Selenium Tester Foundation

Selenium Tester Foundation is a certification course for those who wish to acquire a fundamental understanding of Test Automation using Selenium Webdriver. 

Learning objectives

You will gain a theoretical and practical understanding of how to automate tests using Selenium Webdriver.You will also gain the following from this course:

  • Knowledge of the principles underlying robust, easily maintained automation using Selenium Webdriver
  • Understanding of how to implement a test automation framework
  • Understanding of how to select test automation tools
  • Be able to execute scripts to test functionality in a web application
  • Be able to implement easily maintained scripts

Target audience

This course is designed for all members of testing and development teams that would like to be involved in designing and developing automated test cases using Selenium Webdriver. A general understanding of programming, and some understanding of Python, are advantageous.

Course and Exam format

The course runs for three days. Through theory, examples, and practical exercises, participants will learn to automate tests using Selenium Webdriver. The course is based on  active participant involvement and many hands-on exercises, as well as the theoretical understanding ultimately necessary to pass the exam.

Exam format

The 1-hour exam has 40 multiple choice questions. You must answer at least 65% of the questions correctly to pass.

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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Selenium Tester Foundation

Selenium Tester Foundation

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Course contents

1. Introduction to Test Automation

2. Internet technologies for web application Test Automation

  • Understanding and use of HTML, CSS, XML, and Xpath

3. General use of Selenium Webdriver

  • Logging techniques
  • Navigation with Selenium
  • Interaction with GUI elements
  • Strategies for localising elements
  • Reporting

4. Development of easily maintained scripts

  • Analysis of a system under test (SUT)
  • Keyword-driven testing


Meet our Trainer

Jens Riggelsen

Meet Jens – Meet Jens, which is a trained computer scientist and have experience as dynamic Developer who’s also a pro at Test Automation. Jens also holds certifications in software testing – ISTQB Foundation, Agile Extension, Advanced Test Automation Engineer and Selenium, giving him an advantage in bridging the worlds of development and testing. With a background as a lecturer at the Science Museums in Aarhus, Jens has accumulated over 2,000 hours of experience as a teacher and communicator of complex topics.