IBM Security Credentials

IBM credentials are valued and recognized by the global IT industry.
Communicating your credentials can be a challenge in today’s online marketplace, so IBM supports a full range of Digital Badges and Professional Certifications to attest to your skills.
Each certification calls for the successful completion of one or more certification tests. Each certification course is free-of-charge and focuses on the knowledge and technical skills measured on a test.

IBM Digital Badges

IBM Digital Badges attest to your mastery of a specified role. Some badges can be earned by completing a course of self-study and passing an online quiz. Other badges require your participation in an instructor-led course, either delivered by an authorized IBM Training Partner or at an IBM training event.

IBM Security Certifications

The IBM Security Certifications are part of the IBM Professional Certification Program (, a worldwide industry program open to all technical professionals (IBM employees, Business Partners, Clients). This program enables you to demonstrate your proficiency in the latest IBM technology and solutions. It helps establish that you have the capability to perform job role related tasks and activities at a specified level of competence. Your participation is beneficial if you wish to validate your knowledge and technical skills, as well as for companies that wish to ensure certain performance levels for their employees.