CBAP Exam Preparation

The current CBAP and CCBA exams are based on BABOK version 2.0 until mid-September, 2016. Our version 3.0 materials and classes will be available prior to the v3 exam launch to give you time to prepare for exams taken mid-September and beyond.

Show your dedication to the BA profession and strengthen your organization by becoming a certified business analyst. The Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) is a premier BA certification available from IIBA®. There are many other benefits to obtaining your CBAP credential, including establishing your knowledge and skill level, landing premier projects on the job, and a personal sense of accomplishment.

Accelerate your career path and support your organization with the following products from Watermark Learning. CBAP credential holders stand to earn higher salaries among other benefits, according to IIBA®.

  • Looking for Information? Get all the CBAP FAQs first!
  • Ready to Apply? Visit our CBAP Certification Resources page and find help such as our application worksheets to help you organize your project hours.
  • Getting Serious? Visit our CBAP Certification Steps page for guidance on what to do each step of the way.

"I passed the CBAP® exam! Watermark Learning’s resources significantly helped me navigate the path to certification: Your webinars, the CBAP Application worksheet, Audio Flashcards, practice exams, and the CBAP Certification Preparation course."
—Julie Durrant, CBAP

Looking for CCBA® Resources? Visit our CCBA Products page.

CBAP Certification Preparation Course

This comprehensive workshop will prepare you for the CBAP exam and help you make the most of limited study time. It comes with a free copy of our CBAP Study Guide and a free 90-day subscription to our acclaimed CBAP Online Study Exam for focused reinforcement and realistic practice after class.

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CBAP Online Study Exam

CBAP Exam Preparation | CBAP Online Study Exam

These self-paced programs adapt as you progress in your exam preparation. Contains Warm-Up exams to get started, a Drill section to concentrate on one BABOK® area at a time, and a full CBAP exam simulator. Detailed feedback and summary results are provided. Subscriptions available for 30, 60, and 90 days.

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CBAP Prep Study Guide

CBAP Exam Preparation | CBAP Study Guide

This comprehensive study guide highlights all the important points of the CBAP or CCBA 2.0 exams. It helps you readily master all knowledge areas of the BABOK and focus your study time. Contains hundreds of practice exam questions and answer explanations. Comes with a trial subscription to the CBAP Online Study Exam.

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BABOK Flashcards

CBAP Exam Preparation | BABOK Flashcards

Colorful, sturdy flashcards that cover the most important BABOK® terms and techniques. Over 300 cards to help you drill and learn the central concepts for the CBAP® exam, and help you finalize your exam preparation. Our flashcards are a great companion to our study guide!

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BABOK Audio Flashcards

CBAP Exam Preparation | BABOK Audio Flashcards

Study at your convenience—in the car, on your laptop or MP3 player. Designed as a stand-alone study aide or use in conjunction with the CBAP® Certification Study Guide—2nd Edition.

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BABOK Study Tables

CBAP Exam Preparation | BABOK Study Tables

Our BABOK Study Tables give you an overview of the BABOK in a comprehensive and detailed, yet highly visual package. They also are a valuable aid on the job as a quick-reference resource.

  • Drill on key concepts of the BABOK that will help you prepare for the CCBA exam
  • Use as a quick reference when you need to access specific information from the BABOK
  • Reinforce important material from the BABOK and our CBAP Certification Study Guide visually so you learn and retain the information.
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"I purchased CBAP Online Study Exam and was confident to perform well. The Online Study Exam questions helped me in managing time, reasoning, and eliminating the wrong answers. This tool helps you prepare for the exam, and I would recommend it to BAs who want to crack the CBAP Exam!”
—Vijay Kumar Kanamarlapudi, CBAP, PAHM

Joy Beatty, CBAP

"While preparing for my CBAP exam, I needed course credits, so I opted to take the Watermark CBAP prep course. I was worried the exam would be challenging given my lack of test-taking capabilities – but this class and the Watermark prep book were exactly what I needed to feel prepared! And it worked!"
—Joy Beatty, CBAP, Seilevel

CBAP Exam Success Story

"After extensive use of the CBAP study guide and the online study exam, I sat for the CBAP exams and passed at a sitting. Thank you Watermark!"
—Chinyere Paul, CBAP, PCGI Consulting Services

"I passed my CBAP exam!  Your training and CBAP materials were a key component to my successful exam.  The online practice exams made the critical difference when preparing for the CBAP exam.  Also, the CBAP Study Guide was the perfect BABOK companion, filling in gaps and making the concepts easy to understand."
—Tony Black, CBAP
US Bank

"I am so excited to share the good news that I have passed the CBAP certification successfully and am a CBAP now...Hurray. Many thanks to Watermark Learning for the CBAP Guide and Online Exam tool with the great question bank, which was definitely the driver of my success. Thanks once again...Watermark is Great."
—Lata Gupta, CBAP
Capital One, Inc.

"I work as a systems analyst and was planning to get certified in business analysis for quite some time. That's when I saw in several forums that Watermark Learning has the best material for CBAP. I used CBAP Virtual Anytime Learning, CBAP Study Guide, and the Online Exam Simulator. The materials were very thorough and easy to follow. I was able to clear CBAP with ease and I would definitely say that Watermark Learning has a huge role in that. Thank you Watermark!" 
- Ramya Popuri, CBAP

"I passed the CBAP! The class was incredibly helpful! The practice exams helped a lot. I feel that (the instructor) was able to translate the BABOK® into English for me."
- Kathy Reed, CBAP