With around 14,000 course participants, imbus is currently one of the worldwide market leading training providers for software quality management and software testing.

Here you will find the most important milestones in the history of our Academy:

March 2016 New members of the squad! imbus continues to meet the market's brisk demand: Starting with Klaus Erlenbach in January, Dr. Christian Brandes is yet another great addition to the top-level core-team of trainers of the imbus Academy.
February 2016 imbus trainers and staff bring on technical literature: Rolf Glunz and Matthias Daigl publish a guide to the testing norms: "ISO 29119 – Die Softwaretest-Normen verstehen und anwenden" and Doris Rubruck joins the team of authors around Martin Pol for the German edition of the book „Testing Cloud Services“.
November 2015 imbus-curriculum expanded: New courses comprise training on the Certified Automotive Software Tester (CTFL®-CAST), Test Automation, Continuous Integration for Agile Testers and the Certification „UXQB® Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience – Usability Testing and Evaluation“.
October  2015 Join in the talk about ISO 29119 on pressing a button - the imbus Glossary provides the complete Defintions of Terms of the Norm.
July 2015 Freshen-Up your Education! - imbus Academy celebrates 15th anniversary with special offers and a campaign around the Green Smoothie.
June 2015 The smart solution for test management, automation and Agile - Three variants of the TestBench-day each provide a concise introduction to the tool.
May 2015 Efficient testing through testautomation - Brand new imbus training provides participants with the expertise for a successful implementation.
February 2015 The German Testing Board (GTB) lists the imbus academy as the first accredited provider for the course "ISTQB® Certified Tester Agile Extension".
February 2015 Joining forces for test automation - imbus now GOLD Partner of Ranorex.
December 2014 In her newly released training brochure für, the imbus Academy expands its range of topics with courses that are useful for testers beyond the actual software testing and thus becomes the all-round supplier of training for software quality assurance and testing.
May 2014 The textbook for the new ISTQB® Agile Tester: The SCRUM best-seller by Tilo Linz‘ Scrum best seller now available in English
May 2014 imbus presents an interactive ISTQB®- glossary in six languages (German, English (UK), Norwegian, Chinese, Finnish, Polish)
December 2013 10,000 times first-hand testing know how: imbus Academy welcomes its 10,000th training participant
October 2013 The imbus Academy  is the first training provider which is re-accredited for all three modules of the new curriculum (V2012)
September 2013 Testen à la carte - mit dem neuen ISO-Standard 29119: in close cooperation with Beuth-Verlag, which is the exclusive editor of the ISO standard in German language, imbus provides training on the new ISO standard 29119 with trainers, who played an active role in the standard's creation
April 13  ISTQB® Platinum Partner:The International Software Testing Qualifications Board ISTQB ® has awarded the Platinum Partner status to imbus AG in recognition of so much software testing know-how.
December 2012 There are five new courses in imbus Academy’s 2013 training program.
November 2012 The Academy welcomes its 6,500th course participant to the Certified Tester training program.
September 2012 "Basiswissen Softwaretest" – dpunkt Verlag publishes the 5th Edition of the textbook, that has been listed topeller for software testing for 10 years.
March 2012 imbus presents the ISTQB Glossary now in four languages. The user interface has been revised, too.
November 2011 New training category: agile test & agile development
October 2010 The Academy welcomes its 5,000th course participant to the Certified Tester training program.
December 2009 The manager of the imbus Academy Arne Becher is appointed a member of the German Testing Board’s newly founded Technical Advisor Group.
April 2009 The imbus Academy receives accreditation for the ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level training courses in accordance with the new curriculum.  It is the first training provider in the world to be accredited for all three modules in German language.
October 2008 The Academy welcomes its 5,000th course participant.
July 2008 The academy welcomes its 50 trainer! The specialist for test automation and E-learning Tim Kutzner completes, the trainer team of the academy!
May 2008 ISTQB® Certified Tester training course in Malaysia
April 2008 Arne Becher becomes the new manager of the imbus Academy
August 2007 Market launch of ISTQB® Certified Tester courses in China by imbus Shanghai
August 2006 The textbook on the ISTQB ® Certified Tester Advanced Level - Test Manager by Andreas Spillner, Tilo Linz, Thomas Roßner, Mario Winter: "Praxiswissen Softwaretest – Testmanagement" is released.
May 2006 First imbus ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level training course in North America
June 2005 1000th course participant in a ISTQB® Certified Tester training course
February 2005 The American Testing Board (ATB) accredits imbus AG as a training provider for English language ISTQB®-Certified-Tester training courses
February 2004 The imbus AG expands its range of open seminars to many new training places in Germany and German speaking countries.
October 2003 First accreditation for ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level training courses.
September 2002 "Basiswissen Softwaretest" the bestseller by Andreas Spillner and Tilo Linz is available in it's first edition.
January 2002 The German Testing Board (GTB e.V.) accredits imbus AG as the first ISTQB® Certified Tester training provider in Germany.
June 2000 Opening of the imbus Software QS Training Center.
June 2000 Matthias Daigl takes over the management of the imbus Academy.
1998 First training course and the start of the imbus training course portfolio
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Doris Rubruck