By Luca Marzo on 2017-08-22 12:26 in Certification Team

The Joomla! Certification Steering Group meets every Tuesday at 1:00 PM GMT. This meeting was held on August 22, 2017 on Glip.

Team members

In attendance: Sam Suresh, Luca Marzo, Chris Keen, Andrea Gentil.

Discussion Outline

  • The Certification Steering Group discussed about the sprint during JWC 17 in Rome. Sam requested subteams to prepare a travel cost estimation for members that will attend such sprint.
  • Andrea to work on an acknowledgment page to say Thank you to all the companies/professionals who gave us their work/software/services for free.
  • A new Joomla! Learning Partners Directory is being built on the Certification website.
  • Certified Users Badge is now displayed on the Joomla! Volunteers Portal.

Operations Team

  • 1 new application as JoomlaDay to be reviewed
  • 1 new application as Joomla! Learning Partner to be reviewed
  • Queue of applications pending evaluation has been cleaned up
  • Certification Ambassadors plan awaiting approval from Steering Group
  • A company would donate time to develop the COT Workflow Extension, further details to come soon.

Platform Team

  • Sam and Chris are working on the QMS
  • As soon as QMS is ready, we can work on the Italian Translation of the Joomla! Administrator Exam for JWC.

Marketing Team

  • Andrea is working on a newsletter for current JLPs.
  • Newsletter to go out at the end of this week.
  • Start promoting september sessions.
  • Andrea to approach JDDE organizers to have an exam session there.

Exam Team

  • Team discussed about QMS and the use of Custom fields
  • Team developed a list of guidelines and best practices for new members.

Meeting ends after 40 minutes.