Due to administrative reasons these 2 courses has been cancelled:

1) Certified Tester Foundation Level course (CTFL) – 3 day workshop on April 13-15;

2)  Root Cause Analysis& Risk Based Testing – 2 day workshop​ on April 16-17​. 

We apologize for inconvenience!

Latvian IT Cluster and LSTQB keep collaborating with representatives from ISTQB, and soon will announce new training courses for MAY, 2015 on AGILE TESTING METHODS for software testing and agile specialists!

Course will be lead by ALON LINETZKI:

Mr. Alon Linetzki - is an expert test engineer and a testing consultant with over 20 years in testing, and over 30 years in IT. During his long professional career, Mr. Linetzki have participated and managed various types of testing projects with a huge range of technologies, size and sector orientation.

He is the author of multiple testing courses, including: Agile testing, TPI in a day, Risk Based Testing, Personal Communication and presentation Skills, Test Automation for Decision Makers, Exploratory Testing Explained, Writing Good Test Requirements, Introduction to Test Automation and more. He is consulting and coaching in these areas as well.

Mr. Linetzki is one of the authors for the ISTQB® Agile Tester certification, which is created in recent days.

Mr. Linetzki is a popular speaker in international testing conferences since 1995. He is the co-founder of the Israeli Testing Certification Board (, and the founder and chair of SIGiST Israel (

Here are some feedbacks from the participants of the first training group: 

-           “...trainer’s knowledge is vast, and he answered all questions we have asked…”

-          “…I have learned things I haven’t thought about. It opened new way of thinking for me on the topics, and I will try to apply it to my projects…

-          “…it was great to learn from a very experienced trainer, who has a lot of experience in a lot of projects. Both Agile and non-Agile…I enjoyed the course a lot…”

More information: 

Article was created within ERDF project „IT KVAP – Informācijas tehnoloģiju klastera vēstniecības, akadēmija, platformas” (Project ID KAP/, Agreement No L-KAP-12-0008). More information about project here.

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