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Acceptance Test Driven Development with Markus Gaertner

Learn how to build software by involving all the team members and always starting with the specification written as an acceptance test.


Since quite a while the IT industry has solved the problem to repeatably build products on time and in budget. The next challenge we are facing right now is to build even the right product and solve the right business problems.

Who should attend

Programmers, Tester, Product Owners

Why attend

With ATDD you will learn how to solve the right problems for your customers by focusing on the right features at the right time. You will also learn how to overcome the telephone game effect by understanding the business problem right from the start.

Topics covered

  • Specification by Example
  • Specification Workshops
  • Driving your application from Specification by Example
  • Introduction to FitNesse and Cucumber/Gherkin


  • Introduction to Agile Acceptance Testing
  • Specification by Example
  • Different specification formats
  • Specification Workshops
  • Outside-in Development
  • Consequences for architecture and getting started


  • Experience working on software projects
  • Agile/Scrum experience would be a plus
  • Please bring your own laptop

Practical details

  • Trainer:¬†Markus G√§rtner
  • Duration: 2 days, daily from 09:00 to 17:30
  • Included:¬†welcome coffee, lunch and coffee breaks
  • Language: English/German
  • Participants will receive a certificate of attendance

Available discounts

  • 5% for a group of >3 persons
  • send 4 people¬†and the 5th has 50% off
  • send 8 people and the 9th goes for free

Need more information?¬†Contact us¬†and we’ll help you choose the right course for you.