Testing Times Academy

Quality Coach Training

Quality Coach Packages

Take your quality coach training to the next level by combining it with group mentoring or one on one mentoring sessions. This package is a combination of training and mentoring across six weeks. It’s designed to inform participants on what quality coaching is and also provide onsite mentoring to these concepts can be applied to the context the participant is working. Plus as part of the package you get a free introductory subscription to the testing dojo, allowing you to access additional content.

Why Quality Coaching?

Many teams believe and accept that quality is a team responsibility, yet struggle to implement this approach at a practical level. A quality coach provides the necessary assistance and support to enable teams to adopt this strategy. The role of quality coach differs to that of test lead and test manager, and requires different capabilities and know how. For one, a quality coach needs to be able to coach testers and non-testers alike, and rather than driving strategy they provide a space for the team to drive the testing strategy. This online masterclass provides training on the fundamental skills required to be a quality coach.


Each week for six weeks there is one 1 hour training session covering the essentials of quality coaching. 10 mins at the end of each session is allocated for Q&A. Each content covers a different topic.

  • Week 1 What is Quality Coaching?
  • Week 2 Contemporary Quality Engineering. Mindset and Strategy
  • Week 3 Quality Assistance Model Overview
  • Week 4 Facilitating a Test Strategy
  • Week 5: Exploratory Testing as a Team
  • Week 6: Persuasion and Influence

Duration: 1 hour Tuesday afternoon 4pm AEST

Training Logistics

All training is performed online using Zoom. Training classes are limited to 99 people.

Group Mentoring

Each week on a Thursday, group mentoring provided where participants can ask questions of an experienced quality coach as well their peers. This session will take place each Thursday at 10am and 7pm AEST. Duration 1 hour. Participants may join either session (but not both).

Max group breakout = 8 participants

One-One Mentoring

If you prefer individual sessions, we’re offering one-on-one mentoring sessions on a weekly basis. These can be taken in in combination with the training or the group mentoring sessions.

Duration: 1 hour at a time suitable to you

Benefits of Quality Coaching Package

  • Opportunity to get specific advice for your company
  • Allows you to try things out at work and get feedback on it.
  • Spread over six weeks to embed concepts
  • Won’t take up too much of your day
  • Small Mentoring Groups to get customised advice
  • Work with experts in the industry who have worked as quality coaches
  • Access to a fantastic knowledge base for the duration of the class.
  • Accountability - we will help you achieve your goals.
  • Be part of a community of passionate quality coaches and quality engineers


Training (all 6 sessions) 250 AUD
Training + group mentoring package 750 AUD
Training + 1 one-on-one mentoring session 400 AUD
Training + 6 x one-on-one mentoring 1400 AUD
On demand one-on-one mentoring 200 AUD per session

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Other Training Courses

Check out our other quality engineering and software testing training offerings.

Exploratory Testing

$300 AUD pp

Next Available: Quarter 1 2021

BDD Curriculum

Early Bird From: $199 AUD pp

Next Available: 14th April 2021

Become a Quality Coach

$250 AUD pp

Next Available: Quarter 1 2021