Business Analysis Foundations

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General Information

Length and Learning Modes: 2 days
Overview:

Whether you are new to business analysis, or are experienced and want a more formal approach, it’s essential to know and practice the “basics.” This course provides you with the foundational skills you need to deliver value to your stakeholders and organization. You will learn how to help your business clients articulate their business problem or opportunity, plan business analysis activities, as well as learn the basics of eliciting, analyzing, documenting, managing and communicating requirements through the life cycle of the project. By grasping these foundational skills, you can contribute significantly to the success of your organization’s projects.

Pre-requisites:

Participants should have worked at least one project or have taken our course Getting Started in Business Analysis.

Skill Level: Basic
Audience:

New business analysts, people that have project experience but have not had formal BA training, or experienced BAs and project managers who want a more formal and industry-standard business analysis approach will gain new skills and methods from this course.

Development Units:
PDUs: 14
CDUs: 14
CEUs: 1.4
Format:

To help assimilate the tools and techniques learned, there is a mixture of individual and team exercises throughout the course. A lively role play, workshops, and case study help reinforce concepts learned. Students should be prepared for a high level of participation. Each participant will receive a comprehensive student guide complete with examples and handouts for future reference.

Content:

Requirements Overview

Define the Business Need

Plan for Business Analysis

Elicit Requirements

Document and Analyze Requirements

Manage & Communicate Requirements

Note:

Watermark Learning constantly improves its course offerings to ensure the best training possible and to keep you abreast of the latest industry trends. As a result, this outline is subject to change.

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