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Software Testing Online - Elearning

Software Testing CBT (Computer Based Training)

  • Our Software Testing Foundation online training programme enables you to study anytime, anywhere & is fully certified by the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) 
  • Offers unique global live sessions that are dedicated for you to interact with our experienced tutors online 
  • Provides an easy to use online interface and navigation tools to assist you in every step of your learning experience
  • With in-built functionality like scenarios, glossaries, bookmarks and notes to help enhance your learning experience
  • Follow a built instudy schedule guaranteeing success
  • Graded module level assessments and exam simulators to help you check your understanding at every step of the way
  • Personal performance dashboard giving you a snapshot of your progress real time
  • E-Tutor tips for revision & Comprehensive online examination guidance
  • Tutor, Administrative and Technical support with quick turnaround time
  • Discussion forums to interact with other learners, and lot more
  • Select an online training package below to start your course TODAY!
  • Software Testing Foundation Online Only

    £215.00

  • Software Testing Foundation With Exam

    £315.00

  • Software Testing Foundation Online Only

    • 24/7 access to the online training platform
    • 90 days from your first date of login
    • Training programme on the latest Software Testing Foundation Level edition
    • Module level assessments
    • Exam Simulators
    • Additional exercises
    • Case studies
    • Exam guidelines
    • Global live sessions to interact with tutors
    Book Now:£215.00Enquire about this course
  • Software Testing Foundation Online With Exam

    • 24/7 access to the online training platform
    • 90 days from your first date of login
    • Training programme on the latest Software Testing Foundation Level edition
    • Module level assessments
    • Exam Simulators
    • Additional exercises
    • Case studies
    • Exam guidelines
    • Global live sessions to interact with tutors
    • Final Certification exam
    Book Now:£315.00Enquire about this course

Software Testing Foundation Level Online Only

  • 24/7 access to the online training platform
  • 90 days from your first date of login
  • Training programme on the latest Software Testing Foundation Level edition
  • Module level assessments
  • Exam Simulators
  • Additional exercises
  • Case studies
  • Exam guidelines
  • Global live sessions to interact with tutors

Software Testing Foundation Level Online with Exam

  • 24/7 access to the online training platform
  • 90 days from your first date of login
  • Training programme on the latest Software Testing Foundation Level edition
  • Module level assessments
  • Exam Simulators
  • Additional exercises
  • Case studies
  • Exam guidelines
  • Global live sessions to interact with tutors
  • Final Certification exam

Select an E-Learning package above to start your Software Testing course TODAY

ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing Training

This course has two complementary objectives: to give participants a good understanding of the basic principles of software testing; and to prepare participants for the ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing. To further these aims, the course features a significant number of exercises and tests and also includes a mock examination.

Course Content

The Fundamentals of Testing

  • Why is testing necessary?
  • How much testing is enough?
  • What is testing?
  • Static testing v dynamic testing
  • The seven testing principles
  • The fundamental test process
  • The psychology of testing
  • Testing code of ethics

Testing Throughout the Lifecycle

  • Software development models
  • Test levels
  • Component Testing
  • Component integration testing
  • System testing
  • System integration testing
  • Acceptance testing
  • Alpha and Beta testing
  • Functional testing
  • Non-functional testing
  • Structural testing
  • Retesting v regression testing
  • Maintenance testing

Static Test Techniques

  • Reviews
  • Walkthroughs
  • Technical Reviews
  • Inspections
  • Static Analysis

Dynamic Test Techniques

  • The test development process
  • Black-box v white-box testing
  • Equivalence partitioning
  • Boundary value analysis
  • State transition testing
  • Decision table testing
  • Use case testing
  • Statement testing v decision testing
  • Experience-based testing

Test Management

  • Test organisation
  • Test planning
  • Test estimation, monitoring and control
  • Configuration management
  • Incident management
  • Risk management

Tool Support for Testing

  • Types of test tool
  • Effective use of tools
  • Tool selection and implementation

Examination Format

The ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing examination takes place at the end of the course. It is a one hour, closed book, multiple choice question examination. 40 questions. 4 possible answers to each only one right answer). Pass mark is 26/40.

If your elearning package includes the exam, then this section will help you understand the various ways of booking your examination depending on availability and location. If you have not purchased the exam with the package and wish to do so, please contact us on info@trainingdeals.co.uk

1. Take Exam at one of our training centers

You can take your exam at one of our UK based training centres by contacting us on info@trainingdeals.co.uk or giving us a call on 0800 0355 832. Unfortunately, this feature is exclusive only to the training centers in UK. Please note we require 7 working days’ notice to schedule your exam for you.

When you are ready to take the exam, mail us on info@trainingdeals.co.uk and provide us a date and time to book your exam. We just require a 10 days’ notice from the date you plan to take your exam.

2.Take Exam at a Pearson Vue/Prometric testing centre afficialted with BCS

PLEASE NOTE - All examinations are valid for 12 months from date of purchase.   

System Requirements
This section will help you understand if your computer and internet are compatible to run the online training course (on our eLearning platform) and get your final certification exam proctored with ProctorU.

 

Minimum

Recommended

Web Camera

640 x 480 resolution

1280 x 720 resolution

Microphone

Yes, a functional one

N/A

PC Users

Windows XP

Windows 7

Mac Users

Mac OS X or higher

Mac OS X 10.7 Lion

Internet Download Speed

0.768 Mbps

1.5 Mbps

Internet Upload Speed

0.348 Mbps

1.5 Mbps

RAM

1024 MB

2 GB

Screen Resolution

1280 X 768 resolution

1280 X 768 resolution

Browser

Internet Explorer 9.0 onwards

 

Google Chrome

 

Mozilla Firefox

Google Chrome

Safari

Adobe Player

 

Adobe Flash
Adobe Shockwave

 

 

Remotely Proctored Exams

Remote Proctor technology gives you the freedom to take your web-based exam at a time and location convenient to you. It saves you the hassle of travelling to exam centers and gives you the opportunity to fit your exam to your own time schedule. With the Knowledge Academy, the costs for remote exams are included when you purchase an online training package with exams. Remote Proctor exams are conducted and monitored directly by BCS and are offered through a live proctoring service called ProctorU.

