This is a Company level document & developed by Quality Analyst or Project Manager Category people, it defines “Testing Approach”.
a) Scope & Objective: Definition & purpose of testing in organization
b) Business Issue: Budget control for testing
c) Test Approach: Mapping between development stages & Testing Issue.
d) Test Deliverables: Required testing documents to be prepared
e) Roles & Responsibilities: Names of the job in testing team & their responsibilities
f) Communication & Status reporting: Required negotiation between testing team & developing team during test execution
g) Automation & Testing Tools: Purpose of automation & possibilities to go to test automation
h) Testing Measurements & Metrics: QAM, TTM, PCM
i) Risks & Mitigation: Possible problems will come in testing & solutions to overcome
j) Change & Configuration Management: To handle change request during testing
k) Training Plan: Required training sessions to testing team before start testing process