The Certified Knowledge Specialist (CKS)

Workshop + E-learning - KM Institute Certification Program

 

Students wishing to go in-depth in a specific KM topic, can now do so with the new Certified Knowledge Specialist program. 

The CKS combines the core of the acclaimed CKM plus a deep dive into a specialty area, such as Taxonomy, Knowledge Capture Methods, Information Architecture, and (soon) Innovation, Leadership, and more.

Topics Currently Delivered:

CKS - Taxonomy

CKS - Knowledge Capture for Action

CKS - Information Architecture
 
CKS - Innovation and KM
 
CKS - Leadership and KM
 
See Calendar of Events for Upcoming Classes
 

How Does it Work?

 

 
Start with the Online CKP Program - the core of the acclaimed Certified Knowledge Manager (CKM), and the foundation for all KMI Certification students.*
 
Then we dig deep into your Specialty of interest (Taxonomy, Knowledge Capture, etc), for a 2-day immersive experience.

Upon successful completion of the online exam covering both the CKP and your specialty, you are a graduate of the
Certified Knowledge Specialist Program!
 
*Already a KM Institute CKP or CKM Grad?  Earn your CKS by attending our two-day "Master Class" and completing the online specialty exam.  Contact us for details.
 

What Can You Expect?

Before, During and After

Not Just a 2-Day Workshop but a Complete

Blended Learning Experience

"Before"

  • Study the acclaimed Certified Knowledge Practitioner Program via Online E-Learning.

"During"

  • 2-day Intensive Workshop -  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Participate in lively discussions, hands-on, real-life scenarios, Knowledge Cafe's and other exercises.  Collaborate with students from various industries - government, military and private sector - from around the globe.
  • Follow-along workbook for note-taking and to serve as desk reference upon return to the office.
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, daily buffet lunch, coffee/refreshments.  We'll make sure you stay alert and don't go hungry!

"After"

  • Post-Class Assessment, administered online in the comfort of your own home or office.  No need to report to a testing center or pay extra for a proctored exam.
  • Access to Knowledge Hub, featuring KM Institute guest instructors, and future premium content as it is added.
  • Upon successful completion of your assessment, receive your official Certificate, recognizing your achievement of Certification.
  • Enrollment in the official KM Alumni Registry
  • Invitations to join the International CKP/CKS/CKM Alumni Association and Certification LinkedIn Groups - to facilitate your ongoing collaboration and connections with your classmates and other students globally.

 Click Here for Current Training Calendar, Locations and Rates


 
 

Questions?

Contact us!  Call: (US) 866-360-IKMI (4564), or email: training@kminstitute.org
Outside US: 703-876-6042
 
We are standing by to help!