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CBAP Certification Course Overview

This CBAP certification training helps you master the highest skills of business analysis including advanced documentation, effective planning, and the design of business solutions. Covering the core concepts of business analysis and the six knowledge areas of the BABOK® Guide Version 3, this CBAP course prepares you to ace the IIBA-CBAP exam.

CBAP Course Key Features

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  • 8X higher live interaction with live online classes by industry experts
  • Aligned to BABOK® Guide Version 3
  • Three simulation IIBA® exams and four practice exams
  • 11 case studies and 11 end-of-chapter quizzes
  • Obtain 35 IIBA PDs/CDUs and 25 PMI PDUs
  • CBAP Exam Application Assistance
  • 8X higher live interaction with live online classes by industry experts
  • 11 case studies and 11 end-of-chapter quizzes
  • Aligned to BABOK® Guide Version 3
  • Obtain 35 IIBA PDs/CDUs and 25 PMI PDUs
  • Three simulation IIBA® exams and four practice exams
  • CBAP Exam Application Assistance
  • 8X higher live interaction with live online classes by industry experts
  • 11 case studies and 11 end-of-chapter quizzes
  • Aligned to BABOK® Guide Version 3
  • Obtain 35 IIBA PDs/CDUs and 25 PMI PDUs
  • Three simulation IIBA® exams and four practice exams
  • CBAP Exam Application Assistance

Skills Covered

  • Business analysis planning and monitoring
  • Requirements life cycle management
  • Requirements analysis and design definition
  • Business architecture perspective
  • Elicitation and collaboration
  • Strategy analysis
  • Business intelligence perspective
  • Business process management perspective
  • Business analysis planning and monitoring
  • Elicitation and collaboration
  • Requirements life cycle management
  • Strategy analysis
  • Requirements analysis and design definition
  • Business intelligence perspective
  • Business architecture perspective
  • Business process management perspective
  • Business analysis planning and monitoring
  • Elicitation and collaboration
  • Requirements life cycle management
  • Strategy analysis
  • Requirements analysis and design definition
  • Business intelligence perspective
  • Business architecture perspective
  • Business process management perspective

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Benefits

Obtaining a CBAP certification validates your proficiency in business analysis and enhances your leadership skills, employability, marketability, and earning potential. According to IIBA®, CBAP certification holders earn 13-percent more compared to non-certified peers.

  • Designation
  • Annual Salary
  • Hiring Companies
  • Annual Salary
    $50KMin
    $68KAverage
    $93KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    Citi
    Capgemini
    Deutsche Bank
    Accenture
    Source: Indeed
  • Annual Salary
    $59KMin
    $83KAverage
    $113KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    Citi
    Wells Fargo
    EY
    Oracle
    Source: Indeed

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  • Lifetime access to high-quality self-paced elearning content curated by industry experts
  • 11 industry case studies on real business problems
  • 3 simulation test papers for self-assessment
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

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CBAP Course Curriculum

Eligibility

The IIBA® CBAP Training Course is best suited for business analysis professionals with seven to ten years of experience, senior analysis professionals, and project managers.
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Pre-requisites

Learners need to possess an undergraduate degree or a high school diploma. Minimum of 7500 hours of work experience in the last 10 years, 900 hours of which should be in four out of the six BABOK® Guide Version 3 Knowledge areas. You need a minimum of 35 hours of Professional Development (PDs) in the past four years.
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Course Content

  • Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) Certification

    Preview
    • Lesson 01 - Introduction to CBAP® Certification

      10:30Preview
      • 1.1 Introduction to CBAP® Certification
        10:30
    • Lesson 02 - Introduction to BABOK® V3

      32:48Preview
      • 2.1 Introduction to BABOK® V3
        02:41
      • 2.2 Business Analysis
        10:16
      • 2.3 Competencies of a Business Analyst
        14:36
      • 2.4 Techniques referred to by BABOK® V3
        04:25
      • 2.5 Quiz
      • 2.6 Key Takeaways
        00:50
    • Lesson 03 - Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring

