Note: As at Foundation and at Advanced level, syllabi are needed for expert level. However, the expert level syllabi are less detailed than syllabi at Foundation. Worldwide recognized certification in Requirements Engineering. The Foundation Level addresses the advanced beginner in Requirements Engineering and See the downloads at the bottom of this page. Following an online training course or a self-study course the CPRE exam can also be taken in a test center. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (October ) (Learn how and when to remove this template message). The International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) is a software testing The exam for the Foundation Level has a theoretical nature and requires knowledge of software.