Boot Camp for Software Testers


Course Details


This is a two-day foundation course of IT software testing concepts. It provides an excellent overview of the entire software testing professional area. In the Boot Camp for Software Testers Course you will learn the basics needed to become a software tester and quality assurance professional and how testing fits into the software development life cycle. Find out what it takes to be a successful software tester and how testing can add significant value to software development.

You will learn the fundamental steps in the testing process: planning, specification, implementation, evaluation, and reporting. In addition, you will study all of the basic aspects of software testing and QA, including a comprehensive overview of tasks, methods, and techniques for effectively testing software in a world-class testing organization.

Course Outline

  • Learning the fundamentals of software testing
  • An overview of a world-class software testing model and a self-assessment of your organizations software testing capabilities
  • Perform a software testing self-assessment on your personal testing skills
  • Identify and learn the nine components of world-class software testing
  • Identify the top ten software testing challenges and how to address them
  • Each participant will complete a personnel plan of action

Note: While this course addresses most areas of the CSTE common body of knowledge, it is not designed as a study course, check out our CSTE Exam Study Course.

Who Should Attend

Individuals with responsibilities such as:

  • Individuals with test responsibilities such as:
  • Software testers
  • Software test managers/supervisors
  • IT quality control professionals
  • New and experienced quality control personnel


Schedule & Registration


Discounts: QAI Members receive a 10% Discount on public training course registration! Learn more about the benefits of becoming a QAI Member.

*All listed Canada public training course prices in CAD + applicable taxes. All listed USA public training course prices in USD. Registration prices include course materials, lunch & breaks each day, and a certificate of completion. Hotel and travel arrangements are the responsibility of the attendee.

Cancellation Policy


On-site Training


Provide the best training at the best price for your organization by hosting an on-site training with QAI Global Institute’s expert instructors. The benefits of on-site training are many:

  • Courses are private and personalized. Maximize the effectiveness of the course by tailoring the training to the specific needs and interests of your team. This ensures that the course remains relevant to your team and your unique project needs.
  • Per person costs are significantly lower. Save an average of 40% – 60% on per person costs as compared to equivalent public course attendance by eliminating attendee travel costs and associated venue fees.

No Obligation Quote

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