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This course has two complementary objectives: to give participants a good understanding of the basic principles of software testing; and to prepare participants for the ISTQB-ISEB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing. To further these aims, the course features a significant number of exercises and tests and also includes a mock examination.
The ISTQB-ISEB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing examination takes place at the end of the course. It is a one hour, closed book, multiple choice question examination. 40 questions. 4 possible answers to each only one right answer). Pass mark is 26/40.
The Fundamentals of Testing
Why is testing necessary?
How much testing is enough?
What is testing?
Static testing v dynamic testing
The seven testing principles
The fundamental test process
The psychology of testing
Testing code of ethics
Testing Throughout the Lifecycle
Software development models
Component integration testing
System integration testing
Alpha and Beta testing
Retesting v regression testing
Static Test Techniques
Dynamic Test Techniques
The test development process
Black-box v white-box testing
Boundary value analysis
State transition testing
Decision table testing
Use case testing
Statement testing v decision testing
Test estimation, monitoring and control
Tool Support for Testing
Types of test tool
Effective use of tools
Tool selection and implementation
Entrepreneur of the Year Nomination 2015
We have been nominated!
Well, have I got news for you...
The Knowledge Academy have been selected as a finalist for the London & South 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year programme!
This is great news for us.
The benefits of the award:
- Reflects on current strategy and sets the vision for future growth
- Enhance personal and business profile through increased PR coverage
- Network with an influential community of business leaders
- Gain access to key insights, thought leadership and leading events
- Even better recognition
The London & South 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year programme is sponsored by EY (Ernst and Young). The Awards operate globally across 145 cities and 60 countries worldwide – celebrating those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses.
"We are now once again on the search for the best and brightest entrepreneurial talent in 2015. We provide them with the right network and support - both crucial to help them dominate in their markets and grow."
-Stuart Watson, EY Leader of the Entrepreneur of the Year Programme
The finalists for this year will be announced May 8, 2015.
EY started the Entrepreneur of the Year Awards program to celebrate successful entrepreneurs, so they could share their stories, inspire others and receive the recognition they deserve – it’s all about discovering exceptional companies and leaders that display the confidence, quality and aspiration to grow and prosper.
Did you know?
The EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award started as far back as 1987.
Who won the award last year?
Last year’s winners were ATG (Ambassador Theatre Group) – the world’s number one live-theatre company. They were named “Master Entrepreneur” for the London & South Region at EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2014.
Previous winners from over the years include big names such as:
- Reid Hoffman & Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn (2011)
- Sergey Brin & Larry Page of Google Inc (2003)
- Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com (1997)
The Knowledge Academy have already received the following:
#1 The Deloitte Dynamic Business Award - Thames Valley Business Magazine
#2 Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Award - RBS: Private Business Awards 2014
#3 Management Team of the Year Award - RBS: Private Business Awards 2014
Why choose to study with The Knowledge Academy?
We are the number one Global Accredited Training Organisation. We’re accredited by all the key leading authorities such as; APM Group, APM, BCS, ICASA, PMI and ILM.
The Knowledge Academy delivers the largest global public training schedule containing over 250 courses in over 1000 locations. We also have an army of 250 world class instructors!
In 2014, we trained over 35,000 delegates in Professional Best Practice and Personal Development courses globally. Not only is that an incredible amount of people… but two thirds of our delegates returned to do a second and even third course with us!
You’ll be happy to know that some of our delegates achieved the maximum possible available marks – elite scores of 100% in examinations.
“Excellently delivered, intense and detailed – I wasn't expecting the course to be so intense from start to finish. There was so much information to store in such a short space of time. The course was excellent, I just wished I had prepared far more.”
- Customer review
So come join in on the adventure with us here at The Knowledge Academy!