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Advanced Tester Certification - Test Analyst

The Advanced Level certifications offered by ISTQB are designed for individuals in the Software Testing/QA field who have a strong understanding of industry-accepted best practices and are ready to advance their career with an internationally-recognized certification. Focused on numerous aspects of Software Testing, this course is a summary of topics learned and covered on the Test Analyst certification exam which can be found on the ISTQB website.

In a four day setting, attendees will review the designated topics and prepare for passing the Advanced Level – Test Analyst exam offered by ISTQB. Each student will receive an exam voucher included with the cost of the class.

 

Available formats for this course
In-Person
Live Online
Corporate
Corporate Online
Duration
4 days/32 hours of instruction

Starting at: $2895

Part I: Testing Process

  1. Testing in the Software Development Lifecycle
  2. Test Planning, Monitoring and Control
    • Test Planning
    • Test Monitoring and Control
  3. Test Analysis
  4. Test Design
    • Concrete and Logical Test Cases
    • Creation of Test Cases
  5. Test Implementation
  6. Test Execution
  7. Evaluating Exit Criteria and Reporting
  8. Test Closure Activities

Part 2: Test Management: Responsibilities for the Test Analyst 

  1. Test Progress Monitoring an Control
  2. Distributed, Outsourced and Insourced Testing
  3. The Test Analyst's Tasks in Risk-Based Testing
    • Risk Identification
    • Risk Assessment
    • Risk Mitigation

Part 3: Test Techniques

  1. Specification-Based Techniques
    • Equivalence Partitioning
    • Boundary Value Analysis
    • Decision Tables
    • Cause-Effect Graphing
    • State Transition Testing
    • Combinatorial Testing Techniques
    • Use Case Testing'User Story Teesting
    • Domain Analysis
    • Combining Techniques
  2. Defect-Based Techniques
    • Using Defect-Based Techniques
    • Defect Taxonomies
  3. Experience-Based Techniques
    • Error Guessing
    • Checklist-Based Testing
    • Exploratory Testing
    • Applying the Best Technique

Part 4: Testing Software Quality Characteristics

  1. Quality Characteristics for Business Domain Testing
    • Accuracy Testing
    • Suitability testing
    • Interoperability Testing
    • Usability Testing
    • Accessibility Testing

Part 5: Reviews

  1. Usines Checklists in Reviews

Part 6: Defect Management

  1. When Can a Defect be Detected?
  2. Defect Report Fields
  3. Defect Classification
  4. Root Cause Analysis

Part 7: Test Tools

  1. Test Tools and Automation
    • Test Design Tools
    • Test Data Preparation Tools
    • Automated Test Execution Tools

**Must have ISTQB Certified Tester – Foundation Level and three years of experience in order to take advanced exam.**

  • Software Testers with at least three years of experience
  • Sr. Software Tester/Sr. Quality Assurance Specialists
  • Software Testing/QA Team Leads
  • Anyone currently holding the Certified Tester –Foundation Level (CTFL) designation who has at least three years of testing experience

Cancellations within twenty (20) business days of the event start date are subject to a 20% cancellation fee. Cancellations within fifteen (15) business days of the event start date are subject to the full event fee.

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