About Business Analyst Certification Course

  • Objectives of this Business Analyst course in Herndon

    Business analysts are in-demand across a wide range of industries. Business analysis can be an exciting and rewarding career for people who possess the requisite skills—helping struggling companies thrive and make good companies great.

    Simplilearn’s Business Analyst Master’s Program will provide you with extensive expertise in business analysis. With this course, you will master the concepts and skills required for an active business analyst career. You will become an expert in Excel, CBAP, Tableau, Agile ScrumMaster, SQL, CCBA, and Agile Scrum Foundation. 

    You will also gain the skills necessary to build interactive dashboards; gain insight into business analysis planning and monitoring, understand the competencies of a business analyst, master Agile Scrum methodologies, and learn how to work with SQL databases. The entire Business Analyst Certification learning experience is tied together with real-world projects and virtual simulations to help you obtain domain experience.

    After completing all aspects of the Business Analyst training in Herndon, you will be prepared for the role of a business analyst.

  • What skills will you learn from this Business Analyst Training in Herndon?

    • Grasp the fundamentals of Excel analytics functions and conditional formatting
    • Apply statistical tools and concepts like moving average, hypothesis testing, ANOVA, and regression to data sets using Excel
    • Understand the tools and techniques used in business analytics planning and monitoring
    • Master the concepts of requirements life cycle management
    • Gain fundamental knowledge of the agile perspective
    • Learn to analyze data using Tableau and become proficient in building interactive dashboards
    • Master the Agile Scrum project management approach
    • Gain expertise in Agile Scrum methodologies and applications, daily scrum synchronization, sprint planning, and review
    • Understand business analysis key concepts and business analysis core concept model (BACCM)
    • Acquire advanced knowledge of identifying, defining, assessing, and completing various elements of business analysis tasks
    • Master SQL concepts such as Universal Query Tool (UQT) and SQL command
    • Plan, execute, monitor, and track scrum projects
    • Absorb agile philosophy and gain deep knowledge of scrum
    • Effectively apply scrum in your organizations

  • What projects are included in the Business Analyst course in Herndon?

    Following projects are included in Business Analyst course:

    • The 1st project would be sales performance analysis – Here you would be building a dashboard to present monthly sales performance by various product segments in an organization. This will also be based on product categories to identify the areas that have met or exceeded their sales targets.
    • The 2nd project would be about customer analysis-  Here you would be building a dashboard that will give out statistical data about the customers, ranking them on the basis of profit ratio and sales.
    • The 3rd  project would be about product analysis- Here you would be doing analysis based on product categories over time.
    • The other project would simply be creating a sales dashboard where you will be building a dashboard that presents metrics about products and the trends of various statistics over time.
       

  • Who should take the Business Analyst course in Herndon?

    A Business Analyst is a career choice that can be opted for, by any professional, experienced worker, or inexperienced one. The main thing required to be a successful Business Analyst is primarily an analytical mindset. There is no particular requirement of education to be a Business Analyst. In this Business Analyst course in Herndon the candidate can be from any background ranging from IT Professional to banking professionals and sales executives to project managers.

  • What are the prerequisites for this Business Analyst Certification in Herndon?

    It is important to know that there are no mandatory prerequisites if you want to attend this program of business analyst certification in Herndon. The business analyst course in Herndon tends to cover all the fundamentals with regards to business analysis.

  • What is the market demand for a business analyst certification in Herndon?

    These days, the market demand for business analyst is going up with time. This is happening because the business models are changing with the evolving technology. If one takes up this career path, they have a very high chance of growth and development. It is important to know that having a business analyst is the basic requirement of every organisation because every organisation wants to change with time and evolve. Professionals with a business analyst certification in Herndon are always given a preference for employment over the non-certified peers.

  • What is the cost of a business analyst certification in Herndon?

    Candidates need to pay USD 1299 for this business analyst course which includes the business analyst certification.

  • Why become a Business Analyst?

