Software Quality Assurance for beginners

Program organized by IOFIT

2019-06-23 - 2019-08-11
09:00:00 - 13:00:00

Our Foundation Level SQA Course will teach you the knowledge and understanding fundamentals of Quality Assurance and manual software testing needed to start career as Intermediate QA Analyst. This is a classroom training course based in Calgary. Once you register for this courses, we will send you admission confirmation and invitation to attend training.

Course information:

  • Classroom component training (only weekends and weekdays)
  • Theory + Practical exposure on Quality Assurance course content: over 80 hours in total
  • Work on real-time project to apply your learning
  • Working experience on Jira/Zephyr tool for test case and defect management
  • FREE Session on Canadian Workplace Culture and How to survive on job from Industry Experts (New)
  • Resume writing Assistance 
  • Guidance on LinkedIn Profile Update
  • Online library with full of all resource contents, study materials, journal articles and conference webinar video’s
  • Recruitment Agency personal referral’s
  • Guide on ISTQB Certification and past question papers with solution
  • Starting salary after completion this course (Calgary/Edmonton): 45k per year or $35 per hour


  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office and computers
  • Diploma or degree from registered institute either in Canada or abroad in English medium
  • Good communication skills

What you will achieve:

  • Certificate of course completion from Institute of IT Training Calgary
  • Hands on experience with Software Testing Tools (Jira/Zephyr and Excel Spreadsheet)
  • Lots of practice examples and home assignments to build your confidence
  • Can start Intermediate Quality Assurance Analyst or Software Tester job in marketplace

How to join this course:

  • Register with your name, email address and $100 registration fees HERE (We only take students who are registered, paid registration fees and committed to this course. 

Topics to cover:

  • Software Development Life Cycle.
  • Basic concepts of Software Quality Assurance
  • Software Terminologies
  • Different type of Applications
  • Client server
  • Web Applications
  • Desktop Applications
  • Different type of testing
  • White Box testing (Unit Testing)
  • Black Box testing
  • Integration Testing
  • End to End Testing
  • Functional Testing
  • Database Testing
  • Browser Testing
  • GUI Testing
  • User Acceptance Testing
  • Regression Testing
  • Selecting Test Cases for testing
  • Prioritizing test cases
  • Which test cases to execute for Regression
  • Create regression test cycle under Zephyr/Jira, assign regression test cases, execute and report on daily scrum basis
  • Pre-Prod testing
  • PROD validations
  • Hypercare/Warranty period validations
  • Different types of testing techniques (Equivalent Partitioning, Boundary Value Analysis, Use Case, State Transitioning, and many)
  • Different types of Environments (Dev, Test, UAT, Pre-Prod, PROD)
  • Testing Business Documents
  • Gathering Requirements
  • Test Plan
  • Test scenarios
  • Test cases
  • Test Execution & Testing Cycle
  • Defect management using severity and priority
  • Change Management
  • Release Management (for minor and major releases)
  • Bug life Cycle
  • Identifying and Reviewing Bugs
  • Bug Analysis
  • Live Project 1 – Functional Testing for web-development project
  • Live Project 2 – Regression Testing for wed enhancement
  • Live Project 3 – System Integration Testing for a large Dummy project
  • Unlimited access to class material from for laptop, mobile or tablet; anytime anywhere
  • No limits on attending classrooms for upcoming batch
  • Support till you find job and placed in QA field