DST - Diploma in Software Testing

About Profound Software Testing Course?

We being Human beings can commit errors. Errors introduced while developing Software Application can have impact on its functionality. Sometimes it may impact Software Application so severely that it can break the whole Software making it unfit for use. So assuming that Software Development process may introduce such errors, it becomes essential that all such errors whether major or minor are caught and removed well in advance before deploying the Software Application in production environment. “Software Testing” is a process which finds such errors which are called as bugs and makes the Software bug free. Hence Software Testing plays a very importance role, in improving the quality, reliability & performance of the system. A Trained Testing Engineer is required to fully test the System to ensure that it functions properly and meets the business needs.

Duration: 1.5 MONTHS
Eligibility: BE | BTech | MCA | MCS | MCM | MSc | BCA | BCS | BSc etc
Pre-requisite: Basic knowledge of Computers
Course Overview
  • Introduction to OS & Networking
  • Overview of Operating System
  • Concept of Process and Thread
  • Memory Management
  • Network Basics
  • Classification of Networks
  • Network Topologies
  • Network Communications and Protocols
  • TCP/IP Fundamentals
  • Database Fundamentals & SQL
  • Database Fundamentals
  • Normalization
  • SQL / PL-SQL
  • Stored Procedures / Functions
  • Triggers
  • Programming in C
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Data Types, Operators
  • Integrated Development Environment
  • Control Structures
  • Functions
  • Pointers
  • Arrays, Strings
  • Structures & Unions
  • Command line Arguments
  • Linux Fundamentals
  • Introduction to Linux
  • Basic Commands
  • Introduction to Software Applications
  • What is Software Application
  • Types of Software Applications
  • Components of Software
  • One Tier Architecture / Two Tier Architecture / Three Tier Architecture / Multi Tier Architecture
  • Application Domains
  • Application Models
  • Software Development Life Cycle
  • Phases of SDLC in detail
  • Project Team Organization Structure
  • Test Team Roles & Responsibilities
  • Various Application Issues
  • Waterfall Model
  • Iterative Model
  • Spiral Model
  • Agile Model
  • Introduction to Software Testing
  • What is Software Testing ?
  • 'V' model in detail
  • Verification Techniques
  • Reviews
  • Inspections
  • Walkthrough
  • Validation
  • Levels of Testing
  • Unit Testing
  • Integration Testing
  • System Testing
  • User Acceptance Testing
  • Software Testing Life Cycle
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Test Planning
  • Test Design
  • Test Execution
  • Test Closure
  • Economics of Testing
  • Testing Methodologies
  • Black Box Testing
    • Advantages & Disadvantages
  • White Box Testing
    • Statement Coverage
    • Decision Coverage
  • Test Design
  • Test Scenarios
    • Creating Test Scenarios from Use Case Diagram
  • Test Cases
    • Creation from Test Scenarios
    • Test Case Template
    • Test Case Review
  • Requirement Traceability Matrix
  • Test Case Management Tool
  • Test Data
  • Test Data Creation Techniques
    • Boundary Value Analysis
    • Equivalence Class Partitioning
    • Error guessing
    • Decision Table
    • State Transition Testing
  • Negative Testing
  • Best Practices of Test Design
  • Test Execution
  • Test Environment Setup
  • Smoke / Sanity Testing
  • Test Case Selection for Execution
  • Running Test Cases
  • Logging Defects
  • Retesting and Regression
  • Challenges in Test Execution
  • Test Closure Report
  • Defect Management
  • What is a Defect?
  • Why do bugs occur?
  • Defect Reporting
  • Defect Report Template
  • Defect Severity & Levels
  • Defect Priority & Levels
  • Defect Life Cycle
  • Defect Tracking Tools
  • Defect Prevention
  • Types Of Non Functional Tests
  • User Interface Testing
  • Usability Testing
  • Localization Testing
  • Internationalization Testing
  • Accessibility Testing
  • Performance Testing
  • Load Testing
  • Endurance Testing
  • Stress Testing
  • Configuration Testing
  • Compatibility Testing
  • Installation Testing
  • Security Testing
  • Quality
  • Software Quality Factors
  • Quality Management Systems (QMS)
  • Quality Assurance (QA) & Quality Control (QC)
  • Plan – Do – Check – Act
  • Testing Metrics
  • Skills for a Professional Tester
  • TestLink
  • Users, Roles and Permissions
  • Test Project Management
  • Managing project, Modules and Sub modules
  • Requirements Management
  • Test Plan Management
  • Test cases creation
  • Test Suit creation
  • Execution of Test cases
  • Reports and Charts
  • Bugzilla
  • Users, Roles and Permissions Management
  • Managing project, Modules and Submodules
  • Bug Life Cycle
  • Logging a bug
  • Retesting
  • Search functionality
  • Selenium IDE
  • Overview of Automated testing
    • Automation Process
    • Scope of Automation
    • Benefits of Automation
    • Selection of Automation Tool
  • Selenium as Automation Tool
    • Why Selenium
    • Selenium
    • Components [IDE, RC, Webdriver, Grid]
  • Selenium IDE
  • Installation
  • Selenium IDE Menu
  • Toolbar
  • Editor
  • Panes
  • Recording a Selenium Test Case
  • Running a Selenium Script
  • Creating Test Suit
  • Synchronization
  • Assertions
  • Verification commands
  • Debugging
    • Start
    • Breakpoint
    • Step
  • Regular Expressions
  • Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
  • Basic Concepts & Overview (Slides Only)
  • Unified Functional Testing (HP UFT)
  • Basic Concepts & Overview (Slides Only)
  • Interview Techniques
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Group Discussion
  • Resume Writing
  • Mock Test Based on MNC Test Pattern
  • Technical Assignments
  • Technical Test
  • Technical Interview
International Certification: Guidance for International Certification - ISTQB
Project: Testing Web Application


Why Software Testing Course at Profound is Different than other Software Testing Institute ?

  1. Strong focus on Placement and proven track record of placed students with MNCs in the field of Software Testing.
  2. Software Testing Course contents have been designed by understanding the need of Industry and level of Fresher / Student. Which makes Duration and Contents of course intensive than any other Software Testing Institute.
  3. One on One attention by Trainers fulfilling need of every student.
  4. Well equipped Class rooms available for Concept Sessions, Project discussions, Presentations, Brain storming giving feel of Corporate Environment
  5. Ample Lab facility available free of charge for exploring world of Testing.
  6. Extensive practical hands-on on every Topic guided by a Lab Trainer which helps in removing coding fear of a student.
  7. Design and Development of deadline oriented Real time projects under guidance of Experts provides feel of how to survive in competitive world.
  8. Exhaustive tests on each concept, on-line MCQ tests practice raises student's confidence in facing Recruitment exams held by Companies.
  9. Along with Technical competence, emphasis given for preparing Fresher on Interview skills and other Soft skills.
  10. Sincere efforts to build Technical competency in Fresher to make him Employable in Industry.

Software Testing Course FAQs

Testing is process of finding issues from the Application. If you have good analytical skills, have an eye for details and are good at documentation then this is a right career for you. Having knowledge of Programming will help doing in-depth Test of Software Application. Software Testing Course at Profound Edutech will help you sharpening these skills so that you can excel in the field of Software Testing.
Every developed Application needs to under go Testing before it is made available for client use. Hence there are great opportunities as a Manual Tester. Career in software testing can be really a fulfilling career. Once you are aware of Testing process, you can also develop skills in various specialized areas of Testing and Testing of applications belonging to different Domains. So its necessary that you learn these skills by joining Software Testing Institute like Profound Edutech.
Its comparatively easier to learn Software Testing than learning any programming language. However, your communication skills equally matter to your Technical skills. Our Software Testing Course will provide you knowledge of Test Process, how to design and develop Test, how to report Issues and knowledge on various testing tools. Those who are quick learners and love playing with Software Applications will enjoy learning Software Testing.
With the help of the well planned methodologies of Testing the future of software testing services is going to bloom--ensuring quality to end users and a rewarding career for software testers with a wide variety of testing techniques. There will be great demand for Automation and Performance testers. A good skill on scripting languages of these tools is basic necessity for succeeding in test automation. With dominance of Web Applications, Security will continue to be an area of concern calling for a specialized career in Security Testing. One can also look at developing expertize on process improvement models like CMMI, Six Sigma, and testing methodologies like agile.