GTB Test Data Specialist

Target Audience

The training for a GTB Certified Test Data Specialist is aiming to reach interested persons who work with sensitive data, mass data and data for test automation, or have specific test data requirements. This group includes:

  • Tester,
  • Test Manager,
  • Project Manager,
  • QA Manager,
  • QA Officer,
  • Data Protection Officer and
  • Developer


In a two-day seminar, which can be visited as an addition to the ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level, you will learn more about:

  • Test data management: challenges, risks, benefits
  • Basics and procedures
  • Legal rules and standards
  • Test data management process
  • Integration into the organization
  • Tools


The duration of the exam is 60 minutes (40 questions multiple-choice), as defined by the ISTQB® Foundation Level, and can be taken by the GTB-authorized certification bodies, with or without prior training. Exam requirement is the existing ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level Certificate.

Syllabus (in German only) Version Year
CTFL-TDS_Lehrplan_DE V1.1 2021
Musterprüfungen GTB Test Data Specialist Version Jahr
CTFL-TDS_Musterprüfung_Fragen_DE V1.1 2021
CTFL-TDS_Musterprüfung_Antworten_DE V1.1 2021
CTFL-TDS Sample Exam Question – DE V.1.0 2019
CTFL-TDS Sample Exam Answers – DE V.1.0 2019