Business Analyst Certificate Program

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As an Endorsed Education Provider (EEP™) we deliver an International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA™) accredited certificate program that trains business analysts for the Entry Certificate in Business Analysis (ECBA™), the Certification in Capability in Business Analysis (CCBA™), the Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP™), or the Certified Business Analysis Thought Leader (CBATL™). 

The Important Role of the Business Analyst

Business analysts are responsible for analyzing the needs of their clients and stakeholders to help determine solutions to business problems. A key facilitator in the project management process, the business analyst serves as a liaison between the business side of an enterprise and the information technology department or external service providers. Common alternate titles are business systems analyst, systems analyst, and functional analyst.

Learn Business Analysis and prepare for IIBA Certification. The IIBA has four levels of certification. Whether you are new to business analysis or have been working as an analyst for many years, our Business Analyst Certificate provides the education and training necessary to further your career and attain certification.

Our certificate program teaches you to be a more effective business analyst, deliver business value, and create better business outcomes while using the industry standard Business Analysis Body of Knowledge. Our program will satisfy the educational requirement to site for all levels of IIBA Certification; ECBA, CCBA, CBAP, and CBATL.

This program teaches to the BABOK® in accordance with the IIBA®. As an Endorsed Education Provider (EEP™), our program is designed to cover the IIBA’s Body of Knowledge (BABOK®). The Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®) is composed of six areas plus underlying fundamentals.

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Knowledge Areas

  • Business analysis planning 
  • and monitoring
  • Elicitation and collaboration
  • Requirements life cycle 
  • management
  • Strategy analysis
  • Requirements analysis and 
  • design definition
  • Solution evaluation

A significant amount of course time is dedicated to applying course materials to case studies. Participants experience a project team environment, formulate project plans, and collaborate on project choices and variables. The program culminates with a capstone presentation. We focus on team building and presentation skills.

Who Should Attend

Experienced business analysts, as well as those who are new to the business analyst role and are currently working on projects. All content also aligns with and satisfies the educational requirement for the PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA)® Certification.