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The ISTQB® Performance Testing (CT-PT) certification provides knowledge of the principal aspects of performance testing, including technical aspects, method-based aspects, and organizational aspects. Specifically pertaining to performance testing, it covers areas such as basic concepts, measurements, activities, tasks, and tools.

ISTQB Performance Testing - February Antwerp

  • Price : € 1.195
  • Exam : € 260
  • Length : 2 Days
  • Hours : 9:00 to 17:00
  • Category : [ISTQB Technical]
  • Location : Antwerp region, Belgium
  • Date : February 19 and 20

Course Details

The 2018 Foundation Level qualification is suitable for anyone who needs to demonstrate practical knowledge of the fundamental concepts of software testing including people in roles such as testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers and software developers.

The Foundation Level syllabus forms the basis of the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) Certified Tester Scheme.

ISTQB Foundation Level is relevant across software delivery practices including Waterfall, Agile, DevOps and Continuous Delivery.


Skills Gained

  • Understand the basic concepts of performance efficiency and performance testing
  • Define performance risks, goals, and requirements to meet stakeholder needs and expectations
  • Understand performance metrics and how to collect them
  • Develop a performance test plan for achieving stated goals and requirements
  • Conceptually design, implement, and execute basic performance tests
  • Analyze the results of a performance test and state implications to various stakeholders
  • Explain the process, rationale, results, and implications of performance testing to various stakeholders
  • Understand categories and uses for performance tools and criteria for their selection
  • Determine how performance testing activities align with the software lifecycle

Day 1

Basic Concepts

Principles and Concepts

Types of Performance Testing

Testing Types in Performance Testing

The Concept of Load Generation

Common Failures in Performance Testing and Their Causes

Typical Metrics Collected in Performance Testing

Aggregeting Results from Performance Testing

Key Sources of Performance Testing

Typical Results of a Performance Test

Principal Performance Testing Activities

Performance Risks for Different Architectures

Performance Risks Accross the Software Development Lifecycle

Performance Testing Activities


Day 2

Analysis, Design and Implementation


Analyzing Results and Reporting

Tool Support

Tool Suitability

Exam preparation


The Performance Testing exam comprises 40 multiple choice questions, with a pass mark grade of 65% to be completed within 90 minutes.

Participants that take the exam not in their spoken language, will receive additional 25% more time (an additional 23 minutes), for a total of 113 minutes.


  • There are no prerequisites for this training.

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