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A4Q/iSQI Selenium Tester Foundation

This 2 day practical training course is aimed at test professionals who desire an understanding of how to design, implement and maintain automated solutions using Selenium WebDriver

COURSE INSTRUCTOR

Chris Van Bael
Trainer and Course Director

Chris is an experienced Test Automator and trainer. He has worked with Selenium since 2006 and has given many Selenium workshops and created his own Selenium trainings.

BASIC INFORMATION

Price: 1.495€
Exam: 200€
Length: 3 Days (incl. exam)
Hours: 9:00 to 17:00
Information: training@tesuqa.com

Introduction
Selenium is an Open Source Tool for automating web browser/web application testing. Many organisations use proprietary tools from tools vendors that are integrated with Selenium so Selenium skills are very useful. The A4Q Selenium Tester Foundation certification is based on a practical training course aimed at test professionals who desire an understanding of how to design, implement and maintain automated solutions using Selenium WebDriver.
Skills Gained
With the A4Q Selenium Tester Foundation Certification:
  • You will have an independent, internationally recognised certification as proof of expertise in the field of test automation with Selenium WebDriver.
  • You will be able to undertake additional certification at the Advanced Level (when released).
  • Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be able to create and run Selenium WebDriver tests without supervision.
  • You will be able to apply correctly test automation principles to build a maintainable test automation solution.
  • You will be able to choose and implement correct test automation tools.
  • You will be able to implement Selenium WebDriver scripts that execute functional web application tests and implement maintainable scripts.
Prerequisites
Candidates should have a general knowledge of basic programming and some knowledge of Python.
Overview of Content

Content Day 1
Introduction and Review
  • Test Automation Basics
  • Test Automation Overview
  • Manual vs. Automated Tests
  • Success Factors
  • Risks and Benefits of Selenium WebDriver
  • Selenium WebDriver in Test Automation Architecture
  • Reasons and Purpose for Metric Collection in Automation
  • The Selenium Toolset
Internet Technologies for Test Automation of Web Applications
  • Understandding HTML and XML
  • Xpath and Searching HTML Documents
  • CSS Locators
Using Selenium WebDriver
  • Logging and Reporting Mechanisms
Content Day 2
Using Selenium WebDriver
  • Navigate to Different URLs
  • Change the Window Context
  • Capture Screenshots of Web Pages
  • Locate GUI Elements
  • Get the State of GUI Elements
Content Day 3
Using Selenium WebDriver
  • Navigate to Different URLs
  • Change the Window Context
  • Capture Screenshots of Web Pages
  • Locate GUI Elements
  • Get the State of GUI Elements
  • Interact with GUI Elements
  • Interact with User Prompts in Web Browsers
Preparing Maintainable Test Scripts
  • Maintainability of Test Scripts
  • Wait Mechanisms
  • Page Objects
  • Keyword Driven Testing
Exam (optional)
Exam Information
The Selenium Tester Foundation Certificate exam comprises 40 multiple choice questions, with a pass mark grade of 65% to be completed within 60 minutes.
Participants that take the exam not in their spoken language, will receive additional 25% more time (an additional 15 minutes), for a total of 75 minutes.
The exam can optionally be taken on the third and last day of the training.
Related Trainings
Other interesting trainings include:
  • ISTQB Foundation (as preparation)
  • ISTQB Advanced Technical Test Analyst
  • ISTQB Addvanced Test Automation Engineer
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