Introduction to QA and Testing

2 days

"Randy is an excellent presenter and really knows how to get the information across.  I know that I have come through the seminar with a better understanding of new ideas for my QA testing roles."  
-Daniel Andrea II

"Randy is appealing and good at involving people." -Shelby Lynn

This course is designed for users, testers, developers and managers who want to learn how to assure the quality of the software they deliver.

The course lays a foundation in the principles of quality and quality assurance.  Then, techniques are presented that can make QA an effective force in your organization. The course concludes with developing your own action plan for quality.

Introduction to QA and Testing will help you understand the larger picture of software quality and you will become more comfortable and confident in testing software applications at just about any level of detail: unit, integration, system, and user acceptance. You will emerge from this two-day session knowing how to develop test cases and test plans. You will learn what makes a quality requirement specification and how to measure software quality. You will also leave with a knowledge of how tools can help you perform testing.

Return on Investment

Who Will Benefit

The program requires only basic IT knowledge or experience. Testing knowledge or experience is not a pre-requisite.

Program Information

This course is presented on an in-house basis only unless offered as a special public course. Contact us for information about how to bring this course into your organization.

Content and Structure


Module 1 - Concepts of Quality and Quality Assurance

Module 2 - Exploring the Basics of Testing Module 3 - Regression Testing Module 4 - Unit Testing Module 5 - System Testing Module 6 - Test Tools Module 7 - Building an Effective Test Team

Module 8 - Developing Quality Requirements



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