It’s BLACK FRIDAY!! Take a peek at our amazing training offers

right-arrow
close

close

Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go over your training requirements.

close

close

Press esc to close

close close

Back to course information

Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go overy your training requirements.

close close

Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go over your training requirements.

IIBA® Business Analysis Training courses

Online Instructor-led (2 days)

Classroom (2 days)

Online Self-paced (16 hours)

IIBA® Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) Course Outline

The course covers the following topics as featured in the CBAP® exam and aligned to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®) Guide: 

Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring

  • Why is a Plan Needed?
  • Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring Input/output
  • Tasks Under Business Analysis, Planning and Monitoring
  • Plan Business Analysis Approach
    • Agile Principles Compared to Waterfall
    • Various Agile Methods for Project Management
      • Scrum 
      • Extreme Programming 
      • Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM) Framework
      • KANBAN 
  • Stakeholder Engagement 
    • RACI Matrix – Stakeholder Analysis
    • Illustration of a Communication Plan
    • Dealing with Difficult Stakeholders
  • Plan Business Analysis Governance
  • Plan Business Analysis of Information Management
  • Identify Business Analysis Performance Improvements

Introduction to Elicitation and Collaboration

  • What Does Elicitation Mean?
  • Tasks Under Elicitation and Collaboration
  • Elicitation and Collaboration Input / Output
  • Prepare for Elicitation 
    • Prepare for Elicitation Input / Output 
    • Sometimes, A Conversation Alone Isn’t Enough 
    • Conduct Elicitation Input / Output 
  • Conduct Elicitation 
    • Requirement Elicitation Questioning Techniques
    • Conduct Elicitation
    • Confirm Elicitation Results Input / Output 
  • Confirm Elicitation Results 
    • Communicate Business Analysis Information Input / Output 
  • Communicate Business Analysis Information 
    • Manage Stakeholder Collaboration Input / Output 
    • Manage Stakeholder Collaboration 

Requirements Life Cycle Management

  • What are Requirements?
  • Requirements Life Cycle
  • Requirements Lifecycle Management Input / Output
  • Tasks under Requirements Lifecycle Management
  • Trace Requirements Input / Output
  • Gap in Requirements
  • Trace Requirements
    • What All Is Traced? 
    • How to Record Traceability? 
    • Maintain Requirements Input / Output 
  • Maintain Requirements 
    • Reasons for Tracing and Maintaining Requirements 
    • Prioritise Requirements Input / Output 
  • Prioritise Requirements 
    • Why Prioritise Requirements? 
    • How to Prioritise Requirements? 
    • Assess Requirements Input / Output 
  • Assess Requirements 
    • Approve Requirements Input / Output 
  • Approve Requirements 
    • Getting a Sign – Off On Requirements 
    • Tips for Effective Requirements Management

Strategy Analysis 

  • What is Strategy Planning and Analysis? 
  • Strategy Analysis 
  • Strategy Analysis Input / Output 
  • Tasks under Strategy Analysis 
  • Analyse Current State 
    • Tools for Analysing Current State to Make Strategic Decisions 
    • SWOT Analysis 
    • Industry Analysis – Porter’s Five Forces Model 
    • Define Future State Input / Output
  • Assess Risks
    • Assess Risks
    • Define Change Strategy Input / Output
  • Define Change Strategy
  • Tools for Defining Change Strategy
    • BCG Growth/Share Portfolio Matrix
    • GE Business Screen Matrix
  • Expert BA Behavior that helps in Executing the Task

Requirement Analysis and Design Definition

  • Requirement Analysis and Design Definition Input / Output
  • Tasks Under Requirement Analysis and Design Definition
  • Specify and Model Requirements Input / Output
    • Specify and Model Requirements
    • Verify Requirements
    • Validate Requirements
    • Define Requirements Architecture
    • Define Design Options
    • Analyse Potential Value and Recommend Solution
  • Paralysis of Analysis
  • Useful Techniques to Avoid Paralysis of Analysis
  • Responsibilities of Business Analyst in Requirement Analysis and Design Definition

Solution Evaluation

  • Understand Solution Evaluation
  • Tasks Under Solution Evaluation
    • Measure Solution Performance
    • Analyse Performance Measures
    • Assess Solution Limitations
    • Assess Enterprise Limitations
    • Recommend Actions to Increase Solution Value

Show moredown

Who should attend this IIBA Training Course?

