CCBA® and CBAP® Certifications Study Guide: Expert tips and practices in business analysis to pass the certification exams on the first attempt.
With this set of courses, you will not only hone the skills required for business analytics, but also accumulate PD hours for ECBA ™ (Entry Certificate in Business Analysis ™), CBAP ™ (Certified Business Analysis Professional ™) and CCBA ™ (Certification of Competency in Business Analysis ™) from IIBA.
A handy job reference, filled with real-world scenarios to help you earn the Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) and Certificate of Capability in Business Analysis (CCBA®) certifications.
Get expert guidance from Esta Lessing, a CBAP® trainer with over 18 years of business analysis experience Understand BABOK® knowledge areas and tasks using examples and real scenarios Learn business analyst skills such as stakeholder engagement, strategy analysis and requirements elicitation
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) is a certification from the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®) for professionals with extensive experience in business analysis. The CCBA® and CBAP® validate your knowledge of various aspects of business analysis and your ability to tackle challenging projects, work effectively with stakeholders, and identify and deliver business value.
You will first learn the advantages of the CCBA® and CBAP® certifications for your professional advancement before you concentrate on the six core knowledge areas, which are explained in detail in each chapter. This includes topics such as business analysis planning and monitoring, survey and collaboration, requirements lifecycle management, strategy analysis, requirements analysis and design definition as well as solution evaluation. The book contains the essential underlying skills and techniques to ensure a complete understanding of the content of the BABOK® v3 guide. Each chapter covers the essential concepts and considerations of business analysis using practical examples. Finally, assess your knowledge using simulated exam questions based on real-world case studies.
By the end of this book, you will have the business analysis skills you need to prepare for the certification exams and move forward in your career.
This book is intended for business analysts, management consultants, trainers, project managers, and business professionals who wish to prepare for the IIBA CBAP or CCBA exams. The book assumes experience in business analysis.
Esta Lessing is a passionate educator and facilitator, helping business analysts meet the growing demand for up-to-date skills and abilities. She founded her own company, Business Analysis Excellence Pty Ltd in 2013 and focuses on delivering BA education. Esta she was one of the first to earn her CBAP designation in Australia and New Zealand and was a member of the certification role definition committee for the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA). She has a B. Com (Hons) Computer Science degree from the University of Pretoria and the London School of Economics and has several British Computer Society (BCS) certifications to her name. You have worked as a Business Analyst in South Africa, UK and currently reside in Australia. Esta's most recent achievement is the development of an innovative strategic planning and analysis methodology that engages team creativity and provides strategic roadmaps to achieve a team's future vision.