CTG Academy

Test Automation with Cypress

Selenium has long been the defacto web automation framework for web test automation, but up-and-coming web testing frameworks are taking market share.

Cypress in an end-to-end testing framework for web test automation in Javascript, created by and for website developers.

Its easy setup and feature packed framework convinced a lot of test automation engineers to use this tool as well, making it one of the most popular alternatives to Selenium.

This course learns you how you can manage tests in Cypress, from tool installation to run.


Currently no (other) upcoming dates are planned for this course


Course Objectives

The goal of this course is to learn the basics about Selenium and to understand how a Selenium test script is created, executed and maintained.

Typical Audience

This course is intended for test automation engineers, developers and any other person involved or interested in test automation.

Course Prerequisites

Experience with programming or scripting is required.

Cypress is a Javascript based tool. The exercises will contain Javascript syntax, but attendees with other programming language knowledge should be able to implement the basic code statements that are needed.

Course Delivery

Each chapter of the course is linked to a lab exercises.

Throughout the course, an experienced trainer and software testing expert provides lectures and gives exercises based on real world projects. Courses can be given in English or Dutch. Course material is in English

Course Venue

The course duration is 1 day.

This course can be given at the client’s site or at CTG.

Course Administration


€ 500/person for 1 day. All prices are VAT excluded; course material, lunch and beverages are included.


By Participant: If a subscribed course participant is replaced by another participant or if the public course is postponed to a later date, no cancellation costs apply. A participant or a group that fails to attend, or that cancels a course without at least 15 working days written notice prior to the course start, is liable for the full subscription cost.
By CTG: CTG reserves the right to cancel a course at any time.

Course Logistics

All classroom courses begin promptly at 9 am and are scheduled until 5pm.
All courses are organized at the CTG premises in Diegem (Belgium) or can be given at the client site and are available for groups as well. Please contact us if you wish further information.

The standard language of each course is English.

* Prices subject to VAT

Course Outlines

  • Introduction to Cypress
  • Installation of Cypress
  • Interacting with the browser
  • Interacting with the web application
  • Validate the web application
  • Create, run and verify a test
  • PageObject design pattern
  • Use test data
  • Use of the Accessibility Testing add-in

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