Software Testing Bootcamp with Robert Sabourin

Video Source: Test Masters Academy

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Why one should join this Bootcamp?

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Bootcamp Schedule

Starting 12th of March, 2021 | 7 Hours per Week

Every Saturday & Sunday– 9 AM IST to 12 PM IST

Mid-week Sync-up every Wednesday– 8 PM IST to 9 PM IST

Bootcamp Syllabus

Section #1: Be Prepared – What You Need :

      • Basis for Just in Time Testing
      • Experiential
      • Philosophical
      • Mathematical

Section #2: Workflow and Decision Making

    • Requirements
    • Testing
    • Bugs
    • Test environment

Section #3: Testing Skills

    • Skill identification
    • Skill levels
    • Skill improvement
    • Soft
    • Technical
    • Domain Specific
    • Technology Specific
    • Communication
    • Collaboration
    • Trouble shooting
    • Debugging
    • Test Design
    • Assessing Correctness
    • Leadership
    • Advocacy
    • Learning
    • Observation
    • Decision making
    • Sense making

Section #4: Testing Ideas – What to Test

    • Usage scenarios and data
    • Influencers and outcomes
    • Requirements and designs
    • Failure modes
    • Capabilities and domains
    • Quality factors
    • Creative techniques
    • Test idea generation
    • Develop a test plan “Just in Time”

Section 5: What Not to Test

    • Consequences and benefits of skipping
    • Consequence and benefits of implementing
    • Impact estimation
    • Refactoring
    • Credibility of source
    • Testing Triage
    • Roles and responsibilities
    • Triage concerns
    • Triage through project lifecycle
    • Adapting to project context for triage
    • Testing Triage practice

Section #6: Testing in the Development Lifecycle

    • Requirements workflow
    • Bug workflow
    • Programming workflow
    • Configuration management
    • Regression strategies
    • Lifecycle models
      • Waterfall
      • Iterative
      • Agile
        • Extreme Programming
        • Scrum
        • Lean
        • Kanban
        • Scalable Agile Frameworks
      • Structured approaches
      • Project based
      • Hybrid

Section #7: Session-Based Exploratory Testing

    • Balancing scripted tests vs. exploration
    • How automation fits in
    • Exploratory testing sessions
    • Test chartering
    • Reconnaissance testing
    • Heuristic models
    • Test oracles and assessing correctness
    • Pivoting
    • Focusing
    • On rail / Off rail approaches
    • Testing notes
    • Building the exploration map
    • Accountability
    • Pairing
      • Other testers
      • Programmers
      • Subject matter experts
      • Testing specialists
        • Security
        • Human factors
        • Performance

Section #8: Tools of the trade

    • Workflow management
    • Bug tracking
    • Test automation
    • Dynamic analysis
    • Static analysis
    • Note taking
    • Mind Mapping
    • Visual Modeling
    • Scripting
    • Collaboration

Section #9: Emerging Methods and Techniques

Bootcamp Instructor

TestFlix Global Software Testing Binge Robert Sabourin
Robert Sabourin

Robert Sabourin has more than thirty-eight years of management experience, leading teams of software development professionals. A well-respected member of the software engineering community, Robert has managed, trained, mentored, and coached thousands of top professionals in the field. He frequently speaks at conferences and writes on software engineering, SQA, testing, management, and internationalization. The author of I am a Bug! the popular software testing children’s book, Robert is an adjunct professor of Software Engineering at McGill University.  Robert is the principal consultant (&president/janitor) of AmiBug.Com, Inc.



Limited Seats! Many slots filled through pre-booking already.

                                                                               Book your seat for 14999 INR /- or 210 USD /- or 170 EUR/-

How the Bootcamp would be conducted?

Online! You will get the platform details we will use to conduct the workshop post registration.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Who can Attend This Bootcamp?

Answer: This course is intended for anyone who works in fast-paced development environments, including test analysts, test managers, software developers and all software managers.

Can an experienced candidate attend this course?

Answer: Yes, if he/she wants to validate their current testing approach.

3. Do I need to join from my Laptop/Computer? 

Answer: Yes. There will be hands-on activities involved. 

4. Any other prerequisites?

Answer: None – but this would be more relevant to someone with a testing or development experience.

5. Will this be hands-on training?

Answer: Yes, All topics will be covered with hands-on exercises.

6. If I have doubts in solving the assignment, or otherwise?

Answer: You can get your doubt solved with the instructor in the session, or can get in touch on a 1-1 communication channel.

7. What if I miss attending any session?

Answer: We highly encourage attending all the sessions live. However, if you miss a particular session, we will share the session recording so you can cover those topics before the next session. Please note that this will be approved on a case to case basis.

8. Will I get any post-workshop guidance?

Answer: Yes, our speaker is friendly and loves to help Testers. You can freely contact for any guidance and there will be monthly common sync-up as well.

9. Will I receive any material after the workshop?

Answer: Yes, you will receive notes/cheat-sheet.

10. Will I receive any certificate?

Answer: You will get one participation certificate and a completion certificate (on completing the final project).

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