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Mobile Application Testing – Foundation Level

ITA-STQB is bringing to Italy a new certification just released worldwide by iSQI (International Software Quality Institute) for the certification of competences in the testing of mobile applications.

Get certified at STF 2014!

On June 25th and 26th, STF will host the Foundation Level Mobile Application Testing Course.
The certification examination will take place on June 26th after the training.


CMAP© Mobile App Testing - Foundation Level

Apps and mobiles have become an important element of today's society in a very short time frame. It is important that IT professionals are up to date with the latest developments of mobile technology, in order to understand the ever evolving impacts on testing, performance and security. These impacts transpire and influence how IT specialists develop and test software in their everyday work. A Mobile App Testing certified professional can support the requirements team in review of mobile application, improve user experience with a strong understanding of usability and have the ability to identify and apply appropriate methods of testing, including proper usage of tools, unique to mobile technology.

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Target Audience:

This course is aimed at professionals in the area of software quality and software testing, preferably on the level of ISTQB® Certified Tester - Foundation Level or with 2 years of experience in software testing: testers, test analysts, test designers, test managers (in relation to test processes and in contact with stakeholders) and managers.


A CMAP© Certified Mobile App Testing Professional can:

  • assist in adaptation of existing testing processes for testing of mobile applications
  • support the requirements team in review of mobile application
  •  adapt existing testing experience and knowledge and existing way of testing web and other applications to mobile testing including user expectations
  • identify and apply appropriate methods for testing of characteristics unique to mobile technology
  • apply appropriate techniques for testing in a mobile application project
  • identify and use appropriate tools to assist in mobile application testing including emulators/simulators
  • assist the mobile application team in identifying potential test automation activities and corresponding tools
  • improve user experience with a strong understanding of usability
  •  have the ability to identify and apply appropriate methods of testing including proper usage of tools, unique to mobile technology
  • assist in identification of requirements of a test lab for carrying out mobile application testing

Training Course outline:

  • Course Introduction
    • Introduction to Mobile Application Testing Certification
    • Introduction to Mobile Application Testing
  • Overview of Mobile World
    • Overview of Mobile World
    • Business Model in Mobile Space
    • Overview of Mobile Devices
    • Different types of Mobile Applications
    • Mobile Application Architecture
    • Development Platforms for Mobile Applications
  • Mobile Applications Test Types
    • Challenges of mobile application testing
    • Mobile application Testing
    • Emulators & Simulators
    • Differences in Mobile & Conventional Application Testing
    • Mobile Testing Types
  • Mobile Application Testing Process & Techniques
    • Mobile application Test Process and Strategy
    • Test Design Techniques used for Mobile Testing
    • Experience Based Testing Techniques
  • Tools and Automation
    • Automation Approaches
    • Automation Solutions
    • Automation Process
    • Exploring Automation tools
    • Test Environment and test lab


Recommended: ISTQB® CTFL

Course Duration: 
2 days



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Exam Structure: 

Exam duration: 1 hour (40 questions, 40 points)
Minimum total score: 65% (26 questions correct)