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ISTQB Foundation

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 are looking to brush up on your terminology, then the BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level training is for you

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Globally recognised dual accredited certification

This training course is dually accredited with ISTQB - International Software Testing Qualifications Board - and BCS - British Computer Society - as a globally recognised foundation level
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Great earnings

Salaries for software tester jobs average at £38,000 and 10% of higher level positions offer £55,000+
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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

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Salary Projection

Average salary after completing

Average Salary
Junior Software Developer
£22k
Average Salary
You can earn
£49k
Average Salary
Head of Information Technology
£75k
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£49k

You can earn an average of £48,650.00 a year

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COURSE OVERVIEW

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.

Your quick course guide

Certification: ISTQB Foundation Level

Study time: 10-15 hours

Vendor: ISTQB

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™ and expert mentors

Prerequisites: None

Assessment:  1 x 60 minute exam, 40 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

Fundamentals of Testing
Testing Throughout the Software Lifecycle
Static Testing
Test Techniques
Test Management
Tool Support for Testing
Static, Dynamic, Black-box, and White-box Testing
Test Planning, Management, and Tool Support

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