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BCS Practitioner Certificate in Business Analysis Practice (Online)

This Practitioner Certificate in Business Analysis Practice online training course, provides you with the knowledge of how a Business Analyst can be used to effectively assist with organisational change, through a range of performance management techniques, and tools.

Business Analysts not only develop and maintain IT systems, they also need to be able to understand an organisations business strategy. This is an important part of a Business Analyst role and responsibility, so they can implement the right techniques to analyse the business and identify necessary changes to processes and respond to challenges which may arise.

This online training course will help you develop the essential skills required to support senior employees and your IT department. You will learn how to investigate business issues and identify and recommend the correct solutions to resolve those issues. 

This BCS training course makes up part of the BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis.

Business Analyst Salary - Typically, Business Analysts earn over £40k pa.

Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Course Access: 6 months
  • Join a community of over 575,000 learners
  • Interest Free Payments
  • Part of the International Diploma in Business Analysis
  • Fast-Track a career in Business Analysis
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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Course Access: 6 months
  • Join a community of over 575,000 learners
  • Interest Free Payments
  • Part of the International Diploma in Business Analysis
  • Fast-Track a career in Business Analysis
Course Details

What is the Practitioner Certificate in Business Analysis Practice?

This BCS online training course teaches you how a Business Analyst can assist with organisational change, through a range of performance management techniques, and strategic analysis tools.

The knowledge you will gain from this course, will provide you with the understanding of the responsibilities and functions of a Business Analyst, as well as the key competencies and process frameworks required.

Gain a working knowledge of the essential tools a Business Analyst uses daily, to better understand an organisations business strategy. You will also learn how to look for potential problems and provide opportunities to improve these processes and issues internally.

This course makes up part of the BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis, alongside the BCS Practitioner Certificate in Requirements EngineeringBCS Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis, or BCS Foundation Certificate in Commercial Awareness, and BCS Practitioner Certificate in Modelling Business Processes

Is this Business Analysis course right for me?

This course would be beneficial to anyone who is either working as a Business Analyst but requires the certification and additional skills and knowledge to improve performance, or for those looking to start applying for Business Analyst jobs, as part of a career change.

The Practitioner Certificate in Business Analysis Practice would also be interesting to Business Managers and their teams, Business Change Managers, and Project Managers, looking to add to their existing skillset.

If you're currently taking, or planning on studying the BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis, this course makes up part of that Diploma. 

Access a free demo of this training course.

Why choose e-Careers to study this course

With over 10 years’ experience in the training and education sector, we have enhanced and fine-tuned our overall training offering; from selecting the best trainers, having the most relevant course materials and best customer support. We have trained over 575,000 delegates from around the world and have achieved a 5-star rating, from over 7,000 students on Trustpilot.

You’ll also benefit from:

  •    Highly quality training materials
  •    Expert Tutor Support
  •    6-months access to course materials
  •    Interest-Free Payment Plans

What job could I get with this qualification?

While individuals who complete this course can move into a range of job roles, such as Consulting, Project Management, or strategy planning, we typically see individuals move into one of the below job sectors:

  •    Business Analysis 
  •    Business Architecture 
  •    Enterprise Architecture 

Business Analyst Salary

The average salary of a Business Analyst is over £40k per annum. 

(Source: Glassdoor)

Course Details, Syllabus & Exam Information

Throughout this online training course, you will gain an understanding of the techniques, tools, and role of a Business Analyst. After your training, you will be prepared to take and pass your examination and earn your Practitioner Certificate in Business Analysis Practice.

Learning Outcomes

  •    Gain a thorough understanding of the role of a Business Analyst and the value of this job role within an organisation
  •    Understand the skills required of a Business Analyst, in successfully supporting business change
  •    Learn the strategy analysis processes and techniques
  •    Develop the skills to investigate an organisation’s business systems, to be able to uncover occurring problems
  •    Understand the importance of techniques used within stakeholder management
  •    Undertake conceptual modelling through business activity models
  •    Confidently provide recommendations for business improvements

Exam Details

  •    Examination Format – Multiple-choice
  •    Duration – 60 minutes
  •    Supervised – Yes
  •    Open Book – No
  •    Pass Mark – 26/40

Weighting split

  •    Rationale for Business Analysis (5%)
  •    Strategic Context (15%)
  •    Understanding the Current Situation (15%) 
  •    Stakeholder Analysis and Management (20%)
  •    Analysing and Modelling Business Activities (25%)
  •    Identifying Potential Solutions (10%)

   Building the Business Case (10%)

BCS Business Analysis Webinar Details

Throughout the year, e-Careers hosts a series of FREE BCS Business Analysis webinars, to help delegates better understand this sector, and discuss ways you can study towards a career in this industry.

  •    Embark on a career journey which has the potential for you to earn between £48k - £70k.
  •    Discover the essential tools, techniques & uses for Business Analysis.
  •    Reserve your virtual seat & be part of our Exclusive Business Analysis Webinar to see if a career in this industry is right for you.

See our latest dates for the FREE BCS Event

Who Should Attend?

Individuals aspiring to work as a Business Analyst

People who are looking to become a Business Analysis, or work within a Business Analysis role, should attend this seminar.

University Graduates

Graduates who are looking to find out more about the benefits of Business Analysis and how a BCS diploma can help their careers.

Working Professionals

If you’re currently working in an industry where you feel having a better understanding of Business Analysis will benefit you and your organisation, this webinar is for you.

Our next Webinar Dates

See our latest dates for the FREE BCS Event

The Agenda

Welcome

Introduction with the Trainer and their background.

Introduction to Business Analysis

What is Business Analysis, why there is a growing demand for Business Analysis and what companies use it.

The Business Analysis Process

What is the Business Analysis process model and the different tools and techniques used in Business Analysis?

The International Diploma in Business Analysis

How do I get the full diploma? The modules, what each module is about and how they fit together.

How Business Analysis Benefits you

How can Business Analysis help my career, the jobs that need Business Analysis and the roles which it supports?

Why become a Business Analyst?

In demand role

Right now, many Businesses acknowledge that there is a need to hire and retain employees who can function as Business Analysts, making this a secure career with great progression opportunities.

Great earning potential

As a Business Analysts in the UK you will be able to earn an average salary of £48k per annum, with scope to work your way up to around £70k towards the upper end.

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