iSQI Certified Agile Tester

This five-day course provides testers with an understanding of the principles of the Agile methodology and solid foundation to get started in Agile environments.


Chris Van Bael
Trainer and Course Director

Chris is an experienced Test Analyst and trainer. He has worked as a test analyst on many different systems and in several industries.


Price: 2.095€

Exam: 400€

Length: 5 Days

Hours: 9:00 to 17:00

Information: training@tesuqa.com

Tests associated with agile projects and agile software development should also be agile.
Developer teams should be able to produce high quality software using agile testing methods. In addition, development speed can be significantly increased by agile tests, which enable rapid feedback and low overheads.
In preparation for certification testing for iSQI’s CAT Certified Agile Tester®, you will acquire the skills needed for working as an agile tester through very well-prepared theory and numerous practical exercises.
Skills Gained
With iSQI’s® CAT Certified Agile Tester® certification:
  • You will have an internationally recognised certification
  • You will demonstrate the knowledge and skills to work in agile projects
  • You will learn about the principles behind the agile approach to software development
  • You will be able to distinguish between tester roles in agile projects versus those in non-agile projects
  • You will learn to recognise and evaluate the challenges and potential difficulties of agile projects
There are no specific requirements or required pre-certifications. Nevertheless, basic knowledge in the following areas is required:
  • Test design and development
  • Terminology
  • Difference between functional and non-functional tests, including the basic concepts of performance and usability testing
  • Performance of all activities that are part of a basic test
Overview of Content

Content Day 1
Methods and Processes
  • Introduction
  • Daily SCRUM
  • Problems with Traditional
  • Agile Manifesto & Principles
  • Agile Methods
  • Agile Process Options
  • Roles
  • Intro to Agile Exercises
Content Day 2
  • Requirements & Specifications
  • Iteration 0
  • Release Planning
  • Task Board
  • Test Strategy
  • Estimation
  • Iteration Planning
  • Burndown Charts
  • Sprint Practice Exercises
Content Day 3
  • Continuous Integration
  • Version Management
  • Pairing
  • Acceptance Criteria
  • Regression Testing
  • Defect Management
  • Testing Exercises
Content Day 4
  • Test Automation
  • Non Functional Testing
  • Technical & Testing Debt
  • TDD
  • Teams
  • Agile for Large Projects
  • Summary Testing Exercises
Content Day 5
  • Practical Assessment: 2 hours to test a website and describe what you planned to do, what you did and why choose to deviate from the plan
  • Theoretical Assessment: 2,5 hours with 10 open questions and 3 scenarios with open questions
Exam Information
The full-day exam consists of a practical part of 2 hours and a theoretical part of 2,5 hours. The questions are not multiple choice, but open questions.
Related Trainings
Other interesting trainings include:
  • ISTQB Foundation (as prerequisite)
  • ISQI Certified Agile Essentials (as prerequisite)
  • ISTQB Advanced Test Analyst
  • ISTQB Advanced Technical Test Analyst
  • ISTQB Addvanced Test Automation Engineer
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