An innovation professional that acheives Level 1 Certification has demonstrated an understanding of idea generation tools in breakthrough innovation and how to apply them to create more and better innovative ideas.
Candidates will be tested on their understanding of the concepts and frameworks discussed in IMBOK Level 1 Guide as well as practical experience around innovation. Topics covered include:
Definition of Innovation, Business Innovation and Breakthrough Innovation
Breakthrough Innovation Process
Certification Fee for Level 1 is $480 + GST and includes the following:
Exam and assessment Fee
Level 1 Certificate issued by the Global Innovation Management Institute (upon successful completion of exam)
Remote Proctor Fee*
*GIM Institute has partnered with a remote proctor service provider to give flexibility to test takers on when and where to take the exam (as long as they have good internet connection).
To earn your Associate (Innovation Certification Level 1) credential, you need to meet the experience and education requirements, and pass the examination, a 80-question, multiple-choice online test. To prepare for the exam sucessful candidates typically use a combination of worshops, one on one coaching and self-study.
Validity of Application
You have six (6) months to take the exam from the date you applied for the certification.