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RSS share its own experts and resources to activate and operate JOSTQB due to the importance of gathering a forum for experts and practitioners to exchange expertise and standardize the software quality profession leading to improved software testing practices in Jordan.</p>\n<p dir=\"ltr\"><strong><u>Q2: What is the ISTQB&reg; - International Software Testing Qualifications Board?</u></strong></p>\n<p dir=\"ltr\">ISTQB&reg; is a non-profit organization responsible for defining various guidelines such as examination structure and regulations, accreditation, certification etc. Working groups within the ISTQB&reg; are responsible for developing and maintaining the syllabi and exams. 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FAQ

  • General :

Q1:Where the Jordanian Software Testing Qualifications Board is located and why?

The Jordanian Software Testing Qualifications Board (JOSTQB) is located in the Royal Scientific Society which is the largest applied research institution, consultancy, and technical support service provider in Jordan. RSS share its own experts and resources to activate and operate JOSTQB due to the importance of gathering a forum for experts and practitioners to exchange expertise and standardize the software quality profession leading to improved software testing practices in Jordan.

Q2: What is the ISTQB® - International Software Testing Qualifications Board?

ISTQB® is a non-profit organization responsible for defining various guidelines such as examination structure and regulations, accreditation, certification etc. Working groups within the ISTQB® are responsible for developing and maintaining the syllabi and exams. The ISTQB® comprises representatives from each existing National and Regional Board.

 Q3: What are the advantages of ISTQB® certification conducted by JOSTQB?

This is a truly internationally recognized certification program recognized in multiple countries in multiple continents. For the list of participating countries please visit ISTQB® Geographic coverage. Test experts from various countries are constantly working towards defining and refining the syllabus, the exam pattern, the examination questions and compiling the valuable information on testing around the World.

This certification aims at providing properly trained professionals who are posed to transform a Software Testing and Quality Assurance experience into highly organized discipline yielding the highest quality error free software products. Companies who chose to train and exam their staff at JOSTQB can expect increased quality of both their workforce skills and their end products with long lasting beneficial effects on their reputation and competitive edge.

The Exam

Q4: How can I be obtain the Certified Software Tester Certificate?

To be certified, you must successfully pass the ISTQB® certification exams. In order to pass the test you must acquire professional knowledge in the field of testing, and be familiar with the basics and work processes of software testing.

The Jordanian Software Testing Qualifications Board (JOSTQB) is the sole Examination Institute/Certification Body for the ISTQB® certificates in Jordan. The certificate will show your name, the ISTQB® logo, a reference to the syllabus, including version, on which the certification is based and the effective date of certification.

Q5: What is the content of the exams?

Each exam contains a pre-defined number of questions, aimed at verifying the acquired professional knowledge of the candidate on the topics covered by the Learning Objectives for the relevant Foundation, Advanced or Expert syllabus.

All Learning Objectives in the relevant syllabus are examinable. Answers to examination questions may require the use of material from more than one section of the syllabus. The Advanced level exam questions may require the knowledge of the Foundation syllabus. The Expert level exam questions may require the knowledge of the Foundation syllabus and of the Advanced syllabus that has been defined as pre-requisite.

Q6: How is the Foundation level exam structured?

The Foundation Level exam comprises 40 multiple-choice questions, with a scoring of 1 point for each correct answer, a pass mark of at least 65% (26 or more points) and a duration of 60 minutes (or 75 minutes for candidates taking exams that are not in their native language).

The breakdown of the exam questions is done according to international guidelines and exam content reviews are periodically conducted to ensure consistency.

Q7: How are the 2012 Advanced Level exams structured?

The 2012 Advanced Level exams, based on the 2012 Advanced Level syllabi, comprise a predefined number of questions, with different scoring (from 1 to 3 points) for the correct answer according to the question's level of difficulty, a pass mark of at least 65%, and a module-specific duration.

The number of questions and the exam duration vary depending on the module:

- Test Manager: 65 multiple-choice questions, duration of 180 minutes (or 225 minutes for candidates taking exams that are not in their native language).

- Test Analyst: 60 multiple-choice questions, duration of 180 minutes (or 225 minutes for candidates taking exams that are not in their native language).

- Technical Test Analyst: 45 multiple-choice questions, duration of 120 minutes (or 150 minutes for candidates taking exams that are not in their native language).

Q8: Are there pre-requisites to take an ISTQB® exam?

The Foundation Level exam has no pre-requisites. Preparation on the syllabus topics (obtained either through attending a course provided by an accredited Training Provider, from professional experience, and/or through self-study) is recommended.

To take the Advanced Level exams, the Foundation exam must have been successfully passed. The possession of the Foundation Level Certificate may have to be proved. ISTQB® also recommends practical experience before taking this exam.

Q9: Is there any validity period for this certification?

Foundation Level and Advanced Level ISTQB® certificates are valid for life.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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