User Acceptance Testing (UAT) eLearning Course by Planit and Knowit

Take a risk-based approach to testing and ensure applications are fit for business purpose.

This course is designed for testers and business users looking to effectively perform User Acceptance Testing and deliver high-quality business systems.

You will develop a comprehensive understanding of the objectives, roles and responsibilities of an Acceptance Tester, as well as the processes and techniques involved in delivering User Acceptance Testing. All of which will increase your contribution to testing teams and make you into a valued member of any IT project.

Target audience

This course has no prerequisites and is able to be undertaken by anyone interested in User Acceptance Testing. It will benefit Testers of any level looking to gain a good understanding of User Acceptance Testing and the processes involved.

The course is also suitable for business owners looking to improve and deliver high quality business systems.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the roles and responsibilities of a User Acceptance Tester, and the value that UAT adds to a project
  • Determine business process scenarios and write quality test cases
  • Understand the key information required to report effectively on testing progress and testing outcomes
  • Recall the processes involved with incident management
  • Define what is involved in managing and maintaining test material
  • Identify the key processes and functions in the management of UAT

Concepts and Terminology

  • Acceptance test execution
  • Business process scenarios
  • Business risk
  • Desktop application testing
  • Enterprise application testing
  • Incident life cycle
  • Incident management
  • Levels of testing
  • Managing test tools
  • Problem reporting
  • Test conditions
  • Test execution
  • Test pack maintenance
  • User acceptance process


€360+VAT excluding certificate exam


Our online package allows for self-paced learning and the flexibility to study within your own schedule for 12 months, starting within 48 hours (in business days) from your order. The suggested study time for this course is 2 days.

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  • MS Edge
  • Mozilla Firefox version 45 Extended Support Release (ESR)
  • Google Chrome 54
  • Safari OS X
  • Mobile Browser Android >4 and iOS >9


  • User Acceptance Testing in context
  • Acceptance test documentation
  • Defining User Acceptance Test criteria
  • Creating business scenarios
  • Acceptance Test execution & management reporting
  • Problem management
  • Documenting the acceptance test pack
  • Managing the User Acceptance Test process