• Admission closes on 30 Jul, 2024Limited no. of seats available
  • Program Duration: 11 monthsAt 5-10 hours/week
  • Online BootcampLearning Format

Automation Testing Course Overview

This automation course is designed to provide you with a complete knowledge of software testing technologies such as Selenium Web Driver, TestNG, Maven, AutoIT, Selenium Grid, Appium, and Docker to help you build a robust testing framework.

Key Features

  • Comprehensive blended learning program
  • 200 hours of Applied Learning
  • 15+ in-demand tools and skills
  • 14 lesson-end & 4 phase-end hands-on projects
  • 1 industry-aligned capstone project

Program Fee

$ 1,499
* You are enrolling for Cohort Starting on 7 Aug. See Cohort Details Here

Program syllabus

Automation Testing Certification Advantage

Simplilearn’s Automation Test Engineer program provides extensive hands-on training in software development, testing, and quality assurance technology skills, including phase-end and capstone projects based on real business scenarios.

Fast-track your Automation Test Career

This comprehensive curriculum covers more than 15 automation testing tools and technologies to make your profile stand out as an Automation Test Engineer.

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With this program, you will:
  • Learn core computer science concepts from leading industry experts with content structured to ensure industrial relevance
  • Build an end-to-end application and test it with exciting features
  • Earn an industry-recognized course completion certificate
Master’s Certificate

Automation Testing Course Details

This Automation course offers a comprehensive curriculum using our unique Blended Learning approach to make you career-ready as an Automation Test Engineer upon successful completion of this Automation certification.


  • Learn how to use containers for your applications. Create and run your first Docker container. Then, learn how to run containers in production and solve problems of orchestration such as high availability, service discovery, and reconciliation.

  • This course introduces the core concepts of Containers and Kubernetes and explains how containers differ from virtual machines. It also covers the importance of containers in cloud computing as well as the emerging ecosystem of related technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift, Istio and Knative.


  • Agile
  • Java
  • API Testing with Postman
  • TDD with TestNG
  • AWS
  • JDBC


azure SQL databaseDocker FSDGIT FSDJenkins FSDJunit 5Maven FSDSelenium 4Java 17Cypress ATEAngular FSDCucumberJMeterPostmanRest-AssuredAWS

Industry Project

  • Project 1


    Create a dynamic and responsive Java-based e-commerce web application and test it using technologies such as Java, Hibernate, MYSQL, Docker, Selenium, TestNG, and JMeter.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.


Automation Course Learner Reviews

  • Daniel Altufaili

    Daniel Altufaili

    IT infrastructure oprations

    Upon finishing the QA automation course, I received fresh assignments at my job owing to my heightened proficiency in IT, IoT, and ML. In addition to this, I earned a promotion and 20% salary increase. This course significantly expanded my expertise and motivated me to continuously enhance my skills through ongoing upskilling efforts.

  • Madina Tleubayeva

    Madina Tleubayeva

    After the course, I secured a job at PSI Corporation in the Test Automation domain with a 20% hike in my salary. I can implement all the skills I gained in my current position.

  • Farzhana K A

    Farzhana K A

    Embedded Software Engineer

    I had an excellent experience with the instructors during my QA Automation course. They made learning effortless, breaking down complex concepts into easily understandable parts. Thanks to this Automation Testing course, I secured a new position at Xpheno, accompanied by an impressive 80% salary increase.

  • Shourya Mishra

    Shourya Mishra

    QA Analyst

    Enrolling in the automation testing course was transformative. The QA automation course offered concise videos for efficient learning. It boosted my expertise, leading to a domain shift within my organization. After two years, I secured a job change with a 100% salary increase, thanks to my solid grasp of software testing courses.

  • Raj Kurup

    Raj Kurup

    Simplilearn team is the best. I love the format and logistics of Simplilearn so much that I would choose them for future courses at any cost rather than take anything else. Awesome guys.

  • Himanshu Sukhija

    Himanshu Sukhija

    I had enrolled in this training. The content is very informative. The trainer is knowledgeable and his skills of explaining the concepts are awesome.


Industry Trends

The global enterprise software market is anticipated to grow at 8 percent CAGR with a value of US $634 billion by 2023, according to a report published by Market Research Future (MRFR).

  • Automation Test Engineer Industry Growth

    40% Annual Growth

    for automation engineer jobs by 2023.

    10 million new jobs

    for automation engineers are to be created by 2023, worldwide.

