Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis (FCBA)


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Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis (FCBA)

Virtual Classroom

Date: 07/09/2020 - 17/09/2020
Take your first step on your business analysis career path by attaining a certification that employers around the world respect and value. Develop skills and knowledge to support successful business change programmes within your organisation.


The BCS Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis (FCBA) course provides delegates with an overview of the role and responsibilities of the Business Analyst. The Business Analyst acts as a key link between the business, including end users and IT. This is a critical role within any IT enabled change programme or initiative. The FCBA introduces delegates to the contribution that a business analyst makes and the tools and techniques they have at their disposal. This certification course covers the range of concepts, approaches and techniques that are applicable to Business Analysis. 

Learning Objectives

Candidates should be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of business analysis principles and techniques.

Key areas are

• The role and competencies of a business analyst • Strategy analysis • Business system and business process modeling • Stakeholder analysis • Investigation and modeling techniques • Requirements engineering • Business case development • Management of business change 

Benefits of Business Analysis

Participants of this course will be able to take on the following tasks: · Business activity models · Business case · Change management · External environment analysis · Internal environment analysis · Modeling systems · Observation · Process modeling · Prototyping · Requirements analysis · Requirements documentation · Requirements engineering · Requirements validation · Regression testing · Resource audit · Scenarios · Soft Systems methodology · Stakeholder analysis · Strategy analysis · SWOT analysis · Workshops

Exam Format

  • 40 Multiple Choice Questions
  • Open Book
  • Online Proctored Exam
  • 26/40 Pass Mark (65%)