The course ISTQB Agile Tester deepens your understanding for the agile mindset and helps you to strengthen your role as a tester in an agile team.
The course shows how you as a tester can work effectively and contribute to a successful agile team. It concludes with a voluntary examination which leads to the ISTQB Agile Tester Certificate. Certification in ISTQB Foundation Level is required for certification in ISTQB Agile Tester. The certification must be shown to the examination guard.
Upon completing the course, you should be able to:
- Understand why you need to work differently with testing in agile environments
- Clearly define your role as a tester in an agile team
- Understand what you as a tester bring to the team
- Start using testing methods and testing techniques
Who should attend?
This course is suitable if you have just started working or are about to start working with testing in an agile team.
Level and prerequisites
Basic knowledge of software testing and agile development methods is preferable. Certification in ISTQB Foundation Level is required for certification in ISTQB Agile Tester. The certification must be shown to the examination guard.
TAILORED, IN-HOUSE TRAINING
We also offer this course internally to companies. For prices and other information, contact Emil Sigvant on telephone +46 73 661 28 84 or by email.
The course combines theory with practical exercises. The course is in held in Swedish. Course material in English is included.
Examination ISTQB Agile Tester
The course concludes with a voluntary examination which leads to the ISTQB Foundation Level Agile Tester Certificate. The exam is held at 5 p.m. of the final course. The cost for the certification is not included in the course fee. For course participants the fee is SEK 2 500 excluding VAT. You can also sit for a certification examination as a “private individual”, in which case the cost is SEK 3 000 excluding VAT. You can choose to take the exam in Swedish or in English.
- Agile Manifesto
- Creation of user stories
- Continuous integration
- Release and iteration planning
Agile and testing
- How is testing affected?
- Test levels
- Test status
- Manage regression risks
- The agile tester
- The tester’s role in the team
Methods, techniques and tools
- TDD, ATDD and BDD
- Agile Testing Quadrants
- Quality risks and test estimation
- Exploratory testing