Course Outcomes

ISTQB Foundation Level certification is the most important software certification you can attain to launch your career. The course is designed for testers at all levels, from beginners to experienced. In this course, you will get real life experience of what is software testing, how to prepare for the ISTQB Foundation Level certification exam. and important guidance on how to apply the body of knowledge to your real projects.

This is the most comprehensive online training on ISTQB Foundation Level certification offered. This course not only focuses on the ISTQB concepts, terminology, and processes, but also covers everything you need to be  confident and  succeed in your career as a software tester.

Outcomes expected of a candidate who has achieved the Foundation Level certification are:

  1. Promote efficient and effective communication by using a common vocabulary for software testing
  2. Understand fundamental concepts of software testing
  3. Demonstrate understanding of how different development and testing practices, and different constraints on testing may apply in optimizing testing to different contexts
  4. Contribute effectively in reviews
  5. Use established techniques for designing tests at all test levels
  6. Interpret and execute tests from given test specifications. Report on test results.
  7. Understand test management principles for resources, strategies, planning, project control, and risk management
  8. Write and communicate clear and understandable defect reports
  9. Understand the project factors that drive the test priorities and the test approach
  10. Understand the value that software testing brings to stakeholders
  11. Appreciate how testing activities and work products align with project objectives, measures and targets
  12. Assist in the selection and implementation process of testing tools

Course curriculum

    1. How to use this course

    2. Before we begin...

    3. Introduction

    4. ISTQB Glossary

    1. 1.1 What is Testing?

    2. 1.2 Why is Testing Necessary?

    3. 1.3 Seven Testing Principles

    4. 1.4 Test Process

    5. 1.5 The Psychology of Testing

    6. Chapter 1 Quiz

    1. 2.1 Software Development Lifecycle Models

    2. 2.2 Test Levels

    3. 2.3 Test Types

    4. 2.4 Maintenance Testing

    5. Chapter 2 Quiz

    1. 3.1 Static Testing Basics

    2. 3.2 Review Process

    3. Chapter 3 Quiz

    4. Chapter 3 Exercises

    1. 4.1 Categories of Test Techniques

    2. 4.2 Black-box Test Techniques

    3. 4.3 White-box Test Techniques & 4.4 Experience-based Test Techniques

    4. Chapter 4 Quiz

    5. Chapter 4 Exercises

    6. Chapter 4 Assignments

    7. Chapter 4 Assignment Solutions

    1. 5.1 Test Organization

    2. 5.2 Test Planning and Estimation

    3. 5.3 Test Monitoring and Control & 5.4 Configuration Management

    4. 5.5 Risks and Testing & 5.6 Defect Management

    5. Chapter 5 Quiz

    6. Chapter 5 Exercises

    7. Chapter 5 Assignment

    8. Chapter 5 Assignment Solution

About this course

  • $599.00
  • 41 lessons
  • 15 hours
  • 90 days of online access
  • course completion certificate

Exam Voucher

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