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 - Information Architecture
How Does it Work?
Upon successful completion of the online exam covering both the CKP and your Special Topic, 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 4-Day Workshop but a Complete
Blended Learning Experience
- Study the acclaimed Certified Knowledge Practitioner Program via Online E-Learning.
- 4-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!
- 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.
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