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Certification within The Open Group Certified Architect (Open CA) Program depends on your role as summarized below:

Your Role Available Certification Method
(a) You are an Individual seeking to become a Certified IT Architect through the direct certification route.
  • You can register yourself as a Certified IT Architect (individual Direct Certification)
(b)You are the Certification Program Manager for an organization with an Accredited Certification Program (ACP) within the The Open Group Certified Architect (Open CA) Program
  • You can submit the Certification Records of your Certified IT Architects (indirect Certification)

Individuals

As noted above, you can enter the system in order to register yourself for certification using the direct route. For this you simply need a valid username and password on the Certification Authority's web server. For information on the steps necessary to become certified within the Web Certification system please refer to the Guide to Certification within the The Open Group Certified Architect (Open CA) Program.

If you don't yet have an account, you may obtain one from the certification web site by selecting "Enter secure site" to enter the secure web site (if you have not already done so), then selecting "New User" to create your username and password.

Once you have your username, from the secure web site, select "Login".

ACP Certification Program Managers

If you are the Certification Program Manager for an ACP you can register IT Architects using the indirect route. To registers batches of individuals on behalf of your organization, you must be registered as the designated Authorized Signatory , Certification Program Manager or Alternate Contact for that organization, and that organization must first have been accredited by The Open Group.

For information on becoming accredited or indirect certification please refer to the Guide to Accreditation within the The Open Group Certified Architect (Open CA) Program.

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