ISTQB® Software Tester Certification Road Map
ISTQB® Certified Tester, Foundation Level (CTFL)
ISTQB® Certified Tester, Advanced Level (CTAL)
ISTQB® Certified Tester, Expert Level (CTEL)
The ISTQB® Certified Tester program teaches knowledge to effectively verify and test software. There are three stages, the Foundation Level, the Advanced Level, and the Expert Level.
For details on ISTQB® Certification Exams, see Examination.
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The Foundation qualification is aimed at anyone involved in software testing. This includes those who may be expected to go on to the advanced qualification such as Testers, Test Analysts, Test Engineers, Test Consultants, Test Managers, User Acceptance Testers, and Software Developers. The Foundation level is split into 3 main tracks as Core, Agile and Specialist.
ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level (Core)
ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level (Agile)
ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level (Specialist)
ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level module acts as an entry point to the ISTQB® Certification scheme and its successful completion is a mandatory requirement for continuing with the other modules and levels.
The Advanced Certificates are for experienced testing practitioners and aimed to demonstrate a depth of knowledge of testing topics and the ability to perform testing activities in practice. The Advanced level is split into 3 main tracks as Core, Agile and Specialist.
ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level (Core)
ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level (Agile)
ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level (Specialist)
The Expert Level extends the knowledge and experience obtained at the Advanced Level by providing in-depth, practically-oriented certifications in a range of different testing subjects. With Expert Level, ISTQB® offers career paths for testers with clearly defined business outcomes. The Expert level currently consists of Core track modules only.
ISTQB® Certified Tester Expert Level (Core)
ISTQB® Certified Tester Expert Level (Specialist)
Czech and Slovak Testing Board authorized Certification Authorities to perform the examination activities and provide examinations after each accredited training.
Depending on market demand, Certification Authorities are also providing examinations, which are not related to particular training (so-called open exams). If you are interested, please contact directly our certification authorities:
|Czech and Slovak Testing Board (CaSTB)
Certification Authority for the Czech Republic and Slovakia, member board of the ISTQB® See Examination for more details on exams rules and enrollment.
|Czech Society for Quality (CSQ)
Certification Authority for the Czech Republic