The Open Group

The Open Group

Leaders of technology standards & certifications

As a global consortium, The Open Group is responsible for enabling the achievement of business objectives through technology standards.

In 1995 The Open Group developed TOGAF®, which is a proven Enterprise Architecture methodology and framework. This framework is currently used by some of the world's leading organisations, with the goal of improving their business efficiency. TOGAF helps define business goals and align them with architecture objectives. Since 2016, 80% of Global 50 companies and 60% of Fortune 500 companies used this framework.

The Open Group are leaders in the development of open, vendor-neutral technology standards and certifications.


Key benefits that come from earning your TOGAF certification include:

Learning a common language – Through your training, you will learn how to work with other professional TOGAF architects. You will also be able to plan and implement the TOGAF framework and explain the elements and principles of the structure.

Meeting your organisation's needs better – Organisations continuously look for the best ways of completing tasks with the least amount of time and effort. By earning your TOGAF certifications, you will learn how to meet your company's expectations and determine how your business spends its budgets while identifying areas where it can save money. 

Gaining new opportunities – Hiring industry experts is key for many organisations and if you have the knowledge and skills they are looking for, you will be in an excellent position to apply for these job roles. Advance your career prospects with TOGAF certifications. Certified professionals typically move into job roles with good earning potential, averaging £70,000+ in the UK.

Improving managerial skills – If you are looking to become a department head, TOGAF certifications will boost your CV and give you the skills and knowledge required for employment opportunities at this level. TOGAF certifications allow you to design an infrastructure that promotes the efficient use of resources for all those you manage. 

Career Opportunities

TOGAF is both internationally and industry-recognised, providing you will the knowledge and techniques required from employers in this field. 

If you're just starting, or are looking to advance your career through additional study while earning industry-recognised certificates, TOGAF will give you the knowledge of Enterprise Architecture, to help support your career goals. 

Knowing the TOGAF principles and understanding how to apply them will help boost your CV and employability. 

Typical job titles include:

  •  TOGAF Analyst
  •  TOGAF Manager
  •  TOGAF Engineer
  •  TOGAF Architect
  •  TOGAF Enterprise Architect
  •  TOGAF Consultant

Which certification?

We offer a TOGAF 9 Foundation & Certified Virtual Classroom training course, which will teach you the TOGAF principles from the comfort of your own home. 

How to get started

Speak to one of our Course Consultants today.