Why use PartnerWorld Vouchers?

Use PartnerWorld Program Level education vouchers to receive a 50% discount on registration fees for select IBM Events and eligible IBM Certification exams. Reduce your costs for building IBM solution skills and capabilities to serve your clients.

The health and safety of our Business Partners, clients, employees and communities is IBM's most important priority during this time.  Thus many events have been moved to a digital offering or are being moved to dates later this year. 

Check back here regularly to see the current list of events eligible for your voucher. 

Think 2020 is now a digital event!  Secure your free pass.  

2020 Vouchers were  distributed to your Primary Relationship Contact in early January. 


IBM Certifications - test vouchers

The IBM Professional Certification Program offers you the ability to earn credentials and demonstrate your proven IBM technologies and solutions expertise to your clients, colleagues and employers. Some IBM Certification Achievements may count towards your firm's PartnerWorld Profile and qualify your firm to participate in certain programs and earn more rewards.

To learn more about available IBM Certifications and exam preparation resources see IBM Certification information.

If you know the exam you'd like to take, you can go directly to Pearson Vue to register and use your 50% discount voucher. (See  Terms & Conditions below)

Value Package: Event voucher

Value Package subscribers received another event voucher

Business Partner firms with paid, current Value Package subscriptions received one PartnerWorld Program event voucher for 2020.  Your voucher registration number has been sent via email to the Primary Relationship Contact (PRC) in your PartnerWorld Program Profile.


How are PartnerWorld Program Level event and test vouchers awarded? 

Countries: Worldwide

Program level: Silver, Gold and Platinum level Business Partners.

Silver: 4 test & 1 event voucher

Gold: 6 test & 2 event vouchers

Platinum: 8 test & 3 event vouchers


How to Redeem:  Your Primary Relationship Contact will receive an email in January each year with earned PartnerWorld Program voucher numbers, based on your achieved program level, followed by quarterly update emails if your firm reaches a higher level.

Vouchers expire at YEAR-END

Voucher status? Email Voucher@us.ibm.com with the subject: "PW Program Voucher Availability", including company name and Country Enterprise ID#

Terms and conditions

  1. IBM PartnerWorld Program event and test vouchers provide any employee of the eligible Business Partner firm with a 50% discount off published registration fees for eligible IBM events and IBM Certification tests each year.
  2. One voucher per participant, per enrollment. Each authorized voucher is uniquely numbered, may be used only once, and cannot be combined with any other IBM discount.
  3. A voucher cannot be used to cover participant travel and living (T&L) expenses.
  4. All earned vouchers will be sent electronically to the Partner Relationship Contact (PRC) in your PartnerWorld profile and must be redeemed by 31 December of the current year. There will not be any extensions.
  5. A voucher may be used by any employee of the Business Partner firm, but cannot be transferred to customers or other Business Partner firms.
  6. To redeem a voucher, the participant MUST provide the voucher number upon registration for the eligible event or IBM Certification test.
  7. IBM is not responsible for any expenses incurred by the Business Partner should an eligible event or IBM Certification test be cancelled prior to the start date.
  8. A voucher cannot be used to cover late cancellation or no-show fees. If a Business Partner fails to attend an eligible event or take a test without giving proper notification as stated in the enrollment Terms and Conditions, the Business Partner will be charged the full fee based on the published list price.
  9. A PartnerWorld Program event voucher can only be used for the select IBM events published above.
  10. A PartnerWorld Program test voucher is valid for IBM Certification tests that begin with a “C”. Vouchers may not be used for tests that begin with an “A”, “P” or “M” as these are not certification tests.


Any pricing displayed on this page is provided for illustrative purposes only and does not represent the price for which IBM will sell any associated IBM product or services to its clients or Business Partners. Such pricing should not be considered an offer to sell or a pricing quote for IBM products or services.


IBM accepts no liability or responsibility for the use of such illustrative pricing. Should you wish to secure pricing for IBM products or services, contact IBM or your IBM Distributor.