CSQE® Boot Camp

Master the art of quality software development. Prepare for ASQ Certified Software Quality Engineer (CSQE®) qualification examination.

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ASQ (American Society for Quality) is a global community of people dedicated to quality who share the ideas and tools that make our world work better. ASQ provides the quality community with training, professional certifications, and knowledge to a vast network of members of the global quality community.

The Certified Software Quality Engineer (CSQE) qualification understands software quality development and implementation, software inspection, testing, verification and validation; and implements software development and maintenance processes and methods.

Minimum Expectations from a Certified Software Quality Engineer
  • Must possess a fundamental understanding of quality philosophies, principles, methods, tools, standards, organizational and team dynamics, interpersonal relationships, professional ethics, and legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Must evaluate the impact of software quality management principles on business objectives and demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of developing and implementing software quality programs, which include tracking, analyzing, reporting, problem resolution, process improvement, training, and supplier management. Must have a basic understanding of how and when to perform software audits including audit planning, approaches, types, analyses, reporting results and follow-up.
  • Must understand systems architecture and be able to implement software development and maintenance processes, quantify the fundamental problems and risks associated with various software development methodologies, and assess, support, and implement process and technology changes.
  • Must be able to apply project management principles and techniques as they relate to software project planning, implementation and tracking. Must be able to evaluate and manage risk.
  • Must select, define and apply product and process metrics and analytical techniques, and have an understanding of measurement theory and how to communicate results.
  • Must have a thorough understanding of verification and validation processes, including early software defect detection and removal, inspection, and testing methods (e.g., types, levels, strategies, tools and documentation). Must be able to analyze test strategies, develop test plans and execution documents, and review customer deliverables.
  • Must have a basic understanding of configuration management processes, including planning, configuration identification, configuration control, change management, status accounting, auditing and reporting. Must assess the effectiveness of product release and archival processes.

The ASQ’s Certified Software Quality Engineer understands software quality development and implementation, software inspection, testing, verification and validation; and implements software development and maintenance processes and methods. This comprehensively designed course helps the participants in preparing and successfully passing the CSQE examination.

Learning Objectives
Successful completion of this course will enable participants to understand various aspects of quality software development including:

  • Software Quality Management
  • System and Software Engineering Processes
  • Project Management
  • Software Metrics and Analysis
  • Software Verification and Validation
  • Software Configuration Management.

Recommended Participants
This course is highly valuable for:
  • Software quality professionals
  • Software process engineers
  • Software engineers and managers
Basic understanding of software development lifecycle is useful.

Course Format
The course uses a stimulating mix of instructions, workshops, quizzes, discussions and a practice-exam.

Materials Provided
  • Course reference manual containing copy of course slides, support documents, quizzes and answers
  • Practice exam
  • Course Certificate

  • General Knowledge
  • o Benefits of software quality engineering within the organization o Ethical and Legal Compliance o Standards and models o Leadership skills

  • Software Quality Management
  • o Quality Management System Methodologies (cost of quality, return on investment, process improvement, defect prevention)

  • Audits (audit types, process, roles and responsibilities) System and Software Engineering Processes
  • o Lifecycles and Process Models o Systems architecture o Requirements engineering o Requirements management o Software analysis, design, and development o Maintenance management

  • Project Management
  • o Planning, scheduling, and deployment o Tracking and controlling o Risk management

  • Software Metrics and Analysis
  • o Process and product measurement o Analysis and Reporting Techniques

  • Software Verification and Validation
  • o Test Planning and Design o Reviews and Inspections o Test Execution Documents

  • Software Configuration Management
  • o Configuration infrastructure o Configuration identification o Configuration control and status accounting o Configuration audits o Product release and distribution

  • Practice tests & quizzes
  • Practice examination
Practice Exam
A practice exam is part of the course. It aims to help participants in passing the CSQE exam.

Certification Examination
CSQE examination is not included in this training course. Candidates interested in the examinations should apply to ASQ website to schedule their examination.

The CSQE exam consists of 160 multiple choice questions over a 4-hour period. ASQ certification exams use a "cut-score" process. Candidates need a score of 550 points out of a possible 750 to be certified.

Eligibility for Examination
Candidate must have eight years of on-the-job experience in one or more of the areas of the Certified Software Quality Engineer Body of Knowledge. A minimum of three years of this experience must be in a decision-making position. (“Decision-making” is defined as the authority to define, execute, or control projects/processes and to be responsible for the outcome. This may or may not include management or supervisory positions.)

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