2-course specialization

BBST® Effective Bug Investigation & Reporting Specialization

BBST® Effective Bug Investigation & Reporting Specialization aims to help you become a highly effective tester. You’ll
gain a solid understanding of your testing activities and build technical investigation skills to move forward in any project or context confidently.

Going through the two courses in this specialization will teach you to:

  • Use test strategies in your work – gain a healthy mind frame, wherein testing is done in accordance with the mission of the project
  • Tackle the four critical challenges in software testing – choose the right tests, determine if a program has passed the test, measure how thoroughly you’ve tested the program, know when to stop testing
  • Develop skills in effective bug reporting – gain technical skills that help you to investigate better the bugs discovered, such as troubleshooting failures and isolating failure-producing configurations.
  • Know how to get the right bugs fixed – learn to spot the details that make a report more persuasive and understand excuses for not fixing bugs.

Specialization Details:

2 online courses in the specialization

3 weeks of classes/course

1 week for exam/course

choose from the available dates of each course

Price: 1,275 Register

The two courses in the specialization

BBST Foundation - Software Testing Course

understand what are the key challenges in testing and work on developing skills in solving them
practice creating test strategies adapted to specific contexts
select the most useful oracles that help you efficiently identify the expected result for your exploratory or automated tests
learn how to efficiently take the decision when to stop testing and how to avoid the common traps of test measurements

You can pick an available class later by email, either from this year or the next.

Read more about the course here.

BBST Bug Advocacy - Software Testing Course

highly interactive, hands-on course, where you work on an open source project
learn how to investigate better the bugs you discover using the RIMGEN framework
understand excuses and reasons for not fixing bugs
write more persuasive bug reports, considering the interests and concerns of your audience

You can pick an available class later by email, either from this year or the next.

Read more about the course here.

Our Students' Experience

Great content for both beginners and experiences testers. High recommendation!

Anssi Lehtelä

Great course for software testing professionals, with real help for our daily job.


Brilliant context-driven testing foundation course, in-depth material to challenge you and help you learn.


Gain advanced skills to excel in bug advocacy and other bug-related activities

Invest in your skills and become a more effective tester. Going through these two courses, you will take part in an interactive learning process that will change the way you understand testing, giving you the necessary mindset to do effective software testing in any context.

Through purchasing the specialization, you gain access to all two courses. You can choose the classes you want to attend for each course after your order, via email.

BBST® Effective Bug Investigation & Reporting Specialization

Bug Investigation and reporting Specialization

Price: 1,275 Register