CIPS and ActionTI are dynamic organizations focused on IT excellence through their work on public policy, setting standards within the profession and providing IT support to its community. National programs include:
- Certification of IT professionals (Information Systems Professional (I.S.P.) and Information Technology Certified Professional (ITCP) designations); and
- Accreditation of computer science, software engineering, and MIS programs in Canadian colleges and universities.
They also offer other benefits and services to its members ranging from a Code of Ethics and Standards of Conduct to educational conferences and networking opportunities.
In the evolving competitive environment of IT, the proof of your experience, your skills and the extent of your knowledge can influence your career path. Professional recognition offered jointly by CIPS and ActionTI - the professional associations for information technology in Canada - is the benchmark for integrity, professionalism and commitment to the Canadian IT industry. It sets you apart in the industry by recognizing your knowledge, your experience and your commitment to professional development and ethics.