Chicago area career training

Certified Business Analysis - IIBA

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Do You Want to Be a Business Analyst – One of the Fastest Growing Jobs Today?

As technology becomes more advanced, there is a high demand for Business Analysts who are masters of communication, research, strategy, and requirements analysis and management. Individuals with these skills earn salaries ranging from $60K-$150K+ depending on knowledge and experience. This course is often taken in conjunction with PMP® certification because many organizations expect individuals to perform both the business analyst and project management roles. However, the knowledge gained from this course can be applied to any discipline or industry.

Microtrain has been helping professionals achieve certifications since 1999. We offer certified instructors, in-classroom instruction, supplemental training materials valued at over $200 and the Microtrain Exam Pass Guarantee. 

Microtrain Technologies has been reviewed and approved as a provider of Business Analysis training since 2011 by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA). As an IIBA Endorsed Education Provider (EEP), Microtrain Technologies has agreed to abide by IIBA-established quality assurance criteria.

Get the Knowledge You Need to be a Successful Business Analyst!

Who Benefits From Business Analysis Training?

  • Anyone looking to get into the business analysis field
  • Anyone with a management or leadership position looking to make their projects more effective
  • Anyone who wishes to improve business strategy and hone consulting and communication skills
  • Any Project Managers also looking to perform Business Analysis duties

NOTE - This is a WIOA Approved Training Program.

About This Course

MicroTrain’s 3-day (21 hours PLUS 3 hours for in-class exam preparation) Certified Business Analysis - IIBA exam prep course is designed to teach the business analysis framework and terminology necessary for success on the exam and on the job. Our certified instructors present the material in an informative, easy-to-digest manner. 

This course will support your exam prep efforts for the following exams:

Entry Certificate in Business Analysis™ (ECBA™)

Certification of Capability in Business Analysis™ (CCBA®)

* Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®)

 

* To attain the ECBA certificate, CCBA or CBAP certification you must first meet specific education and experience requirements and adhere to a professional code of conduct. See below for details

Course Format

A combination of live instructor-led lecture facilitated discussion and exercises, and numerous practice test questions contribute to successful exam readiness. In-class assignments and instructor-led reviews are designed to help you understand, not just memorize key business analysis concepts.

Course Materials

Each participant will receive the following course materials:

Comprehensive Student Workbook

  • Covers all the Knowledge Areas, tasks, guidelines, tools and techniques along with practice questions

BABOK Guide 3.0

  • Paper version for classroom use
  • .pdf version for an additional resource (available with your IIBA membership)

"How to Talk BA" book

  • Handy size summary of over 300 critical business analysis terms
  • Great resource for all levels and anyone associated with business analysis
  • Includes references to the BABOK® Guide v3 - - Includes examples to clarify and make the terms practical
  • Essential for mastering terms when preparing for the ECBA/CCBA/CBAP exams

FREE Mini-Subscription to Exam Simulator

  • Realistic questions, similar in tone and quality to the actual exam, to reduce surprises and increase confidence when you sit for the exam
  • 3 categories of questions: Warm-ups, Drills, and full-length Simulations providing unlimited practice tests
  • Online Assessment System with similar features as Prometric Assessment System
  • Instant detailed feedback on every question with reference numbers to explain both correct and incorrect answers and solidify retention
  • Review the questions and answers of any exam you have taken
  • Stop and start your exams according to your schedule, regardless of which device you use
  • Available 24/7 from the moment you sign up, so you can study anytime, anywhere
  • Practice on the go! The Online Study Exams are cloud-based, so you can access it from any computer or device, including Apple, Windows, and Android tablets—anywhere.

Outline

This course follows the current BABOK® Guide, v3.0 format

Course Learning Objectives

  • Understands the Business Analyst role
  • Can list and describe the appropriate Knowledge Areas and related Tasks and Techniques
  • Demonstrates fundamental knowledge and importance of core concepts and key Business Analysis terms
  • Exhibits fundamental understanding of requirements classification schema
  • Displays a minimum proficiency in the Underlying Competencies

Course Outline

  • Introduction
  • Business Analysis Key Concepts
  • Business Analysis Planning & Monitoring
  • Elicitation and Collaboration
  • Requirements Life Cycle Management
  • Strategy Analysis
  • Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
  • Underlying Competencies
  • Exam Information

Prerequisites

MicroTrain offers exam prep training for the following exams. Click on the exam below to see the prerequisites and related details.

 

Exam Details

Exam ECBA: Entry Certificate in Business Analysis™

The ECBA™ exam is 1 hour long and consists of 50 multiple choice questions. It is competency-based aligned to BABOK® Guide Version 3. Visit IIBA's BABOK® Guide webpage to acquire your copy or gain access to a FREE PDF version with an IIBA® membership.

In order to be admitted to the exam, please ensure that your IIBA profile name matches your government identification.

To help you prepare for the exam review the following:

Exam Information Summary

Exam Code

ECBA

Prerequisites

21 hours of Professional Development in last 4 years
(covered in MicroTrain's Certified Business Analysis - IIBA course)

Number of Questions

50

Passing Score

Not Available

Types of Questions

Multiple choice

Length of Test

1 hour

Exam Results

Immediate

Exam CCBA: Certification of Capability in Business Analysis™

The CCBA® exam is 3 hours long and consists of 130 multiple choice questions. The questions are scenario-based (i.e. the candidate must do a bit of analysis to arrive at the answer). It is competency-based and aligned with BABOK® Guide Version 3.  Visit our BABOK® Guide webpage to acquire your copy or acquire a FREE PDF version with an IIBA membership.

To help you prepare for the exam, review the following:

Exam Information Summary

Exam Code CCBA
Prerequisites
  • 2 references from a career manager, client, or CBAP® recipient
  • 21 hours of Professional Development in last 4 years (covered in MicroTrain course)
  • 3,750 hours of business analysis work experience within the last 7 years. 
  • 900+ hours in 2 of the 6 knowledge areas 

                                  -OR-

          500+ hours  in 4 of the knowledge areas

Number of Questions 130
Passing Score N/A
Types of Questions Multiple choice
Length of Test 3 hours
Exam Results Immediate

Exam CBAP: Certified Business Analysis Professional™

Course Schedule

Chicago
200 W Adams Suite 410 Chicago, IL 60606
11/08/2017 - 11/10/2017 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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12/02/2017 - 12/16/2017 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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12/20/2017 - 12/22/2017 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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02/07/2018 - 02/09/2018 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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Lombard
720 E Butterfield Rd Suite 100 Lombard, IL 60148
10/25/2017 - 10/27/2017 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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12/06/2017 - 12/08/2017 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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01/17/2018 - 01/19/2018 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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02/03/2018 - 02/17/2018 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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