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An academic degree is a qualification awarded to students upon successful completion of a course of study in higher education, normally at a college or university.
Accreditation is the process in which certification of competency, authority, or credibility is presented.
The American Society for Quality (ASQ), formerly the American Society for Quality Control (ASQC), is a knowledge-based global community of quality professionals, with nearly 80,000 members dedicated to promoting and advancing quality tools, principles, and practices in their workplaces and communities.
An audit is a systematic and independent examination of books, accounts, statutory records, documents and vouchers of an organization to ascertain how far the financial statements as well as non-financial disclosures present a true and fair view of the concern.
Cem Kaner J.D., Ph.D., is a Professor of Software Engineering at Florida Institute of Technology, and the Director of Florida Tech's Center for Software Testing Education & Research (CSTER) since 2004.
A certification mark (or conformity mark) on a commercial product indicates the existence of an accepted product standard or regulation and a claim that the manufacturer has verified compliance with those standards or regulations.
Cybersecurity standards (also styled cyber security standards) are techniques generally set forth in published materials that attempt to protect the cyber environment of a user or organization.
A digital signature is a mathematical scheme for presenting the authenticity of digital messages or documents.
A Diving certification or C-card is a document (usually a wallet sized plastic card) recognizing that an individual or organization authorized to do so, "certifies" that the bearer has completed a course of training as required by the agency issuing the card.
Environmental certification is a form of environmental regulation and development where a company can voluntarily choose to comply with predefined processes or objectives set forth by the certification service.
The International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) is a software testing qualification certification organisation that operates internationally.
The Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO) is the international certifying body for allied health personnel in the medical field of ophthalmology, who are collectively termed ophthalmic medical personnel (OMP).
Licensure means a restricted practice or a restriction on the use of an occupational title, requiring a license.
A motion picture content rating system is designated to classify films with regard to suitability for audiences in terms of issues such as sex, violence, substance abuse, profanity, impudence or other types of mature content.
Music recording certification is a system of certifying that a music recording has shipped, sold, or streamed a certain number of units.
A notified body, in the European Union, is an entity that has been accredited by a Member State to assess whether a product to be placed on the market meets certain preordained standards.
Nursing credentials and certifications are the various credentials and certifications that a person must have to practice nursing legally.
Product certification or product qualification is the process of certifying that a certain product has passed performance tests and quality assurance tests, and meets qualification criteria stipulated in contracts, regulations, or specifications (typically called "certification schemes" in the product certification industry).
Professional certification, trade certification, or professional designation, often called simply certification or qualification, is a designation earned by a person to assure qualification to perform a job or task.
Professional certifications in computer technology are non-degree awards made to those who have achieved qualifications specified by a certifying authority.
A project manager is a professional in the field of project management.
In cryptography, a public key certificate, also known as a digital certificate or identity certificate, is an electronic document used to prove the ownership of a public key.
Public-key cryptography, or asymmetric cryptography, is any cryptographic system that uses pairs of keys: public keys which may be disseminated widely, and private keys which are known only to the owner.
Quality assurance (QA) is a way of preventing mistakes and defects in manufactured products and avoiding problems when delivering solutions or services to customers; which ISO 9000 defines as "part of quality management focused on providing confidence that quality requirements will be fulfilled".
In general, compliance means conforming to a rule, such as a specification, policy, standard or law.
Rostest is the largest organization of practical metrology and certification on the territory of the Russian Federation.
A software developer is a person concerned with facets of the software development process, including the research, design, programming, and testing of computer software.
Software testing is an investigation conducted to provide stakeholders with information about the quality of the software product or service under test.
A type certificate signifies the airworthiness of a particular category of aircraft, according to its manufacturing design (‘type’).