A Certified SOA Architect has demonstrated proficiency in the technology architecture models and mechanics of service, microservice and service composition implementations, through the mastery of patterns, principles, practices and industry-standard technologies required to engineer modern-day services-based solutions.
The SOA Architect track is comprised of SOA Modules 1, 2, 3, 7 and 8, the outlines for which are provided in the upcoming pages. Depending on the exam format chosen, attaining the SOA Architect Specialist certification can require passing a single exam or multiple exams. Upon achieving the accreditation, certification holders receive a formal digital certificate and an Acclaim/Credly digital badge with an account that supports the online verification of certification status.
Courses and Study Kits
The SOA Architect certification track is associated with the following courses, study kits and eLearning kits. The courses can be delivered via instructor-led training. The study kits and eLearning kits include the course materials and additional supplements designed for self-study.
|SOA Architect Certification eLearning Kit Bundle|
You can take exams anywhere in the world via Pearson VUE testing centers, Pearson VUE online proctoring and Arcitura on-site exam proctoring at your location. There are three flexible exam format options:
- Complete one module-specific exam for each course module in SOA Architect certification track. This is recommended for those who want to progress gradually through the track and who would like to be assessed after each course module before proceeding to the next.
- Complete a single combined exam for the entire SOA Architect certification track. Recommended for those who want to only take a single exam that encompasses all course modules within this track.
- Complete a partial exam. Recommended for those who have already obtained an SOACP certification that encompasses SOACP Modules 1 and 2 and would like to achieve the SOA Architect certification without having to be retested on these two modules.
Note that not all exam formats may be available via all exam delivery options. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information regarding your preferred exam option.