The Knowledge Academy Logo
The Knowledge Academy Logo
01344 203999 - Available 24/7

Send us your message.


Classroom Training

Popular Tag

At The Knowledge Academy, our classroom-based training courses allow delegates to study and learn in a friendly, engaging, and interactive environment. We ensure the very best level of teaching, with first-rate instructors, resources, and state-of-the-art facilities. We provide courses of varying durations and can arrange weekend and residential courses in order to suit your requirements.

Furthermore, our classroom courses are carried out in thousands of locations worldwide, making training easily accessible wherever you are. Our courses typically begin at 9.00 am and continue until 5.00 pm each day, with breaks and refreshments provided. , As our most popular form of training available, we pride ourselves in continuously delivering an outstanding learning experience for our delegates in the classroom.

View classroom dates
  • Direct support from our experienced trainers throughout the course
  • Training courses available in thousands of locations globally
  • Partake in engaging and valuable activities in the classroom to boost your learning potential
  • Receive an all-encompassing learning experience

Online Training

Our online-based training courses aim to provide you with a complete training experience. Due to their flexibility, these courses are greatly suited to busy working professionals, or any individual who would prefer the convenience of an online training course.

Our Computer-Based Training (CBT) courses remove the time and cost associated with travelling to course locations. You can complete your chosen course in any location, and work at your own pace, as the learning portal can be accessed 24/7. All of our online training courses have technical and administrative support and mobile access. Furthermore, each course has been carefully designed to incorporate informative, instructive, and engaging content. In this way, online learning can guarantee a valuable and enjoyable training solution.

View online prices
  • Our flexible online courses provide you with 24/7 access
  • Take your time with 90 days from first login to complete the course
  • Enjoy an engaging and interactive learning experience
  • Courses available through our easy-to-use learning portal

Onsite Training

Our Onsite training option allows you to select any of our courses and receive training at a venue of your choice, by any method of your choice.

Onsite courses deliver training to multiple employees at once, thus reducing travel expenses and providing you with the ultimate convenience and value for money. In addition, this option allows you to receive a training course that has been specifically tailored to meet your business needs, ensuring first-class quality, applicability, and value.

By choosing to bring bespoke training to the office, you can improve business performance, and make your organisation more streamlined, resourceful, and profitable. With over 25 years’ of experience, we are the market-leaders of Onsite training.

Book onsite
  • Reduce the costs of employees taking time away from the workplace to train
  • Streamline your business with this bespoke training solution
  • Maximise your training budget
  • Monitor your employees’ progress and ensure that they receive applicable qualifications

Virtual Training

Our Virtual training courses provide you with the option to learn using a specialised simulated virtual environment. In this environment, our expert training instructors will be able to convey information and provide you with the all the knowledge you require to earn your qualification with The Knowledge Academy. As the largest global training provider, this method of training allows us to extend our training scope to those who may not be able to attend a classroom course itself, but would like to receive direct training and support from an instructor.
Using this training delivery method, you would benefit from the convenience of remote access and the elimination of the time and cost associated with travelling to a training venue.

View virtual dates
  • Receive direct support from our experienced trainers
  • Acquire the benefits of a classroom course, without the need to travel
  • Train from the comfort of your own home using remote access
  • All virtual training courses come with technical and administrative support

ISTQB | Advanced Level Test Analyst Training in Reading

Key points about this course

Duration: 4 Days *

Pre-requisites:ISTQB Software Testing Foundation

Pre-course Reading: 5-10 Hours

Accredited: Yes

Rating: Excellent

Language: English

Dates & Prices Enquire
  • Includes course materials, exam, certificate, & instructor.
  • Delegates will receive a BCS Membership for 1 year.
  • Become a Certified Advanced Level Test Analyst.

Available delivery methods for this course

Classroom Icon


Onsite Icon


Dates & Prices

Select your preferred delivery method

Choose a region

Choose a location

Choose a month

Office Icon Attend your course from the office or home
Trainer Icon Interactive support from experienced trainers
Simple Icon Simple to setup and easy to use on any device
Mon 4th May 2020
Places available
Mon 28th Sep 2020
Places available
Mon 9th Mar 2020
Places available
Tue 14th Apr 2020
Places available
Mon 11th May 2020
Places available
Mon 8th Jun 2020
Places available
Mon 13th Jul 2020
Places available
Mon 10th Aug 2020
Places available
Mon 14th Sep 2020
Places available
Mon 12th Oct 2020
Places available
Mon 9th Nov 2020
Places available
Mon 7th Dec 2020
Places available

Complete the steps below to receive a quote or more information

How will you be funding your training?

