nz

  • Increase Speed to Market
    Deliver quality quicker by optimising your delivery pipeline, removing bottlenecks, getting faster feedback from customers and iterating quickly.

  • Enhance Customer Experience
    Delight your customers in every digital interaction by optimising system quality and performance to provide a smooth, speedy and seamless user experience.

  • Maximise Your Investment
    Realise a positive ROI sooner and maximise your investment by focusing your energy on high-value features, reducing waste, and finding and fixing defects early.
  • Oobleck looks like water but when pressure is applied it hardens up and is able to hold up the weight of someone running across it. Find out how Oobleck serves as an excellent visual image of how to treat Agile practices.
  • What Auckland Transport needed to accelerate the delivery of projects, it knew it could rely on Planit to do whatever it takes to keep up with timelines. Find out how we not only met, but also exceeded their expectations.

this is a test Who We Are Landing Page

Skip to main content

ISTQB Foundation Certificate

Gain essential testing skills and build your career with this industry standard qualification for software testing professionals from the International Software Testing Qualifications Board.

  • 3 Day Course$1,900

  • In-House TrainingGet A Quote

  • Online Self-Study$700

ISTQB Foundation Certificate

  • 3 Day Course$1,900

  • In-House TrainingGet A Quote

  • Online Self-Study$700

Gain essential testing skills and build your career with this industry standard qualification for software testing professionals from the International Software Testing Qualifications Board.

Book Now
Back to Courses

Get Certified Now. The ISTQB® Foundation Level Certification gives you the essential skills and knowledge needed to work as a testing professional.

Internationally recognised, the ISTQB® Foundation Certificate is a must for securing your place in the rapidly growing software testing industry. It is the industry standard professional qualification and is fast becoming a prerequisite among hiring managers when considering testing candidates.

Participants learn to apply test principles and control their own test activities using test processes and methodologies that are globally recognised as best practice.

TARGET AUDIENCE: This course has no prerequisites however it is suggested that candidates have at least six months' practical experience in a professional testing role. It is designed for:

  • Test Analysts and prospective testers looking to improve their testing knowledge.
  • Anyone looking to understand software testing principles and terminology.
  • Testers looking to accredit their skills for recognition among employers, clients and peers.
  • Anyone looking to understand software testing terminology.

EXTRA COURSE INCLUSIONS: Our Pass Guarantee, Free Revision Sessions and Career Assistance Program (CAP) are just a few of the extra inclusions you receive when training with Planit – the leading ISTQB Accredited Training provider. View our full list of extra inclusions.

"Great course material and an experienced Trainer. Overall, an outstanding course presentation and is highly recommended for all Testers and Test Leads."

Justin Cheong, Honeywell

What You’ll Learn

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn fundamental testing principles, including details of the testing process
  • Understand testing throughout the software development lifecycle
  • Apply static test techniques
  • Apply a variety of test design techniques for more effective test preparation
  • Understand management of the testing process
  • Identify tools that support testing

Course Content

  • Fundamentals of software testing
  • Testing across the software lifecycle
  • Static techniques
  • Test design techniques
  • Test management
  • Tool support for testing

Concepts and Terminology

  • Black-box testing techniques
  • Dynamic testing techniques
  • Evaluating exit criteria
  • Experience-based testing
  • Fundamental test principals
  • Incident management
  • Software development models
  • Specification-based testing techniques
  • Static testing techniques
  • Structure-based testing techniques
  • Test analysis
  • Test control
  • Test design techniques
  • Test development process
  • Test execution
  • Test implementation
  • Test incident management
  • Test levels
  • Test monitoring
  • Test planning and estimation
  • Test tools
  • Test types
  • White-box testing techniques
  • Writing test cases
Request A Free Info Pack Download Info Pack

  Examination ($300 + GST)

The ISTQB® Foundation examination is a closed book exam that is 60 minutes in duration (or 75 minutes for candidates taking exams outside of their native language). It is a 40-question multiple choice exam with each question being worth 1 point. Candidates must score a minimum of 26 points (or 65%) to pass the exam and become a Foundation Certified Tester. Examinations are independently administered and assessed.

 

Start now and pay later. Courses start from just $25 per week.

Find out more

Oct 15 - Oct 17

Wellington

$1,900

Book Now

Oct 15 - Oct 17

Auckland

$1,900

Book Now

Dec 03 - Dec 05

Wellington

$1,900

Book Now

Dec 10 - Dec 12

Auckland

$1,900

Book Now

Online Self-Study

Any Time

Study at your own pace and save

$700

Book Now

In-House Training

Upskill your team with training delivered in your office or at a location that is convenient for you

Get A Quote

Thanks for your interest in our In House TrainingWe will need to collect some details so we can give you accurate pricing information.

Today
Yes, I would like to receive information from Planit including our eNewsletter containing the latest insights, events, webinars, job opportunities, specials, competitions as well as company, product and training updates.
Information you submit may be stored - read our Privacy Policy.
* Mandatory information needed.

What is included with this course?

 

    Inclusions

Online Self-Study

Classroom

 

Pass Guarantee

On the rare occasion a student doesn’t pass, they can re-attend the course for FREE within 6 months (Excludes exam re-sits).

3 Days' Training

 

3 days of classroom training with a certified industry professional.

Food & Beverages

 

Full catering is provided including morning tea, lunch afternoon tea.

Course Manual

 

250+ page comprehensive course manual.

Exam Revision Assistance

Pass first time with our exam revision questions, live revision sessions and online tutorials.

Online Version

6 months access to the Online course. Extensions are only $200 for an additional 3 months.

Career Assistance Program (CAP)

 

Opt-in for our Career Assistance Program (CAP) to access resources for improving your hiring prospects and gain direct entry into Planit's hiring process.

 

Need more information?

Contact Us

"Great course material and an experienced Trainer. Overall, an outstanding course presentation and is highly recommended for all Testers and Test Leads."

Justin Cheong, Honeywell
ISTQB Foundation Certificate

Why Choose Planit?

  • Experienced Expert Trainers

  • Practical Learning Outcomes

  • Industry Leading Pass Rates