Our ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) training course will give you a broad understanding of testing acquired at Foundation Level and covers those topics which are considered to be essential knowledge for a test professional working on Agile Projects.
The ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) training course has a 6 months duration with a Pearson Vue examination included. This qualification has been rated SFIAplus level 4 by the BCS.
After you complete the ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) training course and pass the examination, you will be able to:
Understand the basis of the agile approach
Combine test activities to create the test process for an agile project
Understand and contribute to those activities that are characteristic of agile projects
Participate in release and iteration planning on an agile project
Organise and perform testing on agile projects
Suggest improvements to both the development and testing on an ongoing agile project
Understand the complexities that are inherent in larger agile projects
About the Course
The ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) training course will show you how Agile Projects work in the real world.
Who Should Attend
The ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) training course is suitable for those who are, or expect to be, working on Agile Projects. It is aimed at those who seek a practical application of the core software testing material covered at ISTQB Foundation level to Agile Projects.
The ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) training course is also appropriate for anyone who wants a deeper understanding of Agile Development that specifically contains coverage of the options for including Software Testing as an integrated part of the Agile Development approach. This includes
Software Development Managers
ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) includes:
The organisational benefits of ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) training course are:
Improve Quality: By breaking down a project into manageable units, the project team may focus on producing and testing high-quality code.
Go to Market More Quickly & Improve ROI: By utilising Agile Development practices, businesses may free themselves up from being forced to rely on features and deliverables that were proposed months (or even years) ago, and adjust and deploy more quickly based on today’s needs. Additionally, Agile can quickly produce a working version of software, and early deployment of functional parts means that businesses will begin to see real ROI more quickly.
Mitigate Risk, and Quickly: Frequent testing and shorter feedback loops mean that problems may be discovered and addressed more quickly. And functioning code may continue to operate while issues are being resolved in later additions.
More Easily Manage the Project Scope: Agile Development Practices emphasise a list of requirements, with very short development cycles, that evolves as the project progresses. This flexible process results in predictable release dates and manageable budgets, and helps prevent development projects from mushrooming out of control.
Promote Transparency and Improve Decision-Making: Using Agile Development practices, stakeholders have frequent and early opportunities to see and have a say in what is being developed
The personal benefits of ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) training course are:
In Agile methodology the delivery of software is unremitting.
The customers are satisfied because after every Sprint working feature of the software is delivered to them.
Customers can have a look of the working feature which fulfilled their expectations.
If the customers has any feedback or any change in the feature then it can be accommodated in the current release of the product.
In Agile methodology the daily interactions are required between the business people and the developers.
Changes in the requirements are accepted even in the later stages of the development.
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The recommended entry criteria for ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension are as follows:
Have 18 months’ experience in software testing
Holds ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing certificate
There is no prereading or precourse work associated with the ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days)
ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online Exam Overview:
To qualify as an internationally-recognised Certified Foundation Agile Extension Level Tester and be issued with an ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Level Certificate, you must successfully pass the exam administered by the relevant National Board or Examination Provider. The cost of the course includes a Pearson VUE exam voucher, which you can sit at your local Pearson VUE centre;
Professional Development Units - PDU's
There is no Professional Qualification Credits associated with the ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) training course.
ISTQB Foundation Agile Extension Certification
The ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension Online (180 Days) training course establishes a platform from which further more specialist skills and knowledge may be acquired.
iSQI® Certified Agile Tester (CAT)
ISTQB Advanced Training Courses
Congratulations! If you successfully pass the ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension examination, then you will be awarded the ISTQB Agile Foundation Extension certificate.