BICSI stands for Building Industry Consulting Service International. If you take a look at their website, they give the best definition of what their purpose is:
“BICSI provides information, education and knowledge assessment for individuals and companies in the ITS industry. We serve more than 23,000 ITS professionals, including designers, installers and technicians. These individuals provide the fundamental infrastructure for telecommunications, audio/video, life safety and automation systems. Through courses, conferences, publications and professional registration programs, BICSI staff and volunteers assist ITS professionals in delivering critical products and services, and offer opportunities for continual improvement and enhanced professional stature.”
In other words, BICSI helps define the educational standard for IT professionals to learn information technology systems. Cabling contractors, electrical engineers, manufacturers, system integrators and other IT professionals can join Building Industry Consulting Service International if they so choose. By becoming credentialed with this prestigious organization, you are always in the process of enhancing your knowledge and skills.
Possible certifications to obtain are:
- Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD)
- Registered Information Technology Professional (RITP)
- Electronic Safety and Security Designer (ESS)
- Network Technology Sytems Designer (NTS)
- Outside Plant Designer (OSP)
- Wireless Designer (WD)
Attaining any one of these certifications requires not only extensive preparation and passing exams that can take up to two hours; it also means remaining in observance of the strict standards of conduct set forth by Building Industry Consulting Service International once they are achieved.
Consumers need to know that the person or company they have selected for their IT issues has all the required knowledge to handle the job. At BTS, we expect to give our customers the best by expecting the best out of ourselves. That’s why rather than just rest on our twenty years of experience in the communications industry, we offer BICSI certified technicians to go with it.