UK Testing Board (UKTB) has signed an agreement with BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT which promotes qualifications for professionals. The agreement will see the two organizations 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 accordance with the international ISTQB® program.
New equivalence mapping between the ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level certifications and the ISEB Practitioner certificates also come into effect at this date.
The agreement will also see BCS working more closely with an increasing number of ISTQB® boards around the world. For more details, refer to the Press Release.