CITD is the third and highest-level course in the EPI IT Training Framework. It is a 5-day course designed to teach strategic IT leadership competences required in today’s unpredictable, challenging and highly competitive environments.
CITD is aligned with the latest European e-Competence (e-CF) Framework – addressing proficiency levels 4 and 5 (Lead Professional/Senior Manager/Principal/IS Strategist). In 2016, the e-CF became a European standard and was published officially as the European Norm EN 16234-1.
Directors and senior managers such as ICT Director, CTO, CIO, ICT Manager, ICT Security Manager, Business Information Manager, Enterprise Architect, ICT Operations Manager and ICT Consultant.
It is best suited for participants who have four years and above of actual working experience in IT, preferably working at the supervisor, team leader, manager and senior manager level. This includes individuals working in IT sales and consultancy.
After completion of the course the participant will be able to:
Service Level Management
Project and Portfolio Management
Business Continuity Management
Information Security Management
Internet of Things (IoT)
Audit and Compliance
The exam is a 90-minute closed-book exam, with 60 multiple-choice questions. The candidate requires a minimum of 39 correct answers to pass the exam. Candidates who successfully pass the exam will receive the official ‘Certified Information Technology Director’ certificate.
The CITD certificate is valid for 3 years, after which recertification is required. Please see the EPI Recertification Programme for available options.
CITD is world-wide accredited by EXIN.
*The CITD is scheduled for release in Q4 2020*