Robot Framework basics by Knowit and Tieturi

Get yourself the basic knowledge of Robot Framework!

With systems that are continuously getting more complex, several platforms (different brows-ers, smart phones, tablets, databases, embedded systems etc.) as well as with agile develop-ment there is a growing need for test automation.

After the course, you will know what the basic elements of Robot Framework are and how to install Robot Framework and the necessary libraries and other add-ons. You will understand what keywords are, know how to create automated tests for web applications and how to build modular and easily maintainable tests.

For whom?

Robot Framework Basic training is suitable for all those who are interested in software testing and test automation. The course is intended for test automation developers, testers, software designers and developers. Also project managers, quality managers, development managers and business specialists are welcome, provided that they fulfill the prerequisites of the course.


Basic knowledge of software development and understanding the principles of programming are recommended as they make it easier to take in the contents of the course.

Contents of the course

  • Installation of Robot Framework
  • Test automation briefly
  • Introduction of Robot Framework
  • Robot Framework –demo
  • Additional installations (Python, libraries, editor)
  • Robot Framework components
  • Keyword-driven testing
  • Test creation, execution and reporting
  • Testing web-based applications
  • Running tests from the command line
  • Control structures
  • Tags


This course is delivered in English. It contains many exercises that are done on the student’s own laptop.


Days begin at 9.00 and end around 16.00 - 16.30.

The course is organized in collaboration with Tieturi.