BDD and Cucumber crash course

This is now a virtual classroom course. You can find more information about our virtual classroom here
Total price:
400.00460.00 final price

This is a 1-day crash course covering Test Automation, and particularly Cucumber, as an inherent part of Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD) process. You will be introduced to the principles of BDD and the importance of test automation in delivering quality software. Not all tests can be automated and you will learn how to automate the right ones using Cucumber, a widely used test automation framework, without luring yourselves in the common pitfalls.

This 1-day crash course on BDD and Cucumber combines theory with real-world examples and is taught by Senior Test Automation Engineers with several years of experience in building test automation applications.

Who should attend

This course is intended for anyone involved in modern software development lifecycle, and particularly for:

  • Manual testers looking to jump into test automation
  • Automation testers who want to work with BDD and Cucumber
  • Test Analysts who want to learn best practices in BDD and Cucumber
  • Business Analysts / Product Owners to learn about BDD and how it can improve Quality
  • Software Engineers in Test who want to implement automated tests

What you will learn

During this one-day course, you are expected to build strong understanding on Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD) and how to use Cucumber efficiently to implement BDD and automate your tests without finding yourselves trapped in common pitfalls. More specifically, this course covers:

  • What is Automation Testing and why to use it
  • Which tests should be automated and which not
  • Introduction to Behaviour-Driven Development
  • What is Cucumber and how it works
  • Learning Gherkin and Step Definitions
  • Extensive Real-world Examples
  • Generating readable and meaningful reports with Cucumber
  • Common pitfalls and how to solve them