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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …