List of names for different Lotus certifications

Is there such a thing as CLI -- Certified Lotus Instructor? Where can I find a list of proper names for all the kinds of "certified Lotus XXXX" ? Thanks!

Active Certification Names:

LAEC - Lotus Authorised (Authorized) Education Centre
LQSP - LAEC Qualified Sales Professional

CLS - Certified Lotus Specialist
CLP - Certified Lotus Professional
PCLP - Principal Certified Lotus Professional

CLEI - Certified Lotus End-user Instructor
CLI - Certified Lotus Instructor

About to be / Already retired names (replaced by IBM PartnerWorld) :
Lotus Business Partner
Premier Lotus Business Partner

More information can be found at the Lotus Web site, specifically under certification :


Also within the partners section:


Although this program has largely been replaced by IBM PartnerWorld as Lotus integrates into it's new IBM Software Group structure.

This was first published in December 2001

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