ISTQB Advanced Test Manager

ISTQB Advanced Test Manager
  • ISTQB Advanced Test Manager

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    Course Details


    In this interactive 5 days course, participants will learn the practical application of risk-based testing and test management tasks including planning and estimation. Participants also learn how to manage stakeholders, form test teams with the relevant competencies and skills to ensure effective resourcing and undertake test process improvement initiatives. This course is designed for experienced testing professionals looking to move to a test management role. Gain advanced skills for managing test teams to deliver successful software testing projects.


    Basic aspects of software testing

    • Review of the Certified Tester Foundation Level syllabus
    • Specific systems (application domains)
    • Testing and the software development life cycle
    • Test process
    • Stakeholders
    • Ethics


    • Risk management
    • Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA)

    Test management

    • Test policy
    • Typical test strategies
    • The test strategy document
    • Master test plan
    • Level test plan
    • Test estimation
    • Scheduling test planning
    • Test monitoring, reporting and control

    Test management issues

    • Business Value of Testing
    • Distributed, Outsourced and Insourced Testing
    • Test management issues for exploratory testing
    • Test management issues for systems of systems
    • Test management issues for safety critical systems
    • Other test management issues


    • Principles of reviews
    • Types of review
    • Introducing Reviews

    Incident management

    • Incident reports
    • When can an incident be identified
    • The incident management process or defect life cycle
    • Defect fields
    • Metrics and incident management
    • Communicating incidents


    • ISO Standards
    • IEEE Standards
    • BSI Standards
    • Industry specific and other standards

    Test process improvement

    • The purpose of test process improvement
    • Testing Maturity Model (TMM)
    • Test Process Improvement (TPI)
    • CTP (Critical Testing Process)
    • STEP (Systematic Test and Evaluation Process)
    • Improving the Test Process
    • Capability Maturity Model Integration, CMMI


    • Test tool concepts
    • Test tools categories

    People skills

    • Individual skills
    • Test team dynamics
    • Motivation
    • Communication


    • Test Team Leads, Test Managers, Experienced Testers


    • To take the ISTQB Certified Tester Advanced Level qualifications, delegates must hold the ISTQB Foundation certificate and it is also recommended that candidates holding a baccalaureate or equivalent degree in software engineering have a minimum of 3 years testing experience, or 5 years otherwise.

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      Feb 25 - Mar 1, 2019
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