Self funding

Company funding

Not sure

Key points about this course

Duration: 4 Days

Pre-requisites:ISTQB Software Testing Foundation

Pre-course Reading: 5-10 Hours

Accredited: Yes

Support: 24/7

Course Information

ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst Course Overview

The Advanced Level Test Analyst certification demonstrates an acceleration of knowledge and awareness of Software Testing to a universally acknowledged level. This training course concentrates primarily on generating advanced Test Analysts. The International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) is the accreditor of this Advanced Level Test Analyst training course, and the content of this course is based on the ISTQB’s most recent 2012 syllabus.

The teaching is delivered by an instructor, who uses tutorials, practical tasks, and exam preparation to transfer knowledge to the subjects. The exam for this qualification occurs at a later date so delegates have a good deal of time to prepare.

ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst Course Outline

This ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst training course covers the following topics:

  • Introduction to ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst
  • Testing processes
  • Different characteristics of Software Testing
  • Testing management
  • The analysis of testing
  • The design of testing
  • Testing implementation
  • Evaluating reporting and exit criteria
  • Software development lifecycle testing
  • Control, monitoring, and planning
  • Test Analyst responsibilities
  • Various testing techniques
  • Defect management
  • The tools of testing
  • Reviews
  • Review preparation importance
  • Risk-based testing
  • Insourced, outsourced, and distributed

Who should attend this Software Testing Training Course?

This training course is designed for those working within Software Testing who have reached an advanced point in their career.  Hence, professionals who may be suited to this course include:

  • Test Analysts
  • Test Managers
  • Test Engineers
  • Software Testers
  • Test Consultants


The Intermediate Certificate in Software Testing is not a prerequisite but would be useful. Delegates who wish to attend this training course must have successfully completed the ISTQB Software Testing Foundation qualification. We also advise that delegates possess a minimum of three years of testing experience.

There is no obligatory pre-course work for Advanced Level Test Analyst, yet BCS recommends the Test Analyst 2012 syllabus and example questions document if delegates wish to conduct any reading.

Software Testing depends on the assessment of a system or application to determine whether it is meeting its business requirements. This is to determine the productivity of the system so that improvements can be made.
Yes. This course is accompanied by one years free membership to BSC, The Chartered Institute for IT. This membership is valuable because it allows you to make the most of your Software Testing certification, and allows career enhancement through the support offered by BCS. BCS membership enables you to give back to society, as some of society’s greatest problems surround health, personal data, education, and IT capabilities. Your skills and knowledge can be used in these areas in order to enrich society.
The ISTQB Software Testing Foundation qualification is an essential prerequisite candidates must possess.
Please arrive at your training venue for 8:45am.
The price for ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst certification in Reading starts from £1295
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider in the world for ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst.

What's Included in this Software Testing Training Course?

  • The Knowledge Academy’s Advanced Level Test Analyst Courseware
  • The ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst Examination
  • BCS Membership for 1 Year
  • Experienced Instructor
  • Completion Certificate
  • Refreshments

ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst Examination

All participants will need to complete and pass an examination in order to acquire the Advanced Test Analyst certification. Non-programmable calculators are permitted for use within the exam, but they must be provided by the delegate.

Those taking online examinations can use an on-screen calculator. The exam is formatted as so:

  • 60 questions
  • Multiple choice
  • 3 hours long
  • Closed book

It is necessary for delegates to achieve 65% in the exam to acquire the Advanced Test Analyst certification.


Why choose TKA Logo

Gold Tag

Best price in the industry

You won't find better value in the marketplace. If you do find a lower price, we will beat it.

Trusted Icon

Trusted & Approved

We are accredited by BCS

Delivery Icon

Various delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.

Resource Icon


Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

Thames Water Logo

"Really good course and well organised. Trainer was great with a sense of humour - his experience allowed a free flowing course, structured to help you gain as much information & relevant experience whilst helping prepare you for the exam"

Joshua Davies, Thames Water

Google Logo
Samsung Logo
Shell Logo

"...the trainer for this course was excellent. I would definitely recommend (and already have) this course to others."

Diane Gray, Shell

Mercedes Logo

  Looking for more information?