• Next cohort Starts15th Jul, 2024
  • Learning FormatOnline Bootcamp
  • Course duration11 Months
  • Next cohort Starts15th Jul, 2024
  • Learning FormatOnline Bootcamp

Why Join this Program

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    IIBA Aligned CBAP Course

    Earn 35 PDs/CDUs and 25 PMI PDUs with CBAP; 22 PMI PDUs with CCBA

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    Self paced learning and certificate by IBM; Masterclasses from IBM experts

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    Learn via live sessions, Harvard Business case studies, and real world projects

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    Learn tools like Tableau, Excel, SQL and more

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Business Analyst Certification Overview

Master tackling complex business problems using in-demand business analysis tools with Simplilearn's Business Analyst course, featuring the perfect mix of practical skills with real-world case studies, hands-on tools and masterclasses by IBM experts.

Key Features

  • Industry-recognized certifications from IBM and Simplilearn
  • Masterclasses from IBM experts
  • CBAP and CCBA courses aligned with the standards of IIBA® BABOK V3
  • Earn 35 PDs/CDUs and 25 PMI PDUs post completion of the CBAP® module
  • Earn 22 PMI PDUs post completion of the CCBA® module
  • Harvard Business Publishing case studies of Pearson and EvCard
  • Capstone from 3 domains and 14+ projects
  • Learn to leverage Generative AI tools like ChatGPT, Gemini, Midjourney and Dall-E 2

Business Analysis Course Advantage

Gain unique qualifications with CBAP and CCBA courses aligned with the standards of IIBA®. Master tools such as Excel and Tableau, along with essential skills like requirement analysis, product vision and roadmap development, analytics, and more.

  • Program Certificate

    Earn your Business Analyst Certificate

    • Industry recognised certificate by Simplilearn

About Business Analyst Course

Why become a business analyst? What do business analysts do?

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the employment of management analysts, including business analysts, is expected to grow 14 percent between 2018 and 2028. This is a higher growth rate than for other professions. 

Business analysts use data to build business strategy, identify business problems, opportunities, and solutions, reporting to stakeholders. They drive innovation, fix outdated processes, and lead tech adoption, a vital role in various business sectors. Career paths vary based on experience and goals. Simplilearn offers a top business analyst certification program to launch your career with ample growth prospects.

A cbap certified business analysis professional can become an expert in problem-solving skills, operations management, marketing strategies, swot analysis, delivering technical solutions, data visualization, product management based on current trends, and decision-making.

What important skills will you learn from this business analytics certification training?

With this business analytics training, you can:

  • Understand tools and techniques in business analytics planning and monitoring
  • Master requirements life cycle management concepts
  • Learn to analyze data with Tableau, build interactive dashboards
  • Become proficient in Agile Scrum methodologies, daily scrum sync, sprint planning, review
  • Understand business analysis key concepts and BACCM
  • Acquire advanced skills in business analysis tasks
  • Master SQL concepts like Universal Query Tool and SQL command
  • Plan, execute, monitor, and track Scrum projects
  • Grasp Excel analytics functions, conditional formatting fundamentals
  • Apply statistical tools like moving average, hypothesis testing, ANOVA, and regression in Excel
  • Learn to apply business analysis techniques in tasks such as planning, gathering requirements, creating and recommending strategies and solutions, identifying business pain points, and developing analysis maturity. This includes process modeling, use case modeling, and agile product delivery.

What are the benefits of a business analyst course endorsed by IIBA?

IIBA is the world's leading professional association that develops and maintains standards for Business Analysis. The program's learning is aligned with the standards of IIBA® BABOK V3, which will prepare you to ace the ECBA, CCBA, and CBAP exams. After completing this business analysis course, IIBA certification business analysts will obtain 25 IIBA CDUs.

What is the market demand for a business analyst certification?

The outlook for a business analyst career is excellent, with the demand for skilled business analysts growing yearly. Companies in information technology, finance, business consulting, healthcare, government agencies, and more look for a business analyst online certification when hiring professionals with deep expertise in business analysis. Moreover, candidates with a business analyst certificate, specifically IIBA® certifications, significantly improve their marketability, employability, and earning potential.

Do you provide practice exams related to this business analyst certification program, and Do I need experience to take these tests?

Yes, we offer the following associated practice tests:

Work experience is not a requirement for the CBAP and CCBA practice tests. These tests are designed to help all candidates, regardless of their professional background, prepare for the certification exams. However, work experience is necessary to sit for the actual CBAP and CCBA certification exams.

For the CBAP exam, candidates need over five years of work experience in business analysis, and for the CCBA exam, candidates need at least three years of work experience in business analysis.​

Will I receive individual certificates for the courses covered under this business analyst certification program?

Yes, candidates receive individual certificates for each business analytics training program. However, they must ensure the courses are completed and all the associated industry projects are submitted.

Business Analyst Certification Learning Path

Accelerate your business analyst career with this program. Acquire proficiency in core business analysis, modeling, and reporting skills through hands-on projects, Harvard Business Publishing case studies, and a capstone project. Become industry-ready with IIBA-accredited CBAP and CCBA courses.

