Certified Information Technology Professional
CITP® (Certified IT Professional) is designed to test the skills, knowledge and competencies required of the modern IT professional working at the entry level of IT. CITP® covers the fundamental processes of IT operations. CITP® candidates will become instantly productive having gained knowledge and understanding of the demands in today’s IT infrastructures. Their improved capabilities will deliver immediate results – increasing efficiency and significantly reducing the margin for errors.
This certification is intended for aspiring and existing IT professionals from entry level up to two years of actual working experience in IT, with basic knowledge of (operating) systems, network and/or applications, and service desk operations. It is also suited for people who are re-entering the IT professional world.
CITP® is the first level of the IT Training Framework. The IT Training Framework was developed by EPI and offers a career track at three levels - Professional, Specialist and Expert.
e-Competence Framework (e-CF)
The mapping of this certificate against the e-Competence Framework
|PLAN||A.4.||Product / Serivce planning|
|MANAGE||E.2.||Project / Portfolio Management|
|E.6.||ICT Quality Management|
|E.8.||Information Security Management|
Legend for coverage:
|General - The competence is covered at the level indicated|
|Partial - The competence is covered to some extent|
|Superficial - Relevant knowledge is covered to some extent|
|The competence level is available in the framework|
|The competence level is not available in the framework|
Evidence of training of CITP® by an EXIN accredited training provider.
- IT Strategy
- IT Organization
- Vendor Selection
- Project Management
- System Administration
- Service Management
- Business Continuity Planning
- Information Security- Quality
Examination type: Computer-based or paper-based multiple-choice questions
Number of questions: 40
Pass mark: 68% (27 out of 40)
Open book exam: no
Use of electronic devices permitted during the exam: no
Time allotted for the examination: 60 minutes
Please note that the exam is available in English only.