Business Analysis

CBAS™ - Certified Business Analytics Specialist (BA001)

This Business Analytics Specialist program is designed to hone your expertise in the latest Business analytics tools and techniques, including planning and monitoring, data analysis and statistics, visualizations, Agile Scrum methodologies, and SQL databases. This Business Analyst certification course will train you in a practical manner with real-world case studies, ensuring that you’re market-ready.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive your certification as a "Certified Business Analytics Specialist™".

Course objectives

By the end of this training course participants will be able to:
- Define the major tasks included in business analysis work
- Describe the difference between project work and Enterprise
- Describe and give examples of different types of requirements
- Elicit, analyze and document the scope of a solution
Plan business analysis work based on the characteristics of the
- Practice several analysis techniques and learn where to use

Target audience:
Business Analyst, Business Process Analyst, Project Managers, Quality Assurance Professionals, Entrepreneurs.

This course takes about 20 hours.
  • Course Introduction
  • Instructions
  • Tutorial: Using the Learning Management System
  • Module 1: Intro to business analysis
  • Business Analysis as a Discipline
  • Overview of Business Analysis Tasks
  • Where Are Business Analysis Tasks Used
  • Module 2: Stakeholder analysis and communications
  • Understanding People
  • Managing Conflicts
  • Influencing Others to See the Future
  • Creating a Sense of Control
  • Advocating for a Business Need
  • Knowing When to Get Others Involved
  • Putting It All Together
  • Module 3: The Value of Requirements
  • Understanding Requirements Management
  • Determining Requirements Approach
  • Creating a Requirements Package
  • Module 4: Project Work
  • Project Management and Business Analysis
  • The Business Analysis Life Cycle
  • Developing Requirements
  • Assessing Business Needs
  • Stakeholders and Needs Analysis
  • Goals and Objectives
  • Ranking Objectives
  • Module 5: Enterprise Analysis
  • Business Architecture
  • Developing the Business Architecture
  • Organizational Assessment Techniques
  • Determining Required Capabilities
  • Comparing Existing and Required Capabilities
  • Recommending Action
  • Gauging Option Feasibility
  • Weighing Options for Action
  • Payback Period and Return on Investment
  • Internal Rate of Return
  • Net Present Value
  • The Business Case
  • Module 6: Assessing And Improving Solutions
  • The Solution Evaluation Knowledge Area
  • Ensuring Solution Effectiveness
  • Quantitative and Qualitative Metrics
  • Techniques for Measuring Solution Performance
  • Defining Solution Performance Measures
  • Module 7: Conferencing Tools
  • Video Conferencing: Zoom Basics Tutorial - 4:30 minutes
  • Video Conferencing: GoToMeeting Overview - 1:41 minutes
  • Video Conferencing: Cisco WebEx Overview - 1:51 minutes
  • Microsoft Teams Overview - 5:42 minutes
  • Certification Exam
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever