Advanced Level Test Analyst contents:

  • Testing Process
  • Testing in the Software Development Lifecycle
  • Test Planning, Monitoring and Control
  • Test Analysis and Design
  • Test Implementation and Execution
  • Evaluating Exit Criteria and Reporting
  • Test Closure Activities
  • Test Management
  • Test Progress Monitoring and Control
  • Distributed, Outsorced and Insourced Testing
  • Risk-based Testing
  • Test Techniques
  • Specification-based Techniques
  • Defect-based Techniques
  • Experience-based Techniques
  • Testing Software Quality Characteristics
  • Accuracy Testing
  • Suitability Testing
  • Interoperability Testing
  • Usability Testing
  • Accessibility Testing
  • Reviews
  • Using Checklist in Reviews
  • Defect Management
  • Defect Report Fields
  • Defect Classification
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Test Tools
  • Test Design Tools
  • Test Data Preparation Tools
  • Automated Test Execution Tools

Exam Structure

The Advanced Level - Test Analyst certification exam is paper – based, in the form of a multiple – choice test in English. It consists of 60 questions; each question has only one correct answer. Passing score – 65%. Duration of the exam – 180 minutes, extended by 25% for non-native speakers, i.e. 225 minutes.