This course is suitable for individuals who recently entered the testing field and those currently seeking ISTQB® certification in software testing. Common job functions include testers, test engineers, QA professionals, test managers, project leaders, quality analysts, and more.
Use a common language for efficient and effective communication with other testers and project stakeholders.
Understand established testing concepts, the fundamental test process, test approaches, and principles to support test objectives.
Design and prioritize tests by using established techniques; analyze both functional and non-functional specifications (such as performance and usability) at all test levels for systems with a low to medium level of complexity.
Execute tests per agreed test plans, and analyze and report on the results of tests.
Write clear and understandable incident reports.
Effectively participate in reviews of small to medium-sized projects.
Be familiar with different types of testing tools and their uses; assist in the selection and implementation process.
International recognition of acquired competencies and skills for professional testers.
Authorized to use the “Certified Tester” logo (specifying the level of certification)
ISTQB® certification can provide a competitive advantage, promising a higher level of reliability of the applications being developed due to efficient and cost effective testing practices derived from the ISTQB® competencies.
Consulting companies with certified staff can offer higher-level services to customers, increasing revenues and brand value.
ISTQB Certification Exam Prep Outline
1. Fundamentals of Testingm
Why testing in Necessary
Software Systems Context
Causes of Software Defects
Role of Testing is Software Development, Maintenance and Operations
Testing and Quality
How much testing is enough?
2. Testing Throughout the Software Life Cycle
Software Development Models
V-model (Sequential Development Model)
Iterative-incremental Development Models
Testing within a Life Cycle Model
3. Testing Levels
4. Testing Types
Testing of Function
Testing of Non-functional software characteristics
Testing of Software Structure/ Architecture
Testing related to changes: Re-testing and Regression Testing.