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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.

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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 Job Seeker Support 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
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  Examination (£145 + VAT)

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.

 

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What is included with this course?

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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

Access the online course (available to classroom bookings made via the website). Only £100 for a 3 month course extension.

£120 Training Voucher

Get a £120 voucher that can be used for your next course (terms and conditions apply).

On-going Support

We can support you beyond course completion, with 1,000+ highly trained consultants available for onsite assistance.

Job Seeker Support

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"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

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