Who Should Attend?
- Delegates with a basic understanding of HTML and how web pages are developed
Some programming experience would be advantageous. The course is based on using WebDriver with Java & JUnit, but does not teach you Java as you can use a variety of programming languages with WebDriver.
There is no exam as part of this course.
- Understand the key principles of test automation using Selenium WebDriver
- Learn how to structure your automated testing including the Page Object Model
- Manage Object Recognition using techniques such as XPath and CSS
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Please note: this course runs on demand so the price is TBC. It can be arranged to run on-site at your offices as Training for Teams or as a public course if there is sufficient interest.
Please contact us for more details.
Course Content and Agenda
The agenda comprises 13 modules, including an optional introduction to Java:
- How to install Selenium WebDriver Java, JUnit, Eclipse, and other useful tools
- How to organise your file structure
- Basic introduction to the Java programming language and OOP
- Introducing WebDriver
- How to write a simple automation script in WebDriver within a standard Java class
- Element locator strategies
- Using simple techniques
- More complex locator strategies using CSS & XPath notation
- Implicit and Explicit Waits explained
- Debugging your test scripts
- Overview of the JUnit keywords
- Using the correct WebDriver methods
- Using the correct validation techniques
- Using JUnit Test Suites
- Code re-use through Helper Methods and Base Classes
- Introduction to why we do it and how it makes life easier
- Re-factoring our tests to use a page object model
- Developing a library of pages
- Using ANT Reports
- Using 3rd party reporting tools
- In-line and external data sources
- Data-driving your tests
- Executing tests remotely using Selenium Server/Grid
- Cross-browser testing
- Command-line execution
- Integration with source control (GIT)
- Integration with Jenkins
- Automating test execution