Becoming a Technical Tester - Workshop

Sydney Testers
Sydney Testers
Public group

Wollstonecraft railway station

· Wollstonecraft

How to find us

If you don't get the address, please send Sam a message on 0408 539 483

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Are you struggling to remain relevant in a constantly changing tech scene? This one day course will give you the foundations needed to grow your tech career.

This training is suited for manual testers or business analysts who want to move towards a more technical role. This is a hands on workshop where you will put your new skills into practice.

After this workshop you will know:
How to contribute to an open source project
How to do API testing from the command line
How to get started with Google Cloud and big data analytics
How to give technical presentations
How to start a technical project for learning

You won't learn:
How to code
This course is about building your tech credibility and giving you enough skills and confidence to take those next steps in your tech career

Please bring:
A laptop (windows or Mac is fine).
A willingness to speak; You will be asked to give a 99 second presentation (no slides) to the class. It can be on any topic and you don't need to prepare anything for it

About the instructor:
Sam is a quality coach from Sydney. She's been working in tech for 7 years and she trains teams in improving the quality and testing of their products. From increasing automation to accessibility testing. She will teach it all. She's contracted for companies from Google to startup banks.

She leads the Sydney testers Meetup group, has presented at many international conferences. In her spare time she likes to ride her motorbike and brew beer.

This is a super discounted workshop of $49 per participant (normally costs $297 per person), it's a special 1 time offer rate exclusive to Sydney testers members to help test out the flow of this particular workshop.

Event will be hosted at Sam's apartment. After sign up you will receive the address. it's a 5 minute walk from Wollstonecraft Station

A Vegan lunch will be provided.

We will kick off at 10am. Lunch will be from 12:30 to 1pm. We will be finished by 4pm.