Agile Testing
Effective agile testing for active engineers
beginner
training
2 days
In software development industry we observe two types of companies and teams: ones who work using Agile processes and others who are switching to Agile from classic models. In sdclabs our teams are passionate about following Agile practices and Scrum process; seeing their advantage and benefits we are also helping companies and teams to adopt these practices. We teach effective integration of QA, exploratory test, and test automation best practices into Scrum and Agile.

The goal of this training is to explain principles of Agile Testing and how it is integrated into software development and scrum. We will cover all aspects from team setup to completion of tasks and reporting.
Engineers
Target audience
Training
Course type
2 days
Course duration
15 persons
Average amount in a group
Beginner
Course level
80/20
Theory / practice
Onsite, online
Place
400€
Fee for the course
Workshop agenda
1
General overview
  • Principles and goals of testing, connection with Product risk
  • How much testing is enough?
  • Art of bug hunting vs. formal approaches
  • Test levels: unit, API, UI, end to end integration
  • Test types and methodologies in real project
2
Software development process
  • Attributes of defect/bug. How to fill defect report so that it will not be rejected
  • Defect severity vs. priority
  • Test tracking and Release readiness
  • Required communication for successful testing in the project
  • What information and statistics need to be reported and how
  • Defect triage meeting
  • Evolution of life cycle models, from Waterfall to Agile, benefits and drawbacks
3
Agile world
  • Principles of Agile testing - why it saves time/money
  • When testing happens in Agile
  • Problem of Testing time compression at the end of the sprint
  • Documenting and managing test cases; test management systems
  • Traceability: User story - Test Case - Defect
  • Repeatable tests vs. once only; Exploratory tests
4
Tips&Tricks
  • How to manage test Environments and Test Data
  • Brief introduction to test automation - goals, principles, tools
What knowledge is expected?
This training is suitable for any levels starting from beginners. Some general knowledge
about software development and testing would be helpful.
What should be installed before course?
There is no specific software required for this training. You will need working browser and any document editor, such as MS Word or Google Docs
Will I have support after course?
Our company works according to the principle of individual approach to every client. This method lets us to get success in problems of all levels.
What is included in practice?
We will work on test project and perform elements of:
  • Test Planning
  • Test Case management and documentation
  • Manual testing
  • Test Reporting
  • Raising Defects
  • Defect triage/bug scrub
Sergey Almyashev
Principal consultant, engineer and manager with 14+ years experience
Sergey is an expert consultant passionate about agile practices in Development and Testing with strong focus on Software Quality. He already helped number of teams to understand, learn, and enjoy next level of efficiency of Development, Manual and Automated Testing.

He worked for multinational organisations from very small up to world largest with complex onsite and remote teams. Having years of experience in own product companies as well as years in outsourcing/vendor companies he has full picture how to organise teams, processes, and tools.

Sergey has 14+ tracked record years in QA, Automated, Exploratory, Performance testing, Continuous Integration and Delivery processes within Scrum process.
Application
10% discount for groups of 10 people or more
Within one week after the application you will receive a confirmation email only if you are admitted. To be officially registered as a participant, you must pay the enrollment fee. A maximum of 20 participants will be accepted.
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