The CIW Web Foundations Series is the most popular vendor-neutral Web education program in the world. Individuals who have completed all three Foundations courses have mastered more than mere digital literacy skills: They have a unique understanding of Internet business, data networking and Web site design.  Official CIW Certifications & Prospective Job Roles
Started in 1997, CIW has become the most popular vendor-neutral Web technology education program in the world.
Built for the Web industry by the Web industry, CIW courses and certifications are designed using leading technological standards, rather than any one specific software or hardware vendor. Some educators integrate CIW certification exams into their own curriculum by enabling students to conclude their coursework with a CIW certification. Others use Official CIW Curriculum for their courses, which can include ILT courseware, online supplements, practice exams and even virtual labs.
CIW topics include:
  • Cloud Computing
  • Web Design for mobile devices
  • E-commerce
  • Online security
  • Social networking
  • Javascript, HTML 5, CSS3
  • TCP/IP, SaaS, BYOD
  • Database Design
  • SEO techniques
  • Web site development