CBAP® certification is aimed at:

  • Those with CCBA® certification who would like to take the next step on their certification path
  • Business Analysis professionals wishing to receive CBAP® certification
  • Product owners/managers
  • Non-Business Analysis consultants
  • Trainers
  • Professionals with elements of Business Analysis in their roles, including Project Managers, Testers, Quality Assurance personnel, Change Managers and Designers

Prerequisites

CBAP® is an experience-based professional certification. It requires the following professional work experience:

  • A minimum of 7500 hours in the last 10 years
  • Within these work experience hours, a minimum of 900 hours must cover 4 of the 6 BABOK® Guide knowledge areas
  • In addition to this, it requires:
  • A minimum of 35 hours of professional development in the last 4 years
  • Two references from either a career manager, client (internal or external) or CBAP® recipient

IIBA® Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) Course Overview

This 2-day course prepares candidates for the Certified Business Analysis Professional™ exam to achieve CBAP® certification. Over the 2 days of training, your instructor will walk you through the knowledge areas covered by the exam and ensure you have a full understanding of what each area involves.

CBAP® is the third level of Business Analysis certification offered by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®). Designed for Business Analysis professionals to demonstrate their considerable experience, the certification recognises over five years of experience in the field, showing employers your deep commitment to the profession.

Show moredown

IIBA® Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) Exam

The CBAP® exam lasts 3.5 hours and consists of 120 multiple choice questions. These questions are case study-based and assess the candidate’s practical application of the defined competencies for this level.

What’s Included in this IIBA Training Course?

  • The Knowledge Academy’s Certified Business Analysis Professional Courseware
  • Experienced Instructor
  • Completion Certificate
  • Refreshments

Show moredown

Online Instructor-led (2 days)

Classroom (2 days)

Online Self-paced (16 hours)

IIBA® Certification of Competency in Business Analysis (CCBA®) Course Outline

The course covers the following topics as featured in the CCBA® exam and aligned to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®) Guide. Next to each area of knowledge is the percentage of the exam which it makes up:

  • Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring (12%)
  • Elicitation and Collaboration (20%)
  • Requirements Life Cycle Management (18%)
  • Strategy Analysis (12%)
  • Requirements Analysis and Design Definition (32%)
  • Solution Evaluation (6%)

Show moredown

Who should attend this IIBA Training Course?

CCBA® certification is aimed at:

  • Those with an ECBA™ certification who would like to take the next step on their certification path
  • Business Analysis professionals wishing to become CCBA® certified
  • Product owners/managers
  • Non-BA consultants
  • Trainers
  • Professionals with elements of Business Analysis in their roles, including Project Managers, Testers, Quality Assurance personnel, Change Managers and Designers

Prerequisites

CCBA® is an experience-based professional certification. It requires the following professional work experience:

  • Minimum of 3,750 hours Business Analysis work experience in the last 7 years
  • These work experience hours must cover a minimum of 900 hours in each of 2 of the 6 BABOK® Guide Version 3 Knowledge Areas or a minimum of 500 hours in each of 4 of the 6 BABOK® Guide Version 3 Knowledge Areas

In addition, it also requires:

  • Minimum of 21 hours of professional development in the last 4 years
  • Two references from either a career manager, client (internal or external) or CBAP® recipient

IIBA® Certification of Competency in Business Analysis (CCBA®) Course Overview

This 2-day course prepares candidates to take the Certification of Capability in Business Analysis™ exam and achieve CCBA® certification. Over the 2 days of training, an instructor will take you through the topics of the exam and ensure you have a full understanding of the content covered.

CCBA® is the second level of Business Analysis certification offered by the International Institute of Business Analysis™ (IIBA®). Designed to allow Business Analysis professionals to demonstrate their expertise and skills, the certification provides formal recognition of knowledge and experience in the field, demonstrating to employers your professional integrity and commitment to the profession.

Show moredown

IIBA® Certification of Competency in Business Analysis (CCBA®) Exam

The CCBA® exam lasts three hours and consists of 130 multiple choice questions. Each question is scenario-based, requiring some analysis and practical application of the core competencies for this level.

