ISTQB - Certified Tester Foundation Level - Agile Tester

Duration

Duration:

Only 1 Day

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

8/11/2021 (Monday)

Overview

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.

Audience

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

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified in just 1 days. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  4. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified 107,230 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business

Benefits

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

Curriculum

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)

Prerequisites

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.

Reviews

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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."
Franky McCarthy. (25/1/2021 (Monday) to 26/1/2021 (Tuesday))

"I really enjoyed the content of the course, and I have found it helpful in solidifying my understanding of Agile and how it should operate in a workplace."
Anonymous (14/9/2020 (Monday) to 15/9/2020 (Tuesday))

"Very clear-cut training, great instructor, very friendly and easy to talk to, easily accessible course via Zoom."
George Marsh, CGI IT UK. (30/4/2020 (Thursday) to 1/5/2020 (Friday))

"Due to COVID-19, course was done online, so couldnt get full experience. However was still very interesting and insightful. The person running the online course was fantastic. Delivering the course brilliantly, remaining entertaining throughout, and overcame unforeseen issues as and when they occurred."
Anonymous (2/4/2020 (Thursday) to 3/4/2020 (Friday))

"Good teaching. Encourages independence in learning. "
A.C.. (27/1/2020 (Monday) to 28/1/2020 (Tuesday))

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