- Discover how testing is implemented in different agile environments
- Learn about user stories and how to test them
- Explore key agile testing practices—ATDD, BDD, TDD, and ET
- Examine technical and team skills you need for success
- Recognize the main agile testing challenges and how to address them
Agile software practices are being employed within many development organizations worldwide. More and more test teams and testers are participating in agile projects or are embedded within agile teams. Many testers struggle to understand the agile development process and their place in it. Learn the fundamentals of agile development, the role of the tester in the agile team, and the agile testing processes. From user story elicitation and grooming through development and testing, this course prepares you to be a valuable member of an agile development team. Explore the business and technology-facing tests agile projects demand and how agile testers help the project succeed. Learn about the techniques of Test-Driven Development (TDD), Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD), and Behavior-Driven Development (BDD). Learn technical and team skills testers need for success in the world of agile development.
Practice of Agile Testing Techniques
Explore agile testing processes in an informal and interactive workshop setting. Examples are studied through a series of small group exercises and discussions.
Who Should Attend?
This course is appropriate for both novice and experienced software testers. Developers expected to test within agile teams will find this course extremely useful. Test and development managers also will benefit from this course. A background of basic development and testing processes is helpful.
ISTQB® Certification & Exam
The International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) is the world's most widely-recognized certification of software testing skills and knowledge. Founded in 2002, the ISTQB is is a not-for-profit association that has issued more than 750,000 certifications in 129 countries around the globe. The ISTQB Software Tester Certification—Foundation Level (CTFL) is a prerequisite for the ISTQB Foundation Level Extension—Agile Tester (CTFL-AT) exam.
For public virtual classes, you have the option to add on the ISTQB Foundation Level Extension—Agile Tester (CTFL-AT) exam voucher when you register for the class. The exam fee is an additional $210 and is not included in the course price. If you choose to add on the exam voucher, it will be emailed to you upon completion of the course. If you do not choose to add-on the voucher when purchasing this class, you must reach out to an exam provider directly if you wish to take an exam later. Please reach out to client support with any questions [email protected].
For public virtual classes added on to a Techwell virtual conference pass purchase, the class fee includes the cost of an exam voucher which will be sent to you upon completion of the class. If you do not wish to take the exam, please reach out to customer service before or after completing this purchase. Voucher refunds will be allowed before the class start date.
The ISTQB Foundation Level Extension—Agile Tester (CTFL-AT) exam is not currently available for in-person public training. You must reach out to an exam provider directly if you wish to take an exam later.
Please reach out to client support with any questions [email protected].
Successful attendees of this course are awarded the ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Testing (ICP-TST). Additionally, the certified attendees will be listed on the ICAgile website, indicating their designation. Coveros recommends Agile Fundamentals - ICAgile Certified Professional (ICP) for those seeking ICAgile's Agile Testing certifications.The ICAgile certification fee is included with your registration for your convenience.
Students not looking for certification and only taking the Agile Testing course should already have a good knowledge of agile principles and how agile teams function.