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ISTQB Advanced Technical Test Analyst Certificate

Accredit your technical proficiency and improve your skills in evaluating technical system attributes.

  • Online Self-Study£499 + VAT

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ISTQB Advanced Technical Test Analyst Certificate

  • Online Self-Study£499 + VAT

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Accredit your technical proficiency and improve your skills in evaluating technical system attributes.

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Gain specialist technical accreditation!

Looking to build upon your technical testing experience? Gain an in-depth look at new ways to plan, prepare and test using best practice technical test techniques that can be applied across the full Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).

As the demand for testers with advanced and technical skillsets rapidly increases, make sure you gain that edge when competing for jobs. This course will put you head and shoulders above the crowd and fast track your career.

TARGET AUDIENCE: The prerequisite for this course is the ISTQB® Foundation Certificate and it is suggested that candidates have at least 3 years practical testing experience. It is designed for:

  • Experienced Testers wishing to differentiate themselves by developing a technical skillset.
  • Technical Testers wanting to progress their technical testing skills.
  • Testers seeking technical accreditation for recognition among employers, clients and peers.
  • Test Managers needing a better understanding of technical testing skills.

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.

"I am glad I experienced your training first hand, will definitely recommend Planit."

Sanjiv Vivekanandan, Harvey Norman

What You’ll Learn

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognise the typical risks associated with non-functional aspects of software systems
  • Create test plans which detail the planning, design and execution of non-functional tests
  • Select and apply appropriate structural design techniques
  • Effectively participate in technical reviews with developers and software architects
  • Propose improvements to the security, maintainability and testability of code by applying static analysis
  • Outline the costs and benefits to be expected from introducing particular types of test automation
  • Select appropriate tools to automate technical testing tasks
  • Understand the technical issues and concepts in applying test automation

Course Content

  • The Technical Test Analyst’s Tasks in Risk-Based Testing
  • Structure-Based Testing
  • Analytical Techniques
  • Quality Characteristics for Technical Testing
  • Reviews
  • Test Tools & Automation

Concepts and Terminology

  • Adaptability testing
  • API testing
  • Architectural Reviews
  • Call graphs
  • Checklists
  • Co-existence and compatibility testing
  • Code Reviews
  • Condition testing
  • Data flow analysis
  • Dynamic analysis
  • Installability testing
  • Maintainability testing
  • MC/DC testing
  • Memory leaks
  • Model-based testing
  • Path testing
  • Performance testing
  • Performance testing tools
  • Portability testing
  • Reliability testing
  • Replaceability testing
  • Risk assessment
  • Risk identification
  • Risk mitigation
  • Risk recognition
  • Security testing
  • Software maturity
  • Static analysis
  • Test automation
  • Test tools
  • Wild pointers
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  Examination (£205 + VAT)

The 120 minute examination is a closed book, 45-question multiple choice exam. Candidates must score a minimum of 30 to become a ISTQB certified Advanced Technical Test Analyst. Examinations are independently administered.


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

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

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

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"I am glad I experienced your training first hand, will definitely recommend Planit."

Sanjiv Vivekanandan, Harvey Norman
ISTQB Advanced Technical Test Analyst

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