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Name of Course: CBAP® Exam Prep

Course Number: 2169-JTC940

Description:
This seminar is for business analysts and other project participants intending to sit for the Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) certification exam conducted by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®). The course focuses on preparing the application, reviewing the knowledge areas of the Business Analysis Body Of Knowledge (BABOK), and practicing sample tests. Each student will get a copy of the BABOK and of Hans Jonasson’s book “Determining Project Requirements”.

Target Audience:
Experienced business analysts who are within 3 - 6 months of taking the CBAP® Exam.

Business Analysts should meet IIBA’s experience requirements for CBAP® certification. (See www.theIIBA.org for current requirements.)

Pre-Requisities: None

Duration: Three days

PDUs: 21 Contact Hours (This course will meet the education requirement to sit for the exam.)

Objectives:

  • Understand the key topics that will be covered on the CBAP® exam
  • Review key points from the BABOK
  • Practice advanced topics from the CBAP® test (Modeling etc.)
  • Review practice questions
  • Determine what further studying is needed

Instructional Methods:
Includes a mix of lecture, group discussions, and individual practices.

Topics Covered:

Introduction

  • Review course objectives and agenda
  • Review course approach

CBAP® Review

  • IIBA® Overview
  • Certification requirements
  • Application process

Overview

  • Review of BABOK
  • Sample Test

Enterprise Analysis

  • Introduction
  • Review of key topics
  • Best Practices
  • Test Questions

Requirements Planning and Management

  • Introduction
  • Review of key topics
  • Best Practices
  • Test Questions

Requirements Elicitation

  • Introduction
  • Review of key topics
  • Best Practices
  • Test Questions

Requirements Analysis and Documentation

  • Introduction
  • Review of key topics
  • Best Practices
  • Test Questions

Requirements Communication

  • Introduction
  • Review of key topics
  • Best Practices
  • Test Questions

Solution Assessment and Validation

  • Introduction
  • Review of key topics
  • Best Practices
  • Test Questions

Business Analysis Fundamentals

  • Introduction
  • Review of key topics
  • Best Practices
  • Test Questions

Test Prep

  • Test taking techniques
  • Further reading material
  • Simulation test

Course wrap-up

  • Case study review
  • Lessons learned