Business Analysis Fundamentals

Getting Started in the World of Business Analysis
The role of the dedicated Business Analyst is a key success factor for any project. Too often the roles and responsibilities of the business analyst are confused with that of a subject matter expert and the project manager. It is important to separate the role from who is assigned to fulfil it, based on the nature and size of a project. This course is aimed at helping individuals understand the fundamentals of business analysis, exploring key tools and techniques in a practical and results focused manner.

  • Build appreciation of the importance of business analysis
  • Provide familiarity with current business analysis principles and introduce the Body of Knowledge
  • Develop business analysis skills
  • Teach best practices for requirements analysis
  • The Evolution of the Role of the Business Analyst
  • Basic Principles of Business Analysis
  • Classical Requirements Engineering and Business Analysis
  • Tasks performed by Business Analysts
  • What makes a Business Analyst successful
  • Business Analysis and the Project Lifecycle
  • Enterprise Analysis
  • Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
  • Requirements Elicitation
  • Requirements Management and Communication
  • Assessing Solution Options
  • Validating Solutions
  • Business Process Management Integration

During the Instructor-Led Training (ILT), case studies will be discussed in small working groups to instantly apply the tools and techniques. Through roles and responsibilities the participants are able to experience how to do Business Analysis. All students get valuable materials and work templates.

Business analysts who are new to the role, are developing their skills, or who are experienced and would like a more formal framework. Managers and team leads seeking a business analysis focus, project managers who want to develop business analysis skills.

  • Course ID: EL/BA/01
  • Level: Basic
  • Language: English
  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Professional Development Earnings: 24 PDUS | 24CDUS | 24 PD Hours
  • Cost: #85,000 OR $520
  • Minimum Class Size: 8
  • Maximum Class Size: 15
  • Available Locations: Lagos | Abuja | Port Harcourt | Accra | Nairobi | Gaborone | Dubai |



Our Approach

Courses are offered majorly through Instructor-Led trainings with a strong bias for real-world case-studies.

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