By Luca Marzo on 2015-12-17 14:29 in Certification Operations Team

The Joomla! Certification Operation Team (COT) meets every Thursday at 1:00 PM GMT. This meeting was held on December 17th, 2015 on Glip.

Team members

Presents: Patrick Jungbluth, Sam Suresh, Luca Marzo, Pablo Pantoja (partly), Andre Dreier, Deb Cinkus.

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

Discussion Outline

  • Patrick shared with the Team the Badge drafts for the Certification Program created by the Marketing Team.

  • Steering Team will choose the final badges for students and the program.

  • JLPs could sell exams bundled with training courses.

  • JLPs can travel to J! Events and do proctoring and they charge extra $ in the exam seat price.

  • Deb is still handling the licensing process for a JIRA Service Desk instance

  • In the first phase, Joomla! Certification Program will sell seats to JLPs and Event organizers. In the future, Candidates could buy their seat directly.

  • No discounts for JLPs.

  • Reasonable extra-charges at Joomla! Events are possible.

  • JLPs can extra-charge exam price (reasonable). Team will supervise.

  • Team is reviewing the Contracts for JLPs.

  • Team will ask to access Google Analytics for the certification websites.

  • Team will look for volunteers: Exam Translators, Developers, Regional Coordinators.

  • Application for JLPs and Volunteers will be processed after January, 12 2016.


All of these meeting notes are not final and cannot be used as reference.

Meeting ends after 85 minutes.