BCS ISTQB Software Testing Foundation

BCS ISTQB Software Testing Foundation Training in United Kingdom (UK)
BCS ISTQB Software Testing Foundation
  • BCS ISTQB Software Testing Foundation

    3 Days Course
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    Course Details

    Overview

    The course covers the fundamentals of testing: definitions of testing standards, planning, managing the lifecycle, reviews and the tools available. Techniques for creating tests are described and practised. It culminates in a one-hour multiple choice examination for the BCS Foundation Certificate in Software Testing. Successful delegates will also gain the ISTQB Certified Tester – Foundation Level, a globally recognised qualification.

    Outline

    Fundamentals of Testing

    • Testing terminology; General testing principles; Why testing is necessary; Fundamental test process; The psychology of testing.

    Testing Throughout the Lifecycle

    • Models for testing; Component, System Integration and Acceptance testing; Maintenance testing; Non-functional system testing; Functional system testing.

    Static Techniques

    • Reviews and the test process; Costs and benefits of reviews; Types of review: Walkthrough, technical review, inspections, informal review; Static analysis

    Test Design Techniques

    • Black and White box testing; Black box test techniques including equivalence partitioning, boundary value analysis and state transition testing; White box test techniques including statement and decision testing; Experience-based techniques; Choosing test techniques

    Test management

    • Organisation; Project test plan; Configuration management; Test estimation: Inclusion in project schedule; Monitoring and control; Tracking progress and deviations from plan; Incident management: Logging, tracking and analysis; Risk and testing.

    Test tools

    • Types of test tool; Requirements testing; Static analysis; Test design; Data preparation; Capture/replay; Test running; Test harnesses, drivers and simulators; Performance testing; Dynamic analysis; Debugging; Comparison; Test management; Coverage measurement; Effective use, benefits and risk; Introducing a tool into an organization.

    Target Audience

    • Course is suitable for everyone currently involved in testing or about to move into a testing role. Also those who wishing to attain the BCS Foundation Certificate in Software Testing and/or the ISTQB Certified Tester – Foundation Level.

    Pre-Requisites

    • Delegates should already have a basic working knowledge of IT and an understanding of the testing role in software development.

    Course Schedule

      Feb 13 - Feb 15, 2018
    London
      May 16 - May 18, 2018
    London
      Aug 15 - Aug 17, 2018
    London
      Nov 14 - Nov 16, 2018
    London