Essentials of Test Management with IBM Rational ClearQuest

Get the basics of the test management solution with IBM Rational ClearQuest.Get hands-on instruction exploring the power of test management that is integrated with requirements and test execution tools. Test managers, test leads, or project leads can build test plans, test cases, and test suites that contribute to a successful test effort. The robust reporting capabilities of ClearQuest allows you to easily view the status of your testing and the quality of your product. These capabilities are available in the IBM Rational Software Development Platform via a ClearQuest plugin (test management package). In addition to the class lecture, you are asked to complete labs to reinforce critical concepts and tool functionality. Focus on the practical application of ClearQuest to resolve common test management challenges. Also, focus is on getting started with IBM Rational ClearQuest Test Manager.

Below is the one day course outline of our trainings:

Course Name:Essentials of Test Management with IBM Rational ClearQuest
Duration:1 day
Skill Level:Basic


This is a basic course for test managers/team leads who want manage their testing through ClearQuest Test Manager. Also, create and execute automated and manual tests with IBM Rational ClearQuest Test Manager


You must have a general understanding:

  • Test management
  • IBM Rational ClearQuest

You should also be familiar with the following:

  • Test planning
  • Test authoring
  • Test execution
  • Test reporting

Skills taught:

  • Understand test management and the role of a test manager
  • Recognize how test management tasks can be accomplished with IBM® Rational®C learQuest® Test Manager
  • Create test plans, test cases, configured test cases, and test suites
  • Execute configured test cases and test suites
  • Run test charts, queries, and reports

Course outline:

  • Test management
  • Test planning and test authoring
  • Test plans, test cases, configured test cases, and test suites
  • Functional and manual test scripts
  • Running charts, reports, and queries