November 18, 2014

Training

COURSE PROGRAM

SO Testing and Training offers software testing training courses for different audiences. Our course program consists of three courses which vary in level.

The NZQA Level 7 Software Test Analyst course has been developed for students who do not have experience in IT, but would like to start working in IT as a software test analyst. Required entry level for this course is a bachelor degree or higher.

Both ISTQB courses – Foundation and Agile add-on – aim at people who are already working in IT and would like to obtain an internationally recognized certificate in software testing to boost their careers and become a more professional software test analysts.

NZQA Level 7 Software Test Analyst

  • Audience: Domestic students, International students, Career changers, Return to work
  • Content: Structured testing, Test tools, Communication skills, Hands-on experience, ISTQBtoetstenbord
  • Outcome: Work for IT projects or a dedicated test team as a junior software test analyst
  • Duration: 12 weeks, Monday – Friday, 9.00 am – 1.00 pm or 13 weeks evenings Monday, Wednesday , Thursday  6:00 PM – 10:00 PM and Saturday morning 9:00 am – 12:30 PM 
  • Price: NZ$ 7,200.00. Includes lab fees, text book and ISTQB exam, Student loans apply

ISTQB Foundation Plus

  • Audience: Test Analysts, Test Managers, User Acceptance Testers, Developers, Support
  • Content: Structured testing process, Review process, Test Management, Test Tools
  • Outcome: Work as a professional software test analyst in IT projects and test teams
  • Duration: 10 evening sessions, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6.30 – 10.00 pm
  • Price: NZ$ 1,950.00 + GST, exam included

 

ISTQB Foundation – Agile module 

  • Audience: Test Analysts, Test Managers, User Acceptance Testers, Developers, Support
  • Content: Agile Development method, Agile testing principles, Agile testing methods, Test tools
  • Outcome: Participate as a professional test analyst in Agile projects
  • Duration: 6 evening sessions, day and time tbc
  • Price: NZ$ 1,000.00 + GST