Michael Bolton provides software testing services worldwide and specialises in consulting, training and coaching for businesses, teams and individuals.
Rapid Software Testing for Managers is a course about a mission-focused, credible, and accountable approach to test management that is very fast, very inexpensive, and that delivers excellent results.
Rapid Software Testing for Managers is designed to help you solve these problems. Building on the Rapid Software Testing course and methodology, this class answers key questions about how to staff, plan, and run testing projects more quickly, less expensively, and entirely accountably. The skills presented in this class are applicable in any kind of test project, from agile to traditional, but will be especially valuable in those projects where time and resources are scarce.
Rapid Software Testing for Managers (RSTM) is a
two-day class, available for individuals or small
groups, that builds on the material presented in the
three Rapid Software Testing class. In RSTM, we will
explore test management, your organization's context and
how to respond to it. We'll do the work through a model
project that include experiential exercises, puzzles,
and scenarios, along with short presentations,
conversation, and some actual testing and reporting. The
goal of the class is to teach you how to respond to the
challenges of chaotic projects in a rapidly changing
The target audience for this class is anyone interested in testing leadership. This includes test managers and test leads, and their peers, including development managers, project or program managers, and higher-level managers.
If you want to participate in the Rapid Test Management class, we strongly recommend that you attend the Rapid Software testing training first.
Whether you're experienced or new to test management, we'll explore the challenges of the role and how to work around them. You will practice an alternative to test management approaches that emphasize test cases, wasteful documentation, and bureaucracy. In response to the specific needs of class participants, we'll present elements of Rapid Testing for Managers including:
Participants are required to bring a laptop or tablet
computer to search the Web,
take notes, and deliver those notes to the instructor.
The cost of the training is EUR 1,095 (excluding 19% VAT),
including course materials.
The training will be held at the NBC in Nieuwegein.
Thursday 24 May: 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 25 May: 09:00 - 17:00