HP ATA - IT Architect V1

This certification validates that you can successfully scope, identify, recommend, plan, implement, and manage IT technology solutions based on sound business principles. This certification is the ultimate ATA certification.
HP Institute is designed for you. Gain practical experience through real-life scenarios to execute the business side of technology projects with quantifiable results.

Why earn this certification?

  • To verify to potential employers that you can execute a solution from end-to-end and expertly align business objectives with your IT solution
  • To gain higher job and earning potential through an industry recognized certification that validates your job readiness
  • To get practical experience with HP products and industry standard technologies


Typical candidates for this certification are students seeking to reach the highest award in both the technology and business tracks. Candidates must already have HP ATA – Cloud V1 and HP ATA – IT for Business V1 certifications.

Skill level


Steps to acquire this certification

Before you begin:

Acquire access to The Learning Center and get an HP Learner ID. Then create a profile with Pearson VUE, our exam delivery vendor.
Learn how in the Learning Center Assist Kit.

Step 1: Do you qualify for an upgrade path?

There are no upgrade paths available for this certification.

Step 2: Register or apply for this certification

Step 3: Verify or complete prerequisites

There are no prerequisites required for this certification. Please move to Step 4.

Step 4: Complete recommended training (Optional)

Training is highly recommended to pass each exam. Training is not required, but it will help prepare you for the exams and increase your chances of passing the exams.

WBT = Web Based       ILT = Instructor Led       VILT = Virtual Instructor Led       VCR - Virtual Class Recorded
SCA = Special Course or Activity

Step 5: Pass the required exams

Requirement 1 - complete 1 of the following exams:

Certification achieved

You will receive an email notification 2-5 days after successfully completing all requirements. In addition, your status in The Learning Center will change to "acquired". Track your training and certification progress through your transcripts in The Learning Center.