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ISTQB - Certified Tester Foundation Level - Agile Tester



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7.2.2022 (Monday)


On this accelerated ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level Agile Tester Extension course, you’ll learn the principles behind agile testing, the fundamentals of the testing process, and the competencies you need to be an effective part of the agile team.

In just 2 days, you’ll also learn how to choose between the different types of testing used throughout life0cyles, as well as build knowledge on:

  • The process of test management 
  • Selection of test management tools and introducing them into your organisation

At the end of this course, you’ll sit the ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level Agile Tester Extension exam, and achieve your certification. Through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you’ll get access to courseware, learn from certified instructors and train in a distraction-free environment.


This course is ideal if your role involves software testing in an agile team, specifically for:

  • Testers
  • Test analysts
  • Test engineers
  • Test consultants
  • test managers
  • User acceptance testers
  • Software developers 

It is also ideal if you are interested in a basic understanding of agile software testing, and are in any of the following roles:

  • Project managers
  • Business analysts
  • Product managers
  • IT directors

Four reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 1-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 108788 students saving more than one million hours since 2001


Benefits of Training with Firebrand

  • Two options of training - Residential classroom-based, or online courses
  • A purpose-built training centre – get access to dedicated Pearson VUE Select facilities.
  • Certification Guarantee – pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)
  • Everything you need to certify – you’ll sit your exam at the earliest available opportunity after the course - either immediately after your classroom course, or as soon as there are slots available, if you've taken it online
  • No hidden extras – one cost covers everything you need to certify


Section 1: Agile Software Development

  • Module 1: The Fundamentals of Agile Software Development
  • Module 2: Aspects of Agile Approaches

Section 2: Fundamental Agile Testing Principles, Practices, and Processes

  • Module 1: The Differences between Testing in Traditional and Agile Approaches
  • Module 2: Status of Testing in Agile Projects
  • Module 3: Role and Skills of a Tester in an Agile Team

Section 3: Agile Testing Methods, Techniques, and Tools

  • Module 1: Agile Testing Methods
  • Module 2: Assessing Quality Risks and Estimating Test Effort
  • Module 3: Techniques in Agile Projects
  • Module 4: Tools in Agile Projects

Exam Track

As part of this accelerated course, you’ll sit following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level - Agile Tester Extension exam

  • Format: Multiple choice; closed-book
  • Passing score: 65% (26/40)
  • Number of questions: 40

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)


Before attending this accelerated course, you should have achieved the ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level in Software Testing certification.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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