By Luca Marzo on 2016-08-18 12:58 in Certification Operations Team

The Joomla! Certification Operations Team (COT) meets every Thursday at 1:00 PM GMT. This meeting was held on August, 18th, 2016 on Glip.


Team members

In attendance: Luca Marzo, Patrick Jungbluth, Andre Dreier, Oscar Ortiz, Pablo Pantoja, Todd Woodward.

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

Discussion Outline

  • Team is working to redefine the application process for Regional Coordinators.

  • Johan is close to finish the screening and evaluation process of the current applications as Regional Coordinator.

  • Johan and Luca worked on a new version of the page “Who can host exams” for the Certification Website:

  • Team is still waiting for Contracts approval from OSM Board of Directors.

  • First ever exam session has been at JoomlaDay Malaysia on August 13th 2016, Kuala Lumpur.

  • Andrea Gentil (CMT) completed the Exam Calendar that is available here:

  • Approved Partners (JLP, JUGs & JoomlaDay organizers) will submit their Exam Sessions through the Exam Calendar and COT will approve sessions.

  • Certification Program will be available from September 2016.

  • Processed applications, without any answer from the applicant, will be rejected automatically after 30 days.

  • All pending/incomplete applications as Joomla! Learning Partner will be rejected next days and people will be invited to re-submit the application using the new form.


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

Meeting ends after 55 minutes.