Software Certifications has become recognized worldwide as the standard for information technology quality professionals – having certified over 50,000 professionals. ISCB test centers are located in 135 countries across 6 continents. Software certifications cover five major domains and provide eleven professional certifications. These internationally-recognized, examination-based and vendor-independent programs provide full career paths for professionals at all levels.

QAI Global Institute is the global program administrator for the International Software Certification Board (ISCB).


2014 Version of Software Testing Body of Knowledge now available

On September 1, 2014, the International Software Certification Board (ISCB) announced their approval for release of the Software Testing Body of Knowledge v14 (STBOK). The STBOK covers the requisite materials for the Certified Associate in Software Testing (CAST) and Certified Software Tester (CSTE) certification exams. The Software Testing Body of Knowledge is the knowledge basis for the Certified Manager of Software Testing (CMST). The STBOK will be phased in over the next several months eventually replacing the Software Testing CBOK.

Software Certifications exams can be taken at any of the 3000+ Pearson VUE Test Centers

Software Certifications has selected Pearson VUE, as its partner for the administration of certification examinations. Candidates will be able to schedule their certification exams via the internet and take it at a Pearson VUE Testing Center in their hometown, in or outside of the United States. Scheduling / Testing for the following certifications is NOW available through Pearson VUE Testing Centers worldwide.

Software QualitySoftware Testing
  • 50,000+ IT Professionals Certified
  • Taken in 135 countries & 6 continents
  • Formal examination launched in 1990
  • First Certification initiated in 1985.
  • 3000+ Test Centers Worldwide
  • 4000+ Certified at TCS