ISTQB Certified Tester: Foundation Level Extension - Agile Tester

Course Description

Quality assurance and testing now have to keep pace with the rapid iterations in development (or refactoring). The ISTQB Agile Tester certification is an add-on to the Foundation Level and is now specified by many organisations in job ads and project requests. Our workshop will provide you with all the necessary foundations for Agile software testing, which you can apply immediately in your project. Our experienced trainers will fully prepare you for the ISTQB examination.
2 days


All participants must have successfully completed the ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level certification. Programming knowledge is an advantage but not a requirement.

Course Objectives

After the course, successful participants will be able to:
- Collaborate in a cross-functional Agile team being familiar with principles and practices
- Adapt existing testing experience and knowledge and best practices to agile projects
- Support the Agile team in planning test-related activities.
- Apply relevant test methods and techniques
- Help business stakeholders define understandable and testable user stories and acceptance criteria
- Collaborate and share information with other team members

Course Outline

The course covers the following areas:

Principles of Agile software development
Difference between traditional and Agile approaches to testing
Enhancing testing processes through your knowledge of Agile projects
Knowledge of planning relevant testing activities (estimating testing effort)
Applying relevant testing methods, techniques and tools

Who should attend?

Functional testers, developers, Agile testers

Your benefits at a glance

Globally recognised qualification
Learn the most up-to-date methodology
Deliver increased efficiency and effectiveness to your team
Learn through best practices and real examples
Consistently high pass rates
Learn with trainers who have proven track records

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