About this course

Course code TPQ30710
Duration 1 Day

A one day workshop.

Testers never have enough time. But how long should we have to test? How long will enough testing take?

This workshop looks at current estimation techniques to aid accurate test estimation. The course covers the seven methods of estimation, with the positives and negatives for each method based on the experience SQS has gained over the years working in many industries.


  • An understanding of test processes is required.

Who should attend?

  • This course is suitable for anyone who wants to gain an understanding of how to make test estimation work in their context.

Delegates will learn how to

  • Describe the basis for estimation and the reasons why many estimates performed will be wrong.
  • Explain the benefits and shortcomings of conventional methodologies for test estimation.
  • Present an established estimate to management on a cost relative, risk-management basis.
  • Adjust the estimated schedule and budget to fit project constraints without undermining accuracy or unduly increasing the risk.

1 Day


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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