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Business Systems QA and Testing Workshop

Education Workshops in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra

In the current climate of escalating competitive pressure, rapidly changing business requirements
and ever-increasing technical complexity, implementing new business systems can be a make-or-break process. Failure rates are high. This workshop demonstrates practical quality assurance and testing techniques, which provide confidence to management and stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle.

Workshop Format:

This workshop is highly interactive, combining presentations and exercises. Working in groups,
participants will create specific deliverables covering aspects of systems QA & testing. Specific QA & testing issues addressed in the workshop include quality planning, test planning, test case design, and the application of test techniques and tools. Comprehensive student workbooks contain the presentation materials, supplementary notes and references to web-based resources including templates, sample documents, checklists and free testing tools.

What will be covered?

  • Principles of Effective Software QA & Testing
  • Software QA & Test Planning
  • Designing Test Scripts and Test Cases
  • System & Acceptance Testing
  • Performance and Security Testing
  • Test Management & Reporting

About your workshop leader, Ted Smillie

Ted is Director, Quality Assurance Services at Montrose Computer Services. He is current NSW and
National Chairman, Software Quality Association. His specialties are Software Process Improvement, Software Project Management, Software Quality Assurance and Software Testing and Risk Management. Ted has run training courses in Australia, USA, Singapore, Malaysia and PNG and has consulted to over 80 clients, including Australia Post, Australian Wheat Board, Australian Quarantine & Inspection Service, Coles Myer, IKEA, National Computer Board Singapore, Optus, State Rail Authority NSW and TAFE NSW.


Workshop Fee: $990 ($900 plus GST). Payment may be made by credit card or Montrose Computer Services will invoice your organisation. Payment must be received prior to the event.