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29.07.2024 - 31.07.2024
1380.00 €
26.08.2024 - 28.08.2024
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1380.00 €
16.09.2024 - 18.09.2024
1173.00 €
28.10.2024 - 30.10.2024
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1173.00 €
25.11.2024 - 27.11.2024
online webinar
1173.00 €
16.12.2024 - 18.12.2024
1173.00 €

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requirements engineering seminar for beginners

In this foundation level seminar, you learn the most important requirements terms, which is the basis for every software development. Recent studies show that 50% of all projects are delayed or fail due to incorrect and incomplete requirements. Therefore, it is necessary to identify and determine requirements to ensure successful results.

We address the most important processes and methods, which will help you identify, collect, document, verify and manage requirements. We guide you through the verification and validation phase, in which gaps and inconsistencies become quickly obvious. The more planned, efficient and effective the requirements management, the better the results.

All our trainers have many years of experience in the field of requirements engineering, and a have track record as consultants in small and big projects.

content & syllabus

The content corresponds to the curriculum published by the International Requirements Engineering Board (IREB®). Furthermore, our trainers practice with you and give you as many hands-on scenarios as possible to help you apply the previously learned.


I. Introduction and Foundations

II. System and System Context
Identify, Determine and Apply System, System Context and Boundaries  

III. Requirements Elicitation
Requirements Sources, Requirements Categorization according to the Kano Model, Elicitation Techniques

IV. Requirements Documentation
Document Design, Document Types, Document Structures, Use of Requirements Documents, Quality Criteria for Requirements and the Requirements Document, Glossary

V. Documentation of Requirements using Natural Language
Language Effects, Requirements Construction using Templates

VI. Model-based Documentation of Requirements
The term ‘Model’, Goal Models, Use Cases, Three Perspectives of Requirements, Requirements Modeling in the Data-, Functional- and Behavioral Perspective

VII. Requirements Validation and Negotiation
Fundamentals of Requirements Validation and Negotiation, Quality Aspects, Principles and Techniques of Requirements Validation, Requirements Negotiations

VIII. Requirements Management
Assigning Attributes to Requirements, Views on Requirements, Prioritizing Requirements, Requirements Traceability, Versioning of Requirements, Management of Requirements Changes, Measurement for Requirements

IX. Tool Support
Types of Tools, Introducing and Evaluating Tools

trendig technology services GmbH is an accredited partner of the IREB® International Requirements Engineering Board

target group

The IREB® Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering – Foundation Level is perfect for beginners. The foundation level provides an insight into the professional field, activities and technical terms of Requirements Engineers.  Personnel  from the management and technical field will benefit from this training course:

  • Requirements Engineers
  • Domain Experts
  • Project or IT Manager
  • Quality Manager
  • Software Tester
  • Software Developers
  • System Analysts

No particular requirements needed. Analytical thinking, experiences with requirements problems and overview of development process may be helpful for a deeper understanding of some issues.

exam & certification

The participation in the exam is optional. We assume that you take the exam after the training course. However, please inform us during the course booking if you wish NOT to attend the exam.

The exam lasts 75 minutes and takes place immediately after the seminar on the last training course day. Non-native speakers are eligible for additional exam time of 15 minutes. We help you organising your participation in the exam. The independent certification body charges 250,00 Euro plus VAT for the examination, which we invoice together with the training course fee.

Our trainers optimally prepare you for the IREB® Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering Foundation Level exam.  For two years, the number of our attendees passing the exam is above average. If you pass, you will become a member of the global community of more than 50,000 IREB Foundation Level-Certified Requirements Engineers from over 83 countries. The certificate is the independent proof of your expertise, which is already expected in the professional field by some clients and employers.

You would like to prepare for the IREB certification exam? Here you can take the IREB CPRE Foundation Level Online Practice Examination in German or English language (without certificate)

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