The RCDA Practitioner course is a three day interactive, classroom-based training course for practicing architects. Please visit our RCDA webpage for more information about CGI’s agile architecture approach. 

Through presentations, discussions and exercises, attendees learn to apply good architecture practices to their everyday work context. The course combines lectures and group exercises.

Three days from 9:00-16:30: April 19-21 2022 at CGI’s Rotterdam office.

Participants will receive a hardcopy of the RCDA handbook, and pdf versions of the presentation slides and an RCDA Practitioner certificate.

RCDA Practitioner Course Program
Module 1 Fundamentals

Architecture responsbilities – Up-front versus adaptive architecture – Risk and Cost   Driven Architecture

Module 2 Understanding Context

Stakeholders   & Requirements – Architectural Requirements Prioritization – Dealing with   Non-Functional Requirements – Stakeholder Workshops – Dealing with Contracts

Module 3 Architectural Decisions

Architectural Decision Making – Applying  Architectural Strategies

Module 4 Modeling

Architecture   Modeling – Solution Costing – Value-driven documentation

Module 5 Validation 

Architecture   Evaluation – Independent Architecture Assessment – Architectural Prototyping

Module 6 Delivery

Technical Debt Control – Architecture Roadmapping

Module 7 Maturity

Assess your team/s architecture maturity – Wrap-up

Prices exclude VAT.


Date and costs

April 19 @ 09:00 CET

April 21 @ 16:30 CET


CGI NL Headquarter
George Hintzenweg 89
Rotterdam, ZH 3068 AX, Netherlands
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088 564 0000





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All prices are listed in EUROs and excluding VAT unless clearly indicated!

Early bird discount

When you order a training seat with us more that 1 month before the start of the training, we will give you an 'Early bird' discount of € 100,-