ASTQB, the American Software Testing Qualifications Board, is the U.S. board for the internationally recognized ISTQB software testing certification.

The mission of ASTQB is to promote professionalism in Software Testing in the United States. We do this by providing and administering quality exams for the ISTQB, ASTQB and IQBBA certifications, by supporting and facilitating software training providers in delivering high quality courses, by actively engaging in the ISTQB working groups, and by supporting efforts to develop and encourage people who are already in or are entering the software testing profession.

Put simply: ASTQB is your easy choice for the world’s best software testing certifications.

We are the official U.S. representative of ISTQB certification – plus we offer world-leading certifications for mobile testing, performance testing, usability testing, business analysis, and more. Remember, U.S. employers check with ASTQB to see if you are certified, so it’s important that you register for your exams only at You’ll be happy to know that ASTQB exams are uniquely designed to be fair, with no misleading or confusing questions.

You can count on ASTQB for exam quality that advances your software quality career.