ISTQB® Partner Program

ISTQB® PARTNER PROGRAM

Provides recognition to
companies

that are investing in ISTQB® scheme

BENEFITS FOR PARTNERS

 

  • The main benefits of the ISTQB® Partner Program are:
    • International visibility of the partnership status through exposure on the ISTQB® Website
    • Access to ISTQB® Conference Network events with exclusive benefits
    • Access to the alpha versions of new syllabi, with the opportunity to contribute to their review
    • Participation in the “ISTQB® Partner Forum” that provides Partners with advance information on the ISTQB® Roadmap and other initiatives
    • Local benefits provided by Member Boards and Exam Providers

ELIGIBILITY POINTS AND THRESHOLDS

  • Companies can become ISTQB® Partners if they have a significant number of employees or external consultants working for them who have passed ISTQB® certification exams.
  • The Program comprises four levels of partnership, each with a different eligibility threshold:
    • Silver: 5 Points
    • Gold: 14 Points
    • Platinum: 30 Points
    • Global: A minimum of 1 Platinum Partnership and 2 Gold Partnerships in at least 2 different countries.

ELIGIBILITY POINTS AND THRESHOLDS

  • The partnership level of an organization is determined by the number of certification points it has accumulated:
    • Foundation certification = 1 point,
    • Advanced certification = + 3 points (for each advanced level certification module achieved)
    • Expert certification = + 5 points (for each expert level certification module achieved)
  • Other criteria are the following:
    • GOLD partnership needs at least 1 ADVANCED Level certification
    • PLATINUM partnership needs at least 3 ADVANCED Level certifications

Contact Information

UK Testing Board

1 The Walk

128a High Street

Billericay

Essex

CM12 9DF

E-mail: info@uktb.org.uk

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