    A Business Analyst's job requirement is growing rapidly every year as organizations understand the importance of a Business Analyst. Also, a Business Analyst’s average salary ranges from $75,000 to $78,000 per year, with an increment-like bonus on target achievements. With the Business Analyst Certification in Herndon, your salary might reach as high as $150,000 per year. As a Business Analyst, you are free from the pressure of doing the same type of work every day, since a Business Analyst works on different projects in whatever way suits the person on new projects almost every day.

  • What are the objectives of the Business Analyst Course in Herndon?

    Business Analyst certification in Herndon is gaining popularity among industries and helping start-up companies to grow their business. Simplilearn's Business Analyst certification in Herndon helps students with extraordinary training from experts in the field who teach them all the skills and make them job-ready.  The skills that you will learn and become an expert will be Excel, CBAP, Tableau, Agile ScrumMaster, SQL, CCBA, and Agile Scrum Foundation in the Business Analyst Course in Herndon.

    The Business Analyst course in Herndon includes projects, that are real-world and comes with virtual simulation, this helps you in gaining experience. The learning objectives include dashboard making, developing insights in business analysis, learning the skills of planning and monitoring.

  • What important skills will you learn with this Business Analyst course in Herndon?

    After completing Business Analyst Course in Herndon, you can learn the given skills required to be a certified Business Analyst:
     

    • Learning the skills of the tools required in Business Analytics planning and monitoring.
    • Become an expert in the skills of cycle management.
    • Gaining knowledge in the field of lively problems,
    • Learning Tableau and building interactive dashboards.
    • Expert in Agile Scrum project management, applications, and daily synchronization, sprint planning, and review.
    • Learning about business analysis key concepts and business analysis core concept model (BACCM).
    • Learning the concepts of identification, providing solutions, readying analytical reports, completion of tasks.
    • Learning SQL concepts, mainly Universal Query Tool (UQT) and SQL command.
    • Understanding from the basics to advance Scrum projects.
    • Learning the process of application of Scrum in the organization.
    • From basic to advanced learning of Excel.
    • With the help of Excel, you will learn how to apply statistical tools and concepts of average, hypothesis testing, ANOVA, and data sets.

  • What all is covered as a part of the capstone projects in this Business Analyst course in Herndon?

    The capstone project in Business Analyst course in Herndon offers world-class mentoring sessions with expert trainers for 8 hours over a span of 4 weeks. This will enhance your Business Analysis skills with hands-on and industry-relevant projects while bringing together every course into one portfolio. The learner will get the option to choose from the following three industries to work on in their Capstone project:

    • Hospitality: Learners will create a restaurant management system for a globally well-known Michelin-star restaurant chain
    • Retail: Learners will create a plan to launch an “online pantry” (similar to Amazon Pantry) that delivers essential products on a daily basis
    • Banking: Learners will create a plan and capture the requirements to create a feature with which a global bank can  introduce e-Fixed deposits for all the users

  • How can I obtain a business analyst certification in Herndon?

    The learner can obtain a business analyst certification in Herndon after going for the training sessions that are given. We offer industry-recognized business analyst certifications in Herndon so that one can become a worthy business analyst. After completing all the modules of the course, you will get a certificate.

  • Will I receive an individual certificate for the courses covered under this business analyst certification in Herndon?

    After completion of business analyst courses of certification in Herndon, you will receive individual certificates for all of them. However, you must ensure that all the courses are completed within due time and the projects are also submitted.

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

    IIBA is a world-renowned association that helps to develop and maintain the standard for all the practises that are related to business analysis. The Simplilearn business analyst certifications in Herndon offers aligned (and hence acceptability) with all the requisite standards in the domain and will prepare to crack the exams well and work in different business environments. After completing a course, you will obtain 25 IIBA CDUs.

  • What is BABOK? And what does it cover?

    BABOK is kind of a guide for business analysis knowledge which helps business analysts achieve better business outcomes with the help of various strategies. It covers several techniques, perspectives and knowledge areas that will help to represent the majority of tasks business analysts do and provides focus to tasks and techniques that are specific to the context of the initiative.

  • What Business Analysis areas are covered in the BABOK Guide?

