Course Description

Software testing is a critical activity for all software projects. Without it software would fail to deliver the required value to businesses, stakeholders, and customers. This practical hands-on course covers the core ingredients for effective software testing. The course is suitable for beginner and intermediate testers who need to learn real-world testing terminology, concepts, processes, and techniques. As a result of attending this course, you will have a good working knowledge of software testing and what it takes to design and execute effective testing of software, regardless of the technology.

The ‘Practical Software Testing’ course is delivered by seasoned software testing practitioner consultants who undertake software testing and test management activities on a daily basis. Who should attend The course is relevant to junior testers, experienced testers, test analysts, test managers and business analysts.


Previous experience in software testing is not necessary; however, general knowledge of the information technology industry is an advantage.

Course presentation

The course is presented by an experienced software testing practitioner.

Training style

The course is conducted in a classroom style. Candidates use practical tasks to consolidate theoretical concepts. Any testing-related problems encountered in the workplace can be discussed in the course.

Course materials, certification and assessment

Comprehensive course notes are provided. Practical exercises, which are completed during the course, are handed in for evaluation. On successful completion of this course, the Harmony Certificate in Practical Software Testing is awarded. The candidate’s result will be displayed on their certificate