Accredited Programs
automatically qualify for the AITP and receive One Year of FREE CIPS Membership!
Apply Here: http://www.cips.ca/AccreditedGraduate
Graduate of Non-Accredited Programs
can obtain the AITP by applying for “Candidate Membership”.
Apply Here: http://www.cips.ca/candidate
To determine if your program was Accredited by CIPS please visit: http://www.cips.ca/accredited
Also please be advised that a new AITP application and requirements will be released in the near future to replace the current CIPS Candidate Membership application.
For any questions regarding the AITP please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.