What's Included in this IIBA Training Course?

  • The Knowledge Academy’s Certification of Competency in Business Analysis Courseware
  • Experienced Instructor
  • Completion Certificate
  • Refreshments
 

Show moredown

Online Instructor-led (2 days)

Classroom (2 days)

Online Self-paced (16 hours)

IIBA® Entry Certificate in Business Analysis (ECBA™) Course Outline

The course covers the following topics as featured in the ECBA™ exam and aligned to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®) Guide. Next to each area of knowledge is the percentage of the exam which it makes up:

Business Analysis Knowledge

  • Business Analysis & the BA Professional (2.5%)
  • Underlying Competencies (5%)
  • Business Analysis Key Concepts (5%)
  • Techniques (12.5%)

BABOK® Guide Knowledge Areas

  • Business Analysis Planning & Monitoring (5%) 
  • Elicitation & Collaboration (20%)
  • Requirements Life Cycle Management (20%)
  • Strategy Analysis (5%) 
  • Requirements Analysis and Design Definition (24%)
  • Solution Evaluation (1%)

 

Show moredown

Who should attend this IIBA Training Course?

ECBA™ certification is aimed at:

  • Individuals entering the BA profession, including students enrolled in academic programs and recent graduates
  • Professionals moving into a new Business Analysis career
  • Those who manage BA professionals but are not Business Analysts themselves

Prerequisites

The course requires no prerequisites to attend. However, the exam requires a minimum of 21 hours of professional development in the last 4 years.

IIBA® Entry Certificate in Business Analysis (ECBA™) Course Overview

This 2-day course prepares candidates to take the Entry Certificate in Business Analysis™ (ECBA™) exam and achieve ECBA™ certification. Over the 2 days of training, an instructor will take you through the topics of the exam and ensure you are fully prepared for the format and types of questions which will be featured. 

ECBA™ is the first level of Business Analysis certification offered by the International Institute of Business Analysis™ (IIBA®). Created to recognise those just entering the field of business analysis, the certificate provides a vital first step for newly qualified or aspiring business analysts looking to get ahead of their peers.

 

Show moredown

IIBA® Entry Certificate in Business Analysis (ECBA™) Exam

The ECBA™ exam lasts one hour and consists of 50 multiple questions. It is not included with the course and must be booked separately with IIBA.

What's Included in this IIBA Training Course?

  • The Knowledge Academy’s Entry Certificate in Business Analysis Courseware
  • Experienced Instructor
  • Completion Certificate
  • Refreshments

Show moredown

Not sure which course to choose?

Speak to a training expert for advice if you are unsure of what course is right for you. Give us a call on 646-687-6780 or Inquire.

Package deals

Our training experts have compiled a range of course packages to compliment a variety of categories in order to help fast track your career. The packages consist of the best possible qualifications in each industry and allows you to purchase multiple courses at a discounted rate.

Swipe for more. Don’t miss out!

What our customers are saying

Frequently asked questions

FAQ's

Yes, The Knowledge Academy is an endorsed education provider of IIBA.
Our IIBA courses are available across the world in thousands of locations.
Although the IIBA certifications have prerequisites, our courses do not. However, as they are intended to prepare you to take each exam soon afterwards, candidates should meet the required prerequisites for each certification.
Once you have taken your exam preparation course with us, you must then book your IIBA exam separately through IIBA.
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider in the world for IIBA® Business Analysis Training.
The price for IIBA® Business Analysis Training certification in the United States starts from $1295.

Why we're the go to training provider for you

icon

Best price in the industry

You won't find better value in the marketplace. If you do find a lower price, we will beat it.

icon

Trusted & Approved

We are accredited by PeopleCert on behalf of AXELOS

icon

Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.

icon

High quality resources

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

barclays Logo
deloitte Logo
Thames Water Logo

"Really good course and well organised. Trainer was great with a sense of humour - his experience allowed a free flowing course, structured to help you gain as much information & relevant experience whilst helping prepare you for the exam"

Joshua Davies, Thames Water

santander logo
bmw Logo
Google Logo
Shell Logo

"...the trainer for this course was excellent. I would definitely recommend (and already have) this course to others."

Diane Gray, Shell

Looking for more information on IIBA® Business Analysis Training