Software Testing:  ISTQB Certified Tester – Foundation Course

Software Testing: ISTQB Certified Tester – Foundation Course

Course Overview

The ISTQB Certified Course in Software Testing is an ideal course for those who have an interest in understanding the basic concepts of software testing with a view to becoming testers, test analysts and eventually test leads and tests managers. At Stepwise Careeers our Software Testing course is tailored to prepare you towards achieving your ISTQB Foundation Certificate which is the reason our syllabus follows the prescribed learning objectives for this course. Candidates will leave the course feeling achieved and ready to take their exams with confidence. The Course is made up of six key chapters as shown below:

  • Why is Testing Necessary?
  • What is Testing?
  • Seven Testing Principles
  • Fundamental Test Process
  • The Psychology of Testing
  • Code of Ethics
  • Software Development Models
  • Test Levels
  • Test Types
  • Maintenance Testing
  • Static Techniques and the Test Process
  • Review Process
  • Static Analysis by Tools
  • The Test Development Process
  • Categories of Test Design Techniques
  • Specification-based Techniques (black-box)
  • Structure-based Techniques (White-box)
  • Experience-based Techniques
  • Experience-based Techniques
  • Choosing Test Techniques
  • Test Organisation
  • Test Planning and Estimation
  • Test Progress Monitoring and Control
  • Configuration Management
  • Risk and Testing
  • Incident Management
  • Types of Test Tools
  • Effective use of Tools:Potential Benefits and Risks
  • Introducing a Tool into an Organisation