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Behavior Driven Development (BDD) training course equips teams with practices, tools, and techniques to take their software development processes to the next level. This course provides a hands-on workshop to introduce BDD concepts and equip teams with practical experience in creating BDD feature files, scenarios, and complete working applications.

You will learn BDD through a series of practical exercises utilizing Cucumber, Maven, and the Eclipse IDE to gain hands-on experience with BDD..


Objectives:

  •     Learn BDD basics and principles
  •     Learn the Gherkin syntax
  •     Build BDD scenarios to serve as acceptance criteria for stories
  •     Work through hands-on labs to design, build, and test end-to-end applications utilizing BDD

Behaviour Driven Development

Course Code

GTPL15

Duration

2 Days

Course Fee

POA

Accreditation

N/A

Target Audience

This Behaviour Driven Development training course is intended for anyone who is interested in learning about BDD. Since BDD is a team concept, you are encouraged to include development staff, quality assurance personnel, and business representatives.

Attendee Requirements

  • None, but prior experience with Agile is helpful.

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Course Description

Behavior Driven Development (BDD) training course equips teams with practices, tools, and techniques to take their software development processes to the next level. This course provides a hands-on workshop to introduce BDD concepts and equip teams with practical experience in creating BDD feature files, scenarios, and complete working applications.

You will learn BDD through a series of practical exercises utilizing Cucumber, Maven, and the Eclipse IDE to gain hands-on experience with BDD..


Objectives:

  •     Learn BDD basics and principles
  •     Learn the Gherkin syntax
  •     Build BDD scenarios to serve as acceptance criteria for stories
  •     Work through hands-on labs to design, build, and test end-to-end applications utilizing BDD
Course Outline

    1. BDD Review

  •     The digital disconnect
  •     BDD principles
  •     BDD story format
  •     Ubiquitous language

    2. BDD Tooling

  •     Tool overview
  •     JBehave
  •     Cucumber
  •     Selenium
  •     Tool integration

    3. Working with Gherkin Syntax

  •     Given / When / Then
  •     How do we know it’s a given?
  •     Knowing when to say when
  •     Then and only then
  •     Common pitfalls
  •     Putting it into practice

    4. Compound Steps

  •     Core concept
  •     Sample code
  •     Seeing it in action
  •     Hands-on lab

    5. Resolving Duplicates

  •     Core concept
  •     Sample code
  •     Seeing it in action
  •     Hands-on lab

    6. Patterns, Templates, Regular Expressions

  •     Core concept
  •     Sample code
  •     Seeing it in action
  •     Hands-on lab

    7. Compound Step Structure

  •     Core concept
  •     Sample code
  •     Seeing it in action
  •     Hands-on lab

    8. Before / After Stories

  •     Core concept
  •     Sample code
  •     Seeing it in action
  •     Hands-on lab

    9. Reporting and Debugging

  •     Core concept
  •     Sample code
  •     Seeing it in action
  •     Hands-on lab

    10. Final Project

  •     Pulling it all together
  •     Helpful reminders
  •     Hands-on final lab
Learning Path
  • There are a number of options, please contact us for details.
Ways to Attend
  • Attend a public course, if there is one available. Please check our schedule, or register your interest in joining a course in your area.
  • Private onsite Team training also available, please contact us to discuss. We can customise this course to suit your business requirements.

Private Team Training is available for this course

We deliver this course either on or off-site in various regions around the world, and can customise your delivery to suit your exact business needs. Talk to us about how we can fine-tune a course to suit your team's current skillset and ultimate learning objectives.

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