This course covers the software testing fundamentals necessary for a software testing career.

About the course

The ISTQB® Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) 3-day course covers the fundamentals of software testing and provides you with the necessary foundations for a software testing career. It is also useful for other IT professionals who wish to gain knowledge of the terminology and processes of software testing.

Our training, created by one of the UK’s oldest and most respected software testing consultancies includes exercises and practice exam questions to highlight key aspects of the syllabus, to help participants understand and practice the concepts and methods presented, and to prepare them for the certification exam.

More information about this course can be found in the course brochure below.

CTFL Core Brochure

Key takeaways

The main objectives of this course besides preparing you for the optional certification exam:

To understand the basic principles of testing and present a standard testing terminology.

To get an overview of different test techniques, both dynamic and static, and how to apply them.

To get introduced to the fundamental concepts of test management so that any team member can understand the contribution that will be expected of them.

To promote and encourage a professional approach amongst software testers that will earn the respect of our colleagues in other IT disciplines.

Course details

Course duration: 3 days

Course price: 20.643 CZK / 813 EUR*

Exam price: 3.240 CZK / 130 EUR*

*All Prices are excluding VATUnless agreed otherwise invoices will be in CZK, for an agreement on the currency contact us at or let us know in the customer notes section in the order form. Prices in EUR are indicative and can vary based on the exchange rate. The exam is not included in the training price.

Training contents


Tal Pe'er

Tal has been in software testing since 1996, working as a tester and a test manager in many diverse projects in the field of communication, online media verification, oil & gas, defence, to name some. Currently Tal is an independent consultant and trainer of software and test process improvement. When he’s not testing, Tal loves photography and playing the guitar.

Miroslav Renda

Mirek has been in various project roles in the IT business for more than 25 years. For the last 8 years, he has enjoyed interesting projects in the large Czech banks and the automotive sector as a test manager. He contributed to the Efektivní testování software book published by GRADA. He loves his two children, nature and sport in any form.

Radek Šikola

Radek has been in software testing for over 15 years. He currently works as a Test Manager, Delivery Manager, and supervisor for IT and business. Radek’s main domains include telecommunications, banking, and the public sector.

Upcoming ISTQB CTFL, Core dates

*All Prices are excluding VAT. Unless agreed otherwise invoices will be in CZK, for an agreement on the currency contact us at Prices in EUR are indicative and can vary based on the exchange rate.

For more information about exams visit our ISTQB training page.

If any of the dates provided is not ideal for you, we can provide a tailor-made training course delivered to your team. All you need to do is fill out this form.