BCS FCBA - Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis

08 April 2019 - 18 April 2019 (07:00 PM to 09:30 PM)

Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis

08 April 2019 - 18 April 2019 (7.00pm to 9.30pm)


Delegates will be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of a variety of business analysis tools and techniques

This course is a Virtual Classroom course led by a BCS Accredited Trainer online. Classes hold in the evenings between 7pm and 9.30pm Mondays to Thursdays and our classes are 2 weeks long.

The Exams are invigilated via our Online Proctored service and you can take the entire course and exams in the comfort of your home. The learning experience is comparable to a physical classroom as delegates get an opportunity to interact with their colleagues and the trainer. Our Virtual Learning Environment provides all you need to get Certified as a Business Analyst with the BCS.

 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