ISTQB Performance Testing Certification: Improve your software performance testing – and your career.

ISTQB Performance Testing Certification is important for:

  • Anyone involved in software testing who wishes to broaden their knowledge of performance testing
  • Anyone who wishes to start a specialist career in performance testing
  • Anyone involved in performance engineering who wishes to gain a better understanding of performance testing

Only ASTQB lets you retake this ISTQB exam for free when you meet the criteria! When you take this ISTQB exam through ASTQB and AT*SQA, you earn points toward your Testing Tiers™ software tester ranking.

Logo of the Official US List of Certified TestersImportant: American companies check with us, ASTQB (ISTQB in the U.S.) and our official ISTQB exam provider AT*SQA, to see if you are on the Official U.S. List of Certified Software Testers™ so you must register here through ASTQB or register directly through AT*SQA for your ISTQB exam to appear on that list. We will also add you to the ISTQB Successful Candidate Register.

Preparation Resources

ISTQB Performance Testing Certification can give you the ability to:

  • Understand the basic concepts of performance and performance testing
  • Define performance risks, goals, and requirements to meet stakeholder
    needs and expectations
  • Understand performance metrics and how to collect them
  • Develop a performance test plan for achieving stated goals and
    requirements
  • Conceptually design, implement, and execute basic performance tests
  • Analyze the results of a performance test and state implications to various
    stakeholders
  • Explain the process, rationale, results, and implications of performance
    tests to various stakeholders
  • Understand categories and uses for performance tools and criteria for their
    selection
  • Determine how performance testing activities align with the software
    lifecycle

Download the free Performance Testing syllabus and sample exam questions & answers above and get started on the path to your Performance Testing certification.