How to add your details to the Successful Candidate Register (SCR)

ISTQB® have implemented a fully searchable Successful Candidate Register. You can search the register to verify a certificate. Certificate holders meeting the search criteria will be listed with an anonymised certificate number, meaning some digits are replaced by ***. This feature allows UKTB and ISTQB® to protect the certificate number from being misused but gives enough information to verify a …

Employment & Certificate Screening

If you need to undertake pre-employment and certificate screening on behalf of a client and have been asked to confirm that a candidate has obtained a professional qualification through the UKTB, you will need to contact the Exam Body that conducted the examination on behalf of the UKTB. You can contact the exam partners for more details: BCS Certification Information …

CTEL Test Management & CTEL Improving the Test Process

The UK Testing Board partner with a number of training providers to provide English certifications to the UK Market. In the UK the demand for the Expert training and exams has not been high. Our training providers have decided not to develop the courses as they are expensive courses to develop until or unless the demand increases. There are training …

How do I find a location to take an exam?

The UK Testing Board partner with both BCS and iSQI for exam provision.  Both exam providers deliver online exams as well as public exams and onsite exams when training taken with an accredited training provider. You can find the closest online exam centre to you via the PearsonVue website and search for ISTQB exams. You can contact the exam partners …

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 …

Are BCS ISEB Practitioner Certificates recognised by the ISTQB?

BCS (ISEB) Practitioner certificates earned by passing an exam taken no later than March 31, 2008 [ under the original BCS practitioner programme] are treated as equivalent to and Certified Tester Advanced Level (CTAL) – Full, this covers the Advanced Test Manager, Advanced Test Analyst, and Advanced Technical Test Analyst certificates earned against the ISTQB CTAL Advanced Syllabus 2007. Please …

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 …

Where can I find details of ISTQB Accredited course providers?

ISTQB® training courses can only be accredited by ISTQB® Member Boards. UKTB accredits training materials on behalf of our exam partners, BCS and iSQI Check out the Accreditation pages of the UKTB Website for a list of certifications and accredited providers. Keep an eye out for the UKTB accredited training provider logo for all training providers who have been accredited …

Where can I find details of exam dates and exam fees for the ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level (CTAL)?

BCS and iSQI provide examinations for these set of qualification in the UK on behalf of the UKTB and ISTQB®, examinations can either be booked via a training provider, via a public examination sitting or online via our exam partners. More details can be found at via our exam partners: CTAL – Test Manager: http://certifications.bcs.org/category/18219 CTAL – Test Analyst: http://certifications.bcs.org/category/18218 CTAL – …