What Way Should Testing be Taught/Learned?Home › Forums › Software Testing Discussions › What Way Should Testing be Taught/Learned?This topic contains 2 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by Archana 2 years ago. Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total)Author Posts September 13, 2017 at 11:39 am #17387 RonanModerator@ronanIt occurred to me last week when reading about careers in testing that testing is a unique field in that qualifications are not necessary for a role in the field.You can become a tester by just carrying out testing tasks.It got me thinking; what is the best way for testing to be learned?Do you think formal training is necessary or does on the job training work best for new testers to learn their role.What are the advantages and disadvantages to either? September 14, 2017 at 9:51 am #17401 JesperModerator@jesper-lindholt-ottosenin my experience – hands-on testing first, then more formalized training later. – one domain first, then other domains later September 15, 2017 at 3:54 pm #17446 ArchanaParticipant@archanaI agree. Hands-on testing helps you learn a lot. I have also learned a lot testing alongside experienced testers.Author Posts Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total)You must be logged in to reply to this topic.