Analytical Techniques Used for Business Analysis

Employees at any level wishing to develop and refine their business analysis skills or who are preparing to write the Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) certification exam

Prerequisite
None

Expected Duration
122 minutes

Description
Business analysts must use analysis tools and models to assist with scoping and planning, supporting business analysis, and decision making. In this course, you’ll learn about a number of business analysis tools, models, and activities as prescribed in A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® Guide) – Version 3.0 by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®). This course will assist in preparing the learner for the IIBA®’s Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) certification exam. IIBA®, the IIBA® logo, BABOK®, and Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® are registered trademarks owned by International Institute of Business Analysis.

Objective

Analysis Tools for Scoping and Planning

  • identify the elements of benchmarking and market analysis
  • recognize the steps in performing document analysis
  • distinguish between scope modeling diagramming techniques
  • distinguish between the elements of state modeling
  • recognize how to apply scoping and planning tools in business analysis

Models that Support Business Analysis

  • recognize the characteristics of process modeling
  • recognize the characteristics of process analysis
  • recognize the types of organizational models
  • identify the elements of an interface definition
  • recognize the elements of data flow diagrams
  • recognize considerations for using data mining
  • recognize considerations for using data modeling
  • distinguish between common prototyping methods
  • recognize how to apply models that support business analysis

Analyses that Support Decision making

  • recognize characteristics of risk analysis and management
  • distinguish between methods of financial analysis
  • describe root cause analysis
  • define the elements of a SWOT analysis
  • distinguish between decision modeling and decision analysis
  • recognize how to apply decision-making analysis tools

MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION

$129/month
 

ANNUAL SUBSCRIPTION

$1295/year

Multi-license discounts available for Annual and Monthly subscriptions.