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Test Team Leadership

Better manage people, test activities and test strategy for successful project outcomes.

  • Online Self-Study£299 + VAT

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Test Team Leadership

  • Online Self-Study£299 + VAT

  • In-House TrainingGet A Quote

Better manage people, test activities and test strategy for successful project outcomes.

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Gain test team management skills to become a leader!

Want to effectively manage testers, test activities and the test strategy? In this course, you will learn the necessary leadership skills to lead testers and testing projects to better outcomes.

Essential skills such test plan implementation, estimation, change management, incident management and test completion reporting are covered in the course. Best practices around communication, conflict resolution, appraisal and training will help you to manage your teams to successful outcomes.

TARGET AUDIENCE: This course has no prerequisites and can be undertaken by anyone currently in or looking to move into a leadership role. It is designed for:

  • Test Managers, Project Managers and IT Managers looking to improve their management leadership skills with test teams.
  • Senior test professionals moving into a leadership role who need the necessary skills for their test management position.

"Excellent course, I'd recommend it for anyone in a test leadership position."

Michael Langridge, Corporate Express

What You’ll Learn

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to form a good test team and manage an existing team
  • Gain effective communication techniques
  • Identify and resolve conflict
  • Develop review, delegation, coaching and mentoring skills
  • Understand how to use a test strategy to manage the test process and report on test activity

Course Content

  • What needs managing?
  • The test team
  • Communication skills
  • Conflict resolution
  • Appraisals & Training
  • How to use a test strategy
  • Documentation reviews
  • The test process
  • Entry and exit criteria
  • Metrics for estimation and progress
  • Incident management
  • Reporting
  • Addressing common mistakes and issues

Concepts and Terminology

  • Art Personality Test
  • Conflict resolution
  • Documentation reviews
  • Entry criteria
  • Exit criteria
  • Incident management
  • Interviewing techniques
  • Metrics for estimation
  • Personality assessment
  • Process improvement
  • Quality control
  • Reporting
  • Risk reduction
  • Test activities
  • Test metrics and management
  • Test plan
  • Test process
  • Test strategy
  • Training budgeting
  • V-Model
  • Verbal skills
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What is included with this course?


Online Self-Study



Online Version

6 months access to the Online course. Extensions are only £100 for an additional 3 months.

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.

"Excellent course, I'd recommend it for anyone in a test leadership position."

Michael Langridge, Corporate Express
Test Team Leadership

Why Choose Planit?

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