The 'British Computer Society' or BCS, uses it's own syllabus for the Intermediate Certificate in Software Testing examination. This training course was created by using the latest 2015 BCS Intermediate syllabus with additional input from our own Expert Test Team. This ensures the training includes useful testing knowledge that goes above and beyond what is required to pass the BCS Intermediate Certificate in Software Testing exam. Testing4Success provides the best value for money BCS Intermediate training course.
Updated for 2016!
Accessed via our online learning system, the course is presented as a series of lessons and interactive learning experiences to teach all of the required knowledge to pass the BCS Intermediate exam. The course includes access to a training tutor to answer any questions during your study.
This training course is appropriate for both novice and intermediate Software Testers. In addition, others may also benefit from this course, such as; Test Managers, Project Managers or anyone else who may be interested in understanding software testing in general.
The BCS Intermediate level should be studied after completing the Foundation level, and a training tutor is always on-hand to answer questions along the way.
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This training course has been developed by our Accredited BCS Software Testing Trainer who created the course from the ground-up from the latest version of the BCS Intermediate examination syllabus. The lessons within the course include easy to read information, interactive multiple-choice questions, relevant keywords with descriptions and also access to your own personal training tutor. By using your twelve months access period to our on-line learning system, you can be assured that the content is always right up to date. Any change in the BCS syllabus(of which there have been many) will be reflected in the course almost immediately. Our training system provides easy access via an internet browser through a PC, Mac, Smartphone etc. and so can be accessed at home, work, or on the move!
The only way to be sure that you are ready to take the exam is to correctly answer multiple-choice questions. So our own BCS accredited training instructor created a comprehensive set of 200 multiple-choice quiz questions that covers everything in the latest examination syllabus. Just like in the real exam, this unique package includes 8 practice tests, each one consisting of 25 multiple-choice quiz questions. The student can attempt to answer each question, and then simply click to see the correct answer displayed. As the Intermediate syllabus and exam requires the candidate to know the Foundation level, we are also including 200 Foundation level quiz questions as a bonus. This is a great place to start your exam preparation, as you can ensure you level of knowledge at the Foundation level before attempting the Intermediate level questions.
We have created an exclusive suite of training videos to provide yet another way to learn the material. The videos cover a range of 'key' testing objectives displayed in an easy-to-digest video format. The videos provide a fun and highly-effective way to learn and prepare for the exam!
When you start your training course, your personal training tutor will contact you. From then on, for the next four months you will be able to ask your tutor any questions you may have. Each lesson within the training course has an 'Ask Tutor button. Simply click the button and ask your question. Your tutor will promptly respond to your question with a detailed answer. This service provides greater confidence to the student by allowing any questions they have to be answered during their study, which is normally only available when attending a classroom-based training course!.
This optional set of workshops is for those wishing to enhance their skills and experience in variety of testing disciplines. The workshops include tasks related to Process Improvements, Communication and Collaboration and Test Scripts, and will include constructive feedback from our training team.
In order to pass the exam, you will need to fully understand the software testing terms used. We have created a challenge consisting of 100 of the most important software testing terms that you need to know. You are first presented with the description of a term. You can then enter which term you think is correct, followed by revealing the right answer. This interactive learning tool is the perfect way to learn and recall the terms needed to pass your exam.
We have provided two testing skills simulations for you, Equivalence Partitioning and Boundary Value Analysis. Each skill test lets the user enter real values into simulated software followed by the correct values being displayed on screen.
Some people absorb information provided in a visual format much easier than text. So we have provided a set of mind-maps that includes all of the key components of the BCS Intermediate exam, in a visual format. This set is also a great revision tool when preparing to take the exam.
A useful guide on how to prepare for the all important exam day. The guide contains information based on what to do one week before and one day before the exam. Also, helpful tips on what to do on the exam day itself.
It is important to show any potential employer your qualifications. In the field of software testing, this can be difficult, as there are not many certifications to choose from. When you start our training course, we will send you a personalized certificate that you can present to any potential employer to show them that you have enrolled in a professional software testing training course.
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