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Careers and skills

Are you looking for your first or a new job? Or perhaps you're considering a change in your current role?

This section is loaded with information to help you with your career development.


Career development

To maximize your potential for lifetime employability, it is essential you maintain a high level of professional competence by continually upgrading your skills and knowledge.

BCS Professional Certification - learn new skills in specific business and IT areas which measure competence, ability and performance.

Browse SFIAplus - explore the industry framework for IT knowledge, skills and training, and plan your career development.

Continuing Professional Development - achieve your career ambitions in today's fast-changing IT world by committing to CPD.

Become registered (RITTech) - a new standard designed to recognise the talents of IT Technicians.

Career guides

Inside Careers - Information Technology
Graduate jobs and professional careers advice.

Returners and re-entrants
A good practice guide for IT employers.

Taking a break
Career break planning guide for people in IT.

Grow your network

Business People Using Digital Tablet In MeetingExpand your professional network and your perspective by attending industry events. They're a great way to meet new people, share ideas and learn new things.

BCS events calendar