FAQs

How can I take an ISTQB exam through brightest?

There are 4 different ways in which ISTQB exams can be done through Brightest:


  1. Brightest Paper Exams.
  2. Brightest Green Exams (digital version of Brightest Paper Exams - saving trees with the benefit of immediate results).
  3. Brightest Private Exams (remotely proctored anywhere in the world, all you need is a computer, webcam and a stable internet connection).
  4. Brightest Centre Exams (at any of the 5000+ Pearson Test Centres across 186 countries)

How long does it take for me to receive my results?

For the 3 electronic options (Brightest Green Exams, Brightest Private Exams and Brightest Centre Exams), you will receive your preliminary results immediately after completing your exam, and a confirmation within a couple day.


For Brightest Paper Exams, you will receive your results within a couple weeks, as the exams need to be sent through the post.

When I successfully pass the exam, how and when will I receive my certificate?

PDF-Certificates will be issued by Brightest through the Acclaim Badging Services of Pearson VUE. Your PDF certificate will be sent directly to you via email, along with the respective badge, which you can choose to share on all your social media channels. Acclaim give you the possibility of having your certificate verified at any given time.

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