TOGAF® 9 Foundation & Awareness: TOGAF® Standard

About this course


Get started on the road to becoming a TOGAF practitioner with the award-winning TOGAF training team at Good e-Learning!

This TOGAF course suite will not only teach you everything you need to know to pass the TOGAF Foundation exam, but it will also take you through the business benefits of adopting the TOGAF framework. Students will also receive our Practice Exam Bundle, complete with 200 multiple-choice exam questions! Kickstart your TOGAF training today!

Who is this course aimed at?
  • Learners wishing to pass the TOGAF® Standard, Version 9.2 Foundation (Level 1) exam on their first attempt
  • Organizations looking to adopt TOGAF enterprise architecture best practices
  • Professionals who are working in roles associated with enterprise architecture projects, such as those responsible for planning, execution, development, delivery, or operations
  • Enterprise architects seeking to study and become certified in a highly recognized EA framework
What will you learn by taking this course?
  • The concepts of the TOGAF enterprise architecture framework, including the TOGAF Reference Models and the Architectural Development Method (ADM)
  • The design and development process for TOGAF enterprise architectures
  • What the key deliverables of TOGAF are
  • The value of enterprise architecture for businesses and organizations
  • The benefits of using TOGAF for both businesses and stakeholders
  • Everything required to pass the TOGAF® Standard, Version 9.2 Foundation (Level 1) exam
Why should you take this course?
  • The TOGAF® Standard, Version 9.2 Foundation training course was awarded ‘Outstanding Certification Product’ at The Open Group Awards
  • The course suite features a practice exam simulator, as well as regular knowledge checks
  • Good e-Learning courses can be accessed via the Docebo app, so students can study any time, anywhere
  • The course suite includes interactive slides, instructor-led videos, customized graphics, and other online training assets created with help from highly experienced TOGAF practitioners and subject matter experts
  • The course features a practice exam simulator and regular knowledge checks to help students prepare for official examinations
  • Students receive 6 months of access, expert tutor support, a FREE exam voucher, and a FREE resit with Exam Pledge (T&Cs apply)
  • The TOGAF® 9 Foundation course is fully accredited by The Open Group
Course Outline
What’s included
Awareness: TOGAF® Standard

TOGAF is a must for anyone wishing to pursue a career in enterprise architecture.

This awareness course is designed to equip you with all the need-to-know knowledge about The Open Group’s TOGAF standard. Completing this course will make you aware, confident and informed about what the TOGAF standard is, its background, how it works and what it can do for you and your organization.

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TOGAF® 9 Foundation

Kick start your path to TOGAF 9 Certification by taking this fully accredited, award-winning online training course from Good e-Learning!

This course meets all of the learning requirements required for TOGAF 9 Foundation, includes a FREE exam voucher and has been fully accredited by The Open Group.

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Practice Exams: TOGAF® 9 Foundation
  • PRACTICE EXAMS – 200 multiple choice questions (with rationale) simulating what you might expect to see in the real TOGAF Foundation exam
  • CASE STUDIES – 5x case studies written by leading industry experts on implementing TOGAF within an organization
  • POSTERS – 5x posters designed in-conjunction with TOGAF experts covering the ADM, the Architecture Capability Framework, Deliverables, Artifacts, and Building Blocks, and more!
  • WHITE PAPERS – 5x white papers written by our resident TOGAF expert designed to equip you with all the extra knowledge and tips to passing the TOGAF Foundation level exam


Pearson Vue are the authorized providers of exams for TOGAF, IT4IT and ArchiMate certification, and host exams worldwide through a network of test centers.

This course comes with a FREE exam voucher and is eligible for exam pledge (a free resit on us!) – That’s how confident we are that you’ll pass first time!

Good e-Learning’s TOGAF 9 Foundation course features a student workbook, available as a PDF download. The student can use this workbook to make notes as they progress through the course. A completed workbook makes a great resource for exam preparation. Either print out the workbook and make hand-written entries, or (if you have Adobe Reader 11 or later) make notes directly into the PDF.

Each module concludes with a number of multiple choice questions that cover the information you have just engaged with. Use these opportunities to test your understanding and recall of the topics as you progress. Revisit the module until you are comfortable in answering the questions correctly. You can then move on to the next module with confidence.

One mock exam and mock exam simulator with answers is included within the course to prepare students to take the official exam as best possible.

When you are ready to use your free exam voucher, simply contact Exam voucher requests are typically processed within 2 working days but please allow up to 5. Students must request their exam voucher within the course access period which starts from the date of purchase. For more information, please visit our Support & FAQs page.

TOGAF 9 Foundation exam:
  • This is a multiple choice exam consisting of 40 questions
  • There is a time limit of 60 minutes to complete the exam
  • The exam is closed book – you cannot make use of any resources or materials during the exam
  • The pass mark for the exam is 55%: you must score at least 22 out of 40 questions correct
  • In countries where English is a second language, the time allocated for the exam is extended to 90 minutes

What do you get?

  • Fully accredited (TOGAF® 9 Foundation)
  • Exam voucher included
  • Free resit (T&Cs apply)
  • Course duration: 16+ hours
  • Access period: 6 months
  • Tutor support:
  • Quizzes & practice exams
  • Mobile compatible


What does the TOGAF certification path look like?

