UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience – Advanced Level, Usability Testing

Name
UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience – Advanced Level, Usability Testing
Board / Organization
International Usability and UX Qualification Board (UXQB®)
Available Levels
• UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience - Foundation Level (CPUX-F)
• UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience - Usability Testing (CPUX-UT)
• UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience - User Research and User Requirements Engineering (CPUX-UR)

Further specializations are coming soon:
• UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience - Interaction Specification, Information Architecture and Prototyping (CPUX-IIP) (end of 2017)
• UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience Management - Usability Engineering Management(CPUX-M) (end of 2018)
Languages
German (English in preparation)
Target Audience
Anybody involved in the design and evaluation of user interfaces including user interface designers, usability engineers, requirements engineers, product managers. Also roles that interface with usability professionals such as quality managers, development managers, IT managers, management consultant and business process analysts are addressed by this certification. The certificate is relevant for many different industries, for example automotive, finance, healthcare, public service and many others.
Prerequisites
Candidates must hold UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience - Foundation Level certificate and have gathered at least first experiences conducting professional usability tests.
Syllabus
Exam
UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience – Advanced Level, Usability Testing is offered as a Paper-based exam after training or during out regularly scheduled public examinations.

Part 1: Theoretical multiple-choice exam, 90 minutes (25% time Extension for non-native speakers available on request), Minimum score 70%

Part 2: Practical part
Costs
For prices in your country please contact us: certification@iqsi.org
Re-Certification
Not necessary
General Information
This Advanced Level “specialization” certification is intended for professionals who want to ensure that they have a strong command of the knowledge associated with usability testing. In order to be prepared for this certification, we recommend that you have hold the “UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience – Foundation Level” certificate, and have gathered some experience conducting professional usability tests.

Attendees holding the UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience – Advanced Level, Usability Testing (CPUX-UT) and User Research and User Requirements Engineering (CPUX-UR) certificate are familiarized with in depth knowledge of the terms and concepts from the field of usability and user experience, particularly in the specialized field of usability testing.

The main focus areas of this certification are:
• Evaluation and test of user interfaces, in particular usability testing
• Planning, conducting and documenting inspections of user interfaces (without users)
• Planning, conducting and documenting usability tests of user interfaces (with users)
• Planning, conducting and documenting qualitative and quantitative user surveys
• In the future UXQB® will offer further Advanced Level certifications in different areas of expertise:
• Interaction Specification, Information Architecture and Prototyping (CPUX-IIP)
• Usability Engineering Management (CPUX-M)
Training Providers
Austria:
alysis GmbH http://www.alysis.at/

Denmark:
Advice A/S adviceas.dk
DialogDesign www.dialogdesign.dk

Germany:
artop GmbH http://www.artop.de/
eResult GmbH http://www.eresult.de
ergosign Ergonomie und Design www.ergosign.de/de
Spiegel Institut Holding www.spiegel-institut.de
Intercultural User Interface Consulting http://www.iuic.de/contents/
oose Innovative Informatik GmbH http://www.oose.de/
ProContext Consulting GmbH http://www.procontext.com/
rocket media https://www.rocket-media.de/

UK: Bunnyfoot Ltd. www.bunnyfoot.com/ User Vision http://uservision.co.uk/
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Date of last edit:
22.09.2016