The fees described below are quoted net of all applicable
taxes and duties which, where appropriate, will be payable by the Candidate to
the Certification Authority (or to the relevant tax authorities as
||Fees Payable (US $)
(per Candidate for a 3-year certification period)
||Upon application for certification.
|Annual Fee for program participation
(per Certified IT Architect)
|$175 per year
||Upon each anniversary of certification.
(per Certified IT Architect for a further 3-year period)
||Upon application for re-certification.
Initial certification is valid for a period of 3 years, with
re-certification available for additional 3 year periods. During the
period in which an individual is certified, annual
program participation fees apply. Re-certification is required three
the prior certification or re-certification date and incurs a
fee that is due in addition to the annual program participation fees.
Fees are payable in US dollars by credit card at the time of
registration for certification, re-certification, or annual program participation fee payment.
Fees are not refundable.
The Open Group reserves the right to change this Fee Schedule
For further information please contact the Open CA
Certification Authority via Email: email@example.com or
Fax: +1 415-276-3760.
The Open CA Accreditation Agreement covers the accreditation fees for an
Accredited Certification Program (ACP) and the certification fees for individuals who are to
be certified via an ACP.
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