    The following are some areas are covered in the BABOK guide: 

    • Strategy analysis
    • Requirements analysis and design definition
    • Requirements life-cycle management
    • Solution evaluation
    • Business analysis planning and monitoring
    • Elicitation and collaboration

Tools Covered

Microsoft ExcelJIRA_NEWPowerBIASMASFPostgreSQL

Business Analyst Course Advisor

  • Tim Jerome

    Tim Jerome

    Project Management Expert and Evangelist

    Tim Jerome is an international project management expert with over 15 years of experience at companies like Intel and Digital Network Services. A former president of the PMI Rio Grande Chapter, Tim is also a PMP instructor with over 10 years of experience in addition to his extensive project management consulting experience.

  • 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.

  • Jeff Allen

    Jeff Allen

    Project Management and Agile Expert, Consultant, Author

    Jeff Allen is a highly regarded project management and Agile expert with more than 15 years of experience at large companies like Compaq and HP. As an Agile Coach, he has mentored over 5000 professionals globally.

  • Nadine Miller

    Nadine Miller

    Business Analysis Instructor

    Nadine is an experienced business analyst known for successfully gathering critical data and requirements, then analyzing and processing it to generate actionable results. Nadine is certified in CBAP by IIBA. 
     

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Business Analyst Certification Learning Path

  • Course 1Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®)

    This CBAP training is designed to help professionals gain new skills and expertise in advanced documentation, effective planning, and the creation of business solutions. This CBAP exam preparation course aligns with the high standards set by IIBA® and will ensure continued success in the field of business analysis. Professionals with CBAP certification will be able to stay relevant to rapid changes in the IT industry and competencies in all aspects of business analysis.

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  • Course 2Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    Agile Scrum Master

    The Agile Scrum Master certification is designed to give you deep insights into the highly popular Agile Scrum project methodology. You’ll learn the key concepts of Agile as a project management approach, discover how to lead project management teams, develop and deliver high quality products, and implement best practices in your organization The Simplilearn ASM training will position you to be an evangelist and champion in the Agile adoption journey for your organization.

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  • Course 3Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    Tableau Training

    This Tableau certification course helps you master Tableau Desktop, a world-wide utilized data visualization, reporting, and business intelligence tool. Advance your career in analytics by learning Tableau and how to best use this training in your work.

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  • Course 4

    Data Analysis and Visualization with Python

    Grow beyond spreadsheet software for data analytics. Perform statistical analyses and create meaningful data visualizations using Python.

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  • Course 5

    Mathematical Optimization for Business Problems

    Construct optimization models to solve business problems in this course. Learn different aspects of mathematical programming to construct optimization models using IBM Decision Optimization technology in this course.

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  • Course 6

    Business Analyst Capstone

    Enhance your Business Analysis skills with a hands-on, industry-relevant capstone project in three different domains: Retail, Banking, and Hospitality; bringing together every course into one portfolio-worthy capstone.

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  • Course 7Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    Harvard Business Publishing Case Studies for Business Analysis

    Learn Business Analysis concepts with help of real-world case studies authored by HBS professors and other top business school educators. These case studies will help you analyze business situations and different aspects of managerial decision-making to help you solve business problems.

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  • Master's Program Certificate

  • Electives

    Business Analyst Industry Master Class

  • Electives

    CCBA®

  • Electives

    SQL Training

  • Electives

    Data Science with R Course

  • Electives

    Business Analytics with Excel

  • Electives

    Statistics Essentials for Data Science

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Business Analyst Course Reviews

  • Murali Sunku

    Murali Sunku

    Seattle

    Fantastic courses, well-researched training material, and great trainers make Simplilearn a great platform to upskill. I recently completed my course. Ashok Nichani is the best trainer I have come across.

  • Olu Adeyinka MSc

    Olu Adeyinka MSc

    Senior Business System Analyst, Houston

    The faculty has excellent knowledge about the subject, and his ability to teach is very inspiring. The course content is comprehensive and updated.

  • Caleb Navarro

    Caleb Navarro

    Atlanta

    The trainer was highly skilled and took the time to answer every single question, and explained how to think of the BA framework from the right perspective. The sessions were very interactive and focused on content and explained each knowledge area in detail.

