ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL)

Overview

Overview

Duration 3 days
Course Time 9.00am - 5.00pm
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This course is delivered by Processworks.

Processworks three-day ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) course prepares attendees to take the CTFL exam and get certified. This course is based on the "Foundation Level Syllabus" released by ISTQB in 2018.

This credential is for anyone seeking to attain a credible, proven and a globally recognised qualification on Software Testing.

The ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) qualification is administered and governed globally by International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB). BCS serves as one of the certifying body for this qualification. The certification is awarded based on a one-hour multiple choice examination.

Course Objectives

A candidate who has achieved the Foundation Level certification should be able to:

  • Promote efficient and effective communication by using a common vocabulary for software testing
  • Understand fundamental concepts of software testing
  • Demonstrate understanding of how different development and testing practices, and different constraints on testing, may apply in optimizing testing to different contexts
  • Contribute effectively in reviews
  • Use established techniques for designing tests at all test levels
  • Interpret and execute tests from given test specifications, and report on test results
  • Understand test management principles for resources, strategies, planning, project control, and risk management
  • Write and communicate clear and understandable defect reports
  • Understand the project factors that drive the test priorities and test approach
  • Understand the value that software testing brings to stakeholders
  • Appreciate how testing activities and work products align with project objectives, measures, and targets
  • Assist in the selection and implementation process of testing tool

Key Takeaways

Key Takeaways

At the end of this course, the participiants will be able to:

  • Prepare for the certification exam
  • To attain a credibility
  • Will be able to be proven and a globally recognised qualification on Software Testing

Who Should Attend

Who Should Attend

  • Software Testers
  • Test Analysts
  • Test Engineers
  • Test Consultants
  • Test Managers
  • User Acceptance Testers
  • Business analysts
  • Systems analysts
  • Software Developers
  • Quality Assurance Staff
  • Project leaders

Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisites to attending the course and taking the exam

Training and Exam Duration

Training: 3 days
The course material shall be issued on the first day of the course during registration.

Exam: 60 minutes duration

Exam Pattern

40 multiple choice questions. 26 questions out of 40 must be answered correctly to achieve the foundation certificate qualification.

ICT and SS Competency Framework

ICT and SS Competency Framework

As part of the ICTCF, this course falls under the Apps Development and ICT Infrastructure  functional cluster and tagged to the following competencies:
  • Apps Development: Functional Testing
  • Apps Development: Performance Testing
  • Apps Development: Application Security Testing
  • Apps Development: Test Planning & Management
  • ICT Infrastructure: Infrastructure Application Design & Management
The course is mapped to the following job roles:
  • Infrastructure Engineer
  • Infrastructure Architect
  • Quality Engineer

Course Structure

Course Structure

This course is delivered via Virtual Instructor-Led Training, covering the following topics:

1. Fundamentals of testing
1.1 Why is testing necessary? 
1.2 What is testing? 
1.3 General testing principles 
1.4 Fundamental test process 
1.5 The psychology of testing Testing throughout the software life cycle 

2. Testing throughout the software life cycle 
2.1 Software development models 
2.2 Test levels 
2.3 Test types: the targets of testing 
2.4 Maintenance testing Static techniques 

3. Static techniques 
3.1 Reviews and the test process 
3.2 Review process 
3.3 Static analysis by tools Test design techniques 

4. Test design techniques 
4.1 Identifying test conditions and designing test cases 
4.2 Categories of test design techniques 
4.3 Specification-based or black-box Techniques 
4.4 Structure-based or white-box techniques Test management 
5. Test management 
5.1 Test organization 
5.2 Test planning and estimation 
5.3 Test progress monitoring and control 
5.4 Configuration management 
5.5 Risk and testing 
5.6 Incident management Tool support for testing 

6. Tool support for testing 
6.1 Types of test tool 
6.2 Effective use of tools: potential benefits and risks 
6.3 Introducing a tool into an organization
 

What You Need
The devices being used by the attendee should be able to access the below applications:

For Course Participation:

  • Zoom (zoom.us) as the course participation platform.
  • Sharedbook.com to access the course notes.
  • PDF reader for any documents provided.

For Online Proctoring Exams

  • Sentinel Secure. Click HERE for details.

Instructors

Instructors


Fees

Fees


Full Fee

Full course fee

S$1120

7% GST on nett course fee

S$78.4

Total nett course fee payable, including GST S$1198.40


NOTE
This course does not include the certification exam. Participants who are interested to take the certification exam after completing this course, please email vishal@processworksgroup.com.





Upcoming Classes

Upcoming Classes

Class 1

Duration: 3 days

31 Oct 2022 to 02 Nov 2022 (Full Time)

When :
Oct:
31
Nov:
01, 02

Time : 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Class 2

Duration: 3 days

01 Feb 2023 to 03 Feb 2023 (Full Time)

When :
Feb:
01, 02, 03

Time : 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Registration:

How To Register

How To Register


Agency-sponsored

Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system.

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the course.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or equivalent staff can click here for details of the registration submission process.


Step 3 The Digital Academy will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.