TMAP®: High-performance quality engineering
In today’s IT world cross-functional teams are expected to deliver business value with the right quality at speed. TMAP® supports this new way of working towards built-in quality which goes beyond just testing.
Performing QA & testing activities in an organization requires a wide variety of knowledge and skills. This training course enables professionals to perform these operational activities.
This training course is based on the book “Quality for DevOps teams” and the TMAP body of knowledge on www.tmap.net.
During this training course the participants (that typically are the QA & testing specialist in a cross-functional team) will get knowledge and practical experience with the following QA & testing subjects (amongst others):
- IT delivery models (incl DevOps and Scrum)
- The VOICE model for achieving business value by IT delivery
- CI/CD pipeline and tooling
- QA & Testing topics, such as:
- quality risk analysis & test strategy
- acceptance criteria
- test data management
- test excution, investigating & assessing outcomes
- monitoring & control
- reporting & alerting
- infrastructure & tooling
- Quality measures, such as Specifaction and Example, Feature toggles
- Test design entities relationships
- Test design: Data combination testing, State transition testing, Semantic testing
- Experience based testing and the value of unstructured testing.
Structure of the training course
The training course lets participants get experience on these subjects through short introductions followed by relevant exercises and leaves ample room for sharing experiences by all participants. During the course the participants will also practice exam questions.
This training course is for all people working in or with high-performance IT delivery teams (such as DevOps and Scrum) that are responsible for or heavily involved in quality engineering such as QA professionals, testers and operations people. Other relevant roles include business analysts, product owners, developers, quality engineers, users, scrum masters, agile coaches, release train engineers, etc.
Required advance knowledge
For this training course basic knowledge of information technology, working in teams and an Agile way of working is required. There are no specific certifications required but we strongly advise to first get the certificate “TMAP: Quality for cross-functional teams”.
This training course prepares for the exam “TMAP: High-performance quality engineering”.
This is a 1,5 hour exam with 40 questions.