Exploratory Testing

Exporatory testing is a 1-day course for everyone who wants to be more structured in the planning and facilitation of exploratory testing in their projects.

Learning objectives

You learn how to use Exploratory Testing where you actively control the design of test cases ongoing throughout the execution. Furthermore, you will get the following benefits on the course:

  • You will learn what exploratory testing is and the value of using it.
  • You learn when you can advantageously use exploratory testing and when not to, as well as the planning of this.
  • You can facilitate an exploratory test session for you and your team.
  • You learn how to use session-based testing and the use of test charters with a review of test purposes and possible test ideas for test execution.
  • You learn about the challenges with exploratory testing and how these are best handled.
  • You can design new test cases on a base of experience and information, which is gathered via exploratory testing.
  • You can use experienced based testing in your day-to-day life after the course.


Target audience

You are a tester, test coordinator, test manager or other test responsible, who wants to know more about how exploratory testing can be used to supply and strengthen your software test.

Course form

The course is built around a theoretical review of the topic, that ensures the understanding of the technique and its value after which there will be concrete tasks, where you train the use of exploratory testing. The course is also based on dialogue where there will be plenty of opportunity to include concrete examples from you everyday life.

In-House training?

If you are more than 5 people from same organisation, it can be beneficial to consider the course as in-house training. We conduct the course exclusively for your employees, either as standard as described or tailored to your needs.

Advantages of in-house training

  • Financial savings for more than 5 people
  • Intensive exchange of experiences and knowledge sharing
  • Employees gain a common understanding of the subject
  • Opportunity for unique customization based on your own methods and processes

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Exploratory Testing

Exploratory Testing

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Course content

1. Introduction to exploratory testing

2. The theory behind exploratory testing

3. Planning of exploratory testing

4. Facilitating of a session for exploratory testing

5. Tools and templates for experience-based testing.

6. Other forms of experience-based techniques

7. Evlauation and reporting


Meet our Trainers

Lars Bjørstrup

Meet Lars, the Lead Education Architect and instructor. He holds a degree in computer science, is a certified teacher, and has been working with IT in various forms. Lars has experience with testing and quality management tools through his carreer.rnLars has a background as a professional illustrator, having designed books and newspaper covers, among other things. His ability to draw and facilitate is used extensively in his courses, to the delight of the participants. Lars teaches a range of courses, including ISTQB Foundation, Advanced Test Manager, Advanced Technical Test Analyst, Agile Extension, and everything in between.