ArchiMate® Essentials 3.1

Individuals who have earned the ArchiMate Essentials 3.1 certification credential have proven to have up-to-date knowledge and understanding of the changes introduced to the ArchiMate Body of Knowledge in the ArchiMate Specification, Version 3.1.

This credential is required for trainers to be authorized to deliver Accredited Training Courses based on the ArchiMate Specification, Version 3.1.

The ArchiMate Essentials 3.1 credential is targeted at The Open Group accredited trainer community initially, who take their training and the assessment directly with The Open Group.

It is also possible for The Open Group ArchiMate accredited training course providers with 3.1 accreditation to offer this course to candidates other than trainer.

If you are interested in more information in taking the credential, or you are an accredited training course provider wishing to offer the course, you can reach out to our ArchiMate certification helpdesk (via

For more information on the credential requirements see The Open Group Library.


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