ISTQB Agile Tester Foundation Level Extension inc examination voucher

2 days


The certification for Foundation Level Extension - Agile Tester course is designed for professionals who are working within Agile environments. It is also for professionals who are planning to start implementing Agile methods in the near future, or are working within companies that plan to do so.

Course Outline

  • The course provides an advantage for those who would like to know the required Agile activities, roles, methods, and methodologies specific to their role.
  • Understand the fundamentals of Agile Software Development
  • How the various agile approaches differ and understanding the concepts of the Agile Manifesto
  • How the tester needs to adapt in the agile process for maximum effectiveness.
  • Apply the various aspects relating to agile, such as: Writing and reviewing User Stories, Working in a continuous integrated environment and Performing agile retrospectives to improve the process
  • Apply the fundamental Agile testing principles, practices and processes
  • How testing differs when working in an agile lifecycle compared to a more traditional lifecycle
  • How to work in a highly collaborative and integrated environment.
  • How independent testing can be used within an agile project
  • How to report progress and the quality of the product to business stakeholders
  • Understand the role and skills of a tester within an agile team
  • Know the key testing methods, techniques and tools to use within an Agile project
  • Understand Test Driven Development (TDD), Acceptance Driven Development (ADD), Behaviour Driven Development (BDD) and the concepts of the Test Pyramid.
  • Execute exploratory testing within an agile project
  • Recognise the various tools available to the tester for the various agile activities
  • Perform the role of a tester within a Scrum team: Perform test estimation and assess product quality risks within an agile project, Interpret the information produced during an agile project to support test activities, Write ADD test cases, Write test cases for both functional and non-functional user stories

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Midlands Birmingham2 1075 £1075 2019-12-05
Edinburgh Edinburgh2 1075 £1075 2019-12-05
Bristol Bristol2 1075 £1075 2019-12-05
London London2 1075 £1075 2020-01-02
Edinburgh Edinburgh2 1075 £1075 2020-01-23
London London5 1075 £1075 2020-02-03
London London2 1075 £1075 2020-03-05
Bristol Bristol2 1075 £1075 2020-03-09
Edinburgh Edinburgh2 1075 £1075 2020-03-12
London London5 1075 £1075 2020-03-23
Midlands Birmingham2 1075 £1075 2020-04-02
London London2 1075 £1075 2020-04-14
London London2 1075 £1075 2020-05-11