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ISTQB Certification


The ISTQB CTFL Foundation Level qualification is aimed at anyone who wants to achieve a basic understanding of software testing and is a requirement for anyone in the software testing industry who wants to achieve a higher level of ISTQB qualification.

Exam Structure

Candidates qualify for extra time if they are not writing the exam in their native language. Extra time needs to be applied for upon completing the exam registration form. 


R 2 000-00

Pass Mark



Multiple Choice

Max Points



60 Minutes

Extra Time

15 Munites



Number of Questions


Who Will Benefit?

Individuals in the following roles will benefit from this certification: 

Tester, Test Engineers, Test Managers, Software Developers, Quality Managers, Business Analysts, Management Consultants, Test Analysts, Test Consultants, User Acceptance Testers, Project Managers, Software Development Managers, IT Directors

Exam Entry Criteria

The minimum requirement for a candidate to write this exam is: 

  • No prior certification is needed

The following experience is recommended

  • It is recommended that candidates attend an accredited training course as an ISTQB® Member Board will have assessed the materials for relevance and consistency against the syllabus.

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