Cloud & Cognitive

Training, skills and certification

Learning resources

A curated collection of learning content, both formal and informal, that can be used to acquire skills for a specific role or technology area. These resources have been created by IBM Subject Matter Experts that understand the IBM products and the IBM Business Partner programs and processes.  

Get certified & earn digital badges

IBM Cloud & Cognitive 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 Community.

Skills by competency and 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.

IBM Cloud & Cognitive Practice Excellence

A comprehensive learning framework that builds upon the foundation of rich product training, certification/badging, and competency programs currently offered by IBM.

Public cloud

Training, skills and certification

IBM public cloud handbook for Business Partners

Your one stop shop for enablement on public cloud.

Start learning

Explore the new IBM Cloud Center for Training where you will find certification learning paths for cloud industry job roles.  Bookmark the site as new courses and certifications will be added soon.

Additional courses

Continue your learning with the following resources: 

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.

Cloud & Cognitive Expert Labs Learning Subscriptions

They learn, you earn

Annual Digital Learning Subscriptions for IBM Automation and Data & AI plus EARN SaaS incentives

Digital Learning Subscriptions are personalized, flexible and cost efficient and available for either individuals or enterprise. 

Now available! IBM Learning Subscription with Red Hat Learning Services

This new offering provides online access to both the IBM technical training catalog  and the Red Hat online technical training catalog so clients can strengthen their skills through hands-on lab learning and more effectively deploy and expand IBM Cloud Pak solutions.