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 …

2017 ISTQB® International Software Testing Excellence Award

In 2017, ISTQB® will be presenting the fifth International Software Testing Excellence Award. This is an annual prize that is given for outstanding contributions to the field of software quality. Anyone can make a nomination for the Award, which recognises innovation, research and the promotion of the software testing profession. Nominate your choice for the International Software Testing Excellence Award …

ISTQB® Security and Test Automation Certification

ISTQB® regularly reaches out to the testing community to understand the skills and competencies that are required by test professionals and employers. In response to market demand, ISTQB® have released Advanced Level certification in Test Security and Test Automation. The security of our systems and applications is at the forefront of world news currently; building secure code is imperative, moreover, …

Collaboration between ISTQB® and iSQI on Mobile App Testing certification announced!

iSQI’s Certified Mobile App Professional (CMAP) has become a well-established qualification around the world and is already recommended by a number of ISTQB’s Member Boards. On the 24th March, 2017 the ISTQB® General Assembly (in Lima, Peru) confirmed that iSQI’s CMAP Mobile App Testing – Foundation Level certification will become part of the ISTQB® product portfolio. An ISTQB® working group has …

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 …

Do Training Providers license training materials?

Some training providers prefer to license training materials rather than create there own course materials, examples, exam questions. There can be benefits to licencing materials allowing a new training provider to setup and start delivering courses quickly. A number of the UKTB accredited training providers will licence materials for others use, have a look at the accreditations page for contact …