CBAP Exam Prep
This course is intended for those who are experienced in the practice of business analysis and who wish to prepare for the CBAP® Exam sponsored by the IIBA®. Applicants must meet the IIBA® qualifications for taking the exam.
About the Program
The course provides targeted exam preparation support for IIBA® Certified Business Analysis Professional exam candidates, including both an IIBA® BABOK® content review and exam preparation tutorial. The course materials include a copy of the Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK®). This course will improve your business analysis skills, help you gain the most understanding of exam concepts with the least amount of study, and significantly decrease your after-course study time. The course include exercises, study tips, and other tools to help you understand—NOT MEMORIZE—the concepts necessary to pass the exams.
Who Should Attend
Individuals who are planning to sit for the Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) exam sponsored by the IIBA®.
Upon completion, participants will be able to:
Demonstrate familiarity with the structure and content of the IIBA® BABOK®
Understand the knowledge and experience requirements for passing the CBAP or CCBA certification exam
Improve their probability of passing the CBAP® Exam
Translate terms and concepts from the BABOK into their own experience.
Gauge their readiness for taking the exam by IIBA® BABOK® Knowledge Area
Develop and execute a Personalized Study Plan for preparing for their business analysis certification exam.
Introduction and Key Concepts of Business Analysis
Understanding the structure of the BABOK
Learning the Business Analysis Themes which run throughout the BABOK
Identify key concepts and terms and build your Translation Dictionary
Understanding the difference between a task and a technique
Exam Application/Preparation Process Tutorial
Applying for the Exam
Studying for the Exam
Sitting for the Exam
Reviewing your Knowledge Gap
How to study and create a study plan
Tricks for shortening your study time
Exercises to help you understand and conceptualize what you need to know
What are the underlying competencies and why are them important for business analysis
How does each underlying competency impact the knowledge areas
Detailed Coverage of the Knowledge Areas
Requirements Management and Communication
Solution Assessment and Validation
Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
Action Plan and Conclusion
Summary & Review
Sample exam questions
Next steps to prepare for exam
Personalized Study Plan
CBAP® Certification Criteria
Candidates for the IIBA®’s CBAP® must have at least 7,500 hours of business analysis work experience in the last ten years engaged in tasks specifically related to the Knowledge Areas as defined within the BABOK®Guide. They must have 900 hours of business analysis work experience in tasks specifically related to at least four of the six BABOK® Guide Knowledge Areas. In addition, they must have at least a high school diploma or the global equivalent; 21 hours of professional development over the last four years; and two references from a career manager, client or CBAP®.