By Luca Marzo on 2016-11-03 13:36 in Certification Operations Team

The Joomla! Certification Operations Team (COT) meets every Thursday at 1:00 PM GMT. This meeting was held on November 3rd, 2016 on Glip.


Team members

In attendance: Luca Marzo, Oscar Ortiz, Richard van Tilborg

Absents: Patrick Jungbluth, Chris Keen, Hector Mansilla, Johan Van der Velde, Andre Dreier, Pablo Pantoja, Arjen Schrijvers, Todd Woodward.

Discussion Outline

  • Luca reported news from the last Steering meeting.

  • Platform Team arranged a welcome meeting for JLPs, explaining them how to use the Exam Platform and the JLP Dashboard to buy and assign exam seats, providing them also a short webinar.

  • Oscar is working together with Andrea Kekan on the Certified Users Directory, improving the UX and responsivity.

  • The JCP website working group is working to improve the certification website.

  • JLPs started planning their sessions and publishing them on the Exam Calendar:

  • Team published the following disclaimer on top of the exam page:

    • The Joomla! Administrator Exam is based on a clean Joomla! installation (downloaded from using the default language (en-GB), the default editor (TinyMCE), default template (Protostar) and settings, without any 3rd party extension or customisation.

  • Upcoming exam sessions at Community events:

    • JoomlaDay Italy with Luca Marzo and Richard van Tilborg as Supervisors (November 12, 2016)

    • Joomla! World Conference (Canada) with Sarah Watz as Supervisor (November 13, 2016)

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

  • Upcoming exam sessions at Joomla! Learning Partners:

    • R2H - The Netherlands - November 8, 2016

    • Pulsar Informatique - France - November 21, 2016

    • Octopoos - France - November 22, 2016

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

Meeting ends after 30 minutes.