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ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL)

No matter how long you have been in the technology industry, if you have an interest in understanding the basic concepts of software testing and you'd like to brush up on your terminology, then the BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level training is for you

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Why choose the ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL)?

This qualification is ideal for you if you’d like to learn all about the fundamental concepts of software testing. You’ll be taught the common language for efficient and effective communication with other testers and project stakeholders, a key skill to have when you’re looking for a job in this area of IT.

You’ll be competent in establishing testing concepts, test processes, test approaches, and principles to support test objectives. The certification will make sure you can design and prioritise tests by using common techniques as well as nurture your ability to analyse both functional and non-functional specifications such as performance and usability.

OverviewWhat you'll learnWhat's included

Course Guide

The key facts about your online training

Certification: ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL)

Study time: 10 hours

Vendor: ISTQB

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™ and Career Services

Prerequisites: None

Assessment: 1 x 60 minute exam, 40 questions. Includes practice exam and questions

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Software testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers, software developers, beginners, project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors or management consultants

Included in your modules

Essential skills for your career

Test Process Fundamentals
Testing & the Software Development Lifecycle
Test Types & Maintenance Testing
Static Testing
Testing Techniques
Black-box & White-box Testing Techniques
Test Management
Test Monitoring & Control
Risk & Defect Management
Test Tool Support

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Salary Projection

Average salary after completing

Average Salary
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You can earn
Average Salary
IT Director
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You can earn an average of $121,644.00 a year

The demand for skilled IT professionals grows by two percent a year

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Globally recognised dual accredited certification

This training course is dually accredited with ISTQB and BCS, British Computer Society, as a globally recognized foundation level

Great earnings

Salaries for software tester jobs average at $62,000, which only increases with experience

Excellent job opportunities

Recent surveys have shown that software tester jobs are amongst the highest demanded disciplines in IT, with one survey placing software testing skills as the top skillset desired by employers

Why learn with us?

We'll get you career ready and help place you into the industry
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Industry leading tuition with 1:1 personal tutor access
Global community of over 40,000 students
Unrivalled 360 Career Services and StudentCare™
Access virtual seminars and live classrooms
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Gain invaluable industry experience
Change career, start fresh or simply advance in your current role

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