Benefits of CITP status

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Becoming a Chartered IT Professional will give you the recognition and career opportunities you deserve.

Professional and employer recognition

Achieving Chartered IT Professional status with Certificate of Current Competence will give you industry recognition, enhanced professional standing and exciting new career opportunities. A recent survey shows how much employers value those employees who meet and uphold professional standards.

Industry credentials

The right to use the post-nominal letters 'CITP' after your name and the Chartered IT Professional logo on your personal stationery and business cards will reinforce your professional standing.

With your agreement, your name will be included on a public register, which is available through this website.

Networking opportunities

As a member of BCS, you will have full access to our extensive UK Branch network as well as over 50 Specialist Groups and many International Sections. You can also apply to become a BCS Chartered Assessor.

Knowledge and information

As a BCS member you will have access to over thousands of IT and business journals available in our online library and access to our online books service Safari Books as well as our online CPD recording tool.

BCS will also help you to keep up to speed with the latest industry developments by sending you our own 'ITNOW' magazine and e-newsletters.

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Video case studies

Watch two Chartered IT Professionals explain what motivated them to apply.