Driving Software Testing Forward in the UK

UK Testing Board (UKTB) is a not for profit legal entity formed in 2007 whose roles include:

  • Support for ISTQB® certification schemes in the UK
  • Provision of accreditation for ISTQB® trainers and training materials in the UK via our exam partners (BCS and iSQI)
  • Working with testers, employers, education and other standard bodies to advance the professionalism of the software testing profession in the UK
  • The power behind UK language ISTQB® exams for BCS, iSQI and other international ISTQB® Exam Boards
  • Leading the industrialisation of Software Testing within the UK market through process consistency and standards adoption

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UKTB Board Members


The UKTB is a not for profit organisation, made up of volunteers from within the UK.  The Directors work on a voluntary basis on the board. All are specialists, practitioners, consultants and trainers that have experience in software testing and quality assurance related positions.

The board represents a cross section of testing companies from the UK (large companies, smaller companies and training providers) where no more than 49% of the board can be selected from any one company.

Each board member has a set of defined responsibilities as shown in the image.

Latest UKTB Updates


Test Data Management Using Data Pool Feature in IBM Rational Quality Manager - Usage of Data pool in IBM Rational Quality Manager offers certain specific features for test data, which in turn helps to manage data in a much more effective way. In my pr... https://t.co/aGRbkUCyzN

IBM UrbanCode Deploy for Application Deployment Automation (JBoss Application Server) - This tutorial will educate you about Application Deployment Automation without any manual intervention using IBM UrbanCode Deploy (JBoss Application Server). All t... https://t.co/FbOWDyVlIP

ISTQB® is happy to welcome Yes4Q to its Partner program! - Yes4Q has joined the program at the Silver Partnership level. Visit the https://t.co/ANNCMIigz6 and https://t.co/nzfmlwWJ4L for more details about the Partner Program.   https://t.co/holYeSYzMq

IBM Rational Jazz Source Control and Build Management Tool Tutorial - The Jazz Source Control is a repository in RTC, which can hold the source code and any other artifacts like documents or HTML files or any text files. And Jazz source control manage... https://t.co/fW9Vf6fjeY

ISTQB® is happy to welcome Gaming Laboratories International Australia to its Partner program! - Gaming Laboratories International Australia has joined the program at the Gold Partnership level. Visit the https://t.co/ATJevxCSiM and... https://t.co/wx322Cg0SC

IBM Rational Team Concert Advanced Work Item Customization - This tutorial – “IBM Rational Team Concert Advanced Work Item Customization“, completely explains about customization according to the user need thereby defining the possibilities of customi... https://t.co/hHjb61Br5y

RT @ "Thank You to @MikeJarred @eviltester & @FunTESTic for putting the programme together
Some Amazing talks lined up!
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IBM Rational Team Concert Defect Management Tool Tutorial - IBM Rational Team Concert (RTC) is one of the key components of IBM Rational CLM solution which helps the project managers and developers in maintaining certain artifacts within one single re... https://t.co/M4kSMcB0ZS

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ISTQB® is happy to welcome Innuva IT Solutions to its Partner program! https://t.co/Evm9OvZsO4


ISTQB® Vision – ” To continually improve and advance the software testing profession by: Defining and maintaining a Body of Knowledge which allows testers to be certified based on best practices, connecting the international software testing community, and encouraging research.”


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