The Foundation Level content forms the backbone of the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) Certified Tester Scheme. It is applicable to various software delivery practices, including Agile, Waterfall, Continuous Delivery, and DevOps. This certification is designed for anyone who wants to validate practical expertise in the fundamental software testing concepts, including the individuals performing the job roles, such as a Test Engineer, a Tester, a Test Consultant, a Test Analyst, a User Acceptance Tester, a Test Manager, as well as a Software Developer. The certificate also suits those practitioners who want to gain a fundamental understanding of software testing. These professionals can take up the following positions: a Software Development Manager, a Quality Manager, a Project Manager, an IT Director, a Management Consultant, and a Business Analyst.
This program is developed based on a number of market studies as well as feedback from the stakeholders in the ISTQB ecosystem. The syllabi of certification exams are created and reviewed by the leading testing experts within the industry. Now let’s have a brief look at all the certificates covered within the ISTQB portfolio.
Be a Great Problem Solver.
Have Strong analytical skills.
Have Strong attention to detail.
Have Strong Verbal and Written communication skills.
Be Active Listener.
Have Negotiation Skills.
Foresee potential issues and risks.