      33:58Preview
      • 3.1 Introduction to Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
        10:55
      • 3.2 Plan Stakeholder Engagement
        10:09
      • 3.3 Plan Business Analysis Governance
        02:55
      • 3.4 Plan Business Analysis Information Management
        02:30
      • 3.5 Identify Business Analysis
        04:35
      • 3.6 Quiz
      • 3.7 Key Takeaways
        01:22
      • Case Study
        01:32
      • Case Study Exercise
    • Lesson 04 - Elicitation and Collaboration

      35:17Preview
      • 4.1 Introduction to Elicitation and Collaboration
        03:01
      • 4.2 Prepare For Elicitation
        03:39
      • 4.3 Conduct Elicitation
        19:09
      • 4.4 Confirm Elicitation Results
        01:51
      • 4.5 Communicate Business Analysis Information
        01:55
      • 4.6 Manage stakeholder collaboration
        02:59
      • 4.7 Quiz
      • 4.8 Key Takeaways
        01:06
      • Case Study
        01:37
      • Case Study Exercise
    • Lesson 05 - Requirements Life Cycle Management

      40:32Preview
      • 5.1 Introduction to Requirements Life Cycle Management
        05:45
      • 5.2 Trace Requirements
        04:07
      • 5.3 Maintain Requirements
        03:01
      • 5.4 Prioritize Requirements
        12:44
      • 5.5 Assess Requirements Changes
        04:36
      • 5.6 Approve Requirements
        06:32
      • 5.7 Quiz
      • 5.8 Key Takeaways
        02:10
      • Case Study
        01:37
      • Case Study Exercise
    • Lesson 06 - Strategy Analysis

      01:00:16Preview
      • 6.1 Introduction to Strategy Analysis
        04:32
      • 6.2 Analyze Current State
        14:19
      • 6.3 Define Future State
        18:11
      • 6.4 Assess Risks
        07:21
      • 6.5 Define Change Strategy
        12:30
      • 6.6 Quiz
      • 6.7 Key Takeaways
        01:31
      • Case Study
        01:52
      • Case Study Exercise
    • Lesson 07 - Requirements Analysis and Design Definition

      01:06:12Preview
      • 7.1 Introduction to Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
        05:33
      • 7.2 Specify and Model Requirements
        30:43
      • 7.3 Verify Requirements
        04:58
      • 7.4 Validate Requirements
        03:12
      • 7.5 Define Requirements Architecture
        03:54
      • 7.6 Define Design Options
        05:40
      • 7.7 Analyze Potential Value and Recommend Solution
        07:19
      • 7.8 Quiz
      • 7.9 Key Takeaways
        02:16
      • Case Study
        02:37
      • Case Study Exercise
    • Lesson 08 - Solution Evaluation

      40:09Preview
      • 8.1 Introduction to Solution Evaluation
        04:23
      • 8.2 Measure Solution Performance
        05:33
      • 8.3 Analyze Performance Measures
        07:42
      • 8.4 Assess Solution Limitations
        04:28
      • 8.5 Assess Enterprise Limitations
        08:07
      • 8.6 Recommend Actions to Increase Solution Value
        06:25
      • 8.7 Quiz
      • 8.8 Key Takeaways
        01:17
      • Case Study
        02:14
      • Case Study Exercise
    • Lesson 09 - Agile Perspective

      34:13Preview
      • 9.1 Introduction to Agile Perspective
        01:12
      • 9.2 Change Scope
        03:55
      • 9.3 Business Analysis Scope
        01:52
      • 9.4 Approaches and techniques
        09:09
      • 9.5 Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
        03:37
      • 9.6 Elicitation and Collaboration
        02:17
      • 9.7 Requirements life cycle management
        01:52
      • 9.8 Strategy Analysis
        01:10
      • 9.9 Requirement analysis and design definition
        03:33
      • 9.10 Solution evaluation
        01:49
      • 9.11 Quiz
      • 9.12 Key Takeaways
        01:27
      • Case Study
        02:20
      • Case Study Exercise
    • Lesson 10 - Business Intelligence Perspective

