Course Category: Agile MethodsSoftware Testing
Course Duration: 2 Days
Hours: 14 Contact Hours

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Course Overview

The Advanced Level Agile Technical Tester certification is an advanced level certification for those who aspire to develop their proficiencies in Technical Agile Testing.

Learning Objectives

  • Analyze user stories and epics using requirements engineering techniques
  • Describe the requirements engineering techniques and how they can help testers
  • Create and evaluate testable acceptance criteria for a given user story using requirements engineering and test techniques
  • Describe the elicitation techniques
  • Apply test-driven development (TDD) in the context of a given example in an Agile project
  • Understand the characteristics of a Unit test
  • Understand the meaning of the mnemonic word FIRST Apply behavior-driven development (BDD) in the context of a given user story in an Agile project
  • Understand how to manage guidelines for a formulation of a scenario
  • Analyze a product backlog in an Agile project to determine a way to introduce acceptance test-driven development
  • Analyze the creation of a test approach using test automation, experience-based tests and back-box tests created using other approaches (including risk-based testing) for a given scenario in an Agile project
  • Explain differences between Mission critical and non-critical
  • Analyze user stories and epics to create test charters, and interpret their results
  • Understand the use Experienced-based techniques
  • Understand the importance of refactoring test cases in Agile projects
  • Understand practical task-list for Refactoring Test cases
  • Analyze code as part of a code review to identify defects and technical debt
  • Understand Static code Analysis
  • Apply data-driven and keyword-driven test techniques to develop automated test scripts
  • Understand how to apply test automation to a given test approach in an Agile environment
  • Understand the test automation
  • Understand differences between various test approaches
  • Understand the factors to consider when determining the level of test automation needed to keep up with the speed of deployment
  • Understand the challenges of test automation in agile settings
  • Apply continuous integration (CI) and summarize its impact on testing activities
  • Understand the role of continuous testing in continuous delivery and continuous deployment
  • Understand the concept of service virtualization and its role in Agile projects
  • Understand the benefits of service virtualization

Pre-Requisites

The candidates must have attained both the following certifications to be eligible to take the Advanced Level Agile Technical Certification.

  • ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL)
  • ISTQB Agile Tester Extension Foundation Level

There are no pre-requisites to attending the course only for education and knowledge purposes.

Who Should Attend?

The Advanced Level Agile Technical Tester qualification is aimed at people who have already achieved an advanced point in their careers in software testing and wish to develop further their expertise in technical testing aspects in an agile context. The modules offered at the Advanced Level cover a wide range of testing topics.

Course Content

Requirements Engineering

Requirements Engineering Techniques

1.1 Analyze user stories and epics using requirements engineering techniques

1.2 Identifying acceptance criteria using requirements engineering and test techniques

Testing in Agile

  1. Agile Software Development and Test Techniques

1.1 Test-driven development (TDD)

1.2 Behavior Driven Development (BDD)

1.3 Acceptance test-driven development (ATDD)

  1. Experience-based testing in Agile

2.1 Combining experience-based techniques and black-box tests

2.2 Creating test charters and interpreting their results

  1. Aspect of Code Quality

3.1 Refactoring

3.2 Code reviews and static code analysis to identify defects and technical debt

Test Automation

  1. Test Automation Techniques

1.1 Data-Driven Testing

1.2 Keyword-Driven Testing

1.3 Applying Test Automation to a Given Test Approach

  1. Level of Automation

2.1 Understand the level of test automation needed

Deployment and Delivery

  1. Continuous Integration, continuous testing and continuous delivery

1.1 Continuous integration and its impact on testing

1.2 The role of continuous testing in continuous delivery and deployment (CD)

2. Service Virtualization

Training and Exam Duration

Training: 2 days

The course material shall be issued on the first day of the course during registration.

Exam: 90 minutes duration

Exam Pattern

The Advanced Level Agile Technical Tester exam is comprised of 40 multiple-choice questions, with a pass mark grade of 65% to be completed within 90 minutes.

 

Participants that take the exam not in their spoken language, will receive additional 25% time, for a total of 113 minutes.

Course Category: Agile MethodsSoftware Testing
Course Duration: 2 Days
Hours: 14 Contact Hours