ISTQB Foundation Software Testing Certification Training Course

  • Length 3 days or 3 weeks
  • Price From $1799
  • Inclusions Certification Exam

ISTQB Foundation Course + Exam

ISTQB Foundation Certification

Updated to the latest ISTQB Foundation CTFL 4.0 syllabus

The ISTQB software testing foundation level certification course has been updated recently and includes the fundamental principles of software testing and different testing terminology and techniques. The course covers the learning objectives and prepares the candidates for the certification exam. The course fee includes the ISTQB official certification exam cost.

ISTQB Foundation Certification provides essential skills, knowledge and understanding of software testing needed to work as a software testing professional in Australia. The ISTQB foundation certificate in software testing is the entry-level certification designed for people entering the field and for experienced practitioners wishing to start moving up the ladder of ISTQB advanced-level certifications. After passing the ISTQB foundation level exam you will join ISTQB certified testers list.

ISTQB certification aims to provide a broad understanding of the fundamental best practices and key concepts in software testing and to provide a foundation for professional growth. ISTQB (International Software Testing Qualifications Board) and member boards are accountable for the ISTQB qualification assessment. ISTQB Certifications are designed to evaluate the knowledge of software testers in software testing.

  • High pass rate
  • ISTQB Training Course
  • Covers the latest ISTQB syllabus
  • BCS ISTQB Foundation exam included
  • The exam can be taken within 3 months

There are no pre-requisities for this certification training.

Candidates can achieve this certification by passing the following exam(s).

  • CTFL_Syll_4.0: ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL)

The certification exam can be registered and attempted within 3 months of course/module completion at Logitrain training centre on weekdays during normal business hours (excludes public holidays)

Software Testing: ISTQB Foundation Courseware
  • What is Testing?
  • Why is Testing Necessary?
  • Testing Principles
  • Test Activities, Testware and Test Roles
  • Essential Skills and Good Practices in Testing
  • Maintenance Testing
  • Testing in the Context of a Software Development Lifecycle
  • Test Levels and Test Types
  • Static Testing Basics
  • Feedback and Review Process
  • Test Techniques Overview
  • Black-box Test Techniques
  • White-box Test Techniques
  • Experience-based Test Techniques
  • Collaboration-based Test Approaches
  • Test Planning
  • Risk Management
  • Test Monitoring, Test Control and Test Completion
  • Configuration Management
  • Defect Management


This course is likely to add to the employment-related skills of the participants. The skills developed are likely to be used in the course of being an employee or working in a business.

  • Developers
  • Testers
  • Test Analysts
  • Test Engineers
  • Test Managers
  • Business analysts
  • Management Consultants
  • Project Managers
  • Quality Managers
  • Individuals entering the testing field
  • Individuals seeking the ISTQB Foundation Certifications
  • Identify typical test objectives
  • Differentiate testing from debugging
  • Exemplify why testing is necessary
  • Recall the relation between testing and quality assurance
  • Distinguish between root cause, error, defect, and failure
  • Explain the seven testing principles
  • Summarise the different test activities and tasks
  • Explain the impact of context on the test process
  • Differentiate the testware that supports the test activities
  • Explain the value of maintaining traceability
  • Compare the different roles in testing
  • Give examples of the generic skills required for testing
  • Recall the advantages of the whole team approach
  • Distinguish the benefits and drawbacks of independence of testing
  • Explain the impact of the chosen software development lifecycle on testing
  • Recall good testing practices that apply to all software development lifecycles
  • Recall the examples of test-first approaches to development
  • Summarise how DevOps might have an impact on testing
  • Explain the shift-left approach
  • Explain how retrospectives can be used as a mechanism for process improvement
  • Distinguish the different test levels
  • Distinguish the different test types
  • Distinguish confirmation testing from regression testing
  • Summarise maintenance testing and its triggers
  • Recognise types of products that can be examined by the different static test techniques
  • Explain the value of static testing
  • Compare and contrast static and dynamic testing
  • Identify the benefits of early and frequent stakeholder feedback
  • Summarise the activities of the review process
  • Recall which responsibilities are assigned to the principal roles when performing reviews
  • Compare and contrast the different review types
  • Recall the factors that contribute to a successful review
  • Distinguish black-box, white-box and experience-based test techniques
  • Use equivalence partitioning to derive test cases
  • Use boundary value analysis to derive test cases
  • Use decision table testing to derive test cases
  • Use state transition testing to derive test cases
  • Explain statement testing
  • Explain branch testing
  • Explain the value of white-box testing
  • Explain error guessing
  • Explain exploratory testing
  • Explain checklist-based testing
  • Explain how to write user stories in collaboration with developers and business
  • representatives
  • Classify the different options for writing acceptance criteria
  • Use acceptance test-driven development (ATDD) to derive test cases
  • Exemplify the purpose and content of a test plan
  • Recognise how a tester adds value to iteration and release planning
  • Compare and contrast entry criteria and exit criteria
  • Use estimation techniques to calculate the required test effort
  • Apply test case prioritisation
  • Recall the concepts of the test pyramid
  • Summarise the testing quadrants and their relationships with test levels and test types
  • Identify risk level by using risk likelihood and risk impact
  • Distinguish between project risks and product risks
  • Explain how product risk analysis may influence thoroughness and scope of testing
  • Explain what measures can be taken in response to analysed product risks
  • Recall metrics used for testing
  • Summarize the purposes, content, and audiences for test reports
  • Exemplify how to communicate the status of testing
  • Summarise how configuration management supports testing
  • Prepare a defect report
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