New ISTQB® Add-on under development: Agile Testing

To meet the demand for testing certification within specific domains, ISTQB® has introduced the concept of an “add-on”. The first of these will be focused on Agile Testing and is planned for release in early 2014.

ISTQB® welcomes Sogeti Deutschland GmbH to its Partner program!

Sogeti Deutschland GmbH has joined the program at the Platinum partnership level. For more information visit the Partner Program page.

Member Board update – ISTQB® excludes Saudi Arabian Board

The ISTQB® General Assembly on 23 August at Helsinki voted and approved the exclusion of Saudi Arabian Board. See more information about member boards.  

ISTQB® welcomes sepp.med GmbH to its Partner program!

sepp.med GmbH has joined the program at the Platinum partnership level. Visit the Partner Program page for more information.

Testing Portugal 2013 - 26 November 2013, Lisbon (Portugal)

Join us for the Testing Portugal conference, now into its fourth year, and attracting testing professionals from all over the region. Organised by the Portuguese Software Testing and Qualifications Board, this annual event is presented in both Portuguese and English, and is free to attend. For more details visit the Conference Page

ISTQB® welcomes Quality House Ltd. to its Partner program!

Quality House Ltd. has joined the program at the Platinum partnership level. Visit the Partner Program page for more information.

Find out about ISTQB® certifications … in a Nutshell!

This short presentation is available on our website and answers questions including: What is the ISTQB®? How many questions are there in an Advanced Test Manager exam? What is an "add-on"? To obtain ISTQB® in a Nutshell, please visit ISTQB® in a Nutshell webpage.

Iqnite: the conference for software quality and testing, 14-15 October 2013, Sydney (Australia)

iqnite 2013 Australia will again be held at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition centre and promises to be another exciting event, with over 200 software testing professionals and vendors gathering to share the latest thinking, industry trends, and more. For more details visit the iqnite conference website.

ISTQB® welcomes Method Park Software AG to its Partner program!

Method Park Software AG has joined the program at the Platinum partnership level. Visit the Partner Program page for more information. 

ISTQB® certifications exceed 295,000!

As of March 2013, ISTQB® has issued over 295,000 certifications in 70 countries world-wide, with a growth rate of approximately 12,000 certifications per quarter. For more details, visit www.istqb.org.

ISTQB® welcomes Logica Deutschland GmbH & Co to its Partner program!

Logica Deutschland GmbH & Co has joined the program at the Platinum partnership level. Visit the Partner Program Page for more information.

ISTQB® Survey has been extended until 30 September 2013!

This is your chance to provide us with direct feedback on how ISTQB® certification has worked for you or your staff. The 20 question survey only takes less than 10-minutes to complete and two versions are available: a Practitioners’ Survey (for test practitioners who hold at least an ISTQB® Foundation certificate) and a Managers’ Survey (for managers of software testing teams). Please find more information or  access the survey

ISTQB® welcomes Knowledge Department GmbH to its Partner program!

Knowledge Department GmbH has joined the program at the Platinum partnership level. Visit the Partner Program page for more information. 

Chapter 7.6 in Advanced Level Syllabus 2012 - Test Manager: Communication

The communication between testers and other stakeholders must be professional, objective and effective in order to build and maintain respect for the test team. Diplomacy and objectivity are required when providing feedback, particularly constructive feedback, on the work products of others. Learn more and download the Syllabus.

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