Service Desk is a primary IT service within the discipline of IT service management (ITSM) as defined by the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL). It is intended to provide a Single Point of Contact (“SPOC”) to meet the communication needs of both users and IT staff. But also to satisfy both Customer and IT Provider objectives. “User” refers to the actual user of the service, while “Customer” refers to the entity that is paying for the service.
Based on international standards the Service Desk Leader Professional Certification is designed for existing and aspiring service desk leaders and supervisors who wish to develop their understanding of service desk management best practices and how to run effective support operations.
This certification verifies that the candidate has the knowledge of the practices and skills necessary to successfully lead, motivate and manage technical support teams to offer excellent customer service while strategically aligning with the needs of the business.