During this 3-day training, participants will gain an understanding in the concepts, approaches and techniques that are used in Business Analysis and be ready to take their EXIN BCS Business Analysis Foundation exam.sin
Business Analysis is the practice of enabling change in an organizational context, by defining needs and recommending solutions that deliver value to stakeholders. Business analysis is used to identify and articulate the need for change in how organizations work, and to facilitate that change.
This 3-day course is designed for those with little or no business analysis experience. The EXIN BCS Foundation exam, that will be taken at the end of the 3 rd training day, covers a range of fundamental knowledge needed for a business analysis role. This includes the roles and competencies required as well as strategic analysis, business system, process modeling and business case development.
Course & Learning Objectives
Upon completion, participants will:
Understand the roles and competencies required for a business analyst
Learn how to identify and evaluate options for improving your business
Have a good understanding of the business anlysis process model
Develop skills and knowledge to support successful business change programmes within your organisation
Discover the investigation techniques, including interviews, observations, workshops and prototyping
Learn how to categorise, analyse and manage stakeholders
Discover how to establish, document and model requirements
Be prepared to take the EXIN BCS Business Analysis Foundation exam
Day 1 What is business analysis? Competencies of a business analyst Strategy analysis Business analysis process model Investigation techniques
Day 2 Stakeholder analysis and management Modelling business processes Defining the solution Making a business and financial case Establishing the requirements
Day 3 Establishing the requirements (continued) Documenting and managing requirements Modelling requirements Delivering the requirements Delivering the business solution Mock exam/Exam
Who Should Attend?
This foundation-level certification is relevant to anyone that requires a good understanding business analysis. It is especially relevant to business analysts, project managers, and business or business change managers.
There are no prerequisites. This course is suitable for both novices and experienced people who need a clear business analyst model.
EXIN BCS Business Analysis Foundation Certification
Candidates should be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of business analysis principles and techniques.
The exam is taken at the end of the 3rd day, after the afternoon break and is online.
Duration: 1 hour
Number of questions: 40 multiple-choice questions
Pass mark: 65%
Participants will receive a complete set of training material, including a digital preparation guide and sample exam and a copy of the book "Business Analysis" edited by BCS.