By Luca Marzo on 2016-12-06 14:51 in Certification Team

The Joomla! Certification Steering Group meets every Tuesday at 2:00 PM GMT. This meeting was held on December 06, 2016 on Glip.


Team members

In attendance: Luca Marzo, Sam Suresh, Patrick Jungbluth, Stefanie Thielman, Richard van Tilborg, Sarah Watz, Michael Snoeren, Oscar Ortiz.

Absents: Arjen Schrijvers.

Discussion Outline

  • Oscar Ortiz joined the Steering meeting as new Assistant Team Leader for Certification Operations Team.

  • Exam Team is working on the categorisation system to prepare it for the new maintenance system.

  • Certification Team wants to underline that the Joomla! Certification is a personal achievement and not a company one.

  • Johan Van der Velde resigned from his position as ATL for Certification Marketing Team.

  • Certification Marketing Team is working on a Marketing Plan for 2017.

  • Certification Team wants to underline that Joomla! Learning Partners cannot profit selling exams. Exams must be sold at the official price. Profit and additional fees can be applied to training services (lessons, workshop, training materials, courses).

  • Marketing Team and Platform Team are working on a “Congratulation” email for people who pass the exam.

  • Platform Team is working on the new version of the Certified Users Directory.

  • Platform Team created automatic certificates for JLPs and Certified Users that will be available through the Exam Platform.

  • Team discussed feedbacks coming from latest sessions.


Meeting ends after 50 minutes.