ICAgile Agile Testing

Adapt and enhance your existing testing skills and learn to work effectively as a professional tester on an Agile team.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Are you a tester working on Agile projects? Adapt and enhance your existing testing skills and learn to work effectively as a professional tester on an Agile team. Our Agile Testing course examines the application of testing in teams working on Agile projects, covers specific testing practices and techniques used on Agile projects, explains the theory and concepts behind the Agile testing approach and prepares team members to succeed in an Agile environment.

WHAT YOU WILL GET

Using a combination of interactive presentations, problem-solving exercises, innovation learning games, and team structured simulations, the experiential workshop enables participants to:

  • The background to testing in an Agile project and the roles and responsibilities of a typical Agile testing team
  • The definition of quality in an Agile project
  • The various tools available to Agile test teams to facilitate the testing of the project
  • The collaboration required for quality solutions
  • How discipline and standards contribute to agility
  • How to set up testing for success in an Agile team

Topics

  • The Agile culture and mindset
  • The Agile and Scrum lifecycle
  • Roles and responsibilities within an Agile team
  • Collaboration
  • Agile testing components
  • Agile testing approaches
  • Working with distributed teams
  • Categories/types of testing
  • Feature and story testing
  • Example driven development
  • Automation in the Agile team
  • Test strategies and test planning
  • Agile testing tools – big visible charts, things on walls, scope, definition of done
  • Exploratory testing and supporting tools
  • Working effectively in cross skilled teams
  • Dealing with issues & feedback in the team

ABOUT YOUR TRAINERS

Manjit Singh

has taught Scrum, Lean and Agile practices to hundreds of students including ScrumMasters, Product Owners, team members, PMs and executive leaders who support them. He is a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST”)™, ICAgile Certified Expert in Agile Coaching (ICE-AC), and ICAgile Agile Team Facilitator. Manjit holds the Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), and Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) certifications. He brings 17 years experience practicing Lean and Agile as a team member, Product Owner, ScrumMaster, and Coach.

ABOUT CERTIFICATION

  • ICAgile Agile Testing certification
  • Class materials, resources, and references

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Test Analysts, Test Engineers, Test Consultants, Test Managers , User Acceptance Testers, Software Developers, Project Managers, Managers of teams involved in Agile development.

"Manjit's ability as a trainer and leader are unparalleled in my experience. I have seen talented trainers in small forums or for specific tasks, but never before have I seen someone who is capable of leading a large group of strong willed people to learn and adopt completely new habits for such a wide range of skills."

Gerard W. - Freddie Mac

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