Certifications

All Certifications

More than a certification or curriculum publisher, CIW is an international Web technology skills-based standard adopted by professionals, academic institutions, governments and industry in more than 90 countries worldwide. Since 1997, CIW has educated more than 1 million students and professionals, and awarded more than 160,000 professional certifications through thousands of universities, colleges, high schools, learning centers and corporations worldwide.


At CIW, certification is at the core of our curriculum. We create our courses to prepare you for each high-stakes certification exam that proves your knowledge in a particular Web technology area. Each course can be taken individually as a stand-alone course or taken as part of a series that has been created to meet the demands of a particular career path . For information about the career path series for Web Foundations, Web Design, Web Development and Web Security please refer to the Career Programs section.

CIW Web Foundations Certification Series

CIW Web Foundations Certification Series

CIW Web Foundations

CIW Internet Business Associate

CIW Internet Business Associate

Certified CIW Internet Business Associates have proven they have foundational knowledge of important technologies that affect virtually every business. This certification is ideal for all students and professionals who use the Internet on the job.


CIW Web Foundations Certification Series

CIW Web Foundations Certification Series

CIW Web Foundations

CIW Site Development Associate

CIW Site Development Associate

Certified CIW Site Development Associates have proven they have foundational knowledge to develop basic Web sites using Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and point-and-click site design tools. This certification is ideal for students and professionals who want a career in Web site design or marketing.


CIW Web Foundations Certification Series

CIW Web Foundations Certification Series

CIW Web Foundations

CIW Network Technology Associate

CIW Network Technology Associate

The CIW Network Technology Associate certification proves your mastery of the basics of networking and prepares you for further study in the specialty of your choice.



CIW Web Foundations Certification Series

CIW Web Foundations Certification Series

CIW Web Foundations

CIW Web Foundations Associate

CIW Web Foundations Associate

Certified CIW Web Foundations Associates have validated their understanding of important technologies that affect virtually every business, including foundational Internet business, data networking and Web site design skills. This certification is ideal for all professionals who use the Internet on the job. Once certified, these individuals are ready to pursue specialties in Web design, e-commerce, JavaScript, databases and other fields.

CIW Web and Mobile Design Certification Series

CIW Web and Mobile Design Certification Series

CIW Web and Mobile Design

CIW Advanced HTML5 & CSS3 Specialist

CIW Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 Specialist

The CIW Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 Specialist certification exam validates essential HTML5, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and JavaScript knowledge. These technologies, sometimes known as the Web development trifecta, can be combined to create Web pages that easily adapt to smartphones, tablets, gaming devices and smart TVs, as well as to traditional PCs.

CIW Web Development Certification Series

CIW Web Development Certification Series

CIW Web Development

CIW JavaScript Specialist

CIW JavaScript Specialist

The CIW JavaScript Specialist certification exam validates knowledge of the JavaScript language to design client-side, platform-independent solutions. These specialized Web language skills can help you begin or grow a career in advanced Web development and technologies.


CIW Web and Mobile Design Certification Series

CIW Web and Mobile Design Certification Series

CIW Web and Mobile Design

CIW E-Commerce Specialist

CIW E-Commerce Specialist

To stand out as an increasingly valuable member of a Web or marketing team, you need a working knowledge of e-commerce standards. The E-Commerce JavaScript Specialist certification exam validates knowledge of e-commerce practices, tools, technologies and business considerations.


CIW Web Development Certification Series

CIW Web Development Certification Series

CIW Web Development

CIW Database Design Specialist

CIW Database Design Specialist

The CIW Database Design Specialist certification exam validates introductory vendor-neutral knowledge of database functions and products, Structured Query Language (SQL) and database optimization through normalization, for individuals planning to pursue product-focused database specialization.


CIW Web Development Certification Series

CIW Web Development Certification Series

CIW Web Development

CIW Perl Specialist

CIW Perl Specialist

The CIW Perl Specialist certification exam validates knowledge of the Perl programming language in Web application development. These specialized Web language skills can help you begin or grow a career in advanced Web development and technologies.


CIW Web Development Certification Series

CIW Web Development Certification Series

CIW Web Development

CIW Web Development Professional

CIW Web Development Professional

The CIW Web Development Professional certification is an ambitious journey for the individual who wants to excel in a career in Web and IT technologies. This advanced certification validates knowledge and skills in an essential combination of a front-end scripting language, a back-end programming language and the skills to integrate them with a database. Because of this diversity, certified CIW Web Development Professionals will become valuable corporate IT team members.

CIW Web Security Certification Series

CIW Web Security Certification Series

CIW Web Security

CIW Web Security Associate

CIW Web Security Associate

Certified CIW Web Security Associates have proven that they can secure a network from unauthorized activity. This certification exam validates knowledge of security principles such as establishing an effective security policy, and of the different types of hacker activities that you are most likely to encounter. Individuals with these security skills can pursue or advance careers in many aspects of online and network security.

CIW Web Security Certification Series

CIW Web Security Certification Series

CIW Web Security

CIW Web Security Specialist

CIW Web Security Specialist

Candidates who pass the CIW Web Security Associate Exam along with ONE of the approved certification exams from third-party security training providers earn the foundational CIW Web Security Specialist milestone certification.



CIW Web Security Certification Series

CIW Web Security Certification Series

CIW Web Security

CIW Web Security Professional

CIW Web Security Professional

Candidates who pass the CIW Web Security Associate Exam along with TWO of the approved certification exams from third-party security training providers earn the advanced CIW Web Security Professional milestone certification.