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Software testing certifications enable professionals to demonstrate that they are well-versed in best practices, processes and approaches to commonly used testing concepts. The ISTQB® (International Software Testing Qualifications Board) qualification scheme offers a 3-level certification scheme for professional testers, starting with Foundation Level and proceeding to Advanced and Expert Level. The ISTQB®Certified Tester scheme has become widely accepted as the world-wide leader in the certification of competences in software testing.
The Foundation Level qualification is well suited to IT or business people who would like to start a career as a software tester, or to testers with basic experience who wish to build upon and solidify their testing knowledge and skills. KnowledgeHut’s training program adopts a practical, hands-on approach, and covers the fundamental topics that every system and software tester should know.
Upon successful completion of the exam, you will be issued with an internationally recognized ISTQB®Foundation Level Certificate.
On completion of the training, you will be able to:
Those who wish to sit for the Foundation Level certification should ideally have at least six months' practical experience in a professional testing role.
It is recommended that candidates should familiarise themselves with the syllabus at this link before attending the training.
On successful completion of the Certification Exam, your local ISTQB® Member Board or Exam Provider will post or e-mail the certificate to you.
Non-programmable calculators are allowed during paper based examinations. For online examinations, candidates can access an on-screen calculator.
Why testing is necessary
What is testing
Seven testing principles
Fundamental Test process
The Psychology of Testing
Code of Ethics
Software Development Model
Static Techniques and the Test Process
Static Analysis by Tools
The Test Development Process
Categories of Test Design Techniques
Specification-Based or Black-Box Techniques
Structure-based or White-box Techniques
Choosing Test Techniques
Test Planning and Estimation
Test Progress Monitoring and Control
Risk and Testing
Types of Test Tools
Effective Use of Tools: Potential Benefits and Risks
Introducing a Tool into an Organization
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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® Foundation Core certificate, you are eligible to continue on to higher level software testing qualifications - the Core Advanced level and then the Expert level. You can also attempt the Agile Tester exam or get one of the Specialist certifications.
No, at present we do not offer an online/virtual course for this.
Yes, you will get a course completion certificate issued by KnowledgeHut.
Yes, please visit this link https://www.istqb.org/downloads/category/2-foundation-level-documents.html for Foundation level downloads.
Yes, you can access exam questions online from the ISTQB® website at this link: https://www.istqb.org/downloads/category/15-foundation-level-exam-documents.html
Yes, but the exam will be held after the completion of the training time only.
Yes, you can book the exam yourself at your convenience. No, a remotely proctored exam is not possible.
Results of the online exam are available immediately, while paper based exam results are declared after 2 weeks.
You will get a hard copy of the certificate from the training provider, at no extra charge.
You are welcome to revise the choice of city, place and date for any classroom training, if required. However, if it is cross-country, then there will be a revision in the training fee.
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