1 - Testing Process
The fundamental test processTest levels and test typesTest planning, monitoring and controlTest analysisTest designTest implementationTest executionEvaluating exit criteria and reportingTest closure activities
2 - Test Management
Test management in contextRisk-based testing and other approaches for test prioritization and effort allocationTest documentation and other work productsProject risk managementOther test work productsTest estimationDefining and using test metricsBusiness value of testingDistributed, outsourced, and insourced testingManaging the application of industry standards
3 - Reviews
Management reviews and auditsManaging reviewsMetrics for reviewsManaging formal reviews
4 - Defect Management
The defect lifecycle and the software development lifecycleCross-functional defect managementDefect report informationAssessing process capability with defect report information
5 - Improving the Testing Process
IntroductionTest improvement processImproving the testing processImproving the testing process with TMMIImproving the testing process with TPI NextImproving the testing process with CTPImproving the testing process with STEP
6 - Test Tools and Automation
Tool selectionReturn on investment (ROI)Selection processTool lifecycleTool metrics
7 - People Skills – Team Composition
Individual skillsTest team dynamicsFitting testing within an organizationMotivationCommunication
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Who is it For?
Test Programme Managers, Test Managers, and anyone else wishing to take the ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level Test Manager examination.