EdCert, or Education Certification, is a UITS initiative aimed at elevating the level of expertise in departmental computing support and building a solid technical infrastructure at Indiana University. The EdCert Program offers advanced technical training to IT Pros, currently enrolled IU students, and faculty who teach advanced technical skills in their courses. Topics include Microsoft Windows, Unix system administration, and Windows and Unix Security, among others.
Most EdCert classes require a prerequisite course or fundamental knowledge of core basic computing skills. EdCert classes have different fees depending on course length; most EdCert courses are five days long.