There are now more than 10 Cloud Pak Professional Certifications available covering all 6 Cloud Paks

Learn and Earn

Receive Know Your IBM rewards for following Cloud Pak Learning Paths & obtaining Certifications

Cloud Pak Digital Badges

Demonstrate your Sales and/or Technical Knowledge with a range of Digital Badges for each Cloud Pak

Guidance on certifications

Season 2 of the ShowMe video series provides expert guidance, hints & tips for getting certified

"The opportunity for our partners is enormous. With skilled partners, Cloud Paks are not only accelerators for Cloud & AI journeys, but also agile innovation platforms for the creation and delivery of industry solutions. Our commitment is to provide our partners with the tools to succeed"

Carolyn Sil

Enablement, Partner Innovation & Strategic Initiatives LeaderPartner Ecosystem Europe, Cloud & Cognitive Software

Cloud Pak Certifications

Access Learning Paths & Certifications for each of the Cloud Paks

Cloud Pak for Applications

Build skills that will help you to modernize applications, and create cloud-native applications with DevOps capabilities.


Learning Path: Solution Architect v4.1

Certification: Solution Architect v4.1


Certification: Developer v4.1

Cloud Pak for Integration

Build skills to set up the organizational models and governance practices to support agile integration, simplify the management of your integration architecture and reduce cost with the IBM Cloud Pak.


Learning Path: Administrator V2019.4

Certification: Administrator V2019.4


Learning Path: Solution Architect V2020.1

Certification: Solution Architect V2020.1

Cloud Pak for Automation

This Learning Path provides you with courses and content to help you to architect product solutions for the IBM Cloud Pak for Automation applications and services running on Red Hat OpenShift.


Learning Path: Solution Architect V20.0.1

Certification: Solution Architect V20.0.1


Learning Path: Administrator V19.0.3

Certification: Administrator V19.0.3

Cloud Pak for Data

Build skills to discover the use of the IBM Cloud Pak for Data platform, build foundational knowledge and expand to more advanced topics.


Learning Path: Solution Architect V2.5

Certification: Solution Architect V2.5


Learning Path: Administrator V3.x

Certification: Administrator V3.x


Certification: Associate Architect V3.x

Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management

This Learning Path provides you with courses and content to learn how to install, configure, use, monitor, and maintain IBM Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management.


Learning Path: Administrator V1.3

Certification: Administrator V1.3


Certification: Solution Architect V1.3

Cloud Pak for Security

This course provides learning materials to help guide an individual to prepare for the IBM Cloud Pak for Security v1.x Administrator Specialty exam. For Business Partners, this exam counts for incentives and the Threat Management Competency.


Learning course:  Administrator Specialty v1.x

Certification: Administrator Specialty v1.x