ISTQB® Foundation Level Performance Tester


The Foundation Level Performance Testing qualification is aimed at people who already hold the Software Testing Foundation and wish to develop further their expertise in Performance Testing.


To receive ISTQB® Foundation Level Performance Tester certification, candidate must hold a valid ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level certificate and fill in the application form before purchasing.

Documents need be attached in the order form.

The exam covers the following issues:

  1. Basic concepts
  2. Performance measurement fundamentals
  3. Performance testing in the software lifecycle
  4. Performance testing tasks
  5. Tools

online exam price
295.2 gross
90 min.*
Pass mark grade:
*90 min. for natives, 113 min. for non-natives.
**40 multiple-choice questions. Each correct answer has a value of one point.
To take this exam you need to have the following certificates:


To take exam you will need:

Desktop or laptop with a webcam and microphone

It is allowed to use Windows 7 and higher, Mac OS X and higher, ChromeOS and most Linux distributions (64-bit Ubuntu 14.04+, Debian 8+, openSUSE 13.3+, or Fedora Linux 24+).

Google Chrome browser

The Google Chrome extension is required to share your screen. Please remember that it is not compatible with mobile devices. Please make sure that you have the administrator rights in order to add the extension to your browser.

Tablet or smartphone with a camera

You might be required to use the camera of your smartphone or tablet. You will need to download an app (34MB) which is compatible with any Android 4.1 or higher and iOS (Apple) 8.0 or higher.

Stable internet connection

In order to run the exam without any problems, you need to have a steady internet connection (Wi-Fi will be required for mobile streaming) with a minimum upload speed of 1MB/sec.

Photo ID

You will need to identify yourself before starting the exam. You can use your ID card, driver’s license, student card or passport.

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