New 2012 Syllabi for ISTQB Advanced Certification
In October 2012 representatives of the International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB) from over 70 countries around the world gathered in South Africa for the ISTQB General Assembly Meeting. During this time the previous 2007 Certified Tester Advanced Syllabus was replaced by the three new 2012 Advanced Syllabi, namely Advanced Level Test Analyst, Advanced Level Test Manager and Advanced Level Technical Test Analyst.
Until 15th July you will be able to choose if you would like to write the current exam 2007 version exam paper or the new 2012 version exam paper. This arrangement is to accompany all candidates with the 2007 Advanced Syllabus Training that will be available until 19th April 2013. Please take note that the last date to write the 2007 Advanced Level Syllabus exam paper will be 15th July 2013.
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER
|Sunset Date for 2007 Syllabus Training Course
||Sunset Date for 2007 Syllabus Examination Papers
|18 April 2013
||15 July 2013
|End date for training providers to present the current 2007 Advanced Syllabus.
||This is the last date for candidates to write the 2007 Advanced Syllabus exam.
CHANGES TO TAKE NOTE OF
|Advanced Test Manager
|Advanced Test Analyst
|Advanced Technical Test Analyst
LINKS TO THE NEW 2012 ISTQB ADVANCED SYLLABI:
LINKS TO THE 2012 ISTQB ADVANCED SYLLABI SAMPLE QUESTIONS:
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