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KSTQB Certified Tester Basic Level (KSTQB CTBL)
Certification Name KSTQB Certified Tester Basic Level (KSTQB CTBL)
Certification Body Korean Software Testing Qualifications Board / http://www.kstqb.org
Languages Korean
Target Audiences
  • Beginner testers who started or would like to start SW testing
  • Testers who wish to learn core testing knowledge and skills systematically
  • Crowd testers (those who are participating or want to participate in any crowd testing projects)
  • Developers, managers and QA who want to acquire basic testing knowledge
  • Students wishing to work in the testing & QA field
Prerequisites N/A
Syllabus & Sample Exam  
Exam Details
  • 1) Written test–20 MC* questions    2) Practical test–4 directive questions
  • Duration: Total 90 mins (Written test-30 mins / Practical test–60 mins)
  • Passing Criteria : 65% or more in Written+Practical tests
※ Failure to achieve less than 60% in any one of the tests will automatically result in a fail in the exam
* MC: Multiple Choice Questions
₩88,000 (Include VAT)
Refund regulation:
Within the period of reception : 100% refund
Reception closing~The day before the examination : 50% refund
The day of the examination : No Refund
Student Discount:
Exam Fee: 20% off the regular examination fees
Audience: All students enrolled in a college/university at the time of exam application ( ※ Applicable only for full-time students)
How to apply: Upload a copy of certificate of enrollment issued within a week on the 1:1 Bulletin Board on STEN (www.sten.or.kr)
Re-certification Not necessary
General Information
Introduction :
The purpose of this course is to enable the non-specialists and/or novices in the testing field to perform basic tasks of SW testing within a short period of time by letting them learn the basic theory and practice of SW testing.
In order to solve the issue that existing ISTQB® Foundation certification is too difficult for beginners and also the language barrier, this basic level offers an easier access to get familiarized with the basic concepts and skills of SW testing.
Exam Types
Public Exam: Korean 3~4 times per year 
Post-training Exam: For those who get trainings from KSTQB Accredited Training Providers (ATP)
Special Exam: Conducted by special requests
For non-test majors, novice and beginner testers to learn SW testing basics and perform basic tasks
Practical certification with minimized theories and maximized practical knowledge and skills
Basic testing design techniques and capability equipped for efficient and effective testing
Cultivating essential knowledge and skills as a Crowd Tester
Accredited Training Providers
Contacts info@kstqb.org
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