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ISTQB Foundation Agile Tester Extension

Understand how Agile projects are organised using leading Agile development and testing practices.

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ISTQB Foundation Agile Tester Extension

  • Online Self-Study£299 + VAT

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Understand how Agile projects are organised using leading Agile development and testing practices.

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Learn fundamental Agile testing principles, practices and skills to excel in Agile environments!

Want to learn about the fundamentals of testing in Agile projects? In this extension course, you will gain an understanding of how Agile projects are organised. You’ll also learn commonly applied development practices, differences between Agile and traditional approaches, and commonly used testing tools.

By the end of the course, you will recognise how testers are positioned in Agile organisations. You will also be able to effectively estimate and organise testing, as well as apply risk-based testing in Agile projects.

TARGET AUDIENCE: The prerequisite for this course is the ISTQB® Foundation Certificate and a general understanding of test design, process and terminology. It is designed for:

  • Testers wanting to improve their knowledge of working in an Agile environment.
  • Agile testers seeking a stepping stone towards the Certified Agile Tester qualification.
  • Testers looking to accredit their Agile skills for recognition among employers, clients and peers.

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

"The course was well paced and interesting. It was thorough and delivered concisely."

Peter Hynes, Callista

What You’ll Learn

Learning Outcomes

  • Collaborate in a cross-functional Agile team
  • Understand principles and basic practices of Agile software development
  • Support the Agile team in planning test-related activities
  • Assist business stakeholders in defining understandable and testable user stories, scenarios, requirements and acceptance criteria
  • Adapt existing testing experience and knowledge to Agile values and principles
  • Collaborate with other team members using effective communication styles and channels
  • Assist the Agile team in test automation activities
  • Apply relevant methods and techniques for testing in an Agile project.

Course Content

  • Fundamentals of Agile Software Development
  • Release and Iteration Planning
  • Agile testing Processes and Methods
  • Agile Teams
  • Tools and Automation
  • Apply Agile Testing Techniques

Concepts and Terminology

  • Acceptance criteria
  • Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
  • Agile Manifesto
  • Agile Principles
  • Agile Process
  • Agile Software Development Approaches
  • Agile teams
  • Agile testing practices
  • Automation
  • Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
  • Black-box test design techniques
  • Burndown charts
  • Continuous integration
  • Daily stand ups
  • Definition of Done
  • Estimation
  • Exploratory testing
  • Extreme Programming(XP)
  • Functional/non-functional black box test design
  • Iteration planning
  • Kanban
  • Regression testing
  • Release planning
  • Retrospectives
  • Risk-based testing
  • Scrum
  • Session sheets
  • Sprint zero
  • Task board
  • Test -Driven Development (TDD)
  • Test Levels
  • Test Tools
  • Test Types
  • Testing pyramid
  • Testing quadrants
  • User stories
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  Examination (£155 + VAT)

The ISTQB® Foundation Agile Tester examination is a closed book, 40-question multiple choice exam. Candidates must score a minimum of 26 to obtain certification. The examination is sat separately from the course and is independently administered and assessed.


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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).

2 Days' Training


2 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 Questions

Pass first time with our exam revision questions included with the course.

Exam Revision Assistance


Exam revision tutorials included.

Agile Poker Cards


Get a set of Agile Planning Poker playing cards for use in your Agile team.

Agile Poster


Get a quick guide Agile Snapshot poster to reinforce your learning in the workplace.

Online Version

6 months access to the Online course. Extensions are only £100 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.

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"The course was well paced and interesting. It was thorough and delivered concisely."

Peter Hynes, Callista
ISTQB Foundation Agile Tester Extension

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