Your QA Analyst and T&E Teams Will Thrive with Better Testing. Here is How You Get It.

Make your QA and Testing & Evaluation (T&E) team faster and more efficient with shared quality standards. Keep Your Software Out of the Headlines® and your team motivated with a clear testing skills path and career progression.

Logo of the Official US List of Certified TestersWith the growth in Agile and Continuous Delivery, QA team members can achieve better software quality with shared testing standards. This includes everyone from Quality Assurance Analysts to Developers to Testing Consultants.

Test & Evaluation (T&E) teams can benefit from a broad variety of software and hardware testing skills that are available through the testing skills path. This allows you to build the right skills to match the demanding T&E project environment.

ISTQB’s Foundation Level testing certification, ISTQB CTFL, is the starting point for all testing skills and gives your QA or T&E team:

  • Common testing terminology that makes communication clearer
  • Shared testing principles so you can build repeatable, reliable quality

With rapid changes in hardware and software, Testing & Evaluation (T&E) team members also need to build their testing expertise in advanced testing techniques including security and automation.

As the official certification body for ISTQB in the U.S., ASTQB makes it easy with the highest quality exams. Plus, certified testers get extra testing and career resources at no charge – something only ASTQB offers.

An easy way to visualize the skills needed for your testing team is to look at the testing skills path.

“I believe that going through the certification process helped me grow tremendously as a software tester, which led to my current position as a Product Manager. Thank you for all that you do!”

QA Analyst and T&E certifications, such as ISTQB software testing certification, have long been a favorite career tool. In fact, surveys among IT and QA pros indicate certifications can lead to promotions and professional growth.

Why ISTQB Certification? That’s easy: It is the most popular and fastest-growing testing certification in the world with more than 650,000 software testing certificates issued across 100+ countries.

Where do you start for QA Analyst Certification? It’s easy:

Important: If your team members work (or might some day work) for an American company or live in the U.S. at any time in your testing career, it is critical that you register for the ASTQB version of the ISTQB Certification exam found on this, the ASTQB website, because American companies check with ASTQB to determine if you have ISTQB Certification. You also get special benefits by taking your exam through ASTQB, such as easier to understand exam questions, and ASTQB-only access to job postings.

Learn more below as to why QA team members choose ISTQB software testing certification: how it makes you more competitive, opens doors, and reduces costs.


Free Software Testing White Papers – another ASTQB benefit!

4 Ways ISTQB Software Tester Certification from ASTQB Paves the Way for Promotion

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