  • Harrmeet Bhasiin

    Harrmeet Bhasiin

    Noida

    I am delighted to share that I have completed the Master’s Program in Business Analysis with Simplilearn. The course was centered around the latest business analytics tools and techniques along with practical training through real-world case studies and discussions. Thank you Simplilearn for conducting such amazing and interactive programs!

  • Akash Shinde

    Akash Shinde

    Pune

    I want to thank all the people who work at Simplilearn. You all work very hard, and I want to ask you to continue. The trainers, Sales, and the Customer Service teams work with such determination and great sincerity that it becomes a world-class experience for the students.

  • Neha Verma

    Neha Verma

    Business Analyst, Bangalore

    Kudos to Simplilearn for imparting an amazing business analyst certification training experience. There can’t be a better mentor. The trainer is very comfortable with analogies he uses to explain the topic and this makes it easy to understand & remember things.

  • Justin Selleck

    Justin Selleck

    Member at AACE International, Calgary

    Simplilearn’s Business Analytics Master's' in-depth material & interactive instructor-led classes are great, and I am confident of upscaling my career after this course.

  • Jagadeshwari Srinivasan

    Jagadeshwari Srinivasan

    Senior Program Director @Ness Technologies, Bangalore

    I liked the concept of online learning. The training delivery is seamless and flawless - Thanks! Keep up the good work. I especially like the fact that the arguments are explained in detail, so that participants who are interested in the understanding can get an important contribution to their knowledge enhancement.

  • Musheer Ahmed Shaik

    Musheer Ahmed Shaik

    Project Manager @Wipro, Bangalore

    The program is excellent, and well designed for Project Managers. All the topics are well covered, and the added advantage is we get support from the professionals.

  • Sarang Bezalwar

    Sarang Bezalwar

    Test Manager at Doshaheen Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Pune

    The Business Analyst Certification course content at Simplilearn is well structured and relevant for today's market condition. The support staff is very helpful in selecting the course and guiding the participant.

  • Hariharan Krishnaswamy

    Hariharan Krishnaswamy

    Bangalore

    I was working as a business analyst at HCL. The Simplilearn business analyst certification course taught me to think about the bigger picture. The learnings from this course have helped me enhance my performance at work and gain a mid-term increase in my salary.

  • Harmeet Singh

    Harmeet Singh

    Manager Expert at CGI, Bangalore

    The complete Business Analyst Certification course was a great learning experience and all credits go to Simplilearn and its trainers. The trainer was highly knowledgeable and has covered all the topics. I am sure this course will help me to achieve the desired goal in my career.

  • Arjun Shinde

    Arjun Shinde

    Sr. Project Manager at Mastercard, Pune

    I could recommend Simplilearn to anyone without hesitation. The courses have great depth and they allow you do work on them at your own pace. The course content is regularly updated and the content is presented in a crisp manner. The certification helped me to get a promotion from Business Analyst and Project Manager to Senior Project Manager.

  • Tulsi Ram Sharma

    Tulsi Ram Sharma

    Scrum Master | Sapient Corporation, Bangalore

    Great trainer, Great training material, and everything worked well. The training sessions were impressive.

  • Arja Naveen

    Arja Naveen

    Bangalore

    I liked the active participation, and participants were encouraged to share their experiences. The approach of allowing participants to ask questions then and there was beneficial to all.

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  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Business Analyst Training FAQs

  • Who is a Business Analyst?

    A Business Analyst is someone who bridges the gap between business and IT by driving the organization toward efficiency and profitability. They are mainly responsible for planning and monitoring, eliciting requirements, analyzing functional and technical requirements and communicating with various stakeholders to fulfill business needs.

  • What is the duration of this online Business Analyst Certification Course in Herndon?

    Simplilearn’s Business Analyst Training in Herndon lasts for 365 days (1 year) where learners can work at their own pace through high-quality e-learning video modules. Learners may also enroll in 75+ instructor-led online training classes for the year.

  • How do I enroll in the Business Analyst Training in Herndon?

    You can register for this Business Analyst Training Program on our website and make an online payment using any of the following options: 
    • Visa Credit or Debit Card
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    • American Express
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    • PayPal 
    Once the business analyst course fee is received you will automatically receive a payment receipt and access information via email.

