By Luca Marzo on 2016-10-06 12:33 in Certification Operations Team

The Joomla! Certification Operations Team (COT) meets every Thursday at 1:00 PM GMT. This meeting was held on October 6th, 2016 on Glip.


Team members

In attendance: Luca Marzo, Patrick Jungbluth, Arjen Schrijvers, Oscar Ortiz.

Absents: Chris Keen, Hector Mansilla, Johan Van der Velde, Todd Woodward, Andre Dreier, Richard van Tilborg, Pablo Pantoja.

Discussion Outline

  • Patrick reported news from the last Steering meeting.

  • COT will send to the approved JLPs the Welcome Pack during this week.

  • JoomlaDay Italy applied again for a session and it has been approved.

  • Steering Meeting reviewed the experience of the JLP certification session held at JoomlaDay Denver (USA), supervised by Sarah Watz. She provided a very detailed feedback.

  • Luca talked about the Certification Program at Joomla! Festival in Italy last week and he received a lot of positive feedbacks.

  • Marketing Team sent a welcome newsletter to approved JLPs yesterday.

  • Exam Team is reviewing questions to improve quality and consistency.

  • Certification Program has now 19 approved Joomla! Learning Partners, coming from Italy, Austria, France, Malaysia, Norway, Croatia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Spain, Botswana, Germany.

  • COT received and approved the application to host an exam session at JoomlaDay Austria on early december.

  • Andre decided to step down from the ATL position and to take a pause from the Certification Program.

  • Upcoming exam sessions at Community events:

    • Joomla! World Conference (Canada) with Sarah Watz as Supervisor (November 11, 2016)

    • JoomlaDay Italy with Luca Marzo as Supervisor (November 12, 2016)

    • JoomlaDay Austria with Stefanie Thielmann as Supervisor (December 2, 2016)

  • Upcoming Exam sessions at Joomla! Learning Partners:

    • Colt Engine in Pisa, Italy on October 15, 2016.

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

Meeting ends after 35 minutes.