ITIL Expert is the new name for the Diploma in Service Management.
ITIL Expert is part of a multi-tiered accreditation program announced by the APMG for ITIL version 3.
There is no examination required at the ITIL Expert level. Candidates must
achieve sufficient credits through a selection of the available subject areas (the Foundation, Service Capability, Service Lifecycle and Managing Across the Lifecycle).
Participants must earn a minimum of twenty
two (22) credits; two from the Foundation module which
is a mandatory first step, and five of which must be from the 'Managing
Across the Lifecycle' module which is a mandatory final step.