Develop your test analysis and design skills with ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst Certification.

Learn the essentials skills required by Test professionals such as selecting appropriate test design technique. participate in risk identification, perform risk assessment and propose appropriate risk mitigation. Understand the the usage and types of test tools applied in test design, test data preparation and test execution  NOPMARK has partnered with Planit, an ISTQB accredited training provider, to offer this online training class. 

Recognized around the world as a best practice qualification, the ISTQB Advanced Test Analyst certification is well suited for testers who have already achieved an advanced point in their careers in software testing and wish to develop further their expertise in test analysis and design. 

Course Outcomes

  • Perform the appropriate testing activities based on the software development lifecycle being used;
  • Determine the proper prioritization of the testing activities based on the information provided by the risk analysis;
  • Select and apply appropriate test techniques to ensure that tests provide an adequate level of confidence, based on defined coverage criteria;
  • Provide the appropriate level of documentation relevant to their testing activities;
  • Determine the appropriate types of functional testing to be performed;
  • Work effectively in a usability testing team;
  • Effectively participate in requirements / user story reviews with stakeholders, applying knowledge of typical mistakes made in work products;
  • Improve the efficiency of the test process with the use of tools.

Course Chapters & Lessons

The Test Analyst's tasks in the Test process

  • Testing in the software development lifecycle
  • Test Analysis
  • Test Design
  • Low-level and High-level Test Cases
  • Design of Test Cases
  • Test Implementation
  • Test Execution

Test Techniques

  • Black-box test technique
  • Equivalence Partitioning
  • Boundary Value Analysis
  • Decision Table Testing
  • State Transition Testing
  • Classification Tree Technique
  • Pairwise Testing
  • Use Case Testing
  • Combining Techniques
  • Experience-based test technique
  • Error Guessing
  • Checklist-Based Testing
  • Exploratory Testing
  • Defect-Based Test Techniques
  • Applying the most appropriate technique

The Test Analyst's tasks in the Risk-based Testing

  • Risk Identification
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Mitigation
  • Prioritizing the Tests
  • Adjusting Testing for Future Test Cycles

Testing Software Quality Characteristics

  • Aspects of functionality testing
  • Non-functional testing 
  • Functional Correctness Testing
  • Functional Appropriateness Testing
  • Functional Completeness Testing
  • Interoperability Testing
  • Usability Evaluation
  • Portability Testing


  • Requirement reviews
  • User Story reviews
  • Tailoring Checklists

Test tools and Automation

  • Keyword driven automation
  • Test automation tools
  • Types of Test Tools
  • Test Design Tools
  • Test Data Preparation Tools
  • Automated Test Execution Tools

Purchase of the eLearning course includes

  • Full 1 year of online access from date of purchase.

  • 28 hours duration

  • Includes mock exams

  • The ASTQB exam fee is not included with the tuition. Exam vouchers available for purchase during registration. $5 exam voucher discount available when enrolling in this course.

Advanced Level - Test Analyst Online Training Course

  • $749.00

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