IREB® and REQB® have decided to join forces

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REQB® VISION

To continually improve and advance the requirements engineering profession by defining and maintaining a Body of Knowledge which allows requirements engineers to be certified based on best practices, connecting the international requirements engineering community, and encouraging research.

REQB® MISSION

  1. We promote the value of requirements engineering as a profession to individuals and organizations.
  2. We help requirements engineers to be more efficient and effective in their work, through the certification of competencies.
  3. We enable requirements engineers to progress their career through a Professionals' Code of Ethics and a multi-level certification pathway that provides them with the skills and knowledge they need to fulfil their growing responsibilities and to achieve increased professionalism.
  4. We continually advance the Requirements Engineering Body of Knowledge by drawing on the best available industry practices and the most innovative research, and we make this knowledge freely available to all.
  5. We set the criteria for accrediting training providers, to ensure consistent delivery of the Body of Knowledge, world-wide.
  6. We regulate the content and coverage of exam questions, the examination process, and the issuing of certifications by official examination bodies.
  7. We are committed to expanding requirements engineering certifications around the world, by admitting member boards into the REQB®. These boards adhere to the values, code of ethics, standards and processes defined by the REQB®, and participate in regular audits.
  8. We nurture an open international community, committed to sharing knowledge, ideas, and innovations in requirements engineering.
  9. We foster relationships with academia, government, media, professional associations and other interested parties.
  10. We provide a reference point against which the effectiveness of requirements engineering services can be evaluated, by maintaining our prominence as a respected source of knowledge in requirements engineering.

REQB® VALUES

PROFESSIONALISM

REQB® is committed to professionalism, and our community comprises leading requirements engineering practitioners and academics from all over the world

CONTINUOUS LEARNING

Technology and business drivers are constantly changing. As such, requirements engineers must constantly improve their skills and be open to learning new concepts. For this reason, the REQB® is committed to continuously updating its Body of Knowledge, drawing on the best available techniques from a broad range of sources.

OPENNESS

The REQB® works to spread knowledge about requirements engineering and to make best practices freely available

KNOWLEDGE SHARING

The REQB® works to spread knowledge about requirements engineering and to make best practices freely available.

INTEGRITY

All REQB® members and member boards are committed to upholding the highest ethical standards, as defined in the REQB® Code of Ethics.

ACTIVE MEMBER BOARDS

All member boards contribute to the REQB®, by being involved in syllabi content, working groups, and in guiding REQB® decision making.

CONSISTENCY

Policies and procedures are applied consistently by REQB® member boards, exam providers and training providers as a result of common processes that are audited, and take local and cultural differences into account.

INTERNATIONAL PRESENCE

The REQB® provides certifications in all continents of the world.

THE REQB® CERTIFICATION PATH

FOUNDATION LEVEL

FOUNDATION LEVEL

AGILE PRACTITIONER

AGILE PRACTITIONER

ADVANCED LEVEL

ADVANCED LEVEL