HP ALM Training (Application Lifecycle Management)

User Training

Course Schedule

To view the schedule of upcoming classes, please view the training course schedule or contact us for more information regarding private courses.

Course Overview

The Northway Application Lifecycle Management Course teaches how to leverage the ALM/QC Test Management solution to manage the entire testing process for an organization.  This course focuses on the 5 core activities and reporting associated with the test management process.

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This course not only introduces the techniques needed to effectively leverage ALM/QC, but also helps the student to leverage “best practices” for test management, including release planning, requirements reviews, test design techniques, test execution planning, defect management, and monitoring & measuring effectiveness.

Intended Audience

Quality Assurance Associates, Project Managers, Business Analysts, Development Associates, and Quality Assurance Managers.

Course Names

The following courses have been designed for the HP ALM/Quality Center™ product. The 150 class is intended to be only a high level overview of the product as an introduction to the capabilities of the toolset and is not intended to provide detailed training to end users.

  • 150 ALM/Quality Center™ - Introduction to Test Management
  • 250 ALM/Quality Center ™ Test Management
  • 350 ALM/Quality Center ™ Site Admin and Project Customization

Duration

Course Description Duration
TM150 ALM 11 - Introduction to Test Management 1 Day
TM250 ALM 11 - Test Management 4 Days
TM350 ALM 11 – Site Admin and Project Customization 1 Day

Prerequisites

  • Working knowledge of Quality Assurance testing processes & the software development lifecycle

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Understand the basic concepts of a sound test management process
  • Understand the phases of a standard test management process
  • Effectively identify the test cycles associated with a release
  • Effectively review and export requirements into ALM/QC
  • Effectively define and design test cases using standard testing techniques
  • Create effective test cases based on industry best practices
  • Effectively leverage parameters and test calls to create reusable test assets
  • Effectively plan out the test execution strategy
  • Effectively capture, manage, and disposition defects that are define
  • Create effective reports, graphs and dashboards for reporting test progress
 

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Admin Training

Course Schedule

To view the schedule of upcoming classes, please view the training course schedule or contact us for more information regarding private courses.

Course Overview

The Northway Application Lifecycle Management Site Administration and Project Customization course teaches how to manage the HP ALM/Quality Center™ solution for an enterprise. This course focuses on two core aspects of managing projects:

  • Site Administration – this portion of the course focuses on the activities associated with creating, managing, updating and deleting projects and domains within the product. It also teaches the student how to navigate the administration features, and to track product utilization.
  • Project Customization – this portion of the course focuses on how to plan, define, and implement project customizations in the platform. It is intended to provide students with the skills to not only configure the solution, but to create workflow to align the tool to the company standards.

Intended Audience

Quality Assurance Associates that are responsible for HP ALM/Quality Center™ product administration and Quality Assurance Associates that manage project details.

Course Names

The following courses have been designed for the HP ALM/Quality Center™ product. The 150 class is intended to be only a high level overview of the product as an introduction to the capabilities of the toolset and is not intended to provide detailed training to end users.

  • 350 ALM/Quality Center ™ Site Admin and Project Customization

Duration

Course Description Duration
TM350 ALM 11 – Site Admin and Project Customization 1 Day

Prerequisites

  • Working knowledge of the ALM/Quality Center ™ product, Working knowledge of Quality Assurance testing processes,  the software development lifecycle, Working knowledge of Windows and Database servers

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Understand the basic concepts of managing domains and projects
  • Effectively create and manage projects
  • Understand how to manage enterprise wide project parameters
  • Understand the features and capabilities of Site Administration
  • Understand the concepts for creating a custom project template
  • Understand the differences between projects and templates
  • Effectively create a template project with customization
 

Full Course Details

For complete course details, download the Northway HP Application Lifycycle Management (ALM) 11 Training Outline or Contact Us.

 

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