Business Analyst Fundamentals Training Overview

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 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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Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's Business Analyst Fundamentals Training, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

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Business Analyst Fundamentals Training is a comprehensive course designed to equip individuals with the essential skills and knowledge required for effective business analysis.
Eligibility to become a Business Analyst includes a bachelor's degree in a relevant field or equivalent work experience. Strong analytical, problem-solving, communication, and interpersonal skills are essential.
This training is ideal for IT professionals, Network Administrators, and System Engineers.
There are no formal prerequisites for this Business Analyst Fundamentals Training. However, a basic understanding of mathematics, including algebra and probability will be beneficial.
Topics include business analysis techniques, requirement gathering, and project management.
Yes, the Business Analyst Fundamentals Training Course includes assessments and a final exam to evaluate your understanding.
The Knowledge Academy offers flexible learning options for this course which helps delegates learn according to their convenience. These learning modes include the online instructor-led training, classroom training, on-site training, and self-paced training.
Yes, we provide 24/7 support for the courses. Our customer service team will be available to assist you before and after the course, with any queries, technical issues, or additional support you may require. We are committed to ensuring your learning experience is seamless and that you have access to assistance whenever you need it.
This Business Analyst Fundamentals Training Course comes with valuable training sessions led by experienced instructors, a digital delegate pack, and a certificate upon completion.
The duration of this Business Analyst Fundamentals Training Course spans 1 day.
Yes, we offer pre-course guidance to help you understand the course structure and content.
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
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This training enhances your skills, making you eligible for advanced network and IT roles.
Yes. Upon successful completion of this course, delegates will receive the Business Analyst Fundamentals Certificate.
Yes, we provide 24/7 support for the Business Analyst Fundamentals Training Course. Our customer service will be available to assist you before and after the course, with any queries, technical issues, or additional support you may require.
Yes, networking opportunities are available through our community forums and alumni network.
This course provides essential skills for business analysis, enhancing your career prospects and effectiveness in project roles.
The Knowledge Academy stands out as a prestigious training provider known for its extensive course offerings, expert instructors, adaptable learning formats, and industry recognition. It's a dependable option for those seeking this Business Analyst Fundamentals Training.
The training fees for Business Analyst Fundamentals Training certification in the United Kingdom starts from £995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Business Analyst Fundamentals Training.
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