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ISTQB Certified Tester - Advanced Level Test Manager

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5 Days

30 CPD hours

About this course

Test Programme Managers, Test Managers, and anyone else wishing to take the ISTQB© Certified Tester Advanced Level Test Manager examination.


Whilst this course is focused on the syllabus, giving participants the maximum chance of passing the examination, it also contains many real world practical examples.

On completion of this course, attendees will have an advanced understanding of test design techniques and will be fully prepared to take the ISTQB© Certified Tester Advanced Level Test Manager examination.


ISTQB© is the standard for international qualifications in software testing at an advanced level. The course thoroughly prepares attendees for the ISTQB© Certified Tester Advanced Level Test Manager examination.

Testing Process
  • The fundamental test process
  • Test levels and test types
  • Test planning, monitoring and control
  • Test analysis
  • Test design
  • Test implementation
  • Test execution
  • Evaluating exit criteria and reporting
  • Test closure activities
Test Management
  • Test management in context
  • Risk-based testing and other approaches for test prioritization and effort allocation
  • Test documentation and other work products
  • Project risk management
  • Other test work products
  • Test estimation
  • Defining and using test metrics
  • Business value of testing
  • Distributed, outsourced, and insourced testing
  • Managing the application of industry standards
  • Management reviews and audits
  • Managing reviews
  • Metrics for reviews
  • Managing formal reviews
Defect Management
  • The defect lifecycle and the software development lifecycle
  • Cross-functional defect management
  • Defect report information
  • Assessing process capability with defect report information
Improving the Testing Process
  • Introduction
  • Test improvement process
  • Improving the testing process
  • Improving the testing process with TMMI
  • Improving the testing process with TPI Next
  • Improving the testing process with CTP
  • Improving the testing process with STEP
Test Tools and Automation
  • Tool selection
  • Return on investment (ROI)
  • Selection process
  • Tool lifecycle
  • Tool metrics
People Skills Team Composition
  • Individual skills
  • Test team dynamics
  • Fitting testing within an organization
  • Motivation
  • Communication
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans ISTQB Certified Tester - Advanced Level Test Manager training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

While we feel this is the best course for the ISTQB Certified Tester - Advanced Level Test Manager course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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