Learning Path

Electives:
  • Get insights about advancements in technology/techniques in Business Analysis with online interactive masterclasses from IBM.

  • The CCBA Certification training covers the basic skills needed by business analysts. CCBA is a formal recognition of a business analysis practitioner’s expertise, based on the standards set by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®). This CCBA course is aligned with the BABOKⓇ Guide v3 and mentored by industry experts who have rich experience and extensive knowledge of it. Take this CCBA training and gain the capability to handle more complex projects of your organization.

  • The ASM certification is your gateway to learning the most popular Agile project management methodology. This Scrum Master certification online positions you to become a champion of Agile adoption in your organization and maximize results.

  • Data Science with R

  • Boost your analytics career with powerful new Microsoft® Excel skills by taking this Business Analytics course, which includes training on Power BI. These two commonly used tools, combined with official business analytics certification, will put you on the path of a successful career.

  • This course will enable you to define statistics—a foundational part of data science—and essential terms related to it, explain measures of central tendency and dispersion, and comprehend skewness, correlation, regression, and distribution. You will be able to make data-driven predictions through statistical inference.

  • This course offers an in-depth exploration of generative AI models, with a specific emphasis on ChatGPT. You will acquire the hands-on expertise required to utilize ChatGPT for the development and deployment of AI chatbot applications. Key topics covered in the course encompass generative AI, explainable AI, prompt engineering, fine-tuning, ethical concerns, deployment, security, monitoring, debugging, and ongoing maintenance.

22+ Skills Covered

  • Business Analysis
  • Elicitation and Collaboration
  • BRD FRD and SRS Document Creation
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Planning and Monitoring
  • Requirements Life Cycle Management
  • Strategy Analysis
  • Wireframing
  • Problem Solving
  • Solution Evaluation
  • Tableau
  • Dashboarding
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Visualization
  • Agile scrum methodology
  • Scrum Artifacts
  • Microsoft Excel
  • SQL Database
  • Python
  • Digital Transformation
  • Mathematical Programming
  • Generative AI

13+ Tools Covered

Microsoft ExceltableauJIRA_NEWASMASFMySQLFSDpythonRMatPlotlibChatGPTGeminiPM_MidjourneyDalle.2

Case Studies and Projects

  • Project 1

    Pearson Successmaker

    [Harvard Case Study] Step into shoes of the VP of Product at Pearson, to transform the product development processes to better meet the needs of customers in the education market.

    Pearson Successmaker
  • Project 2

    Amazon Facing Low Customer Satisfaction in Singapore

    [Harvard Case Study] As the lead analyst at the ISE, analyse customer surveys to identify the factors behind why Amazon ranked last in terms of customer satisfaction in Singapore.

    Amazon Facing Low Customer Satisfaction in Singapore
  • Project 3

    Canteen Ordering System for Unilever

    Design an online portal for Unilever Canteen that enables employees to order food online to decrease employee waiting time and increase the chance of getting preferred food items.

    Canteen Ordering System for Unilever
  • Project 4

    Library Management System for Stanford

    Design a library management software for Stanford University to automate library activities like providing accurate information regarding any book, magazine, and research papers.

    Library Management System for Stanford
  • Project 5

    WhatsApp Pay

    Help WhatsApp design a business model to help at least one million users get on board with the WhatsApp Pay feature within the first three months of its launch.

    WhatsApp Pay
  • Project 6

    Hospital Management System for The Mayo Clinic

    Design a hospital management system for Mayo Clinic to manage and coordinate cross-departmental administrative activities like patient records, bed availability, and more.

    Hospital Management System for The Mayo Clinic
  • Project 7

    Amazon Online Pantry

    Help Amazon capture the requirements to introduce Pantry as a new feature into its existing business model to accommodate the global market demand for daily essential products.

  • Project 8

    EFixed Deposits

    Help a leading global bank design an eFixed deposit feature on their existing web portal to transform them into a 100 percent online bank.

  • Project 9

    Restaurant Management System

    Design a restaurant management system to capture their daily sales across multiple locations to help them analyze the demand and update their menu accordingly.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.

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Program Advisors and Trainers

Program Advisors

  • Bryan Campbell

    Bryan Campbell

    President at 7 C's Consulting and Agile Project and Program Manager

    Bryan Campbell is a highly respected Agile Coach and Project Manager with more than 25 years of experience managing projects, programs and PMOs around the world.  He specializes in agile transformation for enterprise, scale PMOs.

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Program Trainers

  • Bijo Mani

    Bijo Mani

    18+ Yrs Exp | Business Analyst

    Business Analysis | Project Management

  • Mohammed Bilal

    Mohammed Bilal

    15+ Yrs Exp | Product Owner

    Product Ownership and Business Analysis

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Career Growth Stories

  • I had a fantastic and unique learning experience with Simplilearn's online lessons. The self-paced classes allowed me to take lessons whenever it was convenient for me. I was very impressed by the instructors because they were experts in their domains and had a ton of practical experience. The industry experts as instructors was one of the features of Simplilearn that I cherished the most.

