Agile Tester Certification

Certified Tester—Agile Tester Certification Training, an ASTQB® Accredited Course


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As an accredited training provider in the ASTQB Proficiency Distinction™ program our courses emphasizes hands-on, interactive exercises based on real-world situations.
If you do not pass the ISTQB Agile Tester Extension exam the first time after taking our classroom or live virtual class, you can take the Agile Tester eLearning (online) course for free.
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Upcoming Classes


Classroom, Live Virtual, and Onsite
Public Classes offered in San Ramon, CA

LIVE VIRTUAL TRAINING! Easy access to the same professional classroom training. All virtual trainings are live, instructor-led courses taught at the same time with classroom training! The live virtual training allows you to participate in the virtual classroom from any PC or Mac desktop device. See and hear our instructors presenting the course materials, interact directly on electronic whiteboards, ask and receive answers in real-time, and interact with other students in the classroom!

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This is an Instructor-led ISTQB certification in Agile Testing course. You will learn the values and principles that underpin Agile projects, and how testers are an integral part of a whole-team approach together with developers and business representatives.

This course is designed for  the following software professionals:
- Testers experienced with traditional software development lifecycles
- Entry-level testers with an interest in agile testing
- Experienced software developers working in agile projects


Course Tuition Includes

  • Instructor-led two-day course

  • Course notebook with all slides

  • Sample Agile Tester mock exams and solutions

  • Certificate of Completion

  • Tips and advice on how to prepare for the Certificaiton exam

  • One hour free practical consulting on your project (classroom only)

  • Live Virtual students receive a downloadable copy of course materials. Printed copies available as an add-on option

Course Outline

Fundamentals of Agile Testing

  • Agile Software Development and the Agile Manifesto

  • Whole-Team Approach

  • Early and Frequent Feedback

  • Agile Software Development Approaches

  • Collaborative User Story Creation

  • Retrospectives

  • Continuous integration

  • Release and Iteration Planning

Fundamental Agile Testing Principles, Practices, and Processes

  • Testing and Development Activities

  • Project Work Products

  • Test Levels

  • Testing and Configuration Management

  • Organizational Options for Independent Testing

  • Communicating Test Status, Progress, and Product Quality

  • Managing Regression Risk with Evolving Manual and Automated Test Cases

  • Agile Tester Skills

  • The Role of a Tester in an Agile Team

Agile Testing Methods, Techniques, and Tools

  • Test-Driven Development, Acceptance Test-Driven Development, and Behavior-Driven Development

  • The Test Pyramid

  • Testing Quadrants, Test Levels, and Testing Types

  • The Role of a Tester

  • Assessing Quality Risks in Agile Projects

  • Estimating Testing Effort Based on Content and Risk

  • Acceptance Criteria, Adequate Coverage, and Other Information for Testing

  • Applying Acceptance Test-Driven Development

  • Functional and Non-Functional Black Box Test Design

  • Exploratory Testing and Agile Testing

  • Task Management and Tracking Tools

  • Communication and Information Sharing Tools

  • Software Build and Distribution Tools

  • Configuration Management Tools

  • Test Design, Implementation, and Execution Tools

  • Cloud Computing and Virtualization Tools

ISTQB Exam Registration - The ISTQB Agile Testing exam fee of $199. is not included with the tuition. See ASTQB website for exam registration details.

Class Schedule

If you have 3 or more students, save time and money with our on-site instruction at your facility. Learn more by contacting us

First Day Sign-In 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Morning Session 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Lunch 12:30 - 1:30 p.m
Afternoon Session 1:30 - 5:00 p.m.