    Automation Test Engineer Annual Salary
    Source: Glassdoor
    Automation Test Engineer Hiring Companies
    Source: Indeed

Ideal Candidates

This Automation Test Engineer Course is designed for:

Target Audience

Freshers, software developers, IT professionals, engineers, test engineers, technical consultants, and analysts

Pre-requisite/Eligibility Criteria

Any technical degree or equivalent such as B.tech, M.tech, a degree in engineering, a bachelor/master’s in computer science, and basic programming knowledge

Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Program Cohorts


    • Date


      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      7 Aug, 2024

      09:00 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      7 Sep, 2024 - 30 Mar, 2025

      08:30 - 12:30 CDT

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

Got questions regarding upcoming cohort dates?

Automation Courses FAQs

  • What is Automation Testing?

    Automation testing uses software tools and methodologies to create test cases, execute and analyze them, and compare actual test results with predicted or expected results. The test automation engineer designs and implements scripts to validate the software's functionality thoroughly before release.

  • Why is Test Automation Important Across Industries?

    Test automation increases software efficiency and ensures software quality with minimal effort and maximum accuracy. The following are the benefits of test automation:

    • Fast Feedback: Automated testing improves communication among all project stakeholders and allows faster rectification of errors. 
    • Saves Time: Implementing automated testing saves time, even for intricate and enormous systems.
    • Reusability: Because test automation test cases are repetitive, they are reusable and can be utilized for different projects.
    • Quick Time-to-Market: Automation testing reduces the time-to-market of an application/product by constantly executing test cases.

  • What Does an Automation Test Engineer Do?

    Automation test engineers design, build, and test automation solutions to create scalable and error-free applications. The automation testing course offers an extensive curriculum using our unique blended learning approach, so you will be ready to work as an automation test engineer when the Automation testing course is completed. Learning automation testing training will help you quickly find and fix software problems.

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  • How Can Online Courses Help You Learn Software Testing?

    The software testing online courses have a comprehensive curriculum that includes various software testing concepts, automation tools, and skills. Thus, it will be relatively easy for candidates to learn software testing with the help of online courses that are readily accessible anytime from anywhere.

  • How Do I Become an Automation Test Engineer?

    To become an automation test engineer, you must have a working knowledge of software development tools, databases, testing tools, and frameworks. You should be able to work as part of a scrum team, following Agile methodologies and building, testing, and delivering features.

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  • Does Automation Testing Require Coding?

    Though not mandatory, coding knowledge is beneficial for test automation engineers. It helps them communicate better with developers and participate in unit testing.

  • What are the Prerequisites for Pursuing this Automation Testing Certification?

    There are no such prerequisites for pursuing this automation test engineer course. It can be taken by anyone with an IT background, whether fresher or experienced professionals, such as software developers, IT professionals, engineers, test engineers, technical consultants, and analysts. However, to learn automation testing, one must be patient and willing to practice regularly.

  • What Are the Job Opportunities After Completing This Automation Testing Course?

    Automated testing offers an even better salary and more job security than manual testing and other prestigious jobs, such as product manager, DevOps, company architect, and IT management.

  • What are Some Common Types of Test Automation Frameworks?

    The most common types of automation testing frameworks are mentioned here: 

    • Modular-based testing framework 
    • Linear automation framework
    • Library architecture testing framework
    • Keyword-driven framework
    • Data-driven framework
    • Hybrid testing framework

  • What are the Topics Covered as a Part of This Automation Testing Course Curriculum?

    The Automation Testing Master's Program course offered by Simplilearn has a comprehensive curriculum that covers a wide variety of software testing and automation topics, including planning and automation, functional testing, non-functional testing, cloud automation, and more. 

    In this course, candidates will learn a wide range of test automation framework skills, including, but not limited to, Agile, API Testing with Postman, Java, JDBC, TDD with TestNG, AWS, etc. The curriculum also includes various tools like Selenium, Cypress, Cucumber, Postman, and many more.

  • What is the Capstone Project?

    The capstone project is essential to the Automation Testing Certification Master's Program. Its objective is to give candidates hands-on learning experience using real-world data. As part of the capstone project, candidates who are enrolled in this automation testing course can test a software application, deploy it, and successfully test it.

  • Is It Mandatory to Complete the Capstone Project to Get My Master’s Certificate?

    Yes. The capstone project is a part of Simplilearn's Automation Testing Master's Program curriculum, and after you complete it, you will receive a professional certificate for the program.

  • What Is the Salary Expectancy of Automation Testers Across India and the US?

    The salary packages for automation testing engineer professionals with test automation skills differ greatly depending on the career role, skills, experience, and the company. Here is a table that gives an overview of the salary of employees with test automation skills:


    Average Annual Salary in India

    Average Annual Salary in the USA

    Test Engineer

    INR 4,78,783

    USD 80,793

    Automation Engineer

    INR 5,95,192

    USD 82,469

    Software Test Lead

    INR 1,299,627

    USD 76,359

    Test/Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

    INR 4,92,039

    USD 79,246

    Senior Software Development Engineer

    INR 1,531,445

    USD 1,18,422

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