Certification

Set yourself apart with Business Architecture Certification

Let everybody know you’ve achieved that mastery by becoming a Certified Business Architecture Institute Professional (CBAIPSM) from the industry's top Business Architecture educational organization.

Validate Your Expertise

CBAIPs enhance their professional experience by obtaining recognition of their competency, and proving that they are professionally qualified to practice their profession. Business Architecture certification helps employers define job objectives, evaluate position candidates, assess employee performance and motivate employees to enhance their skills and knowledge. Business Architecture certification supports the advancement of Business Architecture professionals by providing a way to measure and document the knowledge and skills required to be recognized as a competent practitioner.

Once you become a CBAIP, you are able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills to be productive members of a Business Architecture team. These skills include Business Architecture Fundamentals, Business Modeling and Value Proposition, Business Capabilities Modeling, Business Architecture Practice and Tools, Business Architecture Execution and Performance and Business Architecture Alignment.

Recognized Leader

Founded in 2005, the Business Architecture Institute is the Leading authority for education, training and certification on business architecture and related topics. BAInstitute.org is dedicated to informing and educating Business Architecture professionals on the methods, techniques, tools and trends in Business Architecture. BAInstitute.org is the oldest and largest community of Business Architecture practitioners in the world. The BAInstitute.org/BPMInstitute.org Training and Certification Program was recognized by Forrester Research as a category leader in providing professionals online and in-person training and professional certification. This makes BAInstitute.org the natural choice for proven Business Architecture professionals to demonstrate the knowledge they have - or those new to Business Architecture to gain the knowledge they need to succeed with a Business Architecture certification.

Business Architecture Certification Exam

The exam covers the critical elements of the Business Architecture discipline which includes Business Architecture Fundamentals, Business Modeling and Value Proposition, Business Capabilities Modeling, Business Architecture Practice and Tools, Business Architecture Execution and Performance and Business Architecture Alignment. Certified BAIPs are able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills to be productive members of a Business Architecture team. These skills include:

  • Defining business models and business modeling.
  • Creating valid plans of organizational change initiatives.
  • Understanding the linkage between business purpose, value streams and capabilities.
  • Driving additional design details into elements of the business plan.
  • Ability to clearly articulate the goals that the business intends to achieve and the means which the business will employ to achieve those goals.
  • The knowledge necessary to use business models and business modeling to set strategy.
  • Ability to apply strategy to execution alignment using business modeling.
  • Demonstrate immediate planning and leading value with Business Architecture.

How do you know if you are ready?

Business Architecture certification requires expertise in many areas. Those who will successfully pass the exam will have approximately two to four years of Business Architecture experience and can demonstrate expertise in each area of the Business Architecture certification coverage map. Take the Business Architecture Skills Self-Assessment to identify your strengths and weaknesses across six critical Practice Areas.

Business Architecture Certification Exam Study Guide

You know where you stand if you've completed the Business Architecture Skills Self-Assessment. The study guide will get you ready for the exam. Find out what to expect in the exam with sample questions, answers and explanations. Coming in September 2021.

Getting started

1   Business Architecture Skills Self-Assessment
  Identify your strengths and weaknesses with this self-assessment.
 
2   Fill the Gaps
  Take any training you feel you need.
 

You are not required to take training from BAInstitute.org in order to take our Business Architecture Certification Exam.

3   Study Materials
  Review the key Practice Areas covered in the exam and get the study guide.
 
4   Register for the Exam
  Certify your knowledge - stand out from the crowd
 

Take the exam online from BAInstitute.org.

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Schedule your exam on a day and time that is convenient for you. The integrity of your online exam and Business Architecture Certification is ensured by the assistance of a live proctor.

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