Programming for Testers

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basic 16 450 kr excl. VAT 2 days Download PDF

Programming for Testers provides basic training in programming. Participants learn the principles and techniques for a modern programming language.

Programming for Testers is a two-day course for those wishing to obtain general, basic understanding of programming concepts. The course focuses on object-oriented programming, and is designed to provide participants with basic building blocks used in all programming. This knowledge will allow participants to read and understand many different programming languages.

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  • Daud Khan

    Daud Khan
    Daud Khan is a data and electronics engineer and one of our most qualified testers and test managers. He is an ISTQB® Certified Tester - Advanced Level - Full Advanced, and also has a series of other qualifications, such as PMI® CAPM® (Certified Associate in Project Management) and SCJP™ 6.0 (Sun Certified Java Programmer). Daud Khan has worked with quality assurance for ten years and has worked at System Verification since 2004. Daud Khan leads our courses in ISTQB Advanced Technical Test Analyst and Programming for Testers.

Do you have any questions about the course Programming for testers? Do not hesitate to contact our trainer Pierre Fröjd by e-mail

The course also gives insight into why certain errors and bugs occur in software programs and explains how to troubleshoot code, in order to provide better support for developers in the project. The course is also a good foundation for testers who want to start using test automation.

Upon completing the course, you should be able to:

• Read and understand code
• Follow code flows
• Troubleshoot code
• Write code

Who should attend?

Programming for Testers is designed for those working with test and quality assurance, but who wish to know more about programming basics.

Level and prerequisites

A few years experience from software testing.

Course structure

The purpose of the course is to train and increase programming skills, so the course mainly comprises practical exercises. Microsoft® C# .NET® is the programming language used in the course.

Tailored, in-house training

We can also offer our Programming for Testers course in-house in your company. For prices and more information, please contact Jonas Gyllenspetz on +46 73 661 28 05 or mail.

Course contents, Programming for testers

The basics
• What is a program?
• How is a program built?
• Comparisons with real-life scenarios

Object-oriented programming
• Object-oriented thinking
• What are the building blocks?
• Code examples

Languages and tools
• Selecting a programming language
• Tools for programming

Practical application
• Live coding
• Test
• Putting yourself in the developer’s shoes
• Troubleshooting
• Debugging
• Interesting exercises