Janet Gregory and Lisa Crispin,
co-authors of the highly popular
Agile Testing and More Agile Testing books.
bring you a three-day training course for agile teams and testers. Participants learn ways the whole software
delivery team can collaborate to plan and execute testing activities needed to build quality into their product.
Through lecture, discussion and hands-on simulations, the course helps you learn essential principles and practices, including:
1. How testing fits
into the short iterations and consistent, frequent deliveries in agile projects.
2. How the whole team
contributes to the success of testing practices, such as:
Guiding development with business-facing tests, as in behavior driven- or acceptance test-driven development.
Effective test automation.
3. The agile testing mindset,
and the values and principles that support the cultural changes needed.
4. Testing approaches
for agile and how they differ from traditional approaches.
that testers can make to become valued team members.
The course is filled with real-life examples
of how teams collaborate to frequently deliver high-value, high-quality software.
A simulation of an agile project wraps up the whole course, giving participants an opportunity to put all the
puzzle pieces together and practice what they have learned. You’ll leave with practical skills and techniques you and your team can start using right away.
IS THIS COURSE FOR YOU?
The course is aimed at anyone who wants to learn what testing means on an agile team. All team members will benefit
from understanding their contribution and the interaction with testers on the team. Test/QA and development managers,
who work with testers, will also find the course valuable. Basic agile knowledge is recommended so the participants can actively contribute with questions and shared experiences.
DO YOU WANT TO BECOME AN AGILE TESTING FELLOW?
Participants are invited to complete an online assessment to become a Fellow in the Agile Testing Fellowship community for continued learning and support.
On-site course participant
I cannot begin to express how grateful I am for all
that I have learned from you. The entire team has benefitted so much and everyone is feeling motivated
and energized again. We have already started implementing some changes and everyone is marching
to the same beat. It’s awesome!
Participant, Oslo, Norway
It was without a doubt one of the best courses
I’ve ever participated in. You were very good at pulling the audience with you and make everything
sound exciting an interesting. You had perfectly clear examples and had a good answer to all the questions we could think of.
Participant, Calgary, AB
This was life changing. Light bulbs and clarity.
I see I have a career in testing and a new exciting path to follow.