Partner Information — CIW

CIW by Certification Partners is a unique, skills-based education programme for student and professional development in the internet and web training space. CIW has served more than one million students and professionals worldwide, issuing more than 159,000 IT Certifications. CIW is taught by schools, colleges and career education centres, and is recognised in 62 countries globally by governments, industry organisations and corporations.

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How SQA qualifications link to CIW

The Professional Development Award in Web Technologies: Fundamentals at SCQF level 7 is included within the HNC/D Interactive Media awards. The PDA qualification is mapped to CIW (Certified Internet Webmaster) curriculum which will prepare an HN candidate to the level required to undertake the associated vendor certified examination(s).  Candidates who have already achieved the associated CIW vendor certification are eligible for full credit transfer into associated HN units which are part of the Professional Development Award which sits within the current HNC/D Interactive Media awards. Further information can be found in the qualification Arrangements document.

“Certification Partners, owners of the CIW ( certification program is proud to be a member of DIVA. We jumped at the chance to be a part of the alliance, because we share a common goal — providing students with a chance to obtain cutting-edge IT skills so that they can innovate and contribute in the workplace."

Marjorie Quigley, Regional Director Certificated Partners, CIW

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To find out more about how SQA qualifications relate to industry recognised qualifications, contact the Diva Team today.