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ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL)

ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level (ISTQB® CTFL)
Certification Name ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level (ISTQB® CTFL)
Certification Body International Software Testing Qualifications Board / http://www.istqb.org
Languages Korean / English
Target Audiences
  • Testers, Test Engineers, Test Analysts, Test Consultants and Test Managers
  • User Acceptance Testers
  • SW Developers, Testers and those who work in SW testing-related fields
  • Anyone who need to have a good understanding of SW Quality such as Project Managers and QA Managers etc.
Prerequisites N/A
Syllabus & Sample Exam  
Exam Details
  • Type: Written test – 40 MC* questions (* MC: Multiple Choice Questions)
  • 1 point per question
  • Duration: Korean 60 mins / English 75 mins (60 mins + extra 25% for non-native speakers)
  • Passing Criteria: 65% or more
₩176,000 (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
Most widely used and adopted certification in the field of SW testing in the world which does not require practical experience and/or course completion.
Knowledge level of the universal concepts and glossaries of SW testing are mainly assessed.
Providing a strong foundation of practical software testing knowledge. If you are new to software testing, it provides the basis upon which to enter the profession. If you are already an experienced software tester, it proves your existing knowledge while serving as a professional pathway to higher levels in your software testing career
Providing a common software testing vocabulary so you can work effectively with other testers and software development teams both locally and around the world
Assuring your company and manager that you have basic software testing knowledge
Showing your commitment and desire to improve your software testing skills
Exam Types:
Public Exam: Korean 5~6 times, English 2~3 times per year  
Post-training Exam: For those who get trainings from KSTQB Accredited Training Providers (ATP)
Special Exam: Conducted by special requests
Accredited Training Providers
Contacts info@kstqb.org
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