Trainer: Bas Dijkstra
Do you have a couple of years of test automation experience under your belt, and are you ready to take the next step?
Do you want to learn what it takes to get a deeper understanding of the test automation field and what it takes to build reliable and maintainable test automation solutions that scale?
This course builds on your current experience and provides you with a deep dive into the core concepts and principles of software development and test automation. Through many hands-on exercises, you'll learn how to apply web, mobile and API testing to create a robust and future-proof test automation solution and make it an integral part of your overall software development lifecycle.
Yes. An invoice detailing the instalment terms will be sent to you after you register for this course.
We try to accommodate everyone’s schedule, however, the course generally runs from 3pm to 6:30pm on weekdays.
Ad hoc sessions with the instructor can also be booked by arrangement.
This course continues where the Automation for Functional Testers course finished. The Automation for Functional Testers course is a prerequisite for this course.
You do not need any special equipment, however, an external mouse and a second screen will be helpful.
This course only uses freely available and open source software, so no additional investment is required. Detailed instructions for installing this software and preparing your system for the course will be sent to you well in advance.
Yes, each session is recorded and made available to you afterwards. If you have a problem with you being recorded, we can make arrangements so that everybody is comfortable to attend and participate in the course.
Practical exercises are a big part of this course, both during the sessions as well as take-home exercises in between sessions. At the end of the course, you will be required to complete a capstone assignment which assesses your grasp of everything that has been covered in the sessions. No theory questions will be asked No theory questions will be asked.
Yes, indeed this is the intention. Our trainers are not only excellent practitioners in their field, they also have extensive experience in transferring their experience and knowledge to others in a pleasant and comfortable manner. They also enjoy sharing many amusing and illuminating anecdotes from their careers to-date.
The course covers various industry-standard, open source tools, such as Selenium WebDriver for browser automation, REST Assured for REST API automation, Appium for automation of mobile web and native mobile applications, and Jenkins for Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD).
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