Course curriculum

    1. Welcome! from Dave Farley

    2. About This Course

    3. My Learning Objectives

    1. Why Acceptance Test?

    2. What is Acceptance Testing

    3. Teamwork & Communications

    4. BDD - Defining the Behaviour of the System

    5. Exercise - Specifications Without Implementation Detail

    6. BDD - It's All About Behaviour

    7. Event Storming - Understanding Your Problem

    8. Capturing & Translating Requirements

    9. Specification by Example

    10. Review Your Learning - 1. Stories, Examples and Specifications

    1. Properties of Good Acceptance Tests

    2. Test First

    3. The Scope of Acceptance Tests

    4. Effective Test Strategy

    5. Review Your Learning - 2. Acceptance Testing

    1. Congratulations!

    2. My Feedback

    3. References, Links and Recommendations

About this course

  • £299.00
  • 21 lessons
  • 2 hours of video content


  • Best Training Ever

    “The Acceptance Testing module was probably the best 2 hours of training I’ve ever been on.”
 - Software Engineer

  • Huge Credibility

    “The fact that Dave is one of the creators of the discipline and had successfully implemented it gives him huge credibility.”
 - Senior Developer

  • Invaluable

    "I'm still trying to process all of the knowledge but I can tell you now that it was invaluable to my professional development in DevOps! Thank you!" - Developer

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Our "Understanding Acceptance Testing" Course is available to book for a Team, or Group of students.

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Founder of Continuous Delivery Ltd. Dave Farley

Dave Farley, is the managing director and founder of Continuous Delivery Ltd. Dave is co-author of the best-selling books - "Continuous Delivery" and "Modern Software Engineering" describing a coherent, foundational and durable approach to effective software development, for programmers, managers and technical leads, at all levels of experience. He is one of the authors of the Reactive Manifesto and a winner of the Duke Award for the open source LMAX Disruptor project. Dave is a pioneer of Continuous Delivery, thought-leader and expert practitioner in CD, DevOps, TDD and software design, and has a long track record in creating high-performance teams, shaping organisations for success, and creating outstanding software. Dave is committed to sharing his experience and techniques with software developers around the world, helping them to improve the design, quality and reliability of their software, by sharing his expertise through his consultancy, YouTube channel, books and training courses.