About TickITplus

TickITplus is the successor to the TickIT ‘sector scheme’ which was introduced in the early 1990’s to encourage greater focus on quality within the IT industry.  The new scheme has been developed by members of the Joint TickIT Industry Steering Committee.

The committee, comprising representatives from a cross section of the IT industry and other IT interest groups, was established in 2006 under the British Standards Institute’s Standards Policy and Strategy committee; with prime responsibility for standardization, international harmonization, certification, accreditation for the IT industry.  

T+ Implementation Notes about the Capability Level concept.

Requirements for Assessors & Practitioners

This free document provides the requirements that need to be met in order to deliver accredited TickITplus training courses. It also specifies the requirements for the independent examination of TickITplus Assessors and Practitioners.

Topics covered include:

  • the content, selection and monitoring of training courses and their providers
  • covers also the grading and registration of auditors and practitioners
  • auditor assessment and registration
  • raining course criteria, assessment and monitoring.


  • Introduction
  • Overview of training courses
  • Training course administration
  • Course provider staff
  • Accreditation of training courses and providers
  • Training course examinations
  • Appendices.

Format availability:

The Requirements for Training and Examinations is supplied in a format optimized for online viewing. The product is available in hardcopy format but the user should be aware that this printed copy will be produced from the online version.

To facilitate a quick overview of required core competencies for Assessors and Practitioners, appendices A (Syllabus Foundation course) and D (Examination requirements) are available separately.

Download appendix A (Syllabus Foundation course)
Download appendix D (Examination requirements)
Download Requirements for Assessors and Practitioners

Skill Requirements for TickITplus Registration

Base Process Library Version 1.2.0

Accredited Training Provider

The following training providers are officially accredited training providers for the TickITplus scheme:


Develop Capability Ltd.

IT Governance Ltd., UK

LRQA Training

IT Quality Nordic Institute, Sweden

TickITplus Auditors

Find your TickITplus Auditor here.