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ISTQB Advanced Test Manager

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Name ISTQB Advanced Test Manager
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London - City
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£1257.00 +vat
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Overview

The ISTQB Advanced Test Manager course extends the broad understanding of testing acquired at Foundation Level to enable the role of Test Manager to be performed.

This five day tutor-led course includes lectures, exercises and practical work, as well as exam preparation. 

 

It is fully-accredited by ISTQB and has been rated SFIAplus level 5 by the BCS.

Who is it for?

The ISTQB Certified Test Manager Advanced Level is principally aimed at test practitioners who have achieved an advanced point in their careers in software testing and are expecting to be actively involved in the management of any aspect of software testing, and who want to increase their test management knowledge and skills beyond the levels covered by the Foundation and Intermediate qualifications.

This includes people in roles such as testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers and software developers. 

This Advanced Level qualification is also appropriate for anyone who wants a deeper understanding of software testing, such as project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts and management consultants.

Learning Objectives

After successfully completing the course and passing the exam, delegates should be able to:

  • Manage a testing project by implementing the mission, goals and testing processes established for the testing organization.
  • Organize and lead risk identification and risk analysis sessions and use the results of such sessions for test estimation, planning, monitoring and control.
  • Create and implement test plans consistent with organizational policies and test strategies.
  • Continuously monitor and control the test activities to achieve project objectives.
  • Assess and report relevant and timely test status to project stakeholders.
  • Identify skills and resource gaps in their test team and participate in sourcing adequate resources.
  • Identify and plan necessary skills development within their test team.
  • Propose a business case for test activities which outlines the costs and benefits expected.
  • Ensure proper communication within the test team and with other project stakeholders.
  • Participate in and lead test process improvement initiatives.

Pre-Requisites

The entry requirements for the Certified Tester Advanced Level Test Manager qualification are that the candidate must hold the ISTQB Foundation certificate and it is also suggested that candidates have a minimum of 3 years testing experience.

Course Content

  • Testing Process
  • Test Management
  • Reviews
  • Defect Management
  • Improving the Test Process
  • Test Tools & Automation
  • People Skills – Team Composition

London

Location:

150 Minories
London
EC3N 1LS

 

To qualify as an internationally-recognized Certified Advanced Level Test Manager and be issued with an ISTQB Advanced Level Certificate, delegates must successfully pass the exam. 

The exam is taken on the last day of the course in the afternoon.

  • 65 multiple choice pick 'n' mix questions which consist of the questions followed by a list of options
  • Duration of 180 minutes (or 225 minutes for candidates taking examinations that are not in their native language)
  • A candidate must score at least 65% to pass (75/115)

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