By Luca Marzo on 2016-06-30 15:00 in Certification Operations Team

The Joomla! Certification Operations Team (COT) meets every Thursday at 1:00 PM GMT. This meeting was held on June 30th, 2016 on Glip.

Team members

In attendance: Patrick Jungbluth, Luca Marzo, Andre Dreier, Pablo Pantoja, Todd Woodward, Arjen Schrijvers.

Absents: Chris Keen, Deb Cinkus, Johan Van der Velde, Hector Mansilla, Sam Suresh, Richard van Tilborg.

Discussion Outline

  • Luca reported news from Steering Meeting.

  • Team is still waiting for Contracts approved by OSM.

  • Luca will send contracts to Certification Marketing Team that will set up the document in the right format for release.

  • COT is currently working on short agreements for JUGs and JoomlaDays, a brainstorming is opened until next week.

  • Exam Team is currently reviewing the questions imported into the Platform and then the whole Certification Team will have a new Pilot Test.

  • Official Exam Price for Nigeria will be USD 45, the price has been published on the Exam Price page on the certification website.

  • COT will ask Croatian applicants information about the price of Big Mac in their country, in order to calculate the price for the Exam.

  • 14 applicants as JLP are ready to sign Contracts.

  • Most of the applicants did not answer our email and/or tickets, so we cannot process their applications. If you applied as JLP or you asked to host a Certification Exam, please look at your mailbox and answer emails from the Certification program. If you did not received email from us, please open a support ticket at


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

Meeting ends after 40 minutes.