ISTQB - Certified Tester Foundation Level - Agile Tester



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8/5/2023 (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 134.561 students saving more than one million hours since 2001


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. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This 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 as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. 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.

Are you ready to get certified in record time?

We interview all applicants for the course on their technical background, degrees and certifications held, and general suitability. If you get through this screening process, it means you stand a great chance of passing.

Firebrand Training is an immersive training environment. You must be committed to the course. The above prerequisites are guidelines, but many students with less experience have other background or traits that have enabled their success in accelerated training through Firebrand Training.

If you have any doubts as to whether you meet the pre-requisites please call 78 79 16 53 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants, who can help you with a training plan.


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"The training was helpful in understanding the concepts. Not too overloading with sufficient breaks in between which was nice"
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"I really enjoyed the course, although it was only a foundation course I feel like I learned a lot. The instructor was very open and made me feel welcome from the start. Not a bad word to say about the course or instructor."
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