About TMMi Professional

About TMMi Professional

TMMi Professional is a certification that is open to all with an interest in the TMMi Model.

TMMi Professionals are individuals who have proved their understanding of the TMMi model and its application to a standard set by the TMMi Foundation and defined in a TMMi Professional syllabus. In order to illustrate this, candidates must pass a formal exam administered by the only accredited independent exam body International Software Quality Institute (ISQI) who operate worldwide.

The TMMi Professional qualification is aimed at anyone involved in using the TMMi model. This includes people in roles such as testers, test leaders, test managers, test process improvers, test consultants, TMMi Assessors or Lead Assessors, business stakeholders, and members of a Test Process Group. This TMMi Professional qualification is appropriate for anyone who wants a basic understanding of the TMMi model. Holders of the TMMi Professional Certificate will be able to demonstrate a level of knowledge required as a prerequisite to becoming an accredited TMMi Assessment Method (TAM) Assessor or Lead Assessor.

The TMMi Professional qualification has a defined syllabus that can be downloaded here.

The TMMi Professional is a key part of the TMMi qualifications path, from entry level to becoming a Lead Assessor, please see the Qualifications Flowchart for details.

Table one below shows the average pass rate for the TMMi Professional exam. Table 2 shows the international take up of the exam worldwide.


You can find a list of TMMi Professional training organization providers recognized by the TMMi Foundation here.