Professional Certification: Level 2 Architect - Professional Development Milestone
Issued by The Open Group
Professional Architects are required to have undergone training in architecture methods, to undergo regular development of their professional knowledge and skills, and to contribute to their professional community. (Open CA PD L2)Additional Details
Professional Architects must have completed formal training in the discipline of architecture (i.e., methods/frameworks for designing and defining architectures), either through attendance at a taught course, or through self-study, and to develop and maintain their skills and knowledge in their architecture discipline.
Professional Architects are required to develop and maintain their knowledge of the technology, trends, and techniques that are relevant to developing solutions for solving business problems.
Professional Architects are required to develop and maintain an understanding of their client’s business as it pertains to their client’s vertical industry (e.g., telecoms, financial, etc.).
Candidates must make contributions to the architecture profession; for example, publications, teaching, mentoring, research collaboration, or participation in professional organizations. Mentoring people in their career progression as Architects is required.
This milestone badge is open to all applicants. There is no requirement for any previous qualification.