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ISTQB Foundation Model Based Tester Extension

About the Course

Course Duration: 2 days


TSG’s ISTQB Foundation Level Model Based Tester Extension course leads to the ISTQB exam (fee included). It extends the broad understanding of testing acquired at Foundation Level to enable the role of Model Based Test Analyst to be performed.

After successfully completing the course you will learn how to:

  • Collaborate in a model-based testing team using standard terminology and established MBT concepts, processes and techniques.
  • Apply and integrate model-based testing in a test process.
  • Effectively create and maintain MBT models using established techniques and best practices of model-based testing.
  • Select, create and maintain test artefacts from MBT models considering risk and value of the features tested.
  • Support the organization to improve its quality assurance process to be more constructive and efficient.

This two-day tutor-led course includes lectures, exercises and practical work, as well as exam preparation. On the last day of the course you will be issued Pearson VUE exam voucher.

The Model Based Testing Foundation course is suitable for those who are, or expect to be, working on projects that require development and testing of data models. It is aimed at those who seek a practical application of the core software testing material covered at ISTQB Foundation level on all projects that work with data models.

The course is for Test Analysts, Test Team Leader, Data Modelers and all people who will be developing data models for testing and use in subsequent test automation.

Entry Requirements

The recommended entry criteria for candidates taking the Model Based Testing Foundation course are as follows:

  • Have 18 months’ experience in software testing.
  • Hold the ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing certificate.

The Exam

To qualify as an internationally-recognized Certified Foundation Model Based Extension Level Tester and be issued with an ISTQB® Model Based Tester Foundation Extension Level Certificate, delegates must successfully pass the exam administered by the relevant National Board or Examination Provider.

On the last day of the course you will be issued Pearson VUE exam voucher.

Course Objectives

  • Collaborate in a model-based testing team using standard terminology and established MBT concepts, processes and techniques.
  • Apply and integrate model-based testing in a test process.
  • Effectively create and maintain MBT models using established techniques and best practices of model-based testing.
  • Select, create and maintain test artefacts from MBT models considering risk and value of the features tested.
  • Support the organization to improve its quality assurance process to be more constructive and efficient.

Syllabus – Key points

  • Introduction to MBT
  • MBT activities and Artefacts
  • Integrating MBT into the SDLC
  • MBT Modelling Activities
  • Subject and Focus of MBT Models
  • Languages for MBT Models
  • Good Practices for MBT Modelling Activities
  • Classification of MBT Selection Criteria
  • Applying Test Selection Criteria
  • Specifics of MBT Test Implementation and Execution
  • Evaluate an MBT Deployment
  • Manage and Monitor the Deployment of an MBT Approach

The syllabus can be downloaded from ISTQB.ORG/downloads or here

2 reviews for ISTQB Foundation Model Based Tester Extension

  1. Ezekiel Anyanwu | Test Automation Engineer | Capgemini

    I took this course to acuire knowledge and skills of model based testing to enhance exisiting test process. I was happy with the pre-course organisation and administration. This course met my objectives which I was very satisifed with. The trainer Angelina was excellent

  2. Phil Scrace

    Angelina is a excellent trainer. The industry expereince that she brings to this course is excellent

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