Knowledge Management Institute


e-Certified Knowledge Specialist

Online Certification in a KMI Special Topic

   Students wishing to go in-depth in a specific KM
   topic, can now do so at your desktop!  The online 
   CKS program is now available in several topics.

      Click for the CKS intro video! [01:20]

The CKS combines the core of the acclaimed CKM plus a deep
dive into a specialty area
, such as Taxonomy, Knowledge Capture, Information Architecture, Innovation, Social KM, and more!

Courses Available:
eCKS - Taxonomy and Search
eCKS - Knowledge Capture for Action
​eCKS - Information Architecture
eCKS - Social KM and Community Management - New!

See below for details and order information...

Who Should Attend

The Certified Knowledge Specialist is designed to meet the needs of:

  • New KMI students looking for a solid foundation in KM principles plus a "deep dive" into a special topic
  • Past KMI Grads holding either the CKP™ or CKM designation - also wishing to delve into a special topic

How to Earn your Certification                 

Order the self-paced e-learning program which includes:
        KM401 ("KM Foundation" 10 Hours/15 Modules) + Special Topic (Taxonomy, etc) + Online Exam
        Online access via USB or LMS
        Follow-along workbook for note-taking and desk reference

Study at your own pace, with no prescribed start/end dates.  Complete the two-part online, timed, multiple-choice certification test with a score of 70% or better.  You may retake the test - no charge - as many times as necessary to pass.  Your Certificate is ready to print immediately upon successful completion.

Further Enrichment:  The KMI Knowledge Hub

   Your KM learning doesn't stop when you achieve Certification.  As an added bonus, all
   Certification students receive a free membership in the KMI Knowledge Hub, designed
   as your "go to" location for:

  • Continuous Learning  – via "Hot Topics" Training Videos - presentations by subject matter experts on
    specialty areas relevant to KM practitioners
  • New Content – leverage new content and enhancements to the Certification program
  • Future Course enhancements - our Hub members will be the first to know when new/premium offerings
    are available!

Order Today!

eCKS - Knowledge Capture for Action

Details on the Knowledge Capture Course/Topic...

Standard Rate - US$1995.00

Government/Military and Non-Profit Rate - US$1795.00

eCKS - Taxonomy and Search

Details on the Taxonomy Course/Topic...

Standard Rate - US$1995.00

Government/Military and Non-Profit Rate - US$1795.00

eCKS - Information Architecture

Details on the Information Architecture Course/Topic ...

Standard Rate - US$1995.00

Government/Military and Non-Profit Rate - US$1795.00



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Phone:         (US) 1-866-360-IKMI (4564)
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