About Us

The South African Software Testing Qualifications Board (SASTQB) was founded in July 2008.


The SASTQB is a national board of the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB).


The SASTQB is a non-profit organisation. It provides an exclusive service to the IT industry and supports software testing professionals in South Africa.


The SASTQB provides international certification to software testing professionals as prescribed and defined by the ISTQB. International certification can be achieved on a Foundation or Advanced Level.


The SASTQB also provides a reliable accreditation infrastructure to the public and the industry for the training and education of software testing professionals. The SASTQB makes examination sessions available to the public and to training providers.


The SASTQB comprises a group of dedicated and highly experienced software testing professionals who volunteer their time to promote software testing as a professional career in South Africa.