Here is the testing workshop that you were waiting for.  Accountable and Manageable Exploratory Testing facilitated by leading exploratory tester Pradeep Soundararajan is a India's first truly hands on software testing workshop where participants test software to learn about how to test well. It also helps test managers learn to manage and account exploratory testing. The opportunity is right here.

Accountable & manageable exploratory testing workshop

2 Days : 5th & 6th Feb, 2011 In Bangalore

Facilitated by
Pradeep Soundararajan, 
Director, Moolya Software Testing Pvt Ltd.

Moolya Software Testing Private Limited
About Moolya

Moolya Software Testing Pvt. Ltd., headquartered in Bangalore, is the new generation testing services company providing services ranging from offshore testing, on-site testing, exploratory testing & consulting to small, medium and large software organizations across the globe. Moolya Testing offerings are wide enough to be brought in at any phase of the project. Be it before going to a demo at a conference, beta testing before going live or throughout the product life cycle. Moolya Testing delivers all testing services to its customers with wider and deeper test coverage.
Pradeep Soundararajan pic

About Pradeep

Pradeep is an awarded thought leader, renowned author, invited writer and speaker around the world. His consulting stories, test reports, experience reports has fascinated many people across the world. He has consulted for product startups, small & medium size software organizations, and multi billion dollar, euro and pound organizations, too. Pradeep's Tester Tested! blog is one of the widely influential & read blogs in the industry 
Pradeep's contribution to testing has been through test education, writing, speaking, test consulting, community development, open source testing, testing skills development, exploratory testing & rapid software testing. He has tested more than a few hundred products, at least half of them were paid projects.
He likes to mention that in past he was fired from a large organization as they considered him as the worst tester they ever hired. He was finding bugs and they couldn't show 98% test case pass to the senior management.
He is humorous and there have been very few people who have not laughed to his humor :-P


  • 6000 + taxes
  • Payable through checks / cash
  • 80% money back if not satisfied with the value of the workshop
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Topic Outline

Exploratory Testing
What is it?
Cost versus value
Styles of Exploratory Testing
o Free form
o Partially scripted
o Chartered
Skills for better testing
o Questioning
o Observation
o Lateral Thinking
o Logical Thinking
o Brainstorming
o Modeling
o Note taking
o Bug investigation
o Bug Reporting & Bug Advocacy
o Pattern Recognition
o Reverse Engineering
Heuristics & Oracles
o Trigger Heuristics
o Guideword Heuristics
o Cheat sheet of Heuristics
o Inconsistency oracles
ET in agile context
Choice of Quality Criteria
Mission Focus
Testing in short cycles & sprints
Tests for humans and Checks for Automation
Testing when minimum or no documentation or requirements is available
Dealing with bugs
Good practices of reporting bugs
Investigating bugs
Drafting & Publishing bugs
Refresher Exercise
Boundary Observations
Invisible states exercise
Mysterious Spherical Ball
Dice exercise
Test the trap
Questioning Requirements
Reverse Engineering
Testing Requirements for Lunch
Exploratory Testing demonstration
Session Based Testing demonstration 
Test Management
Session Based Testing & Management
Test Coverage Assessment & Test Planning
Application focus
Web applications
Desktop applications
Mobile applications (partial)
  • Hands on 
  • Instructor facilitated learning
  • Very few slides, so you are safe
  • Exercise based
  • Humorous style

Post training support

  • Unlimited post training support
  • Package of all materials
  • Updates of latest happening
  • Subscription to newsletters

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Come and experience exploratory testing like never before. Also, if you spotted the font differences, style problems and thought it should have been better, you are serious about quality.