Professional Membership

Regardless of whether you’re just beginning your journey in Software Testing or changing your career from another profession, Nigerian Software Testing and Qualifications Board (NGSTQB) Professional membership will support you to get the skills you need to stand out and puts you on your path to success in Software Testing. 

Core Benefits 

Connect with other professionals – There are different groups and local branches who either meet regularly, in person or online, to discuss the latest trends, host guest speakers, and network with leading companies and thought leaders.

Assist NGSTQB – As a professional member of NGSTQB, you will have the opportunity to join a Working Group from time to time 

Continue your professional development – ISTQB releases different certifications all the time to meet the demand in the Technology space. As a professional member, you will have the opportunity to get first-hand information about all ISTQB certifications and how you can achieve them

Take advantage of our speaking opportunities – NGSTQB Professional members are recognized throughout the industry as trusted Software Testing practitioners. You will have the opportunity to speak at NGSTQB events all year round.

 First look of upcoming changes to Testing certification – As a member of NGSTQB you will have first-hand access to new ISTQB certifications before they are made public

Feel supported in your career – With great power comes great responsibility, and we know that our professional members can sometimes need a helping hand. Our support network will always be there to help you throughout your journey

Grow Your Leadership Skills – Our vibrant online community gives you access to industry experts and focused discussions. Hone your leadership skills, network, and give back to your community.

Access to NGSTQB Events – Your membership will give you access to NGSTQB events from time to time

Access to NGSTQB Testing Community Platform – By joining, you will have access to the NGSTQB Testing community platform

Access to Exam Voucher – As a Professional member of NGSTQB you will have access to ISTQB exam vouchers whenever they are available

Access to PDU Courses – You will have access to NGSTQB PDU Courses whenever they become available 

Access to Digital PDU Badge – You will receive a digital badge whenever you complete any NGSTQB PDU Courses

Other benefits include:

  • Membership Pin 
  • Membership Card
  • Membership certificate
  • Access to NGSTQB Newsletter 
  • Opportunity to join software testing projects to earn some income
  • Digital badge for LinkedIn

Qualifications for Professional Membership

Prospective applicants to be admitted at this level must possess at least one of the following requirements:

  • ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing
  • B.Sc./HND in Computer Science/Information Technology or related courses but less than five years of proven post-graduation professional experience

 

Annual Subscription Fee

25,000 (Per Year)