To be successfully proctored by ProctorU, you will need the following:-

 

Minimum

Recommended

Web Camera

640 x 480 resolution

1280 x 720 resolution

Microphone

Yes, a functional one

N/A

PC Users

Windows XP

Windows 7

Mac Users

Mac OS X or higher

Mac OS X 10.7 Lion

Internet Download Speed

0.768 Mbps

1.5 Mbps

Internet Upload Speed

0.348 Mbps

1.5 Mbps

RAM

1024 MB

2 GB

Once you are ready to take the exam, mail us a date and time on info@trainingdeals.co.uk leaving a minimum of 10 working days from the date you wish to take the exam. We would book your online exam with BCS following which you will receive a mail from BCS carrying your login credentials for the exam, instructions on how to set up your system for the exam and contact details for technical support.

PLEASE NOTE - All examinations are valid for 12 months from date of purchase including those that are included within an e-learning package.

Are examinations included?
Yes if you purchase the SOFTWARE TESTING Online with Exam package. If you purchase the SOFTWARE TESTING Online Only package only then you will have to source the SOFTWARE TESTING Exam additionally

How soon do I receive my confirmation details?
Once payment has been made you will receive two emails

1) Confirmation of payment

2) A welcome mail which includes your login details and all the other essential details you need to know before logging into The Knowledge Academy's Learning Management System (LMS). You could be learning within minutes.

What is a Global Live Session?
The primary purpose of the GLS (Global Live Session) is to bridge the gap between classroom training and online self-learning.  It aims to provide you with an opportunity to interact with the tutors through an online webinar platform. The live sessions would be conducted for about an hour and would be divided into two sessions of about half an hour each. In the first session, the tutor would cover important elements in the syllabus and provide references to the manual and examination tips. The second session is allocated for you to ask any questions related to the syllabus and examination.

Am I able to extend the validity period duration?
Yes. Extensions can be granted upon request so please contact us info@trainingdeals.co.uk to obtain an extension quotation

What is your course based on?
The SOFTWARE TESTING elearning programme is an interactive course built around a case study which is to help you understand the core objectives of the SOFTWARE TESTING methodology.

How do I book my exam?
After you have confirmed your elearning course, please contact us at info@trainingdeals.co.uk to book your exam which can be taken at:

One of our UK based training venues

At a location convenient to you if you are outside of the UK

Your local British Council Office in your country

Within the comfort of your own home via a Remote Proctor

What countries can I take my exam in?
The examination can be taken globally. Please contact us at at info@trainingdeals.co.uk to discuss the most convenient location for you

Can I take my exam in a different language?
Yes. SOFTWARE TESTING examinations can be taken in many languages globally. Please contact us at info@trainingdeals.co.uk for further information

How long is the exam valid for?
All e-learning examinations are valid for 12 months from date of purchase.

Are sample examination papers included?
Yes, we include sample examination papers for all of our elearning courses?

Can I access the material anywhere in the world?
Yes. Once you have made payment you will be sent an email containing your login details.

Can I take the course via CD or DVD?
There is no requirement to take the course via CD or DVD as the Learning Management System provides you with content that is constantly updated and has significantly more features which are updated in real time.

What is the access period for my elearning course?
The delegate is given a standard access duration of 90 days from the first day of login

What is duration of my elearning course?
Total Learning Hours (12.5). Full time studies (5 days) Part time studies (5 weeks)

What are the elearning system requirements?
We strongly recommend you to use Mozilla Firefox browser for the best learning experience

  • Minimum machine requirements 512 MB 2.1 Ghz
  • Internet speed 256 Kbps
  • Best viewed in 1280 x 768 resolution

What are the SOFTWARE TESTING exam Proctor system requirements?
1. Operating Systems

  • Windows 2000
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7

2. Minimum Hardware

  • Pentium 233 MHz (Recommended: Pentium 500MHz or greater)
  • 64 MB RAM (Recommended: 128 MB RAM or greater)

3. Browser

  • Internet Explorer - Versions 6, 7, 8 and 9
  • FireFox - All Versions
  • Safari - All Versions
  • Google Chrome - All Versions
  • Opera - All Versions
  • Mozilla - All Versions

4. Webcam and microphone in a working condition

5. Latest version of Adobe PDF Reader

6. A minimum internet speed of 2 Mbps (we strongly recommend a wired internet connection for a better performance)

Is VAT included?
No. VAT is in addition to the advertised cost

When am I eligible to apply for extra time for my exam?
Candidates can apply for extra time directly with BCS if:-

·        They have a permanent or temporary disability, or
·        English is not their first language.

For additional time due to a permanent or temporary adjustment, download and fill the Reasonable Adjustment Request Form [Click to Download] and mail it to eprofessional@hq.bcs.org.ukThe standard time extension for BCS examinations is 25% upon submission of a suitable medical certificate confirming your disability.

If English in not your first language download and fill Extra Time Request Form [Click to Download] and mail it to eprofessional@hq.bcs.org.ukBCS reserves the right to contact you and request evidence for English not being your first language.

Candidates are advised to apply for additional time at least 3 to 5 days prior to their exam date.