    - Mohit Vishwakarma
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  • George Jennings

    George Jennings

    Senior Business AnalystSenior Business Analyst
  • Oupa Laka

    Oupa Laka

    Senior Business AnalystSenior Business Analyst
  • Kapil Kashyap

    Kapil Kashyap

    Intraday Performance AnalystIntraday Performance Analyst
  • Tarique Ali Kazi

    Tarique Ali Kazi

    Business OperationsBusiness Operations
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Join the Business Analyst Industry

The global Business Analytics Market is expected to grow from USD 67.92 billion in 2019 to USD 103.65 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 7.3%.(source : mordorintelligence.com).

Job Icon14% Growth in Jobs

Of Business Analysis Profile By 2028

Source: Glassdoor
Job Icon60%

Companies plan to hire more Business Analysts

Source: IIBA
Job Icon$85K

Average Salary

Source: Glassdoor

Batch Profile

This program caters to working professionals from a variety of industries and backgrounds; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Industry
    Information Technology - 27%BFSI - 26%Manufacturing & Ops - 17%Consumer Service - 16%Pharma & Healthcare - 10%Others - 4%
    Companies
    BCG
    Deloitte
    Barclays
    JP Morgan Chase
    Mercedez
    Shell
    Oracle
    Microsoft
    LinkedIn
    Accenture
    Nasdaq
    Nestle
  • The class maintains an impressive diversity across work experience and roles
    Designation Breakup
    Freshers - 20%Engineer - 15%Associate/Consultant - 35%Manager - 10%Executive - 5%Others - 15%
    Total Years of Experience
    Less than 3 years - 55%3-5 years - 30%5-8 years - 10%8+ years - 5%

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Financing

The admission fee for this Business Analyst Program is $ 1,449

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Business Analyst Training FAQs

  • What is a business analyst course?

    A business analyst course is a structured program that teaches individuals the skills and knowledge to analyze business needs, identify solutions, and implement changes effectively. These courses typically cover requirements gathering, process modeling, data analysis, and communication techniques. Enrolling in one can help you prepare for a business analysis certification, enhancing your qualifications and career prospects as a business analyst.

  • How do you get business analyst certification?

    To achieve a business analyst certification, you can sign up for courses by Simplilearn, which offers thorough training. To authenticate your business analysis skills and professional expertise, you must first master the fundamental BA principles, tools, and procedures before completing a certification test like the CBAP or PMI-PBA.

  • Who can do the business analyst course?

    This online business analyst course is ideal for new and experienced professionals from diverse educational backgrounds who possess an analytical mindset and seek to enhance their skills in learning business analysis. Professionals from disciplines such as IT, finance, investment banking, and business can benefit from these business analysis courses, whether they are looking to enter the field of business analysis or advance their career within the industry as a business analyst manager or even project managers.

  • Who are the instructors for this business analyst training program?

    We have partnered with only the most highly qualified instructors for this business analyst course. Our rigorous selection process includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo. We also ensure that only trainers with a high alumni rating remain on our faculty.

  • How do I enroll in the business analyst training course?

    To join the business analyst training program, please complete the application form on the course page. Payment can be made securely online using Visa credit or debit card, MasterCard, American Express, Diner’s Club, or PayPal. Once payment is processed, you will receive a receipt and access details will be emailed.

  • How much do business analysts make?

    Many factors determine how much you can earn as a certified business analyst, including your experience with data, business level or domain knowledge, and other practical concerns such as your location. A business analyst in different countries earns the following annual average pay.

    • India – $70,660
    • USA - $105,000
    • UK - £45,263
    • Australia - AU$83,651
    • New York - $123,795
    • Wisconsin - $104,717

  • What can I expect from the business analyst certification course?

    Simplilearn's business analyst program has been cited as one of the best online courses by its alumni. In addition to e-learning content for every module and a discussion board moderated by industry experts, this course also offers monthly mentoring sessions. 

    This CBAP certification will train you on all three aspects of business analysis: planning and monitoring, requirements elicitation, and requirements management and communication. You can also improve your analytical skills and learn the latest tools, work on real-world projects, and attend masterclasses conducted by experts from IBM.

  • What is BABOK®? And what does it cover?

    BABOK® is a guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® Guide), which helps business analysts achieve better strategic, tactical, and operational outcomes. It covers knowledge areas, techniques, and perspectives that represent the majority of business analysts' tasks and focuses on functions and techniques specific to the initiative's context.

    The BABOK guide describes six knowledge areas that represent the daily tasks performed by a business analyst:

    • Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
    • Elicitation and Collaboration
    • Requirements Life Cycle Management
    • Strategy Analysis
    • Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
    • Solution Evaluation

  • What is the refund policy for this business analyst certification?

    We will provide you with a complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To learn more, please refer to our refund policy.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. Our dedicated team also provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. You will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completing your Business Analyst Master’s Program with us.

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.