  • What can I expect from the Business Analyst Certification Course in Herndon?

    Simplilearn provides one of the best Business Analyst course online that gives you access to e-learning content for all the courses included in the learning path, exclusive forums moderated by faculty and industry experts, and monthly mentoring sessions by faculty and industry experts. Upon completing the program requirements, you will receive the business analyst certificate.

  • Do you provide a money-back guarantee for this online Business Analyst Course in Herndon?

    Yes. We provide a seven-day money-back guarantee for our master’s programs. Refer to our Refund Policy and submit refund requests via our Help and Support portal.

  • I am not able to access the online Business Analyst course in Herndon, whom do I contact for a solution?

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link or contact Help & Support.

  • Who are the instructors for this Business Analyst Training in Herndon?

    All of our highly qualified instructors for this Business Analyst course are industry experts with years of relevant industry experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain part of our faculty.

  • Do you provide interview questions as part of this Business Analyst Training in Herndon?

    Simplilearn believes in giving a comprehensive experience to learners enrolling in any course. To get an idea of what interview questions you can expect for a business analyst role, here is the article you can refer to.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified on your first attempt. They engage students proactively to assure the course path is followed and to help you enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.

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

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat and calls. We have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of the Business Analyst course.

  • How can I get a copy of the BABOK book to study?

    IIBA® members receive a complimentary copy of the BABOK® Guide Version 3 PDF. If you are an IIBA member, you can download BABOK Version 3 from the IIBA website. Non-members can purchase a copy of the BABOK Guide Version 3 PDF for USD 29.95.
     

  • How to become a business analyst?

    The role of a business analyst requires thorough business knowledge and a strong grasp of IT. One can start working as a domain expert, developer, or quality assurance professional. They can conduct business analysis by handling responsibilities like gathering, analyzing, and documenting requirements, performing user testing, and more. Simplilearn’s Business Analyst Training program provides you with a solid start in business analysis.

  • How is Business Analyst Training beneficial for beginners?

    More than 70 percent of companies are working on digital transformation strategies which is fueling the demand for skilled business analysts. As such, beginners should be serious about gaining the right BA skills to get hired. This business analyst course helps them learn from scratch and move on to more advanced topics so that they become industry-ready after completing the training.

  • What is the future for business analysts?

    With digital transformation happening rapidly and technologies like artificial intelligence and machine learning disrupting the market, the need for business analysts has become more important than ever. Organizations are relying on qualified BAs to get advice on best practices and to stay competitive in the future. In short, the future is bright for business analysts.

  • How different is the IT business analyst role?

    IT business analysts have expertise in both IT and business administration. Their major responsibilities are to enhance the quality of IT products and services, make informed decisions by analyzing data, and find technological solutions for specific business needs.

  • Is it easy to get a job as a business analyst?

    The role of a business analyst is crucial in every industry and requires the right blend of skills to handle the related responsibilities. As such, it is always recommended to back your portfolio with industry-recognized certifications that demonstrate your skills and knowledge in business analysis. This business analyst course gives you a great start.

  • What are the various industry roles available to a business analyst?

    Business analyst manager, quantitative analyst, information security analyst, management analyst, and budget analyst are some of the industry roles that business analysts can explore.

  • What are the top companies hiring for business analyst roles?

    Google, Cisco Systems, American Express, Dell, Deloitte, and McKinsey & Company are some of the top companies that hire business analysts.

  • Why become a Business Analyst?

    The business analyst role provides you with financial security, sufficient opportunity to progress as a professional, and most all, it is a rewarding profile. Business Analyst jobs are expected to rise 11% faster than the average for all professions from 2019 to 2029. The business analyst certification helps you to equip these qualities and advance in your career.

  • Can a fresh graduate seek employment after completing this Business Analyst course?

    Yes, as a fresher, you can get a job. The demand for it is growing. Our training helps freshers learn technical skills and keep them up-to-date on current trends. Our business analyst certification is an excellent way for novices to demonstrate the essential knowledge and skills in the role of a business analyst.

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