New GISP Certification

MTS would like to announce and congratulate, Corey Brunk, GIS Analyst/Specialist for his achievement of recently receiving a passing score on the Geographic Information Systems Certification Institute (GISCI) examination and has been awarded the certification of a Geographic Information Systems Professional (GISP) on December 10th, 2016.

The GISCI is the geospatial professionals' institute, providing recognized leadership in the certification of professional accomplishment in the field of GIS including ethics, professional development, and education.  The purpose of the GIS Certification Institute is to provide professionals who work in the field of geographic information systems with a formal process that:

  • Allows them to be recognized by their colleagues and peers for having demonstrated exemplary professional practice and integrity in the field. 
  • Establishes and maintains high standards of both professional practice and ethical conduct.
  • Encourages aspiring GIS professionals to work towards certification for the purpose of professional development and advancement.
  • Encourages established GIS professionals to continue to hone their professional skills and ethical performance even as GIS technology changes.

The GIS Certification Institute is an independent, non-profit organization providing the GIS community with a complete certification program. GISCI offers a positive method of developing value for professionals and employers in the GIS profession.