- This course is fee-for-service only and there is NO government funding available.
- 97% employment success. Enrol today and get FREE examination fees and direct access to our Career Services team
No matter how long you have been in the technology industry, if you have an interest in understanding the basic concepts of software testing and are looking to brush up on your terminology, then the BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level training is for you.
This qualification is ideal for learning all about the fundamental concepts of software testing. The CTFL focuses on the common language for efficient and effective communication with other testers and project stakeholders.
The certification will make sure you can design and prioritise tests by using common techniques as well as nurture your ability to analyse both functional and non-functional specifications such as performance and usability.
You’ll also learn how to successfully execute tests according to agreed test plans, and analyse and report on the results of these tests. It’ll familiarise you with different types of testing tools and their uses.
Who's It For?
ISTQB® is the leading voice in software testing competency certifications globally. Drawing from the knowledge of hundreds of international experts, the ISTQB® certification provides practical testing knowledge and explains the terminology and concepts that are used globally in the testing domain. If you want to start your career in software testing then the ISTQB (CTFL) is the perfect starting point.
- Software testers
- Test analysts
- Test engineers
- Test consultants
- Test managers
- User acceptance testers
- Software developers
- Project managers
- Quality managers
- Software development managers
- Vusiness analysts
- IT directors
- Management consultants
Potential career outcomes could include:
- Software tester
- OnlineOnline delivery - online course content with the exception of assessments and work placement
- BlendedBlended delivery - both online course content and partial face to face requirements
- In-classIn class delivery - predominately face to face course content conducted at a specific location
- VirtualVirtual Delivery - Live and interactive classroom-style learning conducted completely online
Duration Study Load
- 10 hours
- 12 months unlimited access
How will I learn?
We offer exclusive and unique learning tech with ELSA and the Percipio App.
This is a unique benefit when studying with the Learning People, as you’ll be able to move through the training more efficiently and find the process easier to navigate.
You’ll gain access to thousands of microlearning assets in your browser while you’re learning from the best tech learning platform in the world, wherever you are in the world.
The simple interface will help accelerate your learning and increase utilisation, with one-click access to your content. You’ll work from your personalised learning playlist, designed to help you reach your career goals.
- No entry requirements needed for this course
Why learn with us:
- We’ll get you career-ready and help place you into the industry
- Award-winning digital education
- Industry-leading tuition with 1-2-1 personal tutor access
- A global community of 40,000 students
- Unrivalled 360 Career Services and StudentCare™
- Access virtual seminars and classrooms
- We only partner with the biggest accreditors in the world
- Gain invaluable industry experience
- Change career, start fresh or simply advance in your current role
- Exclusive student benefits; Alumni community, industry events and lots more
- 1 x 60-minute exam, 40 questions. Includes practice exam and questions
During your studies, the Career Services team will equip you with the knowledge needed to tackle the complex jobs market and boost your employability
By the time you’ve completed your course, you will have the tools and confidence to dive into a role that suits you
You will receive a dedicated Careers Service eBook, divided into 3 phases. Each phase will give insight into the jobs market with tailored support to guide your job search. You must complete the work included before unlocking the next phase of our Career Services.
Students who complete all 3 phases of Career Services achieve 97% employment success.
- Black-box & White-box Testing Techniques
- Test Process Fundamentals
- Test Management
- Testing & the Software Development Lifecycle
- Test Monitoring & Control
- And more!
About Learning People
At Learning People, we are tech career experts with a mission to demystify the technology industry.
With ten years of industry experience, we’re advocates for career-ready education. We provide industry-recognised certifications in cybersecurity, coding, IT and project management, to help advance or start your career in tech.
We're committed to delivering the best possible student experience whilst you’re completing your studies. This includes our exclusive Career Services, which will give you all the tools needed to maximise your employment potential.
Why choose Learning People?
- They’ll get you career-ready and help place you in the industry
- Accredited by CompTIA, Skillsoft, The Project Management Institute and much more
- Receive award-winning digital education
- Industry-leading tuition with 1:1 personal tutor access
- Support from a global community of over 30,000 students
- Unrivalled 360 Career Services and StudentCare™
- Access to virtual seminars and classrooms
- Gain globally sought-after qualifications and certifications
- Exam booking support & free resits
- Get hands-on industry experience
- Exclusive student benefits: Alumni community, industry events and lots more!