CSTE Exam Prep Course

Course Length: 2 days

Location: Toronto

Start Date (YYYY-MM-DD): 2020-10-15

Price: $1500 CAD


Course Description:

Read more on the QAI Canada website.

View a preview of this Live Virtual Classroom (LVC) course to learn more about the content and format.

The CSTE Software Ttesting Body of Knowledge (STBOK) skill categories have been selected to address the challenges faced by today’s software testers. The Web-based CSTE Exam Study Course is a live, facilitated discussion and presentation of the ten STBOK skill categories. The course reinforces current knowledge, re-introduces concepts that may not be used everyday, explains the rationale for use, and highlights both multiple choice and essay type sample examination questions and responses.

It is recognized that many software testers do not need to be competent in all of the STBOK categories to fulfill their current job responsibilities. However, the CSTE candidate should have a working knowledge of the information in all skill categories and will be examined on all ten STBOK categories. This course provides a background of the IT testing fundamentals and also includes the more advanced concepts, which the Certified Software Tester must understand.

The completion of this course along with the necessary practical experience and related resource familiarity will help prepare the candidate for the CSTE examination. Due to time limitations, this course is not intended to cover every component of the STBOK in great depth.*

* Taking this course does not constitute, nor imply, the successful passing of the CSTE examination.

Who Should Attend:

Individuals who desire to reinforce their skills, knowledge, and capacity to understand the Software Tester Body of Knowledge (STBOK) in preparation for taking the CSTE certification examination.

General Information:

The course is composed of 12 sessions to help participants prepare for the CSTE Certification exam.

You will receive an e-mail reminder notice of the “Live Virtual Classroom” the day before each session. Each session will consist of Knowledge and Essay exams to be taken online. Feedback will be provided. Most meetings are on Tuesdays.

View a video sample of a “Live Virtual Classroom”.

Tuesday – Q&A Session: 11 AM – 11:30 AM USA Eastern Time

The purpose of this session is to go over the assignments and clear up any questions you may have.

Tuesday – Tutorial: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM USA Eastern Time

The seminar leader will go over a series of slides and discuss the topics contained in the CBOK that are of importance to you.

A Web page has been created for this course, which will contain any downloads and assignments for the current week. The link information will be provided to you by the instructor before the beginning of the class. Once posted, the information will remain on the site for the entire duration of the course. Check back often as items are added to the Web page frequently.

The CSTE “Live Virtual Classroom” System Requirements: The video & audio segments of the “Live Virtual Classroom” are accessed independently. We will be using a system called Adobe Connect to conduct the video segment of the “Live Virtual Classroom”. You will NOT have to download any software.

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