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ISTQB® Foundation: Test Management

by Stephen Allott

This course will teach you how to manage a testing project effectively and includes test planning, production of a test strategy, estimating the test effort and progress reporting.

What you'll learn

Building software that your customers love is a team effort. In this course, ISTQB® Foundation: Test Management, you’ll learn to manage a testing project effectively. First, you’ll explore the role and responsibilities of a test manager. Next, you’ll discover how to plan, estimate and schedule a testing project. Finally, you’ll learn how to keep track of progress and communicate the testing status to all the project stakeholders. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Test Management needed to pass the ISTQB Foundation exam and contribute to the development of a test strategy and test plan on both traditional and agile projects.

About the author

Stephen Allott is an IT Professional who has specialised in software testing and quality assurance methods and techniques since 1995. A graduate of the University of Leeds, and a software developer in the telco and financial sectors for 8 years, Stephen was awarded Chartered IT Professional Fellowship of the British Computer Society in 2009 (FBCS CITP). Stephen was one of the original members of the information systems examination board (ISEB, now ISTQB) assisting with the development of the syl... more

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