About BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
We’re the professional body for computing and IT, supporting the industry since 1957.
We set the highest standards of professionalism and practice across the industry by sharing knowledge, assessing skills and developing capability tuned to evolving customer needs.
We’re a market leader for the new digital apprenticeship standards and the only end-point assessment organisation dedicated to IT and digital – providing apprentices and organisations with robust standards and assessment, career development tools and latest apprenticeship advice.
Credibility and commitment
Our 68,000-strong BCS membership community spans 150 countries.
Members benchmark their skills and knowledge by achieving professional registration, including RITTech and CITP (Chartered IT Professional).
On successful completion, digital IT apprentices are eligible to appear on the RITTech public register and with the post nominals AMBCS RITTech – demonstrating their technical knowledge, skills and professional competence as an IT professional.