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Translate Your Professional Expertise and Participate in Shaping an ICT Recognition Program

Do You Have at Least Four (4) Years of Working Experience in Information and Communications Technology (ICT)?

ICTC invites you to bring your professional expertise and prepare multiple choice exam questions for an ICT recognition program that complements existing vendor and professional certifications.

In collaboration with ICT industry, government, educational institutions and ICT professionals, ICTC and its partners are currently establishing a recognition program, I-ADVANCETM to validate and recognize the technical knowledge, industry experience, business and interpersonal skills of ICT professionals. Six ICT Designations are currently being developed. More details...

I-ADVANCETM will provide:

  • ICT employeeswith career paths and personal branding tools
  • ICT employerswith workforce development and HR planning tools

SIGN UP TODAY AND PARTICIPATE IN PREPARING EXAM QUESTIONS!

  • Provide insights into the nature of tasks that you perform
  • Take your professional skills to the next learning level
  • Become creators of a unique recognition program, I-ADVANCE™
  • Demonstrate your commitment to professional development and life-long learning

 

Upcoming I-ADVANCE™ Test Development Workshops 

 

For more information: i-advance@ictc-ctic.ca | 613.237.8551 ext. 131 | Online Registration

 

1. PARTICIPATE IN PREPARING EXAM QUESTIONS (TEST ITEMS)

(One-day workshops: Sign up for one of more days)

 

TORONTO, ON*

 

Date:       

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Venue:    

Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel

One Blue Jays Way · Toronto, Ontario M5V 1J4

Time:      

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

 

  What is... Test Item Writing?

 

2. YOUR OPPORTUNITY... To Review and Validate Test Items for six brand-new ICT Designations

(One-day workshops: Sign up for one of more days)

 

TORONTO, ON*

Date:       

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Venue:    

Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel

One Blue Jays Way · Toronto, Ontario M5V 1J4

Time:      

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

 

OTTAWA, ON*

Date:       

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Friday, March 25, 2011

Venue:    

Hotel Indigo Ottawa

123 Metcalfe Street · Ottawa, ON K1P 5L9

Time:      

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

 

* Workshop Info   

Each workshop starts off with an orientation session on preparing multiple choice exam questions using ICT Competencies. Under the guidance of the workshop facilitators, participants will write items in small groups. Participants can bring their own laptop.

Refreshments and lunch will be provided. Some travel and parking fees can be reimbursed.

 

ONLINE REVIEWS – Item Review Week March 21 – 25, 2011

Participants in test item writing workshops can also participate in the I-ADVANCE™ Online Test Item Reviewing. Please contact us for details.

 

3. BETA TESTING | STARTING APRIL 2011 

Please let us know of any ICT or non-ICT company or organization that should be participating! Ideally, we are looking for participation of teams of individuals who could work in the same or a variety of the domains* amongst them. The beta testing can be conducted on-site, at their offices. Beta Testers take the exam in order to test the items’ difficulty and quality. Results of the beta testing are used for determining the passing score for an operational exam. Time requirement: 2 – 2.5 hours.

*’ Software | Infrastructure | Quality Control | Hardware | Business Management | Technical Leadership

The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) is a not-for-profit sector council funded in part by the Government of Canada’s Sector Council Program. We are dedicated to creating a prepared, diverse and highly educated Canadian ICT industry and workforce.

 

 

  

CIPS Corporate Partners

The following organizations support CIPS' commitment to professionalism, ethics, and high standards for the I.T. professionCIPS thanks all its partners for their contribution. Become a CIPS Corporate Partner Today! - Send an email to info@cips.ca.


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