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ISTQB® Certified Tester - Foundation Level v4.0 (English, CTFL)

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Professional software verification and testing is an important task that requires a professional training. The ISTQB® Certified Tester program is the world‘s most successful program for certifying software testers.

Very Early Bird
Valid Until 2024-03-04
€ 1.320,00
Valid Until 2024-05-03
€ 1.580,00
€ 1.760,00
Exam ISTQB® CTFL English
Price: € 200,00
Price Student: € 100,00

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09:00 - 17:00 Online English
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You will learn the following


You will learn basic terminology and principles of software testing


Testing in all phases of the software lifecycle


Plan costs and economic aspects of testing accordingly


Learn to use the right tools for software testing

The contents of the course

The course is an accredited training designed to prepare for the ISTQB® Certified Tester – Foundation Level exam. The course gives an understanding of typical activities, methods and techniques for software testing. The participants impart knowledge of the foundations of the test process: planning, designing, executing and reporting software tests. The training gives the participants an overview ranging from unit testing to system and acceptance testing and how test tools and test management tools can support these activities.

A Foundation Level Certified Tester can:

  1. Understand what testing is and why it is beneficial
  2. Understand fundamental concepts of software testing
  3.  Identify the test approach and activities to be implemented depending on the context of testing
  4. Assess and improve the quality of documentation
  5. Increase the effectiveness and efficiency of testing
  6. Align the test process with the software development lifecycle
  7. Understand test management principles
  8. Write and communicate clear and understandable defect reports
  9. Understand the factors that influence the priorities and efforts related to testing
  10. Work as part of a cross-functional team
  11. Know risks and benefits related to test automation
  12. Identify essential skills required for testing
  13. Understand the impact of risk on testing
  14. Effectively report on test progress and quality

Course language is English.


Chapter 1: Fundamentals of Testing
Chapter 2: Testing Throughout the Software Development Lifecycle
Chapter 3: Static Testing
Chapter 4: Test Analysis and Design
Chapter 5: Managing the Test Activities
Chapter 6: Test Tools 


The course will prepare you for the ISTQB® Certified Tester – Foundation Level exam in an optimal and efficient way. The ready-to-use testing techniques can be instantly used in your projects.


4 days

Target goup

  • Principal
  • Requirements engineer
  • Product manager
  • Project manager
  • Software architect
  • Software developer
  • Tester
  • Test manager
  • Quality manager
  • Business unit
  • Development manager

Book recommendation

We recommend the book "Foundations of Software Testing" by Dorothy Graham as a deepening on the topic.


This course is normally conducted by trainers from Software Quality Lab Academy GmbH. We also offer this course together with our strategic partner Nagarro. Seminar dates that are held by nagarro are marked with “Nagarro” in the date list.

Included in the seminar price

  • Training material
  • Writing pads (block and pen)
  • 2 coffee breaks per seminar day (mornings and afternoons) with coffee, tea, soft drinks and snacks
  • Seminar drinks in the seminar room (water and juices)
  • One lunch per seminar day incl. one drink per participant

For online courses the course price has been reduced by the catering, the seminar documents are usually available digitally.


After successfully completing the seminar, the certification exam can be taken online at any time. Booking for this is possible when registering for the seminar. You will receive information about registering for the exam when the seminar begins.

Accredited training provider of the ISTQB

We are an officially accredited training provider of the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB). You can find our accreditation documents and certificates on the certificates page.

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Places are still available exam available  –  Online Talk language English Frühbucherpreis € 1.580,00
Valid Until 2024-06-21
€ 200,00 Price Exam
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Places are still available exam available  –  Online Talk language English Frühbucherpreis € 1.580,00
Valid Until 2024-07-26
€ 200,00 Price Exam
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The seminar is confirmed and places are still available exam available  –  1030 Vienna Talk language German Early Bird € 1.850,00
Valid Until 2024-08-10
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