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


How has IT changed in 60 years @BCSShropshire #ChristmasSocial https://t.co/zJZLZgFpmV


Using Selendroid to Automate the User Interactions Over a Mobile App (Part 2) https://t.co/WIlQ5Nzvid

Selendroid Tutorial: Android Mobile Test Automation Framework (Part 1) https://t.co/NOBdzEGNm9

ISTQB® is happy to welcome Sedaco to its Partner program! - Sedaco has joined the program at the Gold Partnersh... https://t.co/VzCvRmPFHM

Backlog Bug Tracking Tool Hands-on Review Tutorial - Discovering, recording, and tracking bugs are important pa... https://t.co/nJmxvmYqtr

How to Implement Efficient Test Automation in the Agile World https://t.co/lVKczEIA90

ISTQB® is happy to welcome StyleZ Corporation to its Partner program! https://t.co/FcOpGsFn15

Arrived at @esconfs , swing by and say hi to @UK_TestingBoard and @iSQICert in the Expo

Why not come along and say hi to the @UK_TestingBoard on the @iSQICert stand at @esconfs

We've just won Medium Business of the Year at #heraldEBA !! Well done to the whole team! We've all achieved this together!


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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