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Available Software Testing courses:

Internatio​nal Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB)

• Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL)

The ISTQB Foundation Level qualification 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.

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.

• CTFL- Agile Tester

​An extension to CTFL covering Agile Testing

• Certified Tester Advanced Level (CTAL)

Test Manager (TM)

Test Analyst (TA)

​ Technical Test Analyst (TTA)

The Advanced Level qualification is aimed at people who have achieved an advanced point in their careers in software testing. This includes people in roles such as testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers and software developers.

It is also appropriate for anyone who wants a deeper understanding of software testing, such as project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors and management consultants.

• Certified Tester Advanced Level Security Tester (CTAL-SEC)

The Advanced Level Security Tester (CTAL – SEC) qualification is aimed at people who have already achieved an advanced point in their careers in software testing and wish to develop further their expertise in security testing. The modules offered at the Advanced Level cover a wide range of testing topics. Its syllabus is intended to build upon the knowledge of a Foundation Level tester who has some experience in security testing and wishes to build on that knowledge. 

Candidates who have achieved the ISTQB CTAL- SEC certification should be able to accomplish the following Business Objectives:
Plan, perform and evaluate security tests from a variety of perspectives – policy-based, risk-based, 
        standards-based, requirements-based and vulnerability-based
​​• Align security test activities with project lifecycle activities
​​• Analyse the effective use of risk assessment techniques in a given situation to identify current and 
        future security threats and assess their severity levels
Evaluate the existing security test suite and identify any additional security tests
Analyse a given set of security policies and procedures, along with security test results, to determine 
        effectiveness
For a given project scenario, identify security test objectives based on functionality, technology 
        attributes and known vulnerabilities
Analyse a given situation and determine which security testing approaches are most likely to succeed 
        in that situation
Identify areas where additional or enhanced security testing may be needed.
Evaluate effectiveness of security mechanisms
Help the organization build information security awareness
Demonstrate the attacker mentality by discovering key information about a target, performing actions 
        on a test application in a protected environment that a malicious person would perform, and 
        understand how evidence of the attack could be deleted
Analyse a given interim security test status report to determine the level of accuracy, understandability, 
        and stakeholder appropriateness
Analyse and document security test needs to be addressed by one or more tools
Analyse and select candidate security test tools for a given tool search based on specified needs
Understand the benefits of using security testing standards and where to find them

Prerequisites:
Hold CTFL certificate
Have sufficient practical experience to be certified at Advanced Level, which should be not less than 
        three years of relevant academic, practical, or consulting experience​


Download the CMSB Professional Training BrochureCMSB Professional Training Brochure.pdf​



Internatio​​nal Requirements Engineering Board (IREB)​​

• Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering (CPRE) - Foundation Level

The IREB Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering is a standardised qualification for requirements engineers and business analysts. It is most appropriate for Software Designers, Software Developers, Software Architects, System Analysts, Business Analysts, Project Managers and Quality Managers.​


Download the CMSB Professional Training BrochureCMSB Professional Training Brochure.pdf​


 Custommedia is a registered Training Provider under the Malaysian Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF)

 Custommedia is an Accredited Training Provider (ATP) of the Malaysian Software Testing Board (MSTB) for training courses under the ISTQB® Certified Tester and IREB Certified Professionals schemes​

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