      28:21Preview
      • 10.1 Introduction to Business Intelligence Perspective
        01:21
      • 10.2 Change Scope
        03:12
      • 10.3 Business Analysis Scope
        01:58
      • 10.4 Methodologies And Approaches
        03:34
      • 10.5 Underlying Competencies
        00:43
      • 10.6 Impact On Knowledge Areas
        14:05
      • 10.7 Quiz
      • 10.8 Key Takeaways
        01:21
      • Case Study
        02:07
      • Case Study Exercise
    • Lesson 11 - Information Technology Perspective

      30:14Preview
      • 11.1 Introduction to Information Technology Perspective
        02:09
      • 11.2 Change Scope
        04:34
      • 11.3 Business Analysis Scope
        03:03
      • 11.4 Methodologies
        01:11
      • 11.5 Underlying Competencies
        01:14
      • 11.6 Impact on Knowledge Areas
        14:30
      • 11.7 Quiz
      • 11.8 Key Takeaways
        01:15
      • Case Study
        02:18
      • Case Study Exercise
    • Lesson 12 - Business Architecture Perspective

      42:03Preview
      • 12.1 Introduction to Business Architecture Perspective
        02:09
      • 12.2 Change Scope
        02:53
      • 12.3 Business Analysis Scope
        01:47
      • 12.4 Business Architecture Reference Models
        14:12
      • 12.5 Underlying Competencies
        00:40
      • 12.6 Impact On Knowledge Areas
        16:23
      • 12.7 Quiz
      • 12.8 key Takeaways
        01:36
      • Case Study
        02:23
      • Case Study Exercise
    • Lesson 13 - Business Process Management Perspective

      32:43Preview
      • 13.1 Introduction to Business Process Management Perspective
        01:24
      • 13.2 Change Scope
        05:00
      • 13.3 Business Analysis Scope
        02:19
      • 13.4 Frameworks, Methodologies, and Techniques
        06:47
      • 13.5 Underlying Competencies
        00:42
      • 13.6 Impact on Knowledge Areas
        12:41
      • 13.7 Quiz
      • 13.8 Key Takeaways
        01:43
      • Case Study
        02:07
      • Case Study Exercise

CBAP Exam & Certification

CBAP<sup>®</sup> Certification Training
  • How do you become a CBAP® certified professional?

    Becoming a certified professional can be accomplished in just a few easy steps

    • Obtain a formal CBAP training from an IIBA Endorsed Education Provider like Simplilearn.
    • Acquire the IIBA membership and apply for the CBAP exam online passing the exam, you will be awarded the CBAP certification from IIBA.

    Understanding the intricacies of 'business analysis planning and monitoring' is crucial as part of the exam preparation, highlighting its significance in the qualification process and the potential financial benefits of mastering this competency.
     

  • What are the prerequisites for the CBAP Certification?

    The CBAP course requires:

    • Minimum 7500 hours of work experience in the last 10 years, with at least 3600 hours in four of the six Business Analyst Body of Knowledge (BABOK) areas, requiring a minimum of 900 hours in each of these areas
    • A minimum of 35 hours of Professional Development in the past four years
    • Two references from a career manager, client or Certified Business Analysis Professional - CBAP®
    • A Signed Code of Conduct

    To learn more about CBAP Certification, please click here.

  • If I need to cancel my enrollment for this CBAP course, can I get a refund?

    Yes. You can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will provide you with a complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To learn more, please refer to our refund policy.

  • Do you provide any practice tests as part of this CBAP certification course?

