For learners looking to become proficient in e-commerce practices and site design, this package provides a comprehensive range of study modules, followed by examination. If the required passing score is achieved, it provides CIW E-Commerce Specialist certification. This is proof of your capabilities in this field, and could secure your place as an indispensable part of a web or marketing team.
This programme is a natural step from the CIW Site Development Associate course, and therefore assumes candidates already have an understanding of the foundations of web technologies, along with the ambition to master e-commerce strategies and site design. They are likely to be working in one of the following sectors:
Web and Graphic Design
Business from other sectors for which web technology is fundamental.
As the course progresses, candidates learn advanced methods for conducting business online, including the marketing and legal issues involved – plus the technologies and software which enable e-commerce specialists to excel in their work. This course and exam package is ideal preparation for progressing your career to the next level.
KEY LEARNING POINTS
The CIW E-Commerce Specialist allows learners to acquire and demonstrate a working knowledge of e-commerce strategies.
It teaches how to conduct business online and manage the technical issues associated with creating an e-commerce website.
Through a range of fascinating, in-depth modules, learners discover the similarities and differences between traditional and e-commerce, exploring e-commerce technologies up to a sophisticated level. Content includes:
Law and the Internet
Web Marketing Goals
Online Product Prmotion
Customer relationship management (CRM) and e-services
E-commerce site creation packages – outsourcing
E-commerce site creation software
Site development software implementation
E-commerce site development using commerce server
Creating an online catalogue
Inventory control and order processing
E-service implementation and support
Transaction and website security
Site management and performance testing.
The CIW E-Commerce Specialist exam (1D0-525) lasts for 75 minutes and contains 72 questions testing candidates’ knowledge of the content in the study modules – and their ability to apply it.
To pass the exam, candidates will need to achieve a score of 68%, demonstrating a range of knowledge and skills in this discipline.
ADVANTAGES OF THIS COURSE
Through the course, learners transform their existing knowledge of web technology and become advanced users of e-commerce practices and site design..
Certification – which is gained from passing the exam – is clear and permanent evidence of a high level of skill and knowledge in e-commerce practices and site design.
This increases your employability in a number of business sectors for which Internet technology plays an integral role..
CIW certifications don’t expire; once you are CIW certified, you retain your status forever, regardless of if and when we update the exam.
It is accessible for a wide range of professionals who already use the internet at work, from web Designers to IT Consultants, Marketers – and people in a wide range of other technology-focused businesses.
Upon completion, learners will have a new, advanced set of career skills including:
Designing and implementing commerce-driven websites
Identifying customer needs
Monitoring customer usage patterns
Determining order processes and service after sales
Considering how e-business solutions can increase sales.
Units of Study
Electronic Commerce Foundations
Law and the Internet
Web Marketing Goals
Online Product Promotion
Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and E-Services
E-Commerce Site Creation Packages — Outsourcing
E-Commerce Site Creation Software
Site Development Software Implementation
E-Commerce Site Development Using Commerce Server
Creating an Online Catalog
Inventory Control and Order Processing
E-Service Implementation and Support
Transaction and Web Site Security
Site Management and Performance Testing