Yrityksille: ISTQB Advanced Level/Test Manager Certificate in Software Testing (5 pvä)

ISTQB Advanced Level/Test Manager Certificate in Software Testing (5 days) 

Improve your expertise as a software testing specialist by taking the ISTQB Advanced level software testing certification course and certification exam.

ISTQB Advanced Level Certificate in Software Testing is an international advanced level certification in software testing, and it follows on the ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing -certification. The advanced level syllabi were renewed in 2012 and this course follows the contents of the new syllabus. The certification is controlled by the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB), and it is divided into three streams from which the candidate chooses one: Test Manager, Test Analyst or Technical Test Analyst. The duration of the Advanced Level Test Manager course is five days.

ISTQB Advanced Level Certificate –course will deepen the knowledge already gained during the ISTQB Foundation Level Certification. The aim is to give the participants knowledge and practical tools that they can use and apply in planning test conditions and test cases for a variety of software types within any type of software application. The course will be held using the material from the Grove Consultants and it will be given by Knowit Oy, which is an FiSTB-accredited ISTQB-trainer. Grove Consultants Ltd is a BCS and UKTB -accredited ISEB/ISTQB trainer. The 3-hour multiple-choice certification exam will take place after the course on a separate date. Non-native English-speakers are also allowed 45 minutes extra time for the exam.

The participants must hold the ISTQB/ISEB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing. Also approximately five years of testing experience is recommended. As the course material and the certification exam are in English, the participants are expected to have a good command of the English language.

Pricing starts at 3250€

Contact Information
Sari Alander, Lead Consultant
+358 50 521 7727



Testing Process

  • Test Planning, Monitoring and Control
  • Test Analysis
  • Test Design
  • Test Implementation
  • Test Execution
  • Evaluating Exit Criteria and Reporting
  • Test Closure Activities

Test Management

  • Test Management in Context
  • Risk-Based Testing and other Approaches for Test Prioritization and Effort Allocation
  • Test Documentation and other Work Products
  • Test Estimation
  • Defining and Using Test Metrics
  • Business Value of Testing
  • Distributed, Outsourced and Insourced Testing
  • Managing the Application of Industry Standards


  • Management Reviews and Audits
  • Managing Reviews
  • Metrics for Reviews
  • Managing Formal Reviews

Defect Management

  • The Defect Lifecycle and the Software Development Lifecycle 
  • Defect Report Information
  • Assessing Process Capability with Defect Report Information

Improving the Test Process

  • Test Improvement Process
  • Improving the Testing Process with:
  • TMMi
  • TPI Next
  • CTP
  • STEP

Test Tools and Automation

  • Tool Selection
  • Tool Lifecycle
  • Tool Metrics

People Skills – Team Composition

  • Individual Skills
  • Test Team Dynamics
  • Fitting Testing Within an Organization
  • Motivation
  • Communication