Foundation Certificate in Software Testing and Quality Assurance
This instructor-led course discusses the following topics:
1. What is Testing. Why Test. Testing principles. The fundamental
test process. Test planning and control. Test analysis and design.
Test implementation and execution. Evaluating exit criteria and
reporting. Test closure. Psychology of testing. Testing and
2. The V-model of testing. Iterative development models.
Characteristics of good testing. Component testing. Integration
testing. System testing. Acceptance testing. Alpha and Beta testing.
Functional testing. Non-functional testing. Maintenance testing.
3. Purpose of static testing. Peer reviews. Walkthroughs.
Inspections. Static Analysis using tools. The secrets of success..
4. The standard for software test documentation (IEEE 829). Test
design specification. Identifying test conditions. Test case
specification. Test procedure specification. Prioritizing tests.
Expected results. Black-box techniques. White-box techniques,
Experienced-based techniques. Choice of technique
5. Test management
CNTLC prepares you to write the ISEB exam BH0-010 to acquire the
This course would be beneficial for the following:
Everyone involved in the management or practice of software
development, testing and acceptance, including users, developers,
project managers and software purchasers. Managers, project
managers, team leaders responsible for preparing and implementing
testing policies and strategies. Business users, their
representative, and analysts, who are involved in acceptance testing
of new or amended systems. Developers, designers and programmers,
responsible for the testing, quality, reliability and effectiveness
of the systems they build. Programmers testing their programs before
they are integrated into larger systems. Testers who need to know or
reassess the scope and objectives of each phase of testing, or are
looking to evaluate or enhance their methods and procedures for test
planning, preparation, documentation and execution. Quality managers
looking for an independent view on testing and its influence on
DURATION : Instructor Led Saturdays from 9:00am to 5:00pm or
Sundays from 12:15 to 6:30pm or 2 to 3 nights from 6pm
COST: Instructor led $265 per course
For schedule and other enquiries, please
email us at
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