TMAP® High-performance Quality Engineering

Why is this training course relevant?

In today’s IT world cross-functional teams are expected to deliver business value with the right quality at speed. TMAP® supports this new way of working towards built-in quality, which goes beyond just testing.

Performing QA & testing activities in an organization requires a wide variety of knowledge and skills. This training course enables professionals to perform these operational activities.

This training course is based on the book “Quality for DevOps teams” and the TMAP body of knowledge on

Course Outline

During this training course, the participants (who typically are the QA & testing specialist in a cross-functional team) will get knowledge and practical experience with the following QA & testing subjects (amongst others):

  • IT delivery models (including DevOps and Scrum)
  • The VOICE model for achieving business value by IT delivery
  • CI/CD pipeline and tooling
  • QA & Testing topics, such as:
    • quality risk analysis & test strategy
    • acceptance criteria
    • reviewing
    • test data management
    • test execution, investigating & assessing outcomes
    • monitoring & control
    • reporting & alerting
    • infrastructure & tooling
  • Quality measures, such as Specification and Example, Feature toggles
  • Test design entities relationships
  • Test design: Data combination testing, State transition testing, Semantic testing
  • Experience-based testing and the value of unstructured testing.

The training course lets participants get experience on these subjects through short introductions followed by relevant exercises and leaves ample room for sharing experiences by all participants. During the course, the participants will also practice exam questions.

Target audience

This training course is for all people working in or with high-performance IT delivery teams (such as DevOps and Scrum) that are responsible for or heavily involved in quality engineering such as QA professionals, testers and operations people. Other relevant roles include business analysts, product owners, developers, quality engineers, users, scrum masters, agile coaches, release train engineers, etc.

Required advance knowledge

For this training course, basic knowledge of information technology, working in teams, and an Agile way of working is required. There are no specific certifications required, but we strongly advise first getting the certificate “TMAP: Quality for cross-functional teams”.

Certification and exam Certification:

All participants will receive a certification of attendance and will prepare for taking the certification exam.


All participants will receive a certification of attendance and will prepare for taking the certification exam.

This training course prepares for an exam for which separate registration is needed. The exam is: “TMAP: High-performance quality engineering”.

This is a 1,5-hour exam with 40 questions.

The exam is provided by the independent exam provider iSQI.

Download the comprehensive training course syllabus and the content details of the exam.


You can now register for the TMAP: High-performance Quality Engineering Course with any of our  Accredited Training Providers.


6 sessions of 3 hours (can be delivered as 3 days or 6 day-parts)


Max 12 participants


This training prepares participants for a certification exam

Can be delivered

In company and open subscription