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Better Business Cases™ Foundation


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What is the Better Business Cases™ Foundation course?

This course will allow you to understand how to plan proposals and business decisions with precision and expertise.

This course complements the HM Treasury Green Book guidance, and utilises the Government's best practice approach on enabling and planning key decisions. This Foundation course is a great way to start making key business-focused decisions.

Available delivery methods for this course




Group booking

Group booking

Key features of the course

  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Exam: Included
  • Course Access: 6 months
  • Study anytime, anywhere
  • 24/7 access
  • Join a community of over 555,000 learners
Better Business Cases™ Foundation - Training
£250 ex. VAT

Plan proposals and business decisions with precision and expertise by utilising the UK Government's best practice approach in Better Business Cases.

Better Business Cases™ Foundation - Exam
£233 ex. VAT
Better Business Cases™ Foundation - Training & Exam
£500 ex. VAT

Enable and plan key decisions with best practice guidance implemented by the UK government, including the official exam for full accreditation.

Is the Better Business Cases™ Foundation online course right for me?

Are you assigned the task of initiating or implementing a change programme? Then this Better Business Cases Foundation course is ideal for you. Furthermore, if you are project, program or change manager looking to upskill, then this course will certainly be a positive addition to your toolkit.

This course will also prove to be extremely useful for any individual who is responsible for sending proposals, particularly Accounting Officers, Senior Responsible Owners (SROs), Finance Directors and management board members.

What job could I get with a Better Business Cases™ Foundation qualification?

The Better Business Cases qualification will certainly complement other project management methodologies. Professionals who have completed this course and achieved this qualification have gone on to become:

  • Programme Director
  • Project Manager
  • Directors of Finance
  • Accounting Officer

Why study Better Business Cases™ Foundation online course with e-Careers?

  • Online delivery allows you to pick up and put down the course content as and when it suits. Convenient and flexible study can be done around existing commitments.
  • Support notes for each lesson are available, and references to the Better Business Cases Course Manual allow extra reading when desired.
  • Courseware is accessible for 6 months, so there’s no rush.
  • Compatible with a variety of browsers and platforms.
  • Online support, forums and progress reports are also available.
  • Foundation exam simulation available, to help you prepare for the real thing.
  • Improve your decision-making skills and increase your value as a team member.
  • Eliminate the need for consultancy costs by understanding and applying the Five Case Model yourself.     
  • Build your understanding of the Better Business Case process, and give yourself the best chance possible of passing the exam first time.

By signing up to this course you will upskill your business skills and improve your CV.

What are the Better Business Cases™ Foundation online course Modules?


  • Purpose of the Foundation qualification
  • Purpose of the Foundation Qualification
  • Target Audience
  • High Level Performance Definition of a Successful Candidate

Foundation Qualification

  • Purpose of the Foundation Qualification
  • Target Audience
  • High Level Performance Definition of a Successful Candidate

Learning Outcomes Assessment Model

  • Better Business Cases – Five Case Model - Learning Outcome Assessment Model

Syllabus Presentation

  • Syllabus Area
  • Learning Outcome
  • Level
  • Topic

Syllabus Areas

  • Overview of the Five Case Model
  • Developing the Strategic Case
  • Developing the Economic Case
  • Developing the Commercial Case
  • Developing the Financial Case
  • Developing the Management Case

What does the Better Business Cases™ Foundation online course cover?

  • Understand the Better Business Case (BBC) process in its entirety, and appreciate the importance to both those responsible for producing the business cases and those who approve them.
  • Cover, in depth, the Five Case Model, including strategic, economic, commercial, financial and management elements.
  • Appreciate methodologies that can be applied at both macro and micro levels i.e. strategic and tactical applications.
  • Recognise ways in which unnecessary spends can be minimised, and public value can be optimised.

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