About the program

Mobile phones, tablets, and other mobile devices require special mobile testing knowledge therefore any kind of knowledge that you can prove you have as an ASTQB Certified Mobile Tester. If you are interested in mobile phone testing, mobile app testing, or tablet testing, and you want any of these:

  • a promotion
  • a career change
  • a job

Learning Objectives

Through presentation, discussion, practice exam questions, and hands-on exercises, attendees will learn how to:

  • Explain the expectations for a mobile application user and how this affects test prioritization
  • Explain the challenges testers encounter in mobile application testing and how the environments and skills must change to address those challenges
  • Summarize the different types of mobile applications
  • Explain how equivalence partitioning can be used to select devices for testing
  • Describe how some software development lifecycle models are more appropriate for mobile applications
  • Explain why use cases are a good source of testing requirements for mobile applications
  • Describe different approaches to risk analysis
  • Explain how coverage goals will influence the level and type of testing to be conducted
  • Describe how test analysts should take the device and application into consideration when creating test conditions
  • For a given mobile testing project apply the appropriate test design techniques
  • Recall the purpose of testing for the correctness of an application
  • Explain the important considerations for planning security testing for a mobile application
  • Summarize the concepts of perspectives and personas for use in mobile application testing
  • Summarize how device differences may affect testing
  • Explain the use of Test storming for deriving test conditions
  • Create a test approach that would achieve stated performance testing goals
  • Recall aspects of the application that should be tested during performance testing
  • Explain why real devices are needed when simulators are used for testing
  • For a given mobile testing project, select the appropriate criteria to be
  • verified with usability testing
  • Explain the challenges for portability and reliability testing mobile applications
  • Recall the expected capabilities for mobile application testing tools
  • Explain the use of generic tools in testing mobile applications
  • Recall the sources of data for a mobile application
  • Explain the differences between browser-based and native device applications
  • Explain why testing is not conducted entirely on real devices
  • For a given mobile testing project, determine how and when to use simulators/emulators during testing
  • Recall how to verify the reliability of a simulator/emulator
  • For a given mobile testing project, determine how and when to use cloud-based testing
  • Explain how the cloud can be used to support performance testing

Course curriculum

  1. Introduction to Mobile Testing (75 mins)

    1. What is a Mobile Application
    2. Expectations from Mobile Users
    3. Challenges for Testers :
      1. Frequent Releases
      2. Portability/Compatibility
        1. Screen size, Connection type, Different OS versions, Power consumption and battery life, Usability, Internationalization
    4. Necessary Skills
    5. Equipment Requirements
    6. Lifecycle Models
  2. Mobile Test Planning and Design (60 mins)

    1. Identify Functions and Attributes
    2. Identify and Assess Risks
      1. Total downloads, Application users, Active user rate, New users,
      2. Frequency of visit, Depth of visit, Duration, Bounce rate
    3. Determine Coverage Goals
      1. Requirements, Risks, Functions, Code,
      2. Devices, Connectivity, Geography, User perspectives
    4. Determine Test Approach
      1. Environments, People, Industry context, Schedules
      2. Scope, Evaluation, methods
    5. Identify Test Conditions and Set Scope
    6. Regression Testing
    7. Test Design
  3. Quality Characteristics for Mobile Testing(290 mins)

    1. Functional Testing
      1. Correctness
      2. Security : in mobile, approach
      3. Interoperability
    2. Non Functional Testing
      1. Performance Testing
      2. Usability Testing
      3. Portability Testing
      4. Reliability Testing
  4. Mobile Environments and Tools (285 mins)
    1. Application to Mobile
    2. Generic Tools
    3. Commercial or Open Source Tools
    4. Environments and Protocols
    5. Browser-based Applications
    6. Native Device Applications
    7. Hybrid Applications
    8. Real Devices, Simulators, Emulators and the Cloud
    9. Real Devices
    10. Simulators
    11. Emulators
    12. Cloud
    13. Performance Test Tools and Support
    14. Test Automation
    15. Tool Support
    16. Skills Needed
  5. Mobile Future-Proofing(135 mins)

    1. Expect Rapid Growth
    2. Build for Change
    3. Architect the Testing
    4. Enable Efficient Maintenance
    5. Select Tools for Flexibility
    6. Select Partners Carefully
    7. Plan for the Future
    8. Lifecycle Models
    9. Alternative Testing
    10. Anticipating the Future

Meet your mentor

ABOUT TRAINER SOLOMON:

  • 10 years of IT experience in software testing, quality assurance and quality management.
  • Have extensively trained participants in the areas of Software Testing Concepts, Quality Assurance, Quality Center, QTP, JIRA and Selenium.
  • Have mentored resources and helped set a career path and achieve testing certifications.

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What kind of learning does Infotek-Solutions provide?

@Infotek, we offer instructor-led online live sessions and classroom-based trainings for various courses to the learners.

Are classes @Infotek-Solutions conducted through online video streaming?

Yes, the classes @Infotek-Solutions are conducted through online video streaming where there is two-way communication between users and instructors. The users can speak by using a microphone, chat by sending a message through a chat window and share their screens with an instructor. For better understanding, users also get recorded video of the class.

Who are the instructors @Infotek-Solutions?

@Infotek-Solutions, we have an instructor community of industry professionals who are working in leading organizations and are veterans in their respective fields. These experts belong to various industries and are willing to share their talent with learners like you.
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