Watermark Learning has associations with strategic industry and academic organizations. We partner with these organizations to enhance our services to our customers, keep abreast of the latest industry developments, and to assure you of the highest-quality training.


Agile Alliance

Watermark Learning is a member of the Agile Alliance, a nonprofit organization with global membership, committed to advancing Agile development principles and practices. Agile Alliance supports those who explore and apply Agile principles and practices.

Auburn University

Auburn University has been our academic partner since 2004, providing endorsement for our certificate programs in Business Analysis, Project Management, Business Process Management, and Agile.

Business Relationship Management Institute (BRM Institute)

Business Relationship Management Institute (BRM Institute) is the world’s premier membership, professional development, and official certification organization dedicated to serving the global Business Relationship Management (BRM) community. BRM Institute provides world-class professional membership and development programs to advance the art and discipline of Business Relationship Management and help maximize the BRM capability in organizations worldwide. Your BRM Institute membership provides you with exclusive access to a extensive range of programs, tools, and networking opportunities to support you as you make your mark on the BRM profession and expand your leadership capabilities. For more information, visit

Concordia University

Concordia University is our academic partner who provides undergraduate and graduate college credits for many of our courses.

IIBA® (International Institute of Business Analysis)

IIBA® is an international organization with over 25,000 members formed to establish standards for the practice of business analysis, and to certify its practitioners. Watermark Learning has been an Endorsed Education Provider since the program began in 2006.

PMI® (Project Management Institute)

PMI is the international organization with over 600,000 members established to maintain standards for the practice of project management and related disciplines, and to certify its practitioners. Watermark Learning was a Global Registered Education Provider when the program began in 1999, and still participates as a Premier level partner in the newly launched Authorized Training Partner (ATP) program.

Scrum Alliance

Watermark Learning is a member of the Scrum Alliance, a membership organization that encourages and supports the widespread adoption and effective practice of Scrum. Since there are many methods within Agile, Scrum Alliance is more focused on Scrum as a method and Agile framework for completing complex projects.

Training & Coaching Partners

Watermark Learning maintains partnerships with the following training organizations around the world. Our partners license our high-quality courses and teach them in their own markets.


AgilityIRL (In Real Life) provides agile-based, reality-driven leadership education and development in the interdependent areas of process and culture to create and run the kind of work environment needed to change the world.

FTI — Faculty Training Institute

South Africa

FTI is the premier provider of corporate training in South Africa for project management, business analysis, and related subjects.



Initiative srl, located in Turin, Italy, was founded in 1999 to provide training in the areas of organizational behavior and human resources.


A leading German-based training, consulting, and software services organization offering the best services in the areas of business analysis and project management.

RBN Consulting


Founded in 2001, RBN Consulting and Training specializes in the development of business solutions to improve human relations at work and, consequently, the results of the business.


Mexico and Latin America

SEAN (Servicios Educacionales en Analisis de Negocios) is the foremost Business Analysis training provider in Mexico.

Smart Gecko

France — Switzerland — Germany

Supporting your business evolution with our expertise in Business Analysis, Project Management and Agile approaches. Assisting in organizational change and development of your human capital with training and coaching.


New Zealand

Building organisational capability is a priority for most companies, but many are grappling with how to best build their talent. SoftEd has been assisting organisations to build their internal tech talent for over 25 years.

Vellicate Technologies

India and Southeast Asia

Vellicate is one of the fastest-growing project management and business analysis consulting and training firms in India. Vellicate Technologies participated in BA Convention 2013.