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Our 5-day ISTQB Foundation & Agile Tester Extension training course covers the fundamentals of software testing providing you with the necessary foundations for a career as a software testing professional and the final two days include a high proportion of hands-on practical team based activities to allow you to get a true feel for how agile projects work in the real world.
The syllabus for the ISTQB Foundation & Agile Tester Extension training course is below:
Our ISTQB Foundation & Agile Tester Extension training course includes exam preparation, revision and the ISTQB Foundation In Software Testing Examination is taken on the third day. The final two days of the training course includes lectures, exercises and practical work and includes a high proportion of hands-on practical team based activities to allow you to get a true feel for how agile project work in a real environment.
The objectives for the ISTQB Foundation & Agile Tester Extension level qualification are to:
Our ISTQB Foundation & Agile Tester Extension training course is principally aimed at anyone directly involved in software testing who needs to demonstrate a practical knowledge of the fundamental concepts such as Testers, Test Analysts, Test Engineers, Test Leads, Test Consultants, Test Managers, User Acceptance Testers and Software Developers. It also suitable for those who are or expect to be working on agile projects and those who seek a practical application of the core software testing material covered at ISTQB Foundation level to agile projects.
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 entry requirements are that you should have a basic working knowledge of IT.
On arrival at the training course, you should have read the provided syllabus in preparation for the course. The ISTQB Foundation & Agile Tester Extension is intensive and those who have prepared achieve a higher exam success rate.
To qualify as an internationally-recognised Certified Foundation Level Tester and be issued with an ISTQB® Foundation Level Certificate, you must successfully pass the exam administered by the relevant National Board or Examination Provider.
The ISTQB Foundation & Agile Tester Extension examination can be take online at any Pearson Vue Center for which a voucher will be provided following completion of the training course. The exam voucher is valid for 6 months.
There are no Professional Qualification Credits associated with the ISTQB Foundation & Agile Tester Extension training course.
Our 4-day ISTQB® Advanced Certificate For Test Analysts training course extends the broad understanding of testing acquired at BCS/ISTQB Software Testing Foundation level to enable the role of Test Analyst to be performed.
After successfully completing the training course and passing the exams, you will have learned how to: