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 …

Do I need to take the BCS Intermediate Certificate?

There is no requirement for anyone wishing to take the ISTQB Advanced exams to have taken the BCS Intermediate Certificate. It is an optional step which some testers may find helpful in reaching the knowledge required to pass the ISTQB Advanced exams. ISTQB class the BCS Intermediate Certificate as complementary, meaning that is complements the ISTQB Certified Tester Scheme. If …

Is the Foundation Certificate an ISTQB or ISEB qualification?

The foundation certificate is the entry level qualification for software testers in the ISTQB® Certified Tester Scheme. The ISEB branding has been discontinued by the BCS. Candidates will follow defined learning objectives as defined in the syllabus to remember, understand, apply and analyse the basic concepts of software testing.  The course is aimed at anyone involved in software testing, it …

What is the ISEB Qualification Portfolio?

Following extensive research with IT professionals, training providers, employers and industry experts, BCS have repositioning the ISEB range of certifications as the BCS Professional Certification portfolio. The BCS Professional Certification portfolio offers qualifications in a number of areas: Business Analysis Information Security and CCP Scheme Software Testing IT Service Management (inc ITIL) Agile Project & Programme Management PRINCE2 Solution Development …

BCS and UK Testing Board sign agreement

BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT which promotes qualifications for professionals has signed an agreement with the UK Testing Board (UKTB). The agreement will see the two organisations working more closely together to promote and support Software testing accreditation and certification internationally. UKTB will become the preferred supplier for the Institute’s software testing exams at Foundation and Advanced levels in …