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Have you taken our latest survey titled “UKTB Getting Involved“. We really need your help to drive software testing forward in the UK. We need your help to: Write exam questions, Assemble exam papers, Accredit training materials, Provide links and work with academia, Represent the UKTB at events, Help with marketing. Your support is vitally important to us, please take …

ISTQB® and LinkedIn

Until recently ISTQB® provided a set of links to quickly and directly add the relevant ISQTB® certifications information and data to your LinkedIn profile. The links looked like http://bit.ly/add-to-linkedin-istqb-ctal-tta Following an update by LinkedIn the full functionality is no longer working, The links still open the add certification form on your profile but do not populate the certification details for you. …

Are you one in half a million?

The latest figures released by ISTQB® show a continued global growth rate for the Certified Tester Scheme: Number of exams taken: ~700,000 Number of certificates: 500,000+ Partner Program Members: 150 in 48 countries (circa 3 in the UK) Accredited Training Providers: 292 (circa 39 in the UK) If you would like further information about ISTQB® certifications for you or team, …

ISTQB® elected new Executive Team – Media Release

During the General Assembly meeting of ISTQB® – the International Software Testing Qualifications Board – held in Lima, Peru on Friday 24th of March 2017, elections for the new Executive Committee for ISTQB® were conducted. ISTQB® has confirmed Mr. Gualtiero Bazzana, chairman of ITA-STQB – the Italian Testing Board and a respected figure in software testing internationally, to continue acting …

ISTQB® Glossary Re-platformed

ISTQB® have recently re-platformed the Glossary App, the app can now be found at http://glossary.istqb.org Contributions to the glossary have been received from testing communities throughout the world. The ISTQB® Glossary is used as a reference source for the ISTQB® software testing qualification scheme. The app presents concepts, terms and definitions designed to aid communication in (software) testing and related …

Counterfeit Certificate Warning!

The popularity and recognition of the ISTQB® scheme world-wide has become so high, that counterfeit certificates have now been found in circulation. To verify the authenticity of your ISTQB® certificate or ISTQB® Exam Provider, or if you are suspicious about the way any training or exams are conducted, please contact the UK Testing Board, providing details of the certificate and …

UKTB and ISTQB® welcomes SQS Group Limited as a Platinum Partner

  SQS Group has been recognised by the UK Testing Board (UKTB) as a Platinum ISTQB® (International Software Testing Qualification Board) Partner. As well as being a well respected training provider SQS consultants are also a well-trained and mature test organisation. ISTQB’s Partnership program is part of a successful and increasingly popular approach to building industry standard software testing education …

DCSL Software Awarded Silver

DCSL Software awarded First ISTQB Silver Partnership program by UKTB in recognition of ISTQB training undertaken. London, UK —DCSL Software has been recognised by the UK Testing Board (UKTB) as the first UK Silver ISTQB (International Software Testing Qualification Board) Partner. They have a well-trained and mature test organisation supporting staff by making available the internationally recognised ISTQB Certified Tester …