Running Pilot Tests

Running Pilot Tests

Learn tips and techniques for running a pilot test before launching to all your participants

About this course

A pilot test is when you conduct your entire test with a real participant. The intent is to test your test and provide you the most realistic understanding of the experience participants will have with your test. 

Pilot tests save you time and your company money, because you won't have to re-run entire tests due to minor errors.

This course provides tips and techniques for running a pilot test, as well as making any updates that are required, before launching the test to all your participants.

Curriculum13 min

  • Introduction to pilot tests 3 min
  • Pilot tests for live sessions 2 min
  • How to run a pilot for recorded tests 3 min
  • Using the results of a pilot test 2 min
  • Running a pilot test for a non-UserTesting study 1 min
  • Course feedback 1 min
  • Resources and next steps 1 min

About this course

A pilot test is when you conduct your entire test with a real participant. The intent is to test your test and provide you the most realistic understanding of the experience participants will have with your test. 

Pilot tests save you time and your company money, because you won't have to re-run entire tests due to minor errors.

This course provides tips and techniques for running a pilot test, as well as making any updates that are required, before launching the test to all your participants.

Curriculum13 min

  • Introduction to pilot tests 3 min
  • Pilot tests for live sessions 2 min
  • How to run a pilot for recorded tests 3 min
  • Using the results of a pilot test 2 min
  • Running a pilot test for a non-UserTesting study 1 min
  • Course feedback 1 min
  • Resources and next steps 1 min