- The Certificate in IS Consultancy Practice from BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, develops the consultancy skills and techniques an IT professional is likely to need to successfully deliver consultancy now and in the future.
Throughout the business and government, organisations are relying increasingly upon the support of specialist IS consultants to help in all aspects of their business. This support may be obtained from external consultancies or from internal specialist staff acting in a consultancy role.
IS consultancy projects include the provision of strategic advice, feasibility studies, product development, interpretation/analysis, solution testing and the provision of specialist technical services and expertise.
Most IS consultants have experience in the use of methods and practices which add value to organisations by improving business delivery. This expertise helps an organisation streamline current practices to save money, time, and effort and help focus resources on the right areas of the business.
To support IS Consultants, BCS offers the qualifications in IS Consultancy Practice. These certificates are designed to provide a progression route for consultants with the opportunity to achieve two certificates as outlined below:
These consultancy qualifications are suitable for those with a wide range of specialisms who wish to move into a consultancy role. Examples of these specialisms include: