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The following learning objectives are defined as applying to the syllabus. Each topic in the syllabus will be examined according to the learning objective for that topic.
The certificate is principally aimed at anyone involved in software testing. This includes people in roles such as testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers and software developers.
This Foundation Level certificate is also appropriate for anyone who wants a basic understanding of software testing, such as project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors and management consultants.
There are no formal requirements for entry to the course although the candidate should have a basic working knowledge of IT and it is recommended that all candidates attend a training course run by an accredited Training Provider.
Further information about the ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level certificate can be obtained from our Accredited Training Providers.
Software Testing: An ISTQB-ISEB Foundation Guide
This second edition of the bestselling software testing title is the only official textbook of the Certified Tester Foundation Level and now covers the 2010 update to the exam syllabus.