Who is it for?

  • The certification is targeted at experienced service managers that are juggling a variety of suppliers. The target roles include SIAM and procurement consultants, senior service managers, service management directors, senior project and programme managers and directors as well as more experienced business relationship, change and commercial managers that have been working with SIAM concepts, but that now wish to formalise their skills. Solution architects might also benefit.

Entry requirements

  • Candidates may find it beneficial to hold the BCS EXIN Foundation Certificate in SIAM™, but it is not mandatory. However, candidates will need to take accredited SIAM™ Professional training, as the practical assignments must be assessed by a trainer and successfully completed.

What will I learn?

  • The BCS EXIN SIAM™ Professional Certificate tests a candidate’s knowledge of the application of Service Integration and Management (SIAM) to situations and the candidate’s ability to further analyse the SIAM concepts.
  • Specific learning objectives of the SIAM™ Professional Certificate:

    • The discovery and strategy stage
    • The plan and build stage
    • The implement stage
    • The run and improve stage
    • SIAM practices across the stages 

The syllabus includes training objectives, details of modules and learning hours, plus a recommended reading list:

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How do I get this certification?

Training and exam (recommended)

Take this course with one of our accredited training providers.

How long will it take?

Classroom courses normally last three days.

Where can I study?

At a BCS accredited training provider near you.

How much does it cost?

Course prices vary depending on your chosen training provider and course format.

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Exam only (self study)

Ideal if you’re self-motivated and already know something about service integration and management.

How long will it take?

It usually takes a minimum of 21 hours to prepare for the exam.

Where do I sit my exam?

At any Pearson VUE test centre across the world.

How much does it cost?

Exam price: £228 (£190.00 + VAT)

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What format is the exam?

  • 90 minutes 'closed book' with 40 multiple choice questions
  • Pass mark is 65% (26/40)

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Download specimen paper (PDF)

This qualification is not regulated by the following United Kingdom Regulators - Ofqual, Qualifications Wales, CCEA Regulation or SQA.