Software Testing Analyst Certified - Advanced Level

AACPS Software Testing Analyst Certification qualification is the next level of certification in Software Testing after the foundation level, aimed at professionals who wish to demonstrate their knowledge and expertise in software testing. This certification is intended for people who work in software testing environment. This certification shows that the participant has detailed knowledge in Software testing as a Software Testing Analyst.

Individuals who wish to have detailed knowledge on concepts, fundamentals, tools and techniques in Software Testing can undergo this certification.

AACPS awards the credentials in the field of Software Testing in collaboration with AFB Testing Board. The curriculum, contents and evaluation of the software testers is done jointly by AACPS and AFB testing Board. AACPS Software Testing Analyst Certification is based on the AACPS Body of Knowledge (BOK) for Software Testing which combines the concepts, principles, tools, techniques and practices from the different Software Testing environments. This certification tests your detailed knowledge in the Software Testing practices and ensures that you can be a valuable member of a Software Testing team.


Target Audience

• Test engineers

• Test designers

• Test analysts

• Management consultants

• Test managers

• IT Professionals

• Project managers

• Quality managers

• Software development managers

• Business analysts

• IT directors

• Or anyone who intends to work in the Software Testing environment


Certification Contents

• Software Testing Organization

• Planning and estimation

• Test Monitoring and Control

• Test Implementation

• Test and evaluation criteria

• Test closure

• Test closure report

• Test Reporting

• Root Cause Analysis

• Defect Report

• Problem analysis and classification

• etc

AACPS Software Testing Analyst Certification is based on the AACPS Body of Knowledge for Software Testing. The Exam is Theory based exam which contains multiple-choice questions from each major section of the AACPS Body of Knowledge for Software Testing. Exam is been closely monitored and proctored by the Accredited Examination Partners in more than 6000+ Accredited Training and Examination Partners located within 92 countries throughout the world.


Theory Based Exam 
Duration : 60 minutes
Total Questions : 40
Passing Score : 20 Questions (50%)

In order to achieve the professional certification of AACPS Software Testing Analyst from the Association for Certification and Professional Studies candidate must mandatorily attend the Training conducted by AACPS Accredited Training Partner for the AACPS Software Testing Analyst certification Exam and achieve a passing score that is calculated based on points earned in the exam. There is no pre-requisite in terms of professional experience working in a Software Testing Team in order to appear for the AACPS Software Testing Analyst certification Exam. The candidate mandatorily needs to be AACPS Software Testing Foundation Level Certified or Software Testing Foundation certified from an International Qualifying body. For more information about this please refer FAQ's section.


The candidates who wish to appear for the exam are strongly recommended and required to obtain Software Testing training through an AACPS Accredited Training Partner and AACPS Accredited Trainer prior to appearing for the AACPS Software Testing Analyst Certification Exam. Review the AACPS Body of Knowledge and reference materials provided by AACPS Accredited Training Partner. Take advantage of the Accredited Courseware and sample exam provided by Accredited Training Partner.

The result of the AACPS Software Testing Analyst Certification Exam will be declared within 30 working days from the exam date. Upon successfully clearing the examination through AACPS Accredited Examination Centre successful candidates will receive a Soft copy Certificate within 15 working days and Hard copy of the certificate within 90 working days from the date of the declaration of Exam result. Successful Candidate name will be updated in Successful Candidate List within 90 days from the date of the declaration of Exam result. Professionals will also receive the AACPS Software Testing Analyst Certification Marks and AACPS Code of Conduct which should be followed while using the information on public profiles such as LinkedIn. Professionals may use the designation AACPS Software Testing Analyst Certified or AACPS STA or any approved variation of the designation in accordance with the AACPS Code of Conduct.

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