What is software quality assurance? Why we are testing? How we are testing? When we should stop testing? The ‘Foundation Testing Course’ is designed to answer you these and many other questions. It will help you to learn the fundamental principles of software testing as some best practices in the area of quality assurance. Even more, the course covers the material needed for successful ISTQB certification and help participants to make their first steps in the area of Software Quality Assurance.
The course objective is to give basic knowledge in the area of Software Testing. Practical exercises will be held in area of test management and bug tracking systems.
Certification Exam Preparation
Receive solid preparation for the process of signing up for the ISTQB Foundation Level certification exam and its successful completion. Companies value and prioritize QA specialists with this certificate, as it serves as a solid foundation for your career growth.
Ask the Expert
Engage in discussions with our highly experienced trainer and get valuable advice in the sphere of software testing which you can then apply in your work practice. Build upon on your skills to design tests that meet requirements and gain understanding of the key issues in testing software applications.
For Closed Groups Only
By delivering this training for closed groups only, we can make sure to discuss work scenarios, encourage team work, and clarify specific roles and responsibilities in the team if there is such a need. In Addition, the course could be enriched with additional interactive business simulation which will allow participants to experiment with different strategies in a safe to fail environment.
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What you’ll learn
Participants will gain knowledge and understanding in the following topics upon successful completion of the course:
- INTRODUCTION TO SOFTWARE TESTING
- FUNDAMENTAL TEST PROCESS
- SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT MODELS
- TESTING LEVELS
- TESTING TYPES
- DEFECTS MANAGEMENT
- STATIC TESTING
- SPECIFICATION-BASED TESTING (BLACK BOX TESTING)
- STRUCTURE- BASED TESTING (WHITE BOX TESTING)
- EXPERIENCE-BASED TESTING
- TEST CASES, TEST SCRIPTS, TEST SCENARIOS)
- TOOLS USED IN SOFTWARE PROJECTS
- TEST MANAGEMENT (TEST PLAN, RISKS MANAGEMENT)
- ADDITIONAL TOPICS (CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT, POPULAR TESTING TOOLS)
Software Quality Assurance Trainer
Rumen Banov is a professional with over 30 years of experience in IT and over 20 years in software testing. Since 2001 he has been managing strategic software projects of various scale. Rumen is a member of the Bulgarian Association of Software Companies, a professor at the “ST. Kliment Ohridski” university, IT and mathematics faculty and a leader in the quality group at Association of Software Engineers.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who should attend?
This course has been designed for anyone involved in software testing. This may include people in roles such as testers, quality assurance engineers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, user acceptance testers and software developers. The course is also appropriate for anyone who wants a basic understanding of software testing, such as project managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors and management consultants – everyone who wants to learn and help improving the quality assurance process is their organization.
Are there any prerequisites for attending the training?
There are no formal requirements for entry to this course although it is desired for the participant to have a basic working knowledge of IT.