Mobile application testing is a process by which application software developed for handheld mobile devices is tested for its functionality, usability and consistency. With a growing number of different mobile devices in a variety of shapes and sizes entering the market, this amoung various other factors, are extremely important for consideration throughout the testing phases, to allow for as many scenarios to be taken into account as possible. Join one of the accredited ISTQB CTFL-MAT courses to find out more and see discover ways to deal with the variopus issues that can arrise when testing mobile applications.
ISTQB® Mobile Application Tester certification complements the core foundation level as a specialist module. It provides an theoretical background for testers working in the mobile application industry.
Chapter 1: Mobile World - Business and Technology Drivers
Mobile Analytics Data
Business Models for Mobile App
Mobile Device Types
Types of Mobile Applications
Mobile Application Architecture
Test Strategy for Mobile Apps
Challenges of Mobile Application Testing
Risks in Mobile Application Testing
Chapter 2: Mobile Application Test Types
Testing for Compatibility with Device Hardware
Testing for App Interactions with Device Software
Testing for Various Connectivity Methods
Chapter 3: Common Test Types and Test Process for Mobile Applications
Common Test Types applicable for Mobile Applications
Additional Test Levels applicable for Mobile Applications
Experience-based Testing Techniques
Mobile Test Process and Approaches
Chapter 4: Mobile Application Platforms, Tools and Environment
Development Platforms for Mobile Applications
Common Development Platform Tools
Emulators & Simulators
Setting up a Test Lab
Chapter 5: Automating the Test Execution
Automation Tools Evaluation
Approaches for setting up an Automation Test Lab
Testers, Test Analysts, Test Engineers, Test Consultants, Test Managers, User Acceptance Testers and Software Developers that are testing mobile applications.
Have successfully passed the ISTQB® CTFL Certification exam and hold the certificate.
First experience in mobile application testing is recommended, but not required.
Download the syllabi for this certification or see sample exams.