Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®)*
Certified Business Analysis Professionals™ (CBAP®), experts in identifying the business needs of an organization and determining best solutions, have achieved this status by attaining the CBAP certification from the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®). The CBAP certification is increasingly seen as a vital component of any successful project. More and more companies are recognizing the value and expertise of professionals who have obtained the CBAP certification.
Companies that employ professionals who has passed the CBAP exam are ensured that they have effective, competent business analysts who has mastered the principles and practices of business analysis as outlined in IIAB’s Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®). CBAP certification experts are found to be more reliable and produce higher quality results with increased efficiency and consistency.
To receive the CBAP certification, candidates must successfully demonstrate their expertise in this field. This is done by detailing hands-on work experience in business and passing the CBAP exam. CBT Direct’s online CBAP certification training covers all critical aspects of the business analysis role and is aligned to BABOK to help professionals prepare for their CBAP exam.
Benefits of CBT Direct’s Online CBAP Certification Training
CBT Direct boasts the most beneficial online certification training on the market. With online training, you have the flexibility to study on your schedule, and with the speed and reliability of the internet, CBT Direct’s CBAP certification course is accessible anywhere you have an internet connection. Convenience finally costs less with CBT Direct – the most affordable online training solution today.
The unique design of CBT Direct’s CBAP certification training course emphasizes learner initiative, self-management and experiential learning. CBT Direct’s online course design begins with the definition of user-focused performance objectives and then proceeds to the selection and implementation of instructional strategies and learning activities appropriate for those objectives. This effective instruction model for CBT Direct’s CBAP training course ensures the greatest level of comprehension and retention to prepare you for your CBAP exam.
Who Benefits from CBT Direct’s CBAP Certification Training?
Any professional working in the role of business analysis, systems analysis, requirements analysis or management, project management, consulting or process improvement can increase their level of knowledge and further their experience with CBT Direct’s CBAP exam training program.
What Professionals Will Learn from CBT Direct’s CBAP Certification Training
With our CBAP training, professionals will examine the role of the business analyst, the core concepts of business analysis, and the associated knowledge areas including enterprise analysis, a key area in the practice of business analysis. Our program also focuses on the collaboration and leadership skills needed as a business analyst.
In preparing for the CBAP exam, candidates will become knowledgeable in eliciting requirements from users, customers or any other stakeholders, that are complete, clear, correct and consistent. They will examine the preparation tasks, recommended practices and proven techniques associated with requirements gathering.
Learners will understand various types of solution development methodologies that must consider when modeling software or business systems. CBT Direct’s CBAP training also covers how to use process and flow, data and behavior, and usage models to analyze requirements.
Our training program delves into the methods of creating a requirements communication plan, developing and presenting a requirements package, conducting a formal review and sign-off of documented requirements.
Professionals will find out how to identify and manage requirements risk, identify and estimate requirements activities, control requirements scope, track metrics for projects and products and manage requirements change.
CBT Direct’s CBAP certification training will enable your business analysts to further their knowledge and expertise, prepare for the CBAP exam and bring added value to your organization.
Why CBT Direct's Online Training Works
The unique design of CBT Direct’s CBAP certification course incorporates a proven four-step learning process: presentation, demonstration, guidance and independent practice. This four-step proven learning model for CBT Direct’s CBAP training course ensures the greatest level of retention to prepare you for your CBAP certification exam.
*CBT Direct's learning partner, SkillSoft, is an approved IIBA™ Endorsed Education Provider, Provider Number E108. CBAP content maps to Version 1.6 of the IIBA's BA Body of Knowledge.
CBAP prerequisites and continuing education requirements:
- Work Experience Requirement
7,500 hours (i.e., five (5) years) business analysis work experience in the last ten (10) years engaged in tasks specifically related to the knowledge areas as defined within the BABOK®. The ten (10) year timeframe is based on the application date.
- Knowledge Areas Requirement
Demonstrated experience and expertise (i.e., a minimum of 900 hours (i.e., 6 months) of business analysis work experience engaged in tasks specifically related to the knowledge areas as defined within the BABOK®) in at least four of the six knowledge areas.
- Education Requirement
The minimum education requirement is high school or equivalent. Note: there will be no reduction in work experience for post secondary education.
- Professional Development Requirement
21 hours of professional development in the last four years. The professional development content must be directly related to business analysis or its underlying fundamentals and must be completed by the application date.
- Reference Requirement
Two references from a career manager, client (internal or external) or Certified Business Analysis Professional are required. These references must indicate that you are a suitable candidate for the CBAP® certification.
Click Here for CBAP certification facts.
Certified Business Analysis Professional