BA110 Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring

About This Course

      

This course helps participants understand the tasks involved in planning and monitoring a business analysis effort, including identifying stakeholders, defining their roles and responsibilities, preparing a communications plan to ensure strong relationships throughout the effort, and establishing a monitoring system to ensure desired results.

Participants will learn how to identify the basic tasks needed to undertake the analysis, and how to prioritize those tasks, as well as the associated deliverables. Participants will also learn how to develop metrics to be used for monitoring the business analysis work.

This course provides an intermediate level of proficiency in the Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring knowledge area as defined by the IIBA BABOK.

  

Course Snapshot


Format
 
Course delivered in a virtual format with live instructor & student interaction

Frequency
 
2 times per year (Fall and Spring)


Length

2 full-day classes (8:00am - 4:30pm)

Cost
 
$599

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Business Analysis

Business analysis is a research approach to identifying and defining business needs in order to find solutions, make performance improvements, and enact organizational change. CEPE’s Business Analysis Certificate program provides comprehensive training in these vital areas and helps participants develop...

What You’ll Learn

Upon completion of this course, students will have gained the knowledge to:

  • Understand key concepts of business analysis, including the six knowledge areas of business analysis and five perspectives that business analysts could focus on in their work;
  • Identify suitable business opportunities for business analysis;
  • Understand the fundamental two ways to approach a business analysis project and determine which approach is best for a specific business challenge;
  • Conduct a stakeholder analysis and manage those stakeholders throughout the analysis effort;
  • Understand business analysis governance and information systems;
  • Track, assess, and report on the quality of business analysis work and take steps to correct any problems and improve performance.

The Learning Environment

This course is delivered in a virtual format and combines lectures, discussions, and group activities. 

Courses may be taken individually and in any order unless otherwise noted. Five courses are required to complete the certificate. If pursuing the certificate, all courses in the certificate program must be completed within three years. Visit the program page for a recommended sequence.