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IBM Skills Gateway

Find learning, take a class, track your learning to get personalized learning recommendations, start a learning journey or get a badge. These are some of the things you can do in Skills Gateway.

Digital Learning Subscription offering

A SaaS based offering providing access to IBM Cloud Digital Learning for 12 months. 

  • Individual and Enterprise editions for your business or for resell
  • 150 + highly rated courses created by expert IBM lab teams.
  • Select 6 self-paced courses with labs (SPVC) and 3 web based training courses.
  • Courses available will improve your Cloud Pak knowledge

IBM Cloud Digital Badge program

The IBM Digital Badge Program enables you to easily share verified proof of your achievements to prospective customers.

Cloud training, skills and certification

Eligible skills by competency/ product

Certification is IBM's way of validating individual as well as firm skills in the global marketplace. To reap the benefits that go with being an IBM Business Partner, a firm needs to maintain a minimum number of sales and technical certifications on specific IBM products.

Learning journeys

A learning journey is a curated collection of learning content, both formal and informal, that can be used to acquire skills for a specific role or technology area. You can track your progress when you start using a journey . 

Get certified and earn digital badges

IBM Cloud offers a variety of professional certifications to address different skill levels and job roles needed in today's market. Let these Learning Paths guide you to advance your skills and gain recognition within the IBM Cloud Community.

Channel Technical Enablement Guides

These guides have been curated by IBM Subject Matter Experts that understand the IBM products and the IBM Business Partner programs and processes.  These guides are not a compendium of all content on a given product, but rather a selective list of content that IBM SMEs believe are essential in understanding the key capabilities of a given product.

Public cloud training, skills and certification

IBM public cloud handbook for Business Partners

Your one stop shop for enablement on public cloud

Get certified and earn digital badges

IBM provides industry-recognized credentials which are role-based covering Architect, Developer, and Operations paths. 

Expand your knowledge

Further expand your knowledge with these key resources including: webinars and product deep dives.

Special offers

  1. Learn and Earn: Designed for the partner route - VADs, and all types of downstream partners.
  2. IBM Coder Challenges: Complete a variety of challenges to grow your skills and reputation. Discover new coding techniques, connect with technology pacesetters, build stronger technology communities, and help lead the next wave of the technology revolution.