Open Professions Legal Agreements

Certification Agreements and Trademark License Agreements

When registering for certification directly through The Open Group you will need to complete both a Certification Agreement and Trademark License Agreement.

Profession Certification Agreement Trademark License Agreement (TMLA)
Architect (Open CA) Open CA Certification Agreement Open CA TMLA
Data Scientist (Open CDS) Open CDS Certification Agreement Open CDS TMLA
Technical Specialist (Open CTS) Open CTS Certification Agreement Open CTS TMLA


Milestone Badge Agreement

When registering for a Milestone Badge, you will be asked to accept the Milestone Badge Agreement within the web-based certification system. A sample of this agreement used for all Milestone Badges across all professions is provided below.

Open Professions Milestone Badge Agreement


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