Students begin with TOGAF Foundation (Level 1). Passing this allows them to proceed to the TOGAF Certified (Level 2) exam. There are no prerequisites for taking the TOGAF Business Architecture (BA) exam. The Essentials and Implementation courses can also be taken without passing an exam.

How much is a TOGAF certification worth?

According to Payscale, TOGAF-certified professionals such as enterprise, solutions, and technical architects can earn between $85,000 and $202,000 (or £39,000 and £202,000). TOGAF-certified architects can also find work in various industries all over the world.

In what countries is the TOGAF standard popular?

The TOGAF framework is popular all over the world. You can find certified professionals in over 130 countries, and TOGAF architects can find work almost anywhere.

That being said, there are certainly several regions where the TOGAF standard has more of a presence. The majority of TOGAF certifications are earned in the UK, USA, India, the Netherlands and Australia.

How can TOGAF benefit businesses?

The clarity offered by TOGAF helps businesses to pursue enterprise transformation, IT growth, and organization-wide change with optimized efficiency and focus.

It also helps users to ensure that their IT infrastructures are fully aligned with essential business goals.

What do I need to know about the TOGAF exams?

The TOGAF Foundation exam is closed-book, lasts 60 minutes, and features 40 questions. Students who do not have English as their native language can be allocated 30 minutes of extra time. The pass mark is 55%.

The TOGAF Certified exam has eight questions, lasts 90 minutes, and has a pass mark of 60%.

What you will learn

Introduction to TOGAF®:

  • Understand the purpose, scope, and key concepts of the TOGAF® framework, including its history, objectives, and structure.

TOGAF® Core Concepts:

  • Gain insights into the core concepts and terminology used in enterprise architecture and the TOGAF® framework, such as architecture, architecture development method (ADM), and architecture views.

TOGAF® Architecture Development Method (ADM):

  • Learn about the phases, activities, and deliverables of the ADM, which provides a structured approach to developing enterprise architectures.

Key Components of TOGAF®:

  • Understand the key components of the TOGAF® framework, including the Architecture Content Framework, Enterprise Continuum, and TOGAF® Reference Models.

TOGAF® Architecture Repository:

  • Learn about the Architecture Repository, which serves as a repository for storing architecture artifacts, models, and guidelines.

TOGAF® Certification:

  • Understand the TOGAF® certification program, including the different levels of certification (Foundation, Certified), exam requirements, and benefits of certification.

Alignment with Industry Standards:

  • Explore how TOGAF® aligns with other industry standards, frameworks, and best practices in enterprise architecture, such as ArchiMate®, ITIL®, and COBIT®.

Awareness of TOGAF® Benefits:

  • Gain awareness of the benefits of adopting the TOGAF® framework for enterprise architecture, including improved alignment between business and IT, enhanced decision-making, and increased organizational agility.

By completing the TOGAF® 9 Foundation & Awareness: TOGAF® Standard course, participants will have gained a foundational understanding of the TOGAF® framework and its application in enterprise architecture. They will be equipped with essential knowledge that can serve as a basis for further learning and specialization in TOGAF® and enterprise architecture.

Benefits of this course

Foundational Knowledge:

  • Participants gain a solid understanding of the fundamental concepts and principles of the TOGAF® framework, serving as a foundation for further learning and specialization in enterprise architecture.

Increased Awareness:

  • The course provides participants with awareness of the TOGAF® framework and its benefits for enterprise architecture. This awareness can help individuals and organizations understand the value of adopting TOGAF® and its potential impact on their business objectives.

Alignment with Industry Standards:

  • TOGAF® is a widely recognized and adopted standard in enterprise architecture. By completing the course, participants align themselves with industry standards and best practices, enhancing their credibility and relevance in the field.

Career Advancement:

  • Completion of the course enhances participants’ credentials and demonstrates their commitment to professional development in enterprise architecture. This can lead to new career opportunities and advancement within their organizations.

Improved Decision-Making:

  • Participants gain insights into how TOGAF® can improve alignment between business and IT, enhance decision-making, and drive organizational agility. This knowledge can empower individuals to contribute more effectively to strategic initiatives and business transformation efforts.

Better Stakeholder Communication:

  • The course provides participants with a common language and vocabulary for discussing enterprise architecture concepts and practices. This can improve communication and collaboration with stakeholders across the organization, fostering alignment and consensus-building around architecture initiatives.

Preparation for Certification:

  • While the course itself does not lead to TOGAF® certification, it provides a solid foundation for individuals planning to pursue formal TOGAF® certification in the future. Participants gain essential knowledge and skills that can help them prepare for TOGAF® certification exams.

Organizational Benefits:

  • Organizations benefit from having employees who are knowledgeable about TOGAF® and its potential impact on enterprise architecture. This can lead to improved architecture governance, better alignment between business and IT, and increased organizational agility.

Overall, the TOGAF® 9 Foundation & Awareness: TOGAF® Standard course equips individuals with essential knowledge and awareness of the TOGAF® framework, enabling them to contribute effectively to enterprise architecture initiatives and drive business success.


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