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Foundation Level - ISTQB Software Testing Certification Training
Course Description Why choose ALPI for ISTQB software testing certification training?
  • ALPI's Foundation Level course is accredited for ASTQB PROFICIENCY DISTINCTION! This is a special, extra recognition you will receive from ASTQB because ALPI's superior course design includes accredited interactive training with hands-on examples.
  • ALPI's training is accredited by the U.S. Board for ISTQB certification, ASTQB, so you can be certain you are getting excellent training quality.
  • We use live instructors in both our in-person and virtual classes so you can ask questions and get answers right away.
  • We focus on real-world examples.
  • We teach using interactive, hands-on exercises.
  • And only ALPI offers our free refresher guarantee so you can re-take a course within 4 months at no additional charge. Contact us for information about this unique benefit that gives you peace of mind.

This is an ISTQB certification in software testing for the US. In this course you will study all of the basic aspects of software testing and QA, including a comprehensive overview of tasks, methods, and techniques for effectively testing software. This course prepares you for the ISTQB Foundation Level exam that will be administered on the last day of class. Passing the exam will grant you an ISTQB certification.

Upon completion of this course, candidate should be able to:

  • perform effective testing of software
  • be aware of techniques and standards
  • have an awareness of what testing tools can achieve
  • where to find more information about testing
  • establish the basic steps of the testing process

    Upon successful completion of the course exam, the candidate will receive the Certified Tester Foundation Level Certificate (CTFL) in Software Testing. Total price includes $1945 course plus $250 ISTQB exam fee.

  • Duration 3 day(s)
    Time 9 - 5 pm
    Price $2,195
    Labs Exercises reinforcing Learning Objectives help to understand and apply topics in the course.

    Intended Audience Software testers (both technical and user acceptance testers), test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, software developers, and managers including test managers, project managers, quality managers.

    Prerequisites Basic working knowledge of IT.

    Prior to attending class please download and review the following document: Foundation Level Syllabus

    Outline Principles of Testing

  • Terminology
  • Why testing is necessary
  • Fundamental test process
  • Psychology of testing
  • Re-testing and regression testing
  • Expected results and prioritization

    Testing Throughout the Life-Cycle

  • Models for testing
  • Economics of testing
  • High-level test planning
  • Acceptance testing
  • Integration testing in the large function and non-function system
  • Integration testing in the small
  • Component testing and maintenance testing

    Dynamic Testing Techniques

  • Black and white box testing
  • Black and white box techniques
  • Error guessing

    Static Testing

  • Reviews and the test process
  • Types of reviews
  • Static analysis

    Test Management

  • Organization and configuration management
  • Test Estimation
  • Monitoring and control
  • Incident management
  • Standards for testing

    Tool Support for Testing

  • Types of CAST tool (Computer-Aided Software Testing)
  • Tool selection and implementation

  • See the currently scheduled public and virtual live course dates below and click on the "Register Now" button.

    If you have 6 or more students, save time and money with our on-site instruction at your facility. Learn more by calling us at 301 654-9200.

    Class Dates
    Start End Location
    Monday, October 01, 2018 Wednesday, October 03, 2018 Chevy Chase, MD
    Monday, December 10, 2018 Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Virtual Live

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    1. ALPI has been helping software testers since 1993. Our experience assures you of quality training.

    2. You have the opportunity to re-take the same course at ALPI for FREE within four months of the original class date.

    3. Our Interactive Learning Method™ offers a richer training experience that gives you skills you can apply right away.

    4. Our instructors have real-world experience so you learn concepts - and how to apply them.