Pass the TOGAF exam and achieve TOGAF certification and you’ll prove to your employers, clients and colleagues that you know how to implement the world’s most reliable enterprise architecture (EA). By using TOGAF in your organisation, you’ll be able to develop an Enterprise Architecture that is flexible, consistent and employs the best practices. But what is the best way to learn TOGAF? What TOGAF Learning Material is required to obtain the required knowledge to pass the TOGAF Certification exams? In this article we’ll answer these questions, plus a few more!
To achieve your TOGAF certification, you must pass both the Level 1 & Level 2 TOGAF exams. Fail one of these exams and you won’t achieve an overall pass result - but you can retake the one you failed.
Getting the TOGAF certification is an investment of time - it can be achieved with hard work, determination and a good knowledge of the material. There are no shortcuts. To help you learn TOGAF and obtain the knowledge, language and practical examples needed to pass the certification exam, it is recommend that you attached an Accredited TOGAF Certification classroom training course, such as the one offered by EA Learning.
There are many options available to those who wish to learn TOGAF. For those wanting a general knowledge of TOGAF there are a range of online courses available. However if you are looking to learn TOGAF in order to pass the exam and become TOGAF certified you will need to obtain a deep understanding of an extremely large range of complex topics. It is highly recommended that those who are looking to become TOGAF certified attached an accredited TOGAF training classroom course.
Accredited TOGAF courses, like the one provided by EA Learning, are subject to an assessment both of the course and also the personal and organisation providing the course. This was you can be assured you are receiving a high level quality of training. Attending a TOGAF classroom training course is one of the most efficient ways to learn TOGAF and pass the TOGAF certification exam.
There is a wide range of TOGAF Learning Material available for those who need to obtain the required knowledge to pass the TOGAF certification exam. This TOGAF Learning Material includes items such as; sample artefacts, comprehensive case studies, worked examples, revision flashcards, white papers, posters and handouts. When attending the EA Learning classroom training course, you will receive all these TOGAF Learning Material items free.
“The instructor knew not only the material, but also the audience. He was able to tailor it for the people in the room and allowed for some discussion between participants.” IT Architect
“Great course, really informative, able to put all of the TOGAF processes into perspective. The instructor added allot of real world knowledge from his own experiences.” Consultant - Cloud Solutions
“This was an excellent course with continuous 'real world' application of the framework. The facilitator was excellent at assisting us in applying \ tailoring TOGAF to our individual organisations.” Senior Business Consultant
Our accredited training course covers all of the TOGAF® Standard Version 9.2 Key Learning Points as defined in the Open Group’s TOGAF® Standard Version 9.2 curriculum. Included within this are the following subject areas:
The structure of the course is as follows:
Structure of the TOGAF® Standard
Part I: Introduction
Part II: Architecture Development Method
Part III: ADM Guidelines and Techniques
Part IV: Architecture Content Framework
Part V: Enterprise Continuum and Tools
Part VI: Architecture Capability Framework
Structure of the TOGAF® Standard Library
Section 1: Foundation Documents
Section 2: Generic Guidelines and Techniques
Section 3: Industry-Specific Guidance and Techniques
Section 4: Organisation-Specific Guidance and Techniques
TOGAF® is a registered trademark of The Open Group
TOGAF Standard, Version 9.2 is a great improvement on Version 9.1. The materials and flow in the latest release now has a more understandable, direct bearing on architecture practice and architecture consulting in general. The latest release supports the primacy of business thinking in architecture rather than a focus on IT, which was often how enterprise architecture has been seen.
The major changes that have been released in TOGAF Standard Version 9.2 include;
TOGAF 9 certified practitioners do not have to sit a new exam (as was the case with the bridge from 8 to 9). The additional or changed material is extremely useful and valuable to learn. If you would like to show that you have “up-to-date knowledge”, then The Open Group has introduced the TOGAF Essentials 2018 credential that leads to an open badge.
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