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ISTQB® Certified Advanced Level Test Analyst
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ISTQB® Certified Advanced Level Test Analyst

Advance your qualifications in the software testing profession!

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Description

The ISTQB® Advanced Test Analyst course provides an exhaustive detailing of your job role as a Test analyst within the Testing Process. You can grow your test analysis, design and execution skillsets through this course. This course also entails high instances of practical exercises and assessments which will equip you with all the knowledge and skillsets required to pass the ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level Test Analyst examination.

KnowledgeHut has a training program that takes on a blended learning approach with adequateproportions of interactive lectures and hands-on practical training. It will coverall topics that a Test Analyst and related domain professionals should know.After successful completion of the exam, you will be given an internationally recognized ISTQB®Advanced Test Analyst Certificate.
The employee centric company review website glassdoor.com reveals that the average pay for a Test Analyst in the USA as of August 10th 2018 is a whopping $80,641/year. This confirms the rising demand for Test Analysts making this the best time to take up this course!

This course is being delivered in partnership with SQS Academy.

What you will get

  • Execute testing tasks applicable to the software development lifecycle used.
  • Implement the right tools to support and complete testing tasks.
  • Conduct the usability testing for a given project.
  • Prioritise testing tasks depending on evaluated risks.
  • Choose and implement applicable testing techniques to attain defined coverage conditions.
  • Define the suitable types of functional testing to be executed.
  • Effectively contribute to formal and informal reviews with all stakeholders, implementing knowledge of usual errors committed in work products.
  • Design and execute a defect classification scheme.
  • Deliver a suitable level of documentation applicable to the testing activities.

With the ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level - Test Analyst training and certification:

  • You will have an independent, internationally recognised certification as proof of expertise in the field of software testing with a specialisation as a test analyst
  • You will be able to select, conduct and analyse the appropriate test procedure depending on the project at hand
  • You will develop an understanding of the possible risks and how these can be mitigated

On completion of this course, attendees will have an advanced understanding of test design techniques and will be fully prepared to take the ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level Test Analyst examination.

You will also get

  • High quality training from an industry expert
  • ISTQB® Certified Tester: Advanced Level Test Analyst certification on passing the exam
Who can attend?

The ISTQB® Certified Test Analyst Advanced Level is mainlydesignedfor testing professionals looking for skill advancement beyond Foundation levels such as Functional Testers, Requirements Engineers and Test Managers. Also anyone interested in taking up the Advanced Level Test Analyst Exam will serve as a suitable candidate to take up this course.

Key Features

4 days or 32 hours of instructor-led training
Course delivered by certified instructor
Course completion certificate will be provided
Practical applications of automating test cases
Exam prep and assistance for the ISTQB® Certified Tester: Advanced Level Test Analyst certification

Certification

Prerequisites:

Those who want to attempt the Advanced Level Test Analyst examination should hold the ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level qualification (or ISEB equivalent). A couple of years of testing experience is preferred, even though it is not compulsory.

It is recommended that candidates go through the syllabus at this link before attending the training.

Certification:

On successful completion of the Certification Exam, your local ISTQB® Member Board or Exam Provider will e-mail the certificate to you.

The Exam

  • 180 minutes duration(225 minutes if English is not your first language)
  • 60 multiple choice questions
  • Pass mark is 65%

Curriculum

Testing Process

  • Introduction
  • Testing in the Software Development Lifecycle
  • Test Planning, Monitoring and Control
  • Test Analysis
  • Test Design
  • Test Implementation
  • Test Execution
  • Evaluating Exit Criteria and Reporting
  • Test Closure Activities

Test Management: Responsibilities for the Test Analyst

  • Test Progress Monitoring and Control
  • Distributed, Outsourced and Insources Testing
  • The Test Analyst’s Tasks in Risk-Based Testing

Test Techniques

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

Testing Software Quality Characteristics

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

Reviews

  • Using Checklists in Reviews

Defect Management

  • When Can a Defect be detected?
  • Defect Report Fields
  • Defect Classification
  • Root Cause Analysis

Test Tools

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

Testers who want to demonstrate knowledge and skills in globally accepted testing processes can undertake the ISTQB® Certifications, which are accepted as the de facto industry qualifications for the software testing profession.

On completing the ISTQB® Advanced Core certificate, you are eligible to continue on to the next level software testing qualifications - the Core Expert level. You can also attempt the Agile Tester exam or get one of the Specialist certifications.

No, at presentwe do not offer an online/virtual course for this.

Yes, you can access exam questions online from the ISTQB® website at this link: https://www.istqb.org/downloads/category/17-advanced-level-exam-documents.html

No, the course will finish around 5 pm and there won’t be sufficient time left to sit the exam. The test for the Advanced Level Test Analyst is usually scheduled for the following week after completion of training.

Results of the online exam are available immediately, while paper based exam results are declared between 2 to 6 weeks after the exam date.

Your local ISTQB® Member Board or Exam Provider will e-mail the certificate to you.

You are welcome to revise the choice of city, place and date for any classroom training, if required. You will need to inform us in writing at least 2 weeks before the course commences. However, if it is cross-country, then there will be a revision in the training fee.

Any registration cancelled within 48 hours of the initial registration will be refunded in FULL (please note that all cancellations will incur a 5% deduction in the refunded amount due to transactional costs applicable while refunding). Refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of written request for refund. Kindly go through our Refund Policy for more details:  https://www.knowledgehut.com/refund-policy

It is easy to enrol for the training online. There are several options to pay either through your debit/credit card that includes Visa Card, MasterCard; American Express or - via PayPal. Payment receipt will be issued to the candidate automatically by email.

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