Dragon1 Bridge Training & Certification

€2875 (pp, excl tax)

Study this Dragon1 training course, containing all the required learning materials, for level 3 certification.


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This training course is provided by the Dragon1 Academy and learns you, as an experienced architect, the basics of the Dragon1 open EA method. This training course, by default, has an enterprise architecture scope but is provided at request as Business Architecture training.

There are no pre-requisites for taking this training course, although you must pass the exam in order to achieve Dragon1 Certification. This training course differs from the Masterclass, as this enterprise architect training is for experienced enterprise architects which would like more practice and less theory.

This training course is about the Dragon1 open EA method and has no dependency towards a software tool. Although optionally the Dragon1 platform can be used during the training course.

This enterprise architect training has been fully accredited by the Dragon1 Foundation.

Learn to Visualize Enterprise Architecture at Strategic and at Project Level


Dragon1 Certified Architects typically create these kind of A0-sized or interactive visualizations for stakeholders, using the Dragon1 Architecture Canvas.

Why Should You Take This Course?

Become Dragon1 Certified Architect, level 3 by taking a fully accredited class-based or online Dragon1 Bridge Training!

Certification Scheme

Become certified enterprise architect, level 3 via the Dragon1 Bridge Training (5 days). It is a combination of three training courses, especially for experienced architects.

Other training courses to become a certified enterprise architect are three separate training courses:

  • Dragon1 Foundation, 2 days → Level 1
  • Dragon1 Practitioner, 2 days → Level 2
  • Dragon1 Professional, 2 days → Level 3

This Dragon1 Bridge Training focusses on six things:

  • Introducing the Dragon1 vision of Visual Enterprise Architecture
  • How to formulate and visualize Enterprise Architecture Principles
  • How to create effective Enterprise Architecture Visualizations
  • How to implement Working with Enterprise Architecture
  • How to do Project Management in a visual way
  • Aligning Enterprise Architecture to your Companies' Priorities

This training course, class-based or an interactive elearning course is a complete package for those wishing to become Dragon1 Certified - level 3.

There are no pre-requisites for taking this course, although you must pass the exam at both levels in order to achieve Dragon1 Certification.

Browse the course syllabus below for a full module by module breakdown of what's included.

With this course, you'll receive 12 months access as well as an exam voucher to use within 12 months of courses access. Just contact us when you are ready to sit the exams!

Schedule Dates

24 October 2018, Wageningen, The Netherlands

Class size is 4 to 8 participants.

eLearning start at anytime, anywhere in your web browser and is individual.

Full Details of our Dragon1 Bridge Training (level 3 certification):

All the module in the Bridge training are optional. If you can provide with evidence to have experience in certain modules, they can be skipped.

Read the contents of this training course:

Module 1 - Introduction Visual Enterprise Architecture

  • Vision on Enterprise Architecture as Total Concept
  • Vision on Program and Project Management

Module 2 - Core Concepts

  • Core Glossary of Terms
  • Enterprise Architecture Meta Model

Module 3 - Architecture Visualization

  • Viewpoints, Views and Visualization
  • Types of Visualization

Module 4 - Architecture Principles

  • Discovering, Formulating, Visualizing and Applying Principles and Standards
  • Types of Principles

Module 5 - Transformation

  • Architecture in Projects
  • Portfolio Management
  • Solution Architectures

Module 6 - Design Basics

  • Concept Design
  • Critical Thinking & Design Thinking
  • Ideation
  • Solution Design

Module 7 - Business Modeling

  • Dragon1 Modeling Language
  • Modeling Business Models
  • Modeling Business Functions and Business Processes
  • Modeling Business Capabilities

Module 8 - Information Systems Modeling

  • Dragon1 Modeling Language
  • Modeling Information Systems
  • Modeling Applications
  • Modeling Data
  • Modeling Services

Module 9 - Strategy and Business Cases

  • Strategy Development
  • Innovation Management
  • Policy Management
  • Business Cases
  • Quality Management and Quality Model
  • Requirements Management and Engineering

Module 10 - Architecture Processes

  • Governance and Management Process
  • Maintenance Process
  • Building Process
  • The Architecture Code
  • Communication Process (Presenting & Convincing)
  • Collaboration: Stakeholder Involvement

Alignment with other Frameworks and Languages

If an organization already has a method, framework, reference architecture and modeling language chosen as an internal corporate standard for working with enterprise architecture, we will fit the Dragon1 contents into the internal corporate standard.

Customized Private Group Training

The Dragon1 Academy offers customized private training solutions to corporate maximum value for their training funds. We have been helping our clients achieve their private group training objectives since 2005.

At the Dragon1 Academy, we offer all the classroom or online courses in a private format - at your facility or ours or online, in any time zone and anywhere in the world.

Free Training Consultation

Call The Dragon1 Academy now at +31 317 416 190 or email academy@dragon1.com, to discuss your specific training needs for individuals or groups.