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Software Testing

24 January 2012
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The Irish Software Testing Board (ISTB) offers software testing certification, dependable training accreditation and career-enhancing support for software testing professionals throughout Ireland.

The ISTB is committed to investing in the Irish software testing community and developing a professional networking forum to represent the interests of software testers.

The ISTB mission is to:

  • Promote awareness and understanding of the software testing profession in Ireland.
  • Establish software testing as an independent and valued career path for Information Technology professionals in Ireland.
  • Facilitate certification of Information Technology professionals according to ISTQB standards, via the administration of the ISTQB certification schemes within Ireland.
  • Facilitate accreditation of training providers to supply courses to ISTQB standards.
  • Contribute to the Irish and International software testing community through industry and academic cooperation, other professional bodies and conferences.
  • Contribute to the ISTQB mission through participation in ISTQB working parties and associated activities.



Software Testing

ISTB supports a wide range of organisations and testing professionals, across all technologies and industries, through the development and provision of Software Testing Standards & Certification. We are continually working to improve the maturity, repeatability and understanding of the Software Testing Engineering practice.