Code: 
BAFT-1
Duration: 
10 Day(s)
Price: 
£2650-5320

Overview

Organisations are continually looking for ways to develop the skills in their staff in the fastest and most cost-effective way - and to be assured of a return on their investment in training by seeing their staff acquire qualifications which are recognised as being highly relevant to their role in the organisation

This unique, highly practical and intensive two week (10 days) course will equip delegates with little or no previous experience with the full range of knowledge and skills needed to take on the role of a Business Analyst. During the course, delegates will have the opportunity to sit the four written examinations which are needed for the BCS (formerly ISEB) diploma in Business Analysis. Delegates may take the final oral examination a minimum of six weeks after passing the final written exam. The oral examination must be taken within 12 months of receiving the final written exam result. All examinations and examination fees are included in the course fee

Accommodation is included from arrival Monday to departure Friday for both weeks. The Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings in between the course weeks are available at an additional charge

THIS IS AN INTENSIVE 10 DAY RESIDENTIAL COURSE

Delegates should expect some evening work each day comprising of case study exercises and revision for examinations

BCS courses are delivered by Accredited BCS Training Partners

Skills Gained

  • understand the role of the Business Analyst and the organisational context in which the role is undertaken
  • work with senior business and IT staff to investigate, analyse and model business activities and problems and recommend appropriate solutions
  • understand the requirements engineering process and work with requirements stakeholders and others to ensure requirements are complete, unambiguous, realistic and testable
  • model and evaluate business processes
  • sit all of the examinations required to gain the BCS Diploma in Business Analysis.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for attending this course. This course is designed for anyone wishing to acquire the knowledge and skills needed to be a Business Analyst and/or acquire the BCS diploma in Business Analysis

If taking an exam, candidates are advised that Photo ID must provided (Driving License, Passport and named work ID badges are all acceptable). This an BCS requirement and delegates will be turned away from the examination if Photo ID is not produced

Course Specifics

Course Outline

  • Evaluating a Financial Case
  • Budgeting, Costing and Pricing
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Market analysis and competitive advantage
  • Organisational behaviour and culture
  • Group formation
  • Principles of organisational structureOperating models
  • Business Analysis rationale
  • Understanding the strategic context
  • Project discipline for Business Analysis studies
  • Understanding the situation/issues
  • Analysing stakeholder perspectives
  • Analysing and modelling business activities
  • Identifying potential solutions
  • Making the business case
  • Context for Business Process Modelling
  • Organisational model of processes
  • Modelling the Business Processes
  • Documenting tasks
  • Evaluating and improving Business Processes
  • Transition from process modelling to requirements definition
  • Requirements Engineering in context
  • Requirements stakeholders and elicitation
  • Organising and analysing requirements
  • Use of models in requirements engineering
  • Requirements documentation
  • Requirements validation and management

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite
10 5320 £5320 2018-07-16
West Bromwich
10 5320 £5320 2018-03-05
West Bromwich
10 5320 £5320 2017-11-06
Cardiff
10 2650 £2650 2017-10-27
Liverpool
10 5320 £5320 2017-09-18
London
10 2650 £2650 2017-09-18
Glasgow
10 2650 £2650 2017-09-01
Manchester
10 2650 £2650 2017-08-09