    Yes, we provide 1 practice test as part of our CBAP course to help you prepare for the actual certification exam. You can try this free CBAP Exam Prep Practice Test to understand the type of tests that are part of the course curriculum. The practice test covers various topics, including 'requirements analysis and design definition' and 'solution evaluation,' to help candidates prepare for the exam.

  • Is the CBAP certification exam difficult to crack?

    CBAP exam is tough to crack, but you can easily pass it with the right preparation approach and study plan. The questions are based on the BABOK version based on the application and not on the memorization of BABOK topics. Recommended step-by-step CBAP preparation plan:

    • Set a target exam date
    • Get hold of BABOK quickly
    • Include 'strategy analysis' as one of the key subjects in your study plan, given its significant weight in the exam.
    • Choose a question bank carefully
    • Set target scores
    • Time management

  • How long is CBAP certification valid?

    The validity of CBAP certification is for 3 years from the date of the exam and needs to be renewed every 3 years to re-validate your certification to keep it in active status. It's crucial to engage in ongoing professional development as part of the renewal process, ensuring that certified professionals remain knowledgeable about the latest trends and developments in business analysis.

  • What is the passing score for CBAP certification?

    IIBA doesn’t provide any specific information on the passing score. However one must aim for scoring 75% minimum in all the knowledge areas and overall.

  • What is the duration of the CBAP certification exam?

    The CBAP certification exam comprises 120 questions and the duration for the exam is 3.5 hours (210 minutes).

CBAP Course Reviews

  • Ashish Chaturvedi

    Ashish Chaturvedi

    Senior Business Analyst

    I would say, the training was excellent. The trainer too was extremely knowledgeable and courteous.

  • Amanda Stephens

    Amanda Stephens

    Senior FLAIR Analyst

    I enjoyed the training and intend to go for the CBAP certification. It would be wonderful to do a small project in the class or more exercises. Loved the star bucks cup project we went through.

  • Koteswara Tumuluru

    Koteswara Tumuluru

    Senior Manager

    Very useful, informative and well designed. Thank you.

  • Mayura Satoor

    Mayura Satoor

    BI consultant at Saama Technologies

    The LMS for the Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) Certification Training is great in content and easy to use. It would help you prepare for the CBAP exam and support the pre-requisite (PDUs) for the exam. Highly recommended.

  • Caleb Navarro

    Caleb Navarro

    Business Systems Architect

    The trainer took the time to answer every single question, he is skilled 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.

  • David Purves

    David Purves

    This course helped me not only to succeed in the CBAP examination but also to excel in my career as a business analyst. Thanks Simplilearn

  • Kurien Philip

    Kurien Philip

    It is by far the best course I have taken through Simplilearn. Double thumbs up

  • Mark-Aston Smith

    Mark-Aston Smith

    The course helps with the business analysis concepts and techniques with good examples that can be readily applied in your day-to-day work and towards your CBAP certification. Highly recommended

  • Kapil Kashyap

    Kapil Kashyap

    Intraday Performance Analyst

    In 2020, I moved to Canada, and by 2021, I joined Economical Insurance. Seeking a shift to business analysis, I pursued certification in Tableau, Excel, Agile Analysis, and Scrum. With my CCBA certification and new skills, I landed an Intraday Performance Analyst role at Definity, accompanied by a 5% salary increase.

  • Juhi Maheshwari

    Juhi Maheshwari

    Business Analyst

    The session was uninteruptive & overall experience was good. A good learning & first-hand experience with BABOK!! Rajiv is a good teacher, explains everything in detail backed with examples, tips, and techniques.

  • Ashish Aggarwal

    Ashish Aggarwal

    Senior Business Analyst at Trustees Executors Limited

    I had a great experience with Simplilearn. I took the CBAP course and found the videos, case studies, and the sample tests very informative. The training material is of high quality and queries are answered promptly. I would highly recommend Simplilearn to those who are looking forward to furthering their careers.

