Appropriately functioning ICT systems are crucial for social and economic development. The EUCIP (European Certification of Informatics Professionals) certification programme is a professional certification and competency development scheme, aimed at informatics professionals and practitioners. It consists of a core certification as well as a standalone certification for IT Administrators.
The overall goals of the EUCIP programme are to:
- define an industry-driven vocational structure for the informatics profession
- establish a sustainable European services network for informatics competence development
- contribute to closing the ICT professional skills gap in Europe
- offer a vehicle for competency enhancement for the ICT profession