Training Course

Test Design Specialist Level 2

Course details

  • Introduction to Test Data Service (TDS): How TDS fits into the wider scope of Test Data Management, Benefits of TDS in tracking and managing test data in a fast and organized way, How TDS ensures stateful test data throughout entire end-to-end chain
  • Theory Lesson: Basic concepts and terminologies of TDS, How TDS interacts with Tosca Commander and SUT, Using TDS Standard Modules to create, find, update and delete test data
  • Preparing your project using TDS: Installing Tosca Server and Test Data Service, Connecting Tosca Server to Tosca Commander through TDS Configurations, Accessing the Test Data Object Viewer / Test Data Management page, Creating a TDS repository database for storing and viewing your test data
  • Creating and Registering Records through TDS: Using TDS Standard Modules to create and register test data into TDM/ObjectViewer, Managing test data in TDM/ObjectViewer, Creating multiple data entries
  • Retrieving and Updating Test Records through TDS: Searching for data entries in TDM/ObjectViewer, Updating and modifying data entries in TDM/ObjectViewer, Moving used/consumed data to maintain stateful approach and ensure visibility in a distributed working environment
  • Introduction to the Testdata – Expert Module: Using the Expert Module to create, find, update and delete test data easily and quickly, Benefits of additional functionalities of Expert Module, Advantaged of locking and unlocking data in a distributed environment
  • Managing Repositories Using Tosca API: Using non-UI/API Modules to create, find, update and delete test data in TDS, Benefits of non-UI approach in TDS

Core Training

Test Design Specialist Level 2 training is the ultimate training for anybody wishing to use external, synthetic test data that is unavailable in Tosca or the system under test.

What is the structure of the training?

Test Design Specialist Level 2 training builds on what you learned in the Automation Specialist courses, and is divided into five clearly defined lessons, covering how to manage your test data.
The additional functionality of Test Data Management will be explained and practiced in detail through its integration into testing scenarios.

Self-Paced Track

The Self-Paced Track is especially suitable for individuals and groups who need to fit their Tosca learning around a busy schedule. This training track is designed to be taken exclusively as self-paced training.

Track content

  • Access to Tricentis online training portal
  • 5 training modules incl. videos, exercise books, etc. – all training modules are offered as self-paced learning

Delivery method

  • Self-paced learning
  • Learning material is provided online
  • Approx. 6 hours average duration for completion

Prerequisites

  • Test Design Specialist Level 1 Certificate

Instructor-Led Track

The Instructor-Led Track is especially suitable for groups whose main focus is to become highly proficient users of Tosca Testsuite and Test Data Management in very short time period. This training track is designed to be taken as instructor led learning.

Track content

  • Instructor-led classroom training of all training modules

Delivery method

  • 1 day of classroom training*
  • * Classroom training is limited to a group size of max. 10 students

Prerequisites

  • Test Design Specialist Level 1 Certificate