Foundation CTFL | ISTQB Foundation Level

Foundation CTFL| ISTQB® Foundation Level


  • Three day course. This CTFL course provides a good grounding in software testing. It provides a broad overview of the testing activities which could be undertaken at each stage of software development, from requirements capture, to unit testing, to release. Register for this course.

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    Course Information

    Fundamentals of Testing (Why is Testing Necessary?; What is Testing?; Seven Testing Principles; Fundamental Test Process; The Psychology of Testing; Code of Ethics).

    Testing throughout the Software Lifecycle(Software development models; Test Levels; Test Types; Maintenance Testing).

    Static Techniques(Static Techniques and the Test Process; Review Process; Static Analysis by Tools).

    Testing Design Techniques(The Test Development Process; Categories of Test Design Techniques; Specification -based Techniques (black-box); Structure-based Techniques (white-box); Experience-based Techniques; Choosing Test Techniques).

    Test Management (Test Organisation; Test Planning and Estimation; Test Progress Monitoring and Control; Configuration Management; Risk and Testing; Incident Management).

    Tool Support for Testing(Types of Test Tools; Effective use of Tools : Potential Benefits and Risks; Introducing a Tool into an Organisation).


    15 – 17 Jan | Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Examination Details(Multiple choice; Exam duration 1 hour, 40 questions in total, 26/40 correct answers to get a Pass).

    Exam mode (can be taken online at Pearson VUE)

    The qualification(ISTQB® Foundation).

    Exam fees are not included in the registration fees quoted and are to be purchased separately.

    Certification by :ISTQB® International Software Testing Qualification Board

    ISTQB® International Software Testing Qualifications Board is a not for profit association which defined the ISTQB® scheme that has become the worldwide leader in the certification of competences in software testing.


    Target Audience

    1. The Foundation Level qualification is aimed at anyone involved in software testing. This includes people in roles such as testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers and software developers.
    2. This qualification is also appropriate for anyone who needs a basic understanding of software testing, such as project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors and management consultants.

    You will learn

    This course provides a broad overview of the testing activities which could usefully be undertaken at each stage of software development, from requirements-capture, to unit testing, to release. The main topics are the importance of testing, the relation to the development process and the fundaments of a structured testing process.

    Important Note

    This course is brought to you in partnership with Polteq and SQA Skills.

    Training Grants – applicable to courses in Malaysia

    Vertical Distinct Sdn Bhd is a PSMB (Pembangunan Sumber Manusia Berhad) Approved Training Provider and the courses offered in Malaysia are HRDF (Human Resource Development Fund) claimable. For guidelines and details on how to submit your application or claims to the HRDF, please visit HRDF.

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