The Academy

for career changers

in Software Testing

Are you interested in a career change into IT? Then Qcademy is the right place for you! As a career changer in software testing, you can get started together with us. We have more than 25 years of experience in IT in leading roles and have already enabled a large number of people to make a lateral entry into software testing.

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There is a permanent need for employees in software projects (currently the Federal Statistical Office speaks of about 85,000 vacancies) and on the other hand many adults in Germany have the desire to develop or change professionally. We are convinced that the right job can be found for everyone, in which he/she can optimally contribute their strengths.

We enable people to discover and develop their talents through our targeted training program. This enables them to rise above themselves and achieve the goals they have set for themselves.

Find your dream job

With us you learn the tools to start professionally as a software tester. Starting with a solid software testing foundation up to test automation. We prepare you optimally for the application process and how to position yourself optimally on the market. The only thing you need to bring along is motivation to go beyond yourself!

Learn by Doing

You will form an agile team with six participants and get to know the agile process model Scrum from the beginning of your training. In two-week phases in Scrum called “sprints”, you will complete your tasks self-organized and together with your Scrum team and supported by a coach. This way you get to know the agile framework Scrum in practice from day one. You will meet online once a week with your Scrum team.

Deliberate Learning

We work according to the scientifically based concept of Deliberate Learning. Which is based on the most recognized scientists of experts performance Karl Anders Ericsson.

  1. Identify optimization needs
  2. Set specific goals
  3. Focused work
  4. Continuous feedback and progress

Die Workshops und das Coaching mit The workshops and coaching with Qcademy have brought my team and me to a new level.

Houcem Dridi
Quality Manager @Buhl Tax Service GmbH


Here you will find the most frequently asked questions about the program

If you have any questions, please contact us by e-mail or arrange a meeting with us via our form.

How long does the training last?

The training usually lasts 6 to 12 months. This means that in this time most participants will find the optimal job for themselves. The training itself continues until you have found your ideal job.

How much time do I have to invest per week?

On average, it’s between 5 and 10 hours a week. In training, you work at your own pace. This means that if you invest more time, you will make faster progress in finding your dream job. If you have less time one week, that is also OK.

How does the application process work?

We will have a meeting with you, as it is important for us to get to know each individual participant. Together with you, we decide whether the training is right for you.

What previous knowledge should I have?

The training does not require a lot of knowledge. Basic knowledge of how to operate a computer and basic English skills are sufficient. We will teach you the rest.

How many participants are in a group?

In the training you will get to know the mostly used agile framework Scrum from the beginning. A Scrum team usually consists of 6 to 9 participants. Your team will consist of 6 to 9 participants.