Get Chartered! Everything you ever wanted to know about Chartered IT Professional registration (but were afraid to ask)

Date/Time:
Friday 29 August 2014, 12.00pm - 1.45pm

Venue:
St Paul's Centre, Dumaresq Street, St Helier, Jersey, JE2 3RL

Cost:
Free

Speaker:
Paul David Jagger MSc PgDMS CITP FBCS

The Chartered Institute for IT, Jersey is pleased to invite you to this event hosted in conjunction with the BCS Learning and Development Specialist Group.

Synopsis:

Chartered IT Professional (CITP) is the Gold Standard of IT professionalism; a rigorous, standards based assessment of proven competence, conducted by independent peer assessors and revalidated every 5 years. Whether you have never heard of CITP before, or need that final push to apply, this talk will explore CITP from the perspective of a candidate who went on to become an assessor and now supports major employers of IT professionals in embedding CITP assessment in to their internal career development programmes.

Come prepared with all the questions you ever wanted to ask about CITP and put our speaker to the test!

Speaker bio:

Paul Jagger is a Learning and Development Business Manager and consultant working for IBM. He leads a business unit specializing in technology enhanced learning solutions for clients around the globe.

Paul has over two decades of experience in learning consulting; technology based learning design and development; technology enabled learning innovation; instructional facilitation; learning event, program, portfolio and project management; learning business management; people management; learning assessment and certification.

Paul is a passionate advocate of the critical importance of knowledge and skills as a competitive differentiator linked to business performance. Paul believes that knowledge and skills are the only sustainable competitive advantage in the knowledge economy and therefore learning must be embedded as a continuous, life-long and pervasive process ‘from the classroom to the boardroom’.

Paul has spoken at events hosted by the American Society for Training & Development, the Institute of IT Training (now the Learning and Performance Institute), BCS The Chartered Institute for IT, Learning & Skills Group, e-skills UK and the National Skills Academy for IT (UK), and the Skills Framework for the Information Age Foundation.

Paul is an IBM Certified Consulting Learning Specialist, a Chartered IT Professional (L&D), Fellow of BCS The Chartered Institute for IT, secretary of the BCS L&D specialist group, member of the Open University’s undergraduate ICT Program committee and member of the National Skills Academy for IT’s Training Quality Panel (an e-skills UK initiative). From 2007-2009 Paul co-designed and developed a postgraduate qualification in L&D with the University of Cambridge’s Institute of Continuing Education.

Paul volunteers with BCS as a Chartered IT Professional assessor (L&D and Project Management), and with the Worshipful Company of Information Technologists (100th Livery Company of the City of London) on their Education & Training Committee. He volunteers with the BCS on Professionalism Board and as the Secretary of the BCS Learning & Development Specialist Group. He is also the IBM representative on the SFIA Council.

Presentations

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