International Software Quality Institute

Performance matters!

Performance matters!

2019-02-22T14:19:19+00:00February 22nd, 2019|iSQI, Press release, Software Testing|

The International Software Quality Institute (iSQI), a leading global exam provider for the ISTQB® Certified Tester Scheme, is now offering the new ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level – Performance Tester exam (in English currently).

The exam is available as a paper/online exam after accredited training or at an iSQI public exam session. The exam is also available globally from iSQI at all Pearson VUE test centers.

Foundation Level Performance Tester is a Specialist module in the ISTQB® Certified Tester Scheme providing essential understanding and knowledge to anyone involved in assessing performance efficiency, identifying performance risk or using performance tools.

“Performance plays a major role in the success of any application or system. Holders of the ISTQB® Performance Tester certificate have demonstrated that they understand key performance measures and performance test techniques – valuable skills to any organization where performance really matters.” stated iSQI Product Manager Suzanna Salem.

The syllabus covers the following modules:


The 90 minutes long exam consists of 40 multiple choice questions and candidates must score 26 credits (65%) to pass. Individuals must hold the ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) to be eligible for the Performance Tester certification (the CTFL exam is also available from iSQI).

For the syllabus and more information go to:

About iSQI

The International Software Quality Institute (iSQI), with offices in Potsdam (DE), Amstelveen (NL), London (UK) and Boston (USA) is a leading provider of certification examinations all over the world. For almost 15 years, iSQI has continued to play a large role in certifying the know-how of IT professionals in over 100 countries on 6 continents in 10 languages. With over 30,000 certifications per year, iSQI paves the way for successful career development.

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