Joining a Certification Board
A Certification Board is a group of subject matter experts appointed by the Certification Authority to
assess applications for certification. Participation in a certification board is by invitation only.
To be eligible, you must meet one of the following criteria:
- Recommended as a board member by your direct Certification Board after a unanimous certification
- Appointed by the Certification Authority based on your experience practicing in or contributing
to the IT Architecture profession
- Served on IT Architect boards within an Accredited Certification Program (ACP) and have been
recommended by the ACP as an Open CA board member
If you have been invited and would like to join the pool of individuals who can serve on a Certification
Board, you must agree to the Certification
Board Member agreement. The first page of the agreement contains
instructions on how to complete it and where to return the signed agreement.