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Curriculum

Here is a listing of our standard courses and seminars. We offer our public courses on a regularly scheduled basis. We also offer private courses that can be tailored to meet the unique needs of our clients. Metaplexity Associates LLC offers accredited TOGAF Training courses. All of our professional staff are TOGAF certified.
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TOGAF® 9 Certification Offerings

Enterprise Architecture Using TOGAF® 9

This is Metaplexity’s flagship 4-day TOGAF 9 course. It is fully accredited by The Open Group. The course prepares participants for full TOGAF 9 certification by The Open Group, at the “Certified” level of certification.  It employs a streamlined format that covers the required learning content for TOGAF 9, for both Level 1 and Level 2, spread across the 4 days. While it prepares participants to successfully apply the framework to their organization's needs.

Enterprise Architecture Using TOGAF® 9: Foundation Level 

This two-day course is designed for those who will be involved architecture projects, but not necessarily in leadership or practitioner roles. In this course, participants learn fundamental enterprise architecture concepts and the basic architecture development method from The Open Group. The course prepares participants for The Open Group exams required to achieve TOGAF 9 certification at the "Foundation" level. 

Enterprise Architecture Using TOGAF® 8: A Certification Course for Practitioners

This four-day course provides a comprehensive overview of the processes and content of TOGAF 8. Candidates who successfully complete this course will receive certification as TOGAF 8 Certified Practitioners from The Open Group. This certification will enable the candidate to pursue additional training and to eventually sit for the TOGAF 9 Advanced Bridge Examination to become TOGAF 9 certified.


Advanced Enterprise Architecture Courses

Enterprise Architecture using TOGAF®: An Executive Perspective

This is a custom seminar designed to inform and educate senior business leaders on the business value of Enterprise Architecture. The course is offered on demand and is tailored to the particular needs of the organization. Participants may include executive sponsors of the architecture, business unit leaders, development specialists, and stakeholder representatives. These are typically people who will be participating to some extent in architecture projects and initiatives, but not necessarily in a leadership role. This executive seminar may be structured as a 1/2-day or as a 1-day seminar.
(There are no prerequisites for this course.)

The Architect's Workbench

This course is a seminar and practicum that provides in-depth examination of topics that are essential to enable enterprise architecture practitioners to gain deeper insights into core activity areas of Enterprise Architecture including: 
  • Technology and Innovation Management
  • Policy and Standards
  • Business Architecture
  • Enterprise Architecture Governance
(Prerequisite: TOGAF 9 Level 2 certification should be acquired before participating in this course.)  

Program and Project Management Courses

System Program Management in an Enterprise Architecture Environment NEW!
 
This course provides a comprehensive review of system program and project management tools and techniques needed to implement and operate in an architected environment.  It applies systems thinking to program and project management in an architected corporate environment.  Corporate cohorts will gain the foundation for developing a consistent and coordinated approach to systems governance that integrates people, process and technology.

This course provides a broader perspective on TOGAF concepts and introduces additional areas that are essential to successful enterprise architecture.  Using the core set of lectures to establish a perspective, the course can be tailored to meet your organization's needs.

Information Risk Management and Analysis

This course provides an introduction to Information Risk Analysis based on the Open Group's Open FAIR Standard.  This standard, based on the Open Risk Analysis and Open Risk Taxonomy standards, provides a method for determining vulnerabilities to loss events in an organization context.