ISTQB Foundation Level Software Testing

Prepare for the ISTQB Foundation Level Certification Exam

Course Topics:

The Fundamentals of Testing

  • Why is testing necessary?
  • What is testing?
  • General testing principles
  • Fundamental test process
  • Psychology of testing
  • Code of ethics

Testing Throughout the Software Life Cycle

  • 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 organization
  • 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 organization

Course Description:

  • Students will be prepared for the ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level Exam.
  • See the Canadian Software Testing Board for more information on the Certified Tester Foundation Level Exam.
  • There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Schedule

ISTQB Foundation Level Software Testing8 sessionsApril 29, 2014May 22, 20141,595

Tuition Fees:

  • Tuition fees are $1,595, inclusive.
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  • Fees are tax deductible, a Tuition and Education Amounts Certificate will be issued after successful completion of this course.
  • This course DOES NOT qualify for OSAP.
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  • There are no additional fees for course materials, such as books and handouts.

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