The ISTQB® Specialist Module " Mobile Application Testing" of the Certified Tester offers you an insight into the basic methods, procedures and tools used to test mobile applications.
Chapter 1: Mobile World - Business and Technology Drivers
Mobile Analytics Data
Business Models for Mobile App
Mobile Device Types
Types of Mobile Applications
Mobile Application Architecture
Test Strategy for Mobile Apps
Challenges of Mobile Application Testing
Risks in Mobile Application Testing
Chapter 2: Mobile Application Test Types
Testing for Compatibility with Device Hardware
Testing for App Interactions with Device Software
Testing for Various Connectivity Methods
Chapter 3: Common Test Types and Test Process for Mobile Applications
Common Test Types applicable for Mobile Applications
Additional Test Levels applicable for Mobile Applications
Experience-based Testing Techniques
Mobile Test Process and Approaches
Chapter 4: Mobile Application Platforms, Tools and Environment
Development Platforms for Mobile Applications
Common Development Platform Tools
Emulators & Simulators
Setting up a Test Lab
Chapter 5: Automating the Test Execution
Automation Tools Evaluation
Approaches for setting up an Automation Test Lab
The Foundation Level qualification is aimed at anyone involved in software testing who wishes to broaden their knowledge of Mobile Application Testing or anyone who wishes to start a specialist career in Mobile Application Testing.
Professionals with experience in traditional testing methods who wish to acquire specific competence in mobile application testing.
Junior test professionals who are starting their career in testing and want to learn more about the role of the tester in the development of mobile applications.
Professionals experienced in their respective roles who need more understanding and knowledge about managing testing at all levels of mobile projects.
These professionals can work in different roles, such as testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers, or software developers.
Mobile Application Testing Foundation Level certification may also be suitable for people who want a deeper understanding of software testing in the mobile world, such as project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors, or management consultants.
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We ensure a limitless supply of hot and cold drinks throughout the duration of the course. So you can leave your thermos flask and water bottle at home, and let us serve you.
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Some of the course content requires further discussions and, when considered in-depth, throws up further questions which cannot be resolved within a normal training day. To this end, for all our 4- and 5-day courses we offer an in-depth session on one morning or evening, including catering. The participants jointly agree whether they would prefer to get up earlier or stay later, and which topics they would prefer to explore in greater depth with our coach in an informal atmosphere.
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The DIN/ISO 17024 requirements stipulate that training companies cannot themselves provide the examination. An independent certification institute carries out the examination, not least to ensure the independent quality control of our training courses. We offer you the services of the certification institute so that you don’t incur the additional hassle of securing an examination appointment. We invoice the examination fee and organise your exam at the end of the course. You can simply focus on getting prepared.
In addition to their teaching work, all of our trainers have been and continue to be involved in projects, with each of them possessing more than 15 years of professional experience in various sectors. They have also all additionally acquired teaching qualifications. It is important to us not just to teach the training material, but also to enable each participant to enact what they have learned in the workplace. The point is for it to not feel superimposed, but instead for the acquired knowledge to be incorporated effortlessly into your own work.
We don’t hold with dilapidated offices that are unfit for running a business from but which are deemed good enough for a week’s training, and whose lack of light makes it easier to read the PPT slides. We know that a sense of well-being helps you learn better. That is why all our rooms are well-lit and have large windows. They feature a wealth of opportunities for creative development. Breaks are always spent outside the classrooms. After all, a change of scene is a key element to then being able to once more concentrate on the course content. And we of course also provide a sufficient supply of hot and cold drinks, as well as the necessary nerve-soothing snacks. Is there anything else we can help you with? Then please let us know! We make many things possible.
Whether it’s alone or in a group, as an open seminar with participants from several companies, or in-house with your own colleagues; whether standardised with certification exams, or tailored to your own professional practice – we provide the right training for a great variety of topics. Even if you wish to combine certain course content, want to put something special together for a distributed team, or are interested in tiered pricing and loyalty bonuses, please get in touch with us directly. We are experienced and flexible, and can offer all teaching programmes as virtual courses and in several languages. We are happy to provide you with an individually tailored offer – we just have to get to know you and your requirements.
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You can visit one of our courses for half a day, and then decide whether you want to do your training with us or book a course for your entire team. Just let us know and we will be happy to provide you with trial participation.
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If you or your company support the Association for Software Quality and Further Education (ASQF) via a membership, we provide a 10% discount on your examination fees.
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We believe that a good atmosphere is conducive to good learning – that’s why we set great store by presenting the course content in an entertaining way, with plenty of anecdotes from our trainers’ practical experience – in short, it should be fun. That’s why there is a EUR 100.00 discount for every day on which no one laughs.
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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 Mobile Application Testing Foundation Level Certificate exam will be based on the ISTQB® CTFL-MAT syllabus.
The Mobile Application Testing Foundation Level exam is multiple choice. There are 40 questions. To pass the exam, at least 65% of the questions (i.e., 26 questions) must be answered correctly. Hands-on objectives and exercises will not be examined. To take the exam for the Mobile Application Testing candidates must have the ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL®) certificate.
Answers to exam questions may require knowledge based on more than one section of this syllabus. All sections of the syllabus are examinable, except for the introduction and appendices. Our trainers optimally prepare you for the ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level - Mobile Application Testing exam. For years, the number of our attendees passing the exam is above average. You already want to prepare yourself before the course starts? Please have a look at the ISTQB® CTFL-MAT syllabus.
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Björn is the quality fanatic among our coaches. As the Managing Consultant of trendig technology services GmbH, he has over 15 years of experience in both English and German projects within agile as well as traditional organisations. His work continues to focus on software quality assurance, integrated technology and operations (ITOps), IT service management (ITIL), test management, test data management, test infrastructure management and mobile application testing in small-scale through to major projects. Björn has helped co-develop several training courses in areas including security engineering and mobile app testing, and, as a scrum master, is an experienced team teacher and popular coach. He has wide-ranging industry experience, from financial service providers and energy suppliers through to e-commerce, healthcare and online marketing providers. Björn also heads up our mobile app testing lab.
When Björn isn’t working as a coach and consultant, he likes to put on his hiking boots and set off for several weeks on tours of distant parts of Asia. No matter whether it’s gathering honey from wild bees or climbing in the Himalayas – Björn’s travel experiences are at least as special and varied as his experience gained during everyday working life, which he is happy to share with his course participants when coaching. Björn feels it is important that the training courses provide participants with lots of useful things they can apply in their work, and that they enjoy learning with and from one another.
To ensure this happens, it is important for the coach to occasionally put on the brakes, he says. That’s because too much detail can sometimes scare off those participants who first have to familiarise themselves with the subject matter. It is therefore important, says Björn, to be a human first, and a coach second.