By Luca Marzo on 2015-11-26 14:25 in Certification Operations Team

The Joomla! Certification Operation Team (COT) meets every Thursday at 1:00 PM GMT. This meeting was held on November 26th, 2015 on Glip.

Team members

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

Absents: Pamir Masharul Tasbeeh, Arjen Schrijvers, Chris Keen, Deb Cinkus, Hector Mansilla

Discussion Outline

  • Patrick shared with the team latest news coming from the Certification Steering Meeting.

  • Deb Cinkus resigned her position in the Certification Extension Team.

  • The Certification Extension Team has been rebranded as Certification Platform Team, Sam Suresh is the new Leader for this team.

  • The Team worked to define a Budget Plan, as requested by OSM.

  • Certification Operation Team and Platform Team will have a combined budget plan.

  • At least two COT members will attend J and Beyond in Barcelona, Spain in 2016.

  • Team suggested to have a special free pass for Certification candidates during JAB - only for taking exams.

  • At J and Beyond COT members will proctor a Certification Exam session.

  • Some representatives from COT will attend the Joomla! World Conference in Vancouver.

  • JLPs, once approved, will be listed on JRD in a dedicated category “Certification Test Centers”.


Meeting ends after 80 minutes.