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Business Analyst Fundamentals Training Course Outline

Module 1: What is Business Analysis?

  • Definition
  • Origins and Development
  • Scope of Business Analysis
  • Benefits of Business Analysis
  • Holistic Approach

Module 2: Understanding the Role of a Business Analyst

  • Definition
  • Gathering Information
  • Business Analysis Skills
  • Responsibilities
  • Problem Solver

Module 3: Business Analysis Process

  • Approach to Problem Solving
  • Problem Pyramid
  • Lifecycle for Business Change
  • Business Analysis Framework

Module 4: Business Models

  • Models Purpose
  • Nodes and Links
  • Aspects of Business
  • Process Model
  • Conceptual Business Activity Model
  • Business Activity Model Process

Module 5: Understanding Stakeholder Analysis

  • What is a Stakeholder?
  • Stakeholder Analysis
  • Interviews
  • Stakeholder Identification and Types
  • Segmenting and Prioritising Stakeholders
  • Prioritisation Grid

Module 6: Understanding Key Performance Indicators

  • What are Key Performance Indicators?
  • Balanced Business Scorecard
  • SWOT Analysis

Module 7: Business Analysis Techniques

  • Location Model
  • Socio-Political Model
  • Investigation Techniques

Module 8: Strategic Analysis

  • External Analysis – PESTLE
    • Political
    • Economic
    • Social
    • Technology
    • Legal
    • Environmental
  • Porter’s 5 Forces 

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Who should attend this Business Analyst Fundamentals Training?

The Business Analyst Fundamentals Training Course is designed for anyone who wants to learn the essential elements of Business Analysis. It covers the vital knowledge and skills to be a Business Analyst and how they can increase the success of projects. The following professionals can benefit from attending this course: 

  • Entry-level Business Analysts
  • Project Coordinators
  • Project Managers
  • Functional Managers
  • Data Analysts
  • Team Leaders
  • Quality Assurance Analysts

Prerequisites of the Business Analyst Fundamentals Training

There are no formal prerequisites for this Business Analyst Fundamentals Course. However, a basic understanding of mathematics, including algebra and probability will be beneficial.      

Business Analyst Fundamentals Training Course Overview

This Business Analyst Fundamentals Course is designed to equip professionals with the essential skills required to analyse data, identify business trends, and make informed decisions. It poses a crucial pillar for organisations seeking to enhance their competitive edge through data-driven strategies. This course delves into the core principles and practices, serving as a foundation for anyone aspiring to excel in this dynamic field.

Proficiency in Business Analyst Fundamentals is essential for a wide array of professionals. A Business Analyst Certification contributes to a significant career boost for Project Managers, Data Scientists, Marketing Analysts, Consultants, etc. A strong foundation in this subject empowers professionals to decipher complex data, streamline operations, and enhance decision-making. Anyone aiming to harness the power of data to drive organisational success should strive to master the art of Business Analysis.

This intensive 1-day Business Analyst Fundamentals Course is tailored to provide delegates with a rapid yet comprehensive understanding of core concepts. Through expert-led sessions and hands-on exercises, delegates will grasp the essentials of data analysis, requirement gathering, and process modelling. By the end of this training, delegates will be able to apply their newfound skills directly in their roles, making more informed decisions and contributing to the success of their organisations.

Course Objectives:

  • To equip with essential Business Analysis skills and methodologies
  • To conduct practical stakeholder analysis and prioritisation
  • To learn various Business Analysis techniques for data gathering and analysis
  • To provide an understanding of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • To foster a holistic approach to problem-solving and decision-making
  • To learn the importance of external research and its impact on business strategies

After completing this Business Analyst Fundamentals Course, delegates will be well-equipped to apply their knowledge and skills in their professional roles. They can confidently tackle data-driven challenges, enhance decision-making processes, and contribute to their organisation's success.

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What’s included in this Business Analyst Fundamentals Training?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • Business Analyst Fundamentals Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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The city of Adelaide is the capital of the state of South Australia. The population of Adelaide currently stands at approximately 1.30 million people, making it the 5th moth populated city in Australia. The city and its residents are referred to as Adelaidean’s. The unemployment rate for Adelaide currently stands at just under 6%. This is slightly lower in comparison to the national average unemployment rate which currently stands at just over 6%. Adelaide has three public universities that are local to the city, as well as a private university and three colleges of foreign universities. The University of Adelaide is consistently ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide, as well as being part of the Group of Eight, as well as the Sandstone Universities. The university has produced 104 Rhodes scholars as well as five Nobel laureates. The University of South Australia is the largest in the state with a student enrolment rate of over 33,000 students, more than 10,000 of them being international. 

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T: +61 272026926

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Eligibility to become a Business Analyst typically includes a bachelor's degree in a relevant field or equivalent work experience. Strong analytical, problem-solving, communication, and interpersonal skills are essential. Knowledge of business processes, industry trends, and proficiency in data analysis and documentation is desirable. Relevant certifications such as CBAP or ECBA can enhance eligibility. Requirements may vary based on specific organisational needs.
The function of a Business Analyst is to bridge the gap between business objectives and IT solutions. They identify requirements, propose solutions, and facilitate communication between stakeholders to enhance efficiency and achieve business success.
Business Analysts employ skills such as analytical thinking, effective communication, requirements gathering, modelling, and problem-solving. They use various tools, including requirements management software, data analysis tools, and collaboration platforms, to support their work. Domain knowledge and stakeholder management skills are also essential in their role.
There is no specific university degree universally required to become a Business Analyst. The requirements can vary depending on the industry and organization. While degrees in business, finance, or related fields are common, degrees in other disciplines are also considered. Practical experience, relevant skills, and professional certifications can enhance job prospects.
The advantages of taking this Business Analyst Fundamentals course include a comprehensive foundation in business analysis, practical skills development, industry-relevant knowledge, expert instruction, networking opportunities, professional development, and preparation for certifications.
Business analysts are employed by companies across various industries, including IT and software development, financial services, healthcare, consulting firms, retail and e-commerce, government and public sector, manufacturing and supply chain, and telecommunications.
Please arrive at the venue at 8:45am.
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Yes, we provide course guidance to support learners throughout their training. We offer guidance in selecting the right courses based on individual needs and career goals. Additionally, we provide assistance in understanding course content, clarifying any questions or concerns, and navigating the learning journey. The Knowledge Academy aims to provide a supportive learning experience and ensure that learners receive the necessary guidance to make the most of their training.
Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts
Yes, individuals from non-IT backgrounds can secure jobs as Business Analysts. Transferable skills, domain knowledge, relevant experience, professional certifications, networking, and mentoring can increase their chances of success.
The Knowledge Academy stands out as a training provider due to its comprehensive course offerings, experienced instructors, global presence, and reputation for delivering high-quality training and certifications.
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The training fees for Business Analyst Fundamentals Training certification in Adelaide starts from AUD1895
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