Selenium Test Automation Basics - Live Online Certification Course
Get a certification in order to start automating and get to the next level as a tester with this course!
9:00 AM -
12:00 PM PT
TEST AUTOMATION ENGINEER SALARY
81,000 yearly USA
With testing and software development as a whole shifting more and more toward agile methodologies instead of traditional environments like waterfall, test automation is a crucial skill for testers to learn as teams are trying to eliminate as much manual testing (although it cannot be completely eliminated) as possible. According to The State of Testing Report 2015-2016 by TechWell, 41% of testers will be looking to develop technical automation skills within the next year. Our course will give you a solid foundation for learning automation, enabling you to automate in the field upon completion.
What will I learn?
Upon receiving your certification, you will have mastered the fundamentals of test automation, knowing how to plan how and what to automate, write test scripts, and execute tests.
Prerequisites and Requirements
Basic programming language skills, mainly with Java.
Our teaching methodology includes:
Access to a Slack channel (forum) for 24/7 support from fellow students and instructors
50 page test automation ebook for supplemental reading
The course consists of a 3-hour webinar, an assignment and discussions through Slack. The assignment is a very practical exercise using the tools that you will learn within this course, that you submit to be reviewed by the instructors who give you feedback. This helps you to solidify and validate what you have learned. Students have up to two weeks to finish the course. Upon completion, you will receive a certification from Abstracta Academy to display on your Linkedin and add to your resume.
You will also have:
Here are the topics that will be covered during the three hour live, online course:
Intro to automation
Record and playback
Locators, validations, Selenium's most used commands
Data and Parameterization
Meet the Instructors
Automation Quality Engineer
Skilled in development, software testing and continuous process improvement, Alexis is a certified Programmer Analyst, and has over 8 years of experience as automation engineer. He has much experience with SCRUM (Certified Scrum Master) and traditional software development cycles, and has also worked within different domains like health insurance, e-business, e-learning, the airline industry, and cloud computing. He has been involved in automation framework design and development, estimation effort, automation development, review and continuous integration setup for many clients such as Google, LAN Airlines, Carnival Cruises, McKesson.
Federico has over 10 years of experience in consulting, research and testing related to the area of development as well as more than 7 years of teaching experience at various universities. He has a Bachelor’s degree in computer engineering and graduated cum laude from University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain with a PhD in testing. While receiving his doctorate, he was a part of the eminent Alarcos Research Group which received the 2008 Quality Award in R&D, awarded by the Association of engineers of Castilla-La Mancha and the Federation of Enterprises of Technology. He has published scholarly articles and is frequently invited to participate in international conferences and seminars. He recently published “Introduction to Information Systems Testing,” one of the first books in Spanish on testing with a practical approach.
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