By Luca Marzo on 2015-10-01 00:00 in Certification Operations Team

The Joomla! Certification Operation Team (COT) meets every Thursday at 2:00 PM GMT.

This meeting was held on October 1st, 2015 on Glip.

Team members

Presents: Patrick Jungbluth, Andre Dreier, Sam Suresh, Luca Marzo, Chris Keen, Pablo Pantoja

Absents: Deb Cinkus, Anja Hage, Pamir Masharul Tasbeeh, Hector Mansilla, Arjen Schrijvers, Johan van der Velde

Discussion Outline

This is the first team report we publish on the volunteers portal.

  • The complete Certification Team few days ago decided to use Moodle as platform to provide exams for the official Joomla Certification Program. The certification platform will use both Joomla! as CMS and Moodle as LMS (limited to exams).

  • Patrick announced that the Certification forum is online on

  • The Certification Forum has 4 moderators: Patrick Jungbluth, Sam Suresh, Deb Cinkus, Chris Keen.

  • The team decided which payment systems will be used to allow JLPs to pay for exams: PayPal and Stripe.

  • The official will go online next week.

Meeting ends after 50 minutes.