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The following ISTQB® exams can now be taken from home.

  • CTFL - Foundation

  • CTFL - Foundation - Agile Tester

  • CTAL-TA  - Advanced Test Analyst 

  • CTAL-TM - Advanced Test Manager

  • CTAL-TAE - Advanced Test Automation Engineer

To download the above document please click here

With the current restrictions placed on us due to the COVID-19 crisis, ISTQB® have certified ANZTB to run Online Proctored eExams that allows this exam to be taken from home.  This facility is now fully available.

There are strict guidelines associated with taking an exam using an Online proctor and we have attached a guideline flyer which provides answers to commonly asked questions.  Please download the above document and review whether you have the correct hardware, software and a suitable location in which to sit this exam. 

If you have already purchased a Foundation exam voucher then you will be able to switch over to an online exam by cancelling your existing exam and booking a new online proctored exam. 

Remember that you must cancel your existing exam and provide 72hrs advance notice to avoid any penalty charges.

If you have any questions please contact us at

Please note ISTQB have sanctioned this to run until 23rd October 2020 as a pilot program


The International Software Testing Quality Board Australia & New Zealand

The ANZTB focuses on the global standard of accreditation from the ISTQB®
and provides testing professionals with certification, accredited training and
career enhancing support. Through the ANZTB, testers have access to professional
training and a consistent method of education and accreditation.
The Board continually works with ISTQB® to develop and set international standards
for software testing, training course development and professional qualifications.

The ISTQB® have certified more than 640,000 testers worldwide.
Contact the ANZTB today to find out more information on how to enhance
your career and be part of a globally recognised professional certification scheme.
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New & Updates

enlightened  COVID-19  eExam Test Centres Update 

AUSTRALIA There are now Kryterion test centres open for business across NSW, QLD, SA, VIC, NT & WA.  

NEW ZEALAND  All test centres are now open.

In addition Remote Proctored Exams are gaining popularity and are available 7 days a week.

ALL - Please login and check your booking & If you have a exam scheduled at a test centre which is now closed without future dates being available, it is likely that you will see your exam moved to a temporary test centre and a date of 1st June.  This can be rescheduled at any time.

For Kryterion updates please refer to the list here & a list of FAQs here

At all times, once you have registered, you are able to go online to your webassessor account and reschedule without penalty provided you give at least 72hrs notice of any changes. 

All of our vouchers are valid for 1 calendar year from the date of purchase and will be extended if needed.

Please contact if you have any questions.  We are here to help.


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If you do not yet have a profile, please take the time to create one.  It only takes a few minutes to create a simple one, that you can continuously add to it, as your career and accomplishments grow.

Join our Linkedin groups - Company here & Group here


2019 ISTQB Updates to Advanced TA & TTA release available

The release note can be found here & the updated syllabus can be downloaded here

6th May - CTAL-TA new 2019 syllabus exam is now available 


ISTQB CTFL 2018 version 3.1 release available

This is a minor update and the release note can be found here 

The updated syllabus can be downloaded here


ISTQB CTAL-TAE - Advanced Test Automation Engineer

As part of ANZTB continuing exam development and review, we have just launched a new exam for Automation Engineer syllabus, plus our Foundation exams are now aligned to the latest updated syllabus.


ISTQB® Logos now available for download

As part of your career growth and to enhance your profile, please download the relevant ISTQB® exam logo/s and add to your CV or online profiles to reflect your successful pass in that certification. Logos can be downloaded here


ISTQB® Partner Programme

Your company can benefit from becoming an ISTQB® Partner. Check out your company's eligibility here and take a look at the presentation (PDF 1,152KB) and smartshow.


If you would like to contribute to ANZTB, and help us to advance the testing profession, please contact us.

Check out the animated video clip that explains ISTQB® Certification in just three minutes.