Fundamentals of Business Analysis (BA Fundamentals)

The fundamentals of Business Analysis (BA Fundamentals) course is devised to cater to Junior Business Analysts or University Students who are interested in pursuing a career in Business Analysis. The course is ideal for any young professional to kick-start a career in Business Analysis.

Method of delivery

The 3 day programme is formulated in such a manner so that by the end of the sessions the participant will be equipped with the requisite basic knowledge and skills to succeed as a Business Analyst. The sessions would include classroom trainings with individual attention by qualified industry professionals who understand and are aware of the expectations and demands of the industry from a young Business Analyst. The practical exercises, discussions and real-life project simulations would enable the participant to practice what he is learning while the sessions are in progress.

Course Outline

  • Introduction to the profession of Business Analysis
  • The BA career path
  • Core concepts of Business Analysis (BA Fundamentals)
  • Requirement types and requirements management
  • Introduction to Planning BA work
  • Introduction to Requirements Elicitation
  • How to Structure, Organize and Analyze Requirements
  • Documenting Requirements
    • Hands-on sessions on Use Case, User Story, UI narration writing, Preparing a Data Dictionary
    • Solution Design using wireframes, journey mapping
  • Communicating requirements to the team / other stakeholders and handling questions
  • Managing Stakeholders
  • Capturing and managing Changes
  • Maintaining Requirements Traceability
  • Conducting an effecting handover of the solution
  • Solution validation and UAT
  • Conducting User Trainings

Course Outcome

At the end of the session the participant will be provided with a Certificate indicating that he / she is proficient in the fundamentals of Business Analysis. The certificate and the contact hours is valid and will be a precursor to take professional certifications offered by IIBA, PMI and other affiliated universities. (Please contact us for more information on affiliated Universities, Courses and Exemptions.