ESRI har spurgt til om folk ville være interesserede hvis de lavede et certificeringsprogram - og feed back var positivt. Det var for nogle år siden og man har ikke hørt mere til det siden så man skal sikkert ikke forvente mere fra den front ... Faldt i stedet over nedenstående side ... Jeg ved ikke umiddelbart hvad man som dansk GIS professionel skal bruge det til, men hvis man ønsker at gøre karriere i udlandet måske ...
Years back ESRI asked people if they would join a certification program if they made one - the answer was as I recall very positive. nothing has emerged since so ESRI must have put it aside ... I stumbled over the GISCI web site last night and that might be a good replacement ... however, I'm not sure if it would do me any good unless i wanted to work abroad ...
The GIS Certification Institute (GISCI) is a tax-exempt not-for-profit organization that provides the geographic information systems (GIS) community with a complete certification program. GISCI offers participants from the first early years on the job until retirement a positive method of developing value for professionals and employers in the GIS profession.
Policy Statement on GIS Professional Certification
This document explains what GIS professional certification signifies and why it is GISCI's preferred method of professional regulation.
Certifying GIS Professionals: Challenges and Alternatives
by Nancy Obermeyer, GISP
First published in the URISA Journal in 1993. This article helped moved the concept of GIS certification forward.
A GIS Code of Ethics: What Can We Learn from Other Organizations?
by William J. Craig, GISP
First published in the URISA Journal in 1993.
Read more: http://www.gisci.org/