Testing is an integral part of completing the software development lifecycle and is meticulously planned at every stage. This course will examine fundamental software testing and program analysis techniques. Participants are trained through a structured program for having the right balance of theory and practical sessions. During the program the participants get to know the ins and outs of practical techniques of testing as are expected by the industry; in particular, the important phases of testing will be reviewed, emphasizing the significance of each phase when testing different types of software. Students will learn the state of the art in testing technology for object-oriented, component-based, concurrent, distributed, graphical user interface, and web software. Participants will gain hands-on testing/analysis experience via a multi-phase course project. The programme is layered with our employability service that includes e-working on life projects for 4 weeks to gain valuable work experience, construct a great CV, preparation for the job application and interview and on the job support, you need to become confident in your new role through our mastermind group.
The Software Test Analyst Foundation course is aimed at anyone who wants a basic understanding of software testing, such as project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors, and management consultants. It is also aimed at people who are looking for a career change to Software Testing.
At the end of the foundation level training course the candidate should be able to;
In the first week, students will be subjected to three (3) days of intensive classroom sessions which will span eight (8) hours each. There will be interactive sessions and tests at the end of each class to assess students understanding of the course. The students will be attached to a real life project to acquire practical testing experience for the rest of the duration of the course (4 weeks).