Training: Create a Course

Create your own course

This is a unique opportunity to create your own customised course that meets the specific needs of your organisation and team. Selecting topics from the variety of sections below will specifically design a tailor-made course that will suit the duration, cost and content for you. The concept of "creating your own course" ultimately provides a course that is relevant for your current needs.

I have worked hard at creating an excellent portfolio of courseware supplementary products to enhance your experience of the courses that I provide.



General Testing
  • Principles of Testing - 30 minutes
  • Test Levels - 1 hour
  • Testing in Various Lifecycles - 30 minutes
  • Test Conditions, Test Cases and Test Procedures - 1 hour
  • The Test Process - 1 hour
  • Why Testing is Necessary - 30 minutes
  • The Use of Testing Techniques - 30 minutes
Static Testing
  • Principles of Reviews - 30 minutes
  • Types of Reviews - 1 hour
  • Successfully Implementing Reviews - 1 hour
  • Static Analysis - 1 hour
Black Box Techniques
  • Equivalence Partitioning and Boundary Value Analysis - 1 hour
  • Decision Tables - 1 hour
  • State Transition Testing - 1 hour
  • Classification Trees - 1 hour
  • Pairwise Testing - 1 hour
  • Syntax Testing - 30 minutes
White Box Techniques
  • Statement Testing - 30 minutes
  • Decision/Branch Testing - 1 hour
  • Condition Testing - 30 minutes
  • LCSAJ - 30 minutes
  • Dataflow Testing - 30 minutes
Experienced-Based Techniques
  • Exploratory Testing - 1 hour
  • Error Guessing - 30 minutes
  • Fault Attacks - 1 hour
Non-Functional Techniques
  • Usability Testing - 1 hour
  • Performance Testing - 1 hour
  • Security Testing - 1 hour
  • Reliability Testing - 30 minutes
  • Portability Testing - 30 minutes
Tool Support for Testing
  • Tool Support Classifications - 1 hour
  • Cheap and Free Tools - 1 hour
  • Selecting and Implementing tools - 30 minutes
  • Scripting Techniques for Execution Tools - 1 hour
Risk Based Testing
  • Principles of Risk Based Testing - 1 hour
  • Approaches to Risk Based Testing - 2 hours 30 mins
  • Monitoring and Reporting Risk - 1 hour
Test Management
  • Test Policies and Test Strategies - 2 hours
  • Test Plans - 1 hour
  • Test Estimation - 2 hours
  • Test Monitoring, Control and Reporting - 2 hours
  • Measuring the value of testing - 1 hour
  • Test Improvement and Retrospectives - 1 hour
  • Testers Style Analysis - 1 hour
  • Motivation and Influencing Skills - 1 hour
  • Psychology of Testing - 30 mins
Testing for the Business
  • Generating Acceptance Criteria - 30 minutes
  • Use Cases - 1 hour
  • The Role of the Business in Testing - 1 hour
  • Measuring the Value of UAT - 30 minutes
Agile
  • Principles of Agile - 1 hour
  • Testing within a SCRUM project - 1 hour
  • Estimating and Planning within Agile - 1 hour
  • Reporting Progress within Agile - 1 hour
  • How to succeed in Agile - 1 hour
  • Roles and responsibilities within Agile - 1 hour
  • You can't sprint all the time - 1 hour
  • Tools to consider within an Agile project - 1 hour
HOW IT WORKS

1. Select the sections that you are interested in from the topics above
2. Complete the "create your own course" form above
3. Once the form is sent to me I will provide you with the completed course outline for the selections
you have made together with duration and costs
4. An example:
I am wanting a course relevant for the business (UAT) within a Scrum project, sections that I would like including:
Testing for the business: generating acceptance criteria 30 mins
* Agile: testing within a Scrum project 1 hour
* Testing for the business: the role of the business in testing 1 hour
* Black box techniques: classification trees 1 hour
* Experienced based techniques: exploratory testing 1 hour
* Agile: reporting progress within Agile 1 hour
* Testing for the business: measuring the value of UAT 30 mins

TOTAL 6 hours = a 1 day course