ISTQB Foundation Level Certified Software Tester Training

  • Learn via: Classroom / Virtual Classroom / Online
  • Duration: 3 Days
  • We can host this training at your preferred location. Contact us!
Upcoming Training

18 August 2021

3 Days

The course covers the fundamentals of testing: definitions of testing standards, planning, managing the lifecycle, reviews and the tools available. Techniques for creating tests are described and practised. It culminates in a one-hour multiple choice examination for the BCS Foundation Certificate in Software Testing. Successful delegates will also gain the ISTQB Certified Tester - Foundation Level, a globally recognised qualification.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

  • Anyone currently involved in testing or about to move into a testing role will benefit from attending this course
  • Those wishing to attain the BCS Foundation Certificate in Software Testing and/or the ISTQB Certified Tester - Foundation Level should also attend. 

  • Explain the terminology associated with the ISTQB understand the principles and psychology of testing
  • Describe verification, validation and the steps in the testing lifecycle produce a project test plan
  • Understand the test management lifecycle
  • Produce test designs using equivalence partitioning, boundary value analysis and state transition techniques
  • Use static techniques to assess quality and coverage appreciate the different tools available for automating testing

Fundamentals of Testing

Testing terminology; General testing principles; Why testing is necessary; Fundamental test process; The psychology of testing.


Testing Throughout the Lifecycle

Models for testing; Component, System Integration and Acceptance testing; Maintenance testing; Non-functional system testing; Functional system testing.


Static Techniques

Reviews and the test process; Costs and benefits of reviews; Types of review: Walkthrough, technical review, inspections, informal review; Static analysis


Test Design Techniques

Black and White box testing; Black box test techniques including equivalence partitioning, boundary value analysis and state transition testing; White box test techniques including statement and decision testing; Experience-based techniques; Choosing test techniques


Test management

Organisation; Project test plan; Configuration management; Test estimation: Inclusion in project schedule; Monitoring and control; Tracking progress and deviations from plan; Incident management: Logging, tracking and analysis; Risk and testing.


Test tools

Types of test tool; Requirements testing; Static analysis; Test design; Data preparation; Capture/replay; Test running; Test harnesses, drivers and simulators; Performance testing; Dynamic analysis; Debugging; Comparison; Test management; Coverage measurement; Effective use, benefits and risk; Introducing a tool into an organization.



Contact us for more detail about our trainings and for all other enquiries!

Upcoming Trainings

Join our public courses in our Istanbul, London and Ankara facilities. Private class trainings will be organized at the location of your preference, according to your schedule.

18 August 2021
3 Days
Classroom / Virtual Classroom

Istanbul, Ankara, London
25 August 2021
3 Days
Classroom / Virtual Classroom

Istanbul, Ankara, London
14 September 2021
3 Days
Classroom / Virtual Classroom

Istanbul, Ankara, London
21 September 2021
3 Days
Classroom / Virtual Classroom

Istanbul, Ankara, London
18 October 2021
3 Days
Classroom / Virtual Classroom

Istanbul, Ankara, London
23 October 2021
3 Days
Classroom / Virtual Classroom

Istanbul, Ankara, London
22 November 2021
3 Days
Classroom / Virtual Classroom

Istanbul, Ankara, London
28 November 2021
3 Days
Classroom / Virtual Classroom

Istanbul, Ankara, London