Certified Tester Foundation course in Software Testing
3 Days

The Certified Tester Foundation Level qualification in Software Testing is aimed at anyone involved in software testing. This includes people in roles such as testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers and software developers. This Foundation...  READ MORE

Price: £745.00  *

  • Ref:ISTQB-STF
  • Exam: Software Testing - Certified Tester Foundation (£185.00 ex VAT )

* Price excludes VAT which will be added at the prevailing rate.

Certified Tester Foundation course in Software Testing

Description

The Certified Tester Foundation Level qualification in Software Testing is aimed at anyone involved in software testing. This includes people in roles such as testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers and software developers.

This Foundation Level qualification is also appropriate for anyone who wants a basic understanding of software testing, such as project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors and management consultants. Holders of the Foundation Certificate will be able to go on to a higher-level software testing qualification.

Topics

 Fundamentals of Testing

  • Why is Testing Necessary?
  • What is Testing?
  • Seven Testing Principles
  • Fundamental Test process
  • The Psychology of Testing

Testing Throughout the Software Lifecycle

  • Software Development Models
  • Test Levels
  • Test Types
  • Maintenance Testing

Static Techniques

  • Static Techniques and the Test Process
  • Review Process
  • Static Analysis by Tools

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

Test Management

  • Test Organisation
  • Test Planning and Estimation
  • Test Progress Monitoring and Control
  • Configuration Management
  • Risk and Testing
  • Incident Management

Tool Support for Testing

  • Types of Test Tools
  • Effective Use of Tools: Potential Benefits and Risks
  • Introducing a Tool into an Organisation

 

Exam

Certified Tester Foundation examination in Software Testing

Exam format:

  • Multiple-choice format
  • 40 questions per paper
  • 26 Marks required to pass (out of 40 available) - 65%
  • 60 minutes duration
  • Closed-book.

 

 

Dates For Certified Tester Foundation course in Software Testing

Heywood (Manchester)

  • 23-25 October 2017
  • 29-31 January 2018
  • To book any of these dates, please see below.

Availability and pricing for Certified Tester Foundation course in Software Testing:

Please Note: Any applicable exam fees are not included in the prices quoted.
You can choose to include or exclude the exam on the booking page.

23-25 October 2017 - Heywood (Manchester)

£745.00 

29-31 January 2018 - Heywood (Manchester)

£745.00