Course Overview

Part of the internationally recognized software testing scheme, candidates will take their knowledge and skills to an internationally recognized advanced level. Based on the syllabus, certification focuses on the advanced skills required for a test manager.

Testing Process

  • Introduction
  • Test Planning, Monitoring and Control
  • Test Analysis
  • Test Design
  • Test Implementation
  • Test Execution
  • Evaluating Exit Criteria and Reporting
  • Test Closure Activities

Test Management

  • Introduction
  • Test Management in Context
  • Risk-Based Testing and Other Approaches for Test Prioritization and Effort Allocation
  • Test Documentation and Other Work Products
  • Test Estimation
  • Defining and Using Test Metrics
  • Business Value of Testing
  • Distributed, Outsourced, and Insourced Testing
  • Managing the Application of Industry Standards


  • Introduction
  • Management Reviews and Audits
  • Managing Reviews
  • Metrics for Reviews
  • Managing Formal Reviews

Defect Management

  • Introduction
  • The Defect Lifecycle and the Software Development Lifecycle
  • defect Report Information
  • Assessing Process Capability with Defect Report Information

Improving the Testing Process

  • Introduction
  • Test Improvement Process
  • Improving the Testing Process
  • Improving the Testing Process with TMMi
  • Improving the Testing Process with TPI Next
  • Improving the Testing Process with CTP
  • Improving the Testing Process with STEP

Test Tools and Automation

  • Introduction
  • Tool Selection
  • Tool Lifecycle
  • Tool Metrics

People Skills-Team Composition

  • Introduction
  • Individual Skills
  • Test Team Dynamics
  • Fitting Testing Within an Organization
  • Motivation
  • Communication

  • It shows you have a strong commitment to the testing profession, self-improvement, and leadership.
  • It demonstrates you have advanced software testing skills and are ready to lead others.
  • It proves you have the desire to move higher in your career and your organization as a manager.

  • Anyone working in software testing who have achieved an advance point in their career.
  • A tester, test analyst, test engineer, test consultant, test manager, user acceptance tester and software developer
  • People who have achieved an advanced point in their careers in software testing.
  • People who are aspired to take there Advanced level Test Manager Certification Exam.

Successful completion of the Software Tester Foundation level and minimum testing experience is recommended.

  • Duration of exam: 3 Hours
  • Number of questions: 65
  • Exam Format: Complex Multiple Choice Questions
  • Mode of Exam: Closed book
  • Passing Score: 65%
  • No electronic devices are permitted

Note – This certificate does not expire or require renewal.

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