_ ISTQB – Software Tester – Foundation Level

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In this ISTQB course that follows the curriculum of the original quality assurance course, you will learn the basic skills required of a software test professional and how testing fits into software development. Using ITSQB, Find out what it takes to be a successful software tester and how testing can add significant value to software development projects. ISTQB® has created the world's most successful scheme for certifying software testers. As of October 2019, ISTQB® has administered over 920,000 exams and issued over 673,000 certifications in over 120 countries worldwide. The scheme relies on a Body of Knowledge (Syllabi and Glossary) and exam rules that they applied consistently in all over the world, with exams and supporting material being available in many languages in order to enhance the ISTQB skills.

Objectives

Use a standard language for efficient and effective communication with other testers and project stakeholders in the ISTQB framework. .
Understanding established testing concepts, the fundamental test process, test approaches, and principles to support test objectives.
Design and priority tests by using established techniques for systems with a low to medium level of complexity.
Write clear and understandable incident reports based on the ISTQB basic notions.
Take part in reviews of small to medium-sized projects with a focus on ISTQB principles.
Be familiar with different testing tools and their uses; assist in the selection and implementation process.

Audience

The ISTQB Software Tester Certification and Foundation Level course is appropriate for individuals who recently entered the testing field and those seeking ISTQB certification in software testing.

Duration

3 days

Requirements

None, just the desire to enhance the ITSQB skills.

Curriculum

Fundamentals of ISTQB
Why is testing necessary?
What is testing?
General testing principles
Fundamental test process
The psychology of testing
Testing throughout the software life cycle
Software development models in ITSQB
Test levels
Test types
Maintenance testing
Sample questions
Static techniques Static techniques and the test process
Review process
Static analysis by tools
Sample questions
Test design techniques
The test development process
Categories of test design techniques
Specification-based or black-box techniques
Structure-based or white-box techniques
Experience-based techniques
Choosing test techniques based on ITSQB
Sample questions
Test management
Test organization
Test planning and estimation
Test progress monitoring and control
Configuration management
Risk and testing
Incident management
Sample questions
Tool support for testing
Types of test tool for ITSQB
Effective use of tools: potential benefits and risks
Introducing a tool into an organization
Sample questions in ITSQB

Resources

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Our Delivery

Online or On-site delivery

We created a personalized delivery strategy by offering blended learning​

Communities of practice

Find a bunch of people who are on the same page with you.

Engaged learning

Engaging platform with gamification for collaboration and friendly competition.

Interactive training

Interactive online trainings and live webinars available.

Learning efficiency

A special learning environment can boost learning efficiency.

Learning everywhere

Available anywhere and anytime, on your phone, computer or tablet.

Q&A

Can you organise virtual training sessions or only face to face trainings?​

Yes, you can choose an online or an offline training session. We use Knolyx, an e-learning platform, to make the process of online training and mobile learning delivery as efficient as a face-to-face training session. You can check here a complete list of features set.

Should we deliver online or
offline classes?

That’s up to you. We offer you an efficient learning environment and you can use it according to your needs: either online or offline. Nobody knows better than you and your team what you need, so we do not imposed some predefined criteria, we adapt to yours.

Can you customize courses to suit our particular requirements?​

Yes. We offer training consultancy and we establish the most appropriate courses according to the specific needs and business objectives of your company.