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Business Analysis Fundamentals: Framework & Competencies  

Understand the business analyst's role and responsibilities in a successful project.

In this introductory course, you'll delve into the roles and responsibilities of the business analyst (BA) - the communication link between all business areas and a critical player in project success. Learn techniques for ensuring project success every step of the way - from identifying and analyzing potential projects to making sure that the final project product meets the requirements you identified. This class also includes practice exam questions that will help you prepare for taking the CCBA certification exam.

Performance Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
  • Understand what Business Analysis is and what a Business Analyst does
  • Understand the relationship between the Business Analyst and the Program Manager
  • Understand the role of Business Analyst on a project
  • Define what a requirement is and types
  • Recognize BA terminology
  • Have an overview of motivational theories and how these relate to group work
  • Have a base knowledge and understanding of BA underlying competencies including:
    • Analytical Thinking and Problem Solving
    • Behavioral Characteristics
    • Business Knowledge
    • Communication Skills
    • Interaction Skills
    • Software Applications
    • Understand the requirements for sitting for the CCBA (IIBA) exam

    This course addresses the following knowledge areas identified by the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (IIBA):
    • Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
    • Elicitation
    • Requirements Management and Communication
    • Enterprise Analysis
    • Requirements Analysis
    • Solution Assessment and Validation

    Audience: Systems analysts, business analysts, requirements analysts, developers, software engineers, IT project managers, project managers, project analysts, project leaders, senior project managers, team leaders, program managers, testers, QA specialists or anyone involved in organizational decision making.


Business Analysis Fundamentals: Framework & Competencies

Item: C222 Sharon Sikes
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM ONLINE
Sessions: 2 M Tu Location: ONLINE
, WA
11/16/2020 - 11/17/2020 Fee: $395.00

This class is offered online using Zoom.

Zoom Requirements:

  • Access to a computer with speakers & microphone (or the ability to call in via phone).
  • A web camera (suggested but not required).
  • Access to high-speed internet.

  • Zoom link will be sent prior to the start of class.

    Refund Policy: Cancellations must be received 5 business days prior to the 1st day of class in order to receive a full refund.


    Business Analysis Fundamentals: Framework & Competencies

    Item: C363 Sharon Sikes
    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Lacey Building 1
    Sessions: 2 W Th Location: Room 182
    4220 6th Avenue SE Lacey, WA 98503
    2/10/2021 - 2/11/2021 Fee: $395.00

    Registration for this class will open soon.