ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level Acceptance Testing (CT-FL-AcT)

Enhance your Certified Tester Foundation Level Know-How with the Certified Tester Acceptance Testing Extension


This acceptance testing qualification is aimed at anyone involved in software acceptance testing activities. This includes people in roles such as product owners, business analysts, testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers, and software developers

Syllabus & Exam Preparation

A detailed overview is given on the ISTQB’s website.

To prepare for your ISTQB Certified Tester exam you have a choice of tea as well as a body of official Self-Study literature to use individually or in addition to a training.

Just as with all other ISTQB levels, the ISTQB provides the curriculum and sample exam and answers for the Acceptance Testing certification.

German speakers looking for a more in-depth preparation for the ISTQB Certified Tester Acceptance Testing certification examination may want to additionally consult the officially-recommended self-study book, Basisswissen Abnahmetest by Florian Fieber and Marc-Florian Wendland.


The Certified Tester Acceptance Testing certification is one of the ISTQB’s Foundation Level Extensions. Precondition for attaining an extension module is the Certified Tester Foundation Level certificate.

Certificate Validity

The ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level Acceptance Testing Extension certificate has a lifelong validity.

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