Frequently Asked Questions

Que: Why Tekstrom? OR What kind of expertise Tekstrom has?
Ans: Tekstrom possess more than a decade of expertise in Software Testing and Quality Assurance. Tekstrom is head quartered at Delaware with branch offices in Chicago, Toronto, Bangalore & Chennai. Right from inception, Tekstrom is focused in the niche market of Software Testing and Quality Assurance and are proud to be associated with Software Testing industry leaders like HP-Mercury, Automated QA, Testing Technologies, Smartesting & RadView and have Engineers trained and certified from these companies. Also our Engineers carry minimum 4 – 5 years of on-field exposure and Tekstrom has trained more than 100+ Corporate Clients and 1000+ individuals. So with Tekstrom – you are assured of best of both blends – great education with ample practical exposure.

Que: What kind of Software Testing Courses do you offer?
Ans: Please refer Standard Courses section under Corporate Training for detailed outline of the different courses available with Tekstrom.

Que: What are the charges for individual course(s)?
Ans:Please fill in the Corporate Training inquiry form and one of our sales associates will contact you with all the details.

Que: What is the duration of this course(s)?
Ans: Please refer Standard Course Section under corporate training for individual course durations.

Que: What is the difference between Onsite, Offsite and Online Training?
Ans: Based on your need, we can offer Onsite, Offsite and Online Training.
Onsite: Our Instructor will visit your premises and offer the training to the participants at your location.
Offsite: Training participants would need to take the training at one of our locations. Currently we offer this facility in Delaware, Chicago, Toronto, Bangalore and Chennai.
Online: Training Participants can take the training from their premises wherein Our Instructor will give a live training over web. You will be provided with a secure login and password to our web training. You login using your computer..

Que: Where the training will be conducted?
Ans: As per your need/ convenience, training can be conducted at
Onsite – At Your Premises
Offsite – At Our Premises
Online – Through Web Internet

Que: What is Trainer's Experience or profile?
Ans: Please click here to view the profile of our Trainers

Que: Can you customize the course(s) as per my need?
Ans: Yes, we can customize the training as per your requirements or need. To fill in your requirement please click here and one of our sales associate will revert with all the details.

Que: Do you provide support after the training?
Ans: Yes, we do provide support after the training at an additional cost. The support could be in terms of Handholding during a project, Tool implementation services, setting up tool framework, helping in building test cases & test scripts, Automating using your testing tools and bug reporting.

Que: What is the infrastructure requirement for onsite training?
Ans: Computer with appropriate software for each participant, Projector, Whiteboard, dry erase markers.

Que: What other services Tekstrom provides other than training?
Ans: Besides Training, Tekstrom can offer the following services: Fulfill your Resource Augmentation needs – We have over 150 engineers working at various clients on various projects. Product Licenses of Software Testing tools like HP-Mercury, Testing Technologies, Smartesting, Radview and Automated QA. Handle your entire testing project(s) either from Onsite, Offsite or Offshore or Hybrid models. Consultancy in Software Testing

Que: How can we contact you?
Ans: You can reach us by phone/ email. Please find the contact details of our representatives under Contact us page or please fill in the inquiry form and one of our representatives would contact you.

Que: Please name some of the corporate clients you have served / trained in the past?
Ans: Partial list of our valued corporate customers includes Research in Motion (RIM), Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), Citibank, Fidelity Investments, ANZ Bank, Oracle, IBM, Wyndham Hotels, WireCard, Microsoft, Accenture etc.,

Que: We have a team of testers to be trained, but all cannot attend the training at one point of time ? what options do you propose?
Ans: We can schedule your testers to be trained at our test centers during our regular trainings or we can schedule a special week-end batch. We can also have our Instructors visiting your site for couple of hours daily and conducting the training over several days (only possible in those locations where we have our test centers). For more details please contact us.

Que: If I select to go for the training, when should I make the payment and what would be the mode of payment?
Along with the PO, 75% of the Total training cost to be paid before the training starts and balance 25% within 1 week of Training completion. You can make the payment through Company Check, Money Order or Credit Card.

Que: Do you provide training material like reference material and certificates?
Ans: Yes we do provide the material for each course at an extra charge, Upon successful completion of the training we issue a training completion certification on the respective tool for each participant.

Que: We have SAP environment and want to take training in Advance QTP? Does your instructor have the required expertise?
Ans: Yes, our instructors have the advanced level of expertise in delivering the QTP concepts. The concepts on their own are pretty standardized and hence can be implemented in any add-in environments. Our instructors can also help you in implementation of the QTP concepts in your working environments.

Que: I have only one person to be trained. The person cannot devote full time for the training? What options do you suggest?
Ans: The person can get enrolled in our regular batches at our locations (off-site) or online (web) instructor based training.

Que: Can you help me form a budget for a training planned down the line?
Ans: Yes, we can help you form a budget. Kindly fill in your requirement details along with the contact information in the Inquiry Form and one of our associate will revert to you.

If you do not find your question(s) above, please feel free to contact us or fill in the inquiry form and one of our representative would contact you soon.