ISTQB® Foundation Extension Agile Tester

Begin date
11 Apr 2022
Number of Classes
Course price
500 EUR

Course description

Agile testing is a relatively new approach to software testing that follows the principles of agile software development as outlined in the Agile Manifesto. A tester on an Agile project will work differently than one working on a traditional project. Testers must understand the values and principles that underpin Agile projects, and how testers are an integral part of a whole-team approach together with developers and business representatives. The Agile Extension will give the tester the knowledge to be part of agile testing teams and achieve high performance.


  • Testers experienced with traditional SDLCs
  • Entry-level testers with an interest in agile testing
  • Experienced developers with a lot to a little knowledge of testing who
  • work in agile projects
  • Roles include testers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test
  • managers, user acceptance testers, software developers
  • The ISTQB® Foundation certificate is a prerequisite.

Course outline

  • Principles of Agile software development
  • Difference between traditional and Agile approaches to testing
  • Enhancing testing processes through your knowledge of Agile projects
  • Knowledge of planning relevant testing activities (estimating testing effort)
  • Applying relevant testing methods, techniques and tools
  • Identifying quality criteria in Agile projects
  • Successful cooperation in Agile teams

Certified agile testers should be able to demonstrate their skills in the following areas:

  • The Fundamentals of Agile Software Development
  • The different agile approaches
  • The Differences between Testing in Traditional and Agile Approaches
  • Testing in Agile Projects
  • Roles and skills of a tester in Agile Projects
  • Agile testing techniques and methods
  • Assess product quality risks within an Agile project
  • Estimate testing effort based on iteration content and quality risks
  • Tools in Agile Projects

Contact person

Contact person

Irena Ivanovska
Head of ISTQB Department
+389 70 246 146

Contact person for 

Marko Serafimovski
Head of International Business Development


To be eligible to take the Agile Tester Foundation Extension certification exam, candidates must first hold the ISTQB® Foundation Certificate.

Course materials

You will receive the following as part of this course:

  • Presentations
  • Instructor Guide
  • Participant Handbook
  • eBooks


  • Exam Format: Online.
  • Questions: 40 multiple choice questions.
  • Passing Score: 65%
  • Exam Duration: 60 minutes.
  • Proctoring: Live

Certificate: ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level – Agile Tester


  • Payment in cash with payment slip or debit cards
  • Payment in installments with credit cards
  • Payment in installments without interest with credit cards of Stopanska Banka
  • Payment by invoice