JMeter Fundamentals Training Course

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JMeter Fundamentals + Advanced

The trainer was focusing on the features that are most likely to be useful to us

John Wood - Canoe Ventures, LLC

JMeter Fundamentals + Advanced

Broad coverage for general functional and performance testing COMBINED with very detailed and specific test scenarios and controllers.

Very friendly, kept attention well. A few requests near the end of the training about specific items were quickly worked through to provide insight into particular test scenarios.

Matthew Major - Canoe Ventures, LLC

JMeter Fundamentals

What did you like the most about the training?

The class was flexible yet met objectives. We were able to ask questions specific to our needs. Discussion allowed us to gain specific takeaways from the class to put in to action immediately.

Andy Seely - JMcLane Co. Inc.

JMeter Fundamentals

What did you like the most about the training?

Learning about assertions and recording.

Terry Hutchens - JMcLane Co. Inc.

Course Code


Duration Duration

7 hours (usually 1 day including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Understanding of HTML, XML, HTTP and SQL

Overview Overview

This course covers the creation and implementation of functional and unit testing with Apache JMeter, the free application testing software from The Apache Software Foundation. The purpose of the course is to allow organizations to completely automate their various testing requirements, saving time, money, and helping to minimize the risk of human error in testing. The program explores the concepts of designing and creating test plans for real-world web applications using Apache JMeter, including functional, regression and stress testing plans. Participants will learn how to design test plans for a variety of purposes and to use the various components and functions within JMeter to their advantage, permitting them to completely automate the web application testing process.

Course Outline Course Outline


  • Why use JMeter?
  • Overview of functional/regression/stress testing principles

Designing a basic test plan

  • How to identify your testing needs
  • Defining the steps of your test

Creating your first JMeter test

  • Introducing the JMeter GUI
  • The basic elements of a JMeter test plan
  • Building a functional test with your Internet browser
  • Executing your functional test
  • Reading the results of your test

The power of JMeter

  • Comprehensive overview of the available JMeter components and functions
  • Implementing an advanced functional test using the key JMeter functions and components

Regression testing

  • Using your functional tests for regression testing
  • Future proofing your tests

Stress testing

  • Identifying what you need to test
  • Mimicking the real world in JMeter
  • Extracting and reading the results

Other key features

  • Stress testing a database
  • Using JMeter from the command line
  • Editing a test plan in a text/XML editor

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Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
From $3680
Private Classroom Private Classroom
Participants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
Private Remote Private Remote
The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
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