The Foundation Level qualification (Syllabus) is aimed at professionals who need to demonstrate practical knowledge of the fundamental concepts of software testing. This includes people in roles such as test designers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers and IT Professionals. Please read the Level Overview for additional information.

The Foundation Level qualification is also appropriate for anyone who needs a basic understanding of software testing, such as project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors and management consultants.

What are the entry criteria?

It is suggested that candidates for the Foundation Level certification have at least six months’ practical experience in a professional testing role.Please read Foundation Exam Structure docuemnt for additional information.