This program is design for individuals who have little or no idea about Software Testing. It has been developed from the basis to the level that will be more than sufficient to not only gain the knowledge about Software Testing but to also be able to land a permanent or contract position.
This program has been design for individuals from different types of background. In general individuals that can attend this course is shown below:
An individual who want to get into software testing but has not knowledge, can attend this course
Individuals already in programming or that have programming knowledge, can attend this course
Individuals likely to be involve in the management of testing such as project managers, business managers etc. can attend this course
Individuals such as system and business analysts that gather requirements specifications, can attend this course
The objectives and achievements of completing ISEB/ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing training course are:
Preparing students for the ISEB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing based on the current ISTQB syllabus
Improve understanding of software testing, the purpose and nature in order to raise the awareness of issues around testing
To enhance and provide a professional qualification that is recognised by employers, customers or clients
To introduce various test techniques (static, white box and black box) to students as well as to provide practical experience and some key techniques to use
To learn and understand its terminology
To provide a complete picture in understanding of the test activities and its processes used from requirements review to system implementation and to discover good sources of information
To enable software suppliers to appoint certified testers as well as gain commercial advantage over their competitors by advertising their tester recruitment policy
Comparison of testing skills across different countries, testers are to move across country borders more easily and multinational/international projects that are of common understanding of any testing issues.
You have gone through all the training and reading material, since you decided to choose your career. This might have given you initial understanding about the procedures and techniques and you are even able to pass your certification as well ...
The course as a whole is a four day course and on the final day of the course, an examination will be taken place. This Software Testing Foundation training course is based on the current ISTQB syllabus. The course prepares students for the multiple choice examination for the qualification.
There are six components of this course which consist of:
Fundamentals of testing
Testing throughout the life cycle
Test design techniques, Test management and Test tools