  • Krishna Priya Sankaralingam

    Krishna Priya Sankaralingam

    Business Analyst at Emirates

    Simplilearn's CBAP course content is extensive and comprehensive. The LMS is very much easier to read. Sales and support team have been of great help during any issues and are resolved very quickly. I have been recommending Simplilearn to my colleagues and acquaintances. I am very satisfied with Simplilearn.

  • Priyanka Rathi

    Priyanka Rathi

    System Analyst at Leica Biosystems

    CBAP course material provided by Simplilearn is easy to understand and covers all the aspects as stated in BABOK. Additionally, the sample question papers are highly useful in reviewing your understanding of core concepts. I highly recommend this course to any CBAP aspirant.

  • Arthur de Niet

    Arthur de Niet

    IT Portfolio Manager - Finance Group Reporting at Shell International

    Good explanation of content with a lot of concrete real live examples, making the topics a lot easier to understand…

  • Praveen

    Praveen

    Business Analyst @United Nations

    Its as simple and as detailed as it can be to give the complete essence of Business Analysis.

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CBAP Training FAQs

  • Is it mandatory to have experience in all of the knowledge areas to apply for this CBAP certification course?

    Yes. You are required to have 900 or more hours in at least four of the six core Knowledge Areas to apply for CBAP certification. 'Requirements life cycle management' is one of the core knowledge areas that candidates need to be experienced in.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our dedicated team of teaching assistants are subject matter experts and will help you crack the CBAP Certification Training on your first attempt. They help you enrich your learning experience, class onboarding, project mentoring, and job assistance. They are readily available during business hours to answer your queries and assist you in completing your CBAP Certification Training.

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

    Our dedicated team extends support to you via email, chat, calls, and community forums. On-demand assistance is offered to help you complete the CBAP Certification Training. After you complete the CBAP Certification Training, you will have lifetime access to the community forum.

  • Is CBAP certification worth it?

    Obtaining a CBAP certification confirms your business analysis expertise and strengthens your leadership skill and employability. CBAP certification holders earn 13% higher than non-certified peers as per IIBA®. CBAP training could help you improve your skills and knowledge and provide you with a competitive benefit in the job hunt for business analysts. Business professionals from various countries recognize and seek out the CBAP certification to advance their careers.

  • What are the job roles available after getting a CBAP certification?

    According to the American Bureau of Labor Statistics, between 2018 and 2028, business analysts are predicted to increase employment opportunities by 14 percent, which is far higher than the average for all occupations. There are several career prospects with specific primary disciplines, such as data analyst, information security, IT, and quantitative analysis, as a business analyst. Certified business analysts play a crucial role in driving business processes and achieving better business results. Business analysts have so many career opportunities, making business analysis one of the most sought-after jobs. A CBAP certification can enhance your skills and potentially boost your income or create your profession competitively.

  • What is the pay scale of Business Analysis Professionals across the world?

    The salary of business analysis is decided by different criteria such as location, qualification, amount of experience, and job level. Following a business analyst career path with CBAP certification is fulfilling and rewarding. According to PayScale, the average annual business analysis professional salaries across the world are as follows:

  • Is the Certified Business Analyst certification recognized Globally?

    Absolutely! The CBAP certification is globally recognized and respected. Accredited by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA), it signifies a standardized level of excellence in business analysis practices, making you a sought-after professional internationally.

  • How does CBAP certification enhance career prospects?

    CBAP certification opens doors to high-level positions, such as Senior Business Analyst or Director of Business Analysis. It demonstrates your commitment to excellence, making you a preferred candidate for organizations seeking professionals with proven expertise in business analysis, leading to accelerated career growth.

  • How does CBAP Certification align with industry best practices in Business Analysis?

    CBAP certification is meticulously crafted to align with industry best practices outlined in the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK). This ensures that certified professionals are well-versed in the latest methodologies, techniques, and standards, making them adept at addressing contemporary business challenges.

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