ISQI Certified Agile Essentials (CAE)

What topics are covered by the course?

Syllabus Key points

The Certified Agile Essentials course covers the following topics:

Day 1

Training/Exercises: Agile Manifesto, Agile Principles

Training/Exercises: Release Planning, Iteration Zero

Training/Exercises: Iteration Planning, Estimation

Training/Exercises: Requirement Review, Daily Stand-up

Day 2

Training/Exercises/Practical: Team Quality, Iteration Testing, Acceptance

Training/Exercises: Iteration Review (Showcase)

Training/Exercises: Retrospectives This course is presented by highly-experienced tutors using a mix of slides and discussions interspersed with handson practical exercises.

Each candidate is provided with all slides plus a separate course manual that covers each Learning Objective in detail and practice questions to allow candidates to measure their understanding. Candidates are also prepared for the exam with sample papers.

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at professionals who are experienced or those enjoying their first experiences working together in agile Projects who wish to become familiar with working in an agile environment. This includes:

Project Managers
Quality Managers
Software Development Managers
Business Analysts
IT Directors
Management Consultants

Entry Requirements There are no pre-requisites for attending this course.

What will I be able to do on completion?

After the course, successful participants will be able to:

value the principles behind the agile manifesto and the agile approach to software development
appreciate the roles within an agile team
understand how to contribute as a member of an agile team
apply a testing methodology to ensure that acceptance criteria are met
appreciate the importance of effective Iteration Reviews and how to contribute to continuous improvement through retrospectives

How will I be assessed?

The Exam

Delegates will be issued with a Pearson Vue exam voucher after the course and the exam can be taken at a local Pearson Vue centre. The exam consists of 40 multiple choice questions over an hour. Delegates are awarded a pass if they answer 65% of the questions correctly.(25% Extra time is available for non-native speakers or those who primary business language is not English).

Next steps

The Certified Agile Essentials course establishes a platform from which further more specialist skills and knowledge may be acquired. Holders of a Certified Agile Essentials certificate can continue on to higher level software testing qualifications, such as:

iSQI CMAP Mobile App Foundation

ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing (ISTQB CTFL).

Who are iSQI?

The International Software Quality Institute was established to help bring rigour and extended discipline to the field of software engineering. Founded in 1993, iSQI is a major exam provider to ISTQB, The British Computer Society, Pearson Vue and others. People taking courses

Guide Price: 750+VAT

Delivery: Classroom
Category: Software Testing »
Duration: 2 days
Qualification: iSQI Certified Agile Essentials

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