63769 business analysys support practice

Open the door to a career as a professional Business Analyst. This world class part time program will help you master the tools and techniques of the modern analyst.

Course Overview

Business Analysts are primarily responsible for identifying the requirements of business stakeholders, and converting these requirements into specifications that will define the nature of a new business solution that will create business change. It is common that the proposed solution comprises an IT component, and the specifications will serve as a guide and instruct technical role players in the construction of IT-based business solutions.

National Certificate: Business Analysis Support Practice is aligned to the BABOK and covers most of the critical skills, techniques and competencies required by the professional Business Analyst. The course is suitable for both the entry-level business analyst, who needs to develop a good foundation and competence in the essential skills and techniques of business analysis, as well as the practicing business analyst, who is seeking a broader perspective and balanced view of their role.

This course does not require a delegate to actually be working as a Business Analyst and there is no requirement for delegates to complete workplace assignments based on actual BA work.

Course Objectives:

Successful delegates will:

  • Gain a good understanding of the role of the modern business analyst
  • Be able to apply many of the competencies, tools and techniques covered in the BABOK®, including Enterprise Analysis, Requirements Planning and Communication, Requirements Elicitation, Analysis and Specification
  • Be able to elicit and document functional, informational and non-functional requirements
  • Understand and be able to produce common BA artifacts, including business cases, user requirements documents and functional specifications
  • Develop good requirements modelling skills, including being able to model processes, data, reports and interfaces

Course Delivery

The programme comprises instructor-led training seminars, supplemented by readings, exercises and practical group work.

Various formats are available, ranging from public to in-house courses,as well as part-time, full day or hybrid formats.

 

Course Assessment

 

This course has a formal assessment mechanism. To obtain a pass in the Certificate Programme, delegates will need to complete and pass 2 progress tests, a class participation assessment, homework and self assessments. To pass, an overall course mark of 50% is required.

This course has a formal assessment mechanism. To obtain a pass in the Certificate Programme, delegates will need to complete and pass 2 progress tests, a class participation assessment, homework and self assessments. To pass, an overall course mark of 50% is required.