Expert Program for EA Consultants

What is the Dragon1 Expert Program?

The Expert Program is meant for you as a consultant or architect.

You will learn how to produce valuable architecture products/visualizations for stakeholders using the Dragon1 Platform for Enterprise Architecture and the Dragon1 open EA method.

You will learn how to create and generate a strategy map, customer journey, business model, technology roadmap, and enterprise blueprint for directors, managers, and projects to support their decision-making with insights and overviews.

You will learn how to create a Digital Architecture Center (a wiki or intranet) for clients, combining visualizations on strategy, architecture, and transformation, to which stakeholders have easy access.

The moment you start your journey to become an Independent Dragon1 Expert, you can opt to be visible to the market in our online register.

As an Expert, you and your company can provide great and independent consultancy and training in Dragon1 in your unique way to end-user organizations. And also provide critical thinking on the various architectural solutions and approaches out there.

The Program Elements

The independent Dragon1 Expert program consists of several elements:

  1. Learning basic, advanced, and expert features of the EA software Platform (via eLearning);
  2. Learning the basic, advanced and expert application of the Dragon1 open EA Method (via eLearning);
  3. Creating an Architecture Visualization Portfolio in the form of a Dragon1 Atlas for the acquisition of your assignments/projects;
  4. Doing the multiple choice exam online to become Dragon1 Expert for the Digital platform. And doing the multiple choice exam to become a Dragon1 Certified Architect (in the Dragon1 EA method);
  5. You will be added to the Dragon1 Expert register and the Dragon1 Certified Architect register;
  6. During the program you are supported and in contact with a trainer from the Dragon1 Academy in The Netherlands.

Your investment for becoming an independent Dragon1 Expert (level 1) is € 6.500,-.

This includes:

  • 1x Dragon1 PRO User License (for 1 year)
  • 1x Dragon1 EA Tool Foundation eLearning training course (10+ eLearning Modules on the Dragon1 platform to be done in your own time and speed)
  • 1x Examination fee and optionally be included in the register

Experienced consultants/architects can become a provisional Dragon1 Expert and/or provisional Dragon1 Certified architect (after an initial assessment on day 1). So you can update your Dragon1 profile and LinkedIn profile directly with it.

Why an Independent Expert Program?

We as an organization focus on developing and updating the software platform and open EA method.

We are dedicated to serve the market and clients via Dragon1 Experts (architects and consultants like you).

How to Join the Program?

You can join the program by sending an email to or contact us via phone at +31 317 411 341. We can then start the enrollment process.

Architecting Solutions

DEMO: Capability Mapping Software

Generate a Change Impact Analysis - Projects Apps Capabilities

Use any repository or Excel Sheet
DEMO: BPMN Onboarding Process Example

DEMO: BPMN Onboarding Process Diagram - Measure Rules Compliance

Manufacturing, Financial Solutions
DEMO: Enterprise Architecture Blueprint Template

DEMO: Generate an Enterprise Architecture Blueprint to discover and solve RISK

Banking, Logistics, Healthcare
DEMO: Process Application Map

DEMO: Generate Process Application Landscape for RPA

Retail, Agriculture, Energy, Oil & Gas
DEMO: Strategy Map Template

DEMO: Generate Strategy Map for CLOUD ADOPTION

Government, Logistics, Banking
DEMO: Data Mapping Software

DEMO: Generate Application Landscape for SECURITY

Automotive, Financial Services, Health Care