Modules Covered in this Training

The Business Analyst Training uses best practices and guidelines from International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®) in their Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® v2.0). The training content is customized to meet the practical needs of a Business Analyst professional.

In this training, attendees learn:

Module 1.Introduction to Business Analysis
Module 2. Understanding and Capturing business needs
Module 3. Requirement Analysis Process
Module 4.Creating Requirement gathering strategy
Module 5.Modeling Data and Processes
Module 6.UML Methodology
Module 7.Creating Effective Use Cases
Module 8.Business Analysis Tools
Module 9.Requirement Gathering, Business Modeling& Analysis Tools – MS Visio & Enterprise Architect
Module 10.Project Documentation and Management
Module 11.Software Testing
Module 12. Overview of International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)®, Business Analysis Body ofKnowledge (BABOK),Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) ®
Module 13. Requirement Gathering, Analysis and BRD creation in Real World domains, such as Financial, Health Care, Technology, Transportation and Automobile domain
Attendees also learn:

  • Resume Preparation Guidelines and Tips

  • Mock Interviews and Interview Preparation Tips

Topics Covered

Introduction to Business Analysis

  • Introduction to Business Analysis

  • Business Composition and Architecture

  • Roles and Responsibilities of a Business Analyst

  • Need for a Business Analyst

  • Project Team

  • Importance of a Business Analyst in the Project Team​

Business Analysis Techniques

  • PESTLE – Political, Economic, Sociological, Technological, Legal, Environmental

  • MOST – Mission, Objectives, Strategies, Tactics

  • SWOT – Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats

  • CATWOE – Customers, Actors, Transformation Process, World View, Owner, Environmental Constraints

System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

  • Understanding Concept of Business Modeling

  • Requirement Gathering

  • Analysis

  • Implementation

  • Testing

  • Deployment

Understanding and Capturing business needs

  • Setting up priorities

  • Feasibility studies

  • Project scope

  • Risk assessment

  • Evaluating and selecting an initiative

  • Setting up future vision

Software Engineering Methods

  • Waterfall Method

  • Rational Unified Process (RUP)

  • RAD Methodology

  • AGILE Methodology

  • Prototype Model

  • Comparison between Waterfall & RUP

  • Artifacts delivered in each phase of RUP

Requirement Analysis Process

  • Creating Requirement gathering strategy

  • Planning

  • Requirements Activities

  • Requirement Gathering Techniques

  • Different Types of Requirements

  • Creating Business Requirement Document

  • Creating Software Requirement Specifications

  • Requirements Risk Management

  • Manage Requirements Change

UML Methodology

  • Use Case Diagrams
  • Activity Diagrams
  • Sequence Diagrams
  • State Chart DiagramsUse Cases
  • Understanding

Use Cases

  • Use Case Relationships
  • Use Case Brainstorming
  • Creating Use cases from Requirements
  • Creating Use Case Narratives
  • Change Management & Version Control Concept

Business Requirement Gathering Tools

  • Rational Requisite Pro
  • Enterprise Architect
  • MS Visio

Business Analysis &Modeling Tools

  • Enterprise Architect
  • MS Visio
  • Rational Rose

Business Process Improvement

  • Selection of process teams and leader
  • Process analysis training
  • Process analysis interview
  • Process documentation
  • Review cycle
  • Problem analysis

Modeling Data and Processes

  • Data models
  • Conceptual, logical and physical schemes
  • Data modeling process
  • Modeling methodologies
  • Entity relationship diagrams
  • Generic data modeling
  • Semantic data modeling

Software Testing

  • Introduction to QA Methodology
  • Role of BA in Testing
  • Creating Test Plans
  • Creating Test Cases
  • Different Testing Methods
  • Functional and Regression testing
  • White Box and Black Box Testing
  • Positive and Negative Testing
  • GUI and Unit Testing
  • User Acceptance Testing

Business Analysis Governance

  • International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)®
  • Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK)®
  • Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)®

Resume Preparation

  • Resume Review
  • Resume Preparation Tips
  • Sample Resumes

Interview Preparation:

  • Mock Interviews
  • Interview Preparation Tips
  • Sample Interview Questions
  • How to clear an Interview