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Business Analysis Professional with Recruitment Support

Programme Overview

The Business Analysis Professional Package comprises two professional BCS Business Analysis training courses, two Microsoft courses and two essential soft skills training courses.

This package includes:

Throughout this training course, you will develop the skills required to support IT team members and senior level staff. You will learn how to investigate business issues and identify which solutions are required to resolve them. You will also learn how to deliver beneficial change within an organisation, and be able to identify, evaluate, and improve business processes using modelling techniques.

As a Business Analyst, you must be able to understand the overall business strategy and apply the best analysis techniques to identify necessary changes to processes, to respond to challenges.

You will also benefit from our Recruitment Support, which includes CV support, coaching, workshops and more!

This course benefits from 1-year BCS membership.

Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online & Virtual Classroom
  • Exams: Included
  • Duration: Must be completed within 6 months
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • Accredited by BCS
  • 1-year BCS membership included

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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online & Virtual Classroom
  • Exams: Included
  • Duration: Must be completed within 6 months
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • Accredited by BCS
  • 1-year BCS membership included
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Why study the Business Analysis Professional programme with e-Careers?

We have developed an expert team over the last 10 years since our inception. In that time, we have trained over 595,000 delegates globally, which has helped offer the highest quality training.

We have also refined our processes, partner relationships, and course materials to offer you a high-quality training solution.

You will also benefit from:

  •    Exam Pass Guarantee*
  •    1-year BCS membership included (worth £92).
  •    Fast-track your learning with our Virtual Classroom course.
  •    Enhance your career prospects.
  •    Learn from expert trainers with vast experience in this field.  
  •    We offer interest-free payment options. 

BCS Membership Benefits

This course benefits from 1-year BCS membership worth £92, which is eligible from the moment you pass your first exam.

Benefits of this associate’s membership include:

  •    Professional recognition.
  •    Career development.
  •    Networking.
  •    Knowledge and best practice.
  •    Exclusive discounts and offer.

Read the full membership details.

How does the Exam Pass Guarantee work?

Our Virtual Classroom training has provided high pass rates, which has made us confident to offer an Exam Pass Guarantee. This way, you know we’ll support you until you are certified.

With our Exam Pass Guarantee, if you do not pass the exam after attending our training course, you can attend the same training again for free.

All we ask is that you:

  •   Attend all class days and complete all assignments
  •   Take the exam within 30 days of your Virtual Classroom training
  •   Request your course re-enrolment within 30 days of the failed exam attempt

Please Note:

Students retaking the course must use any materials or books distributed to them in their original course session. Failure to provide these materials will result in the student being charged for replacement materials.

*Exam Pass Guarantee does not include the resit exam; this would be an additional cost.

Is the Business Analysis Professional programme suitable for me?

This course would benefit individuals looking to learn about modelling business processes and gain the skills and knowledge required for a career in Business Analysis.

If you’re currently a Business Analyst, or you are considering a career change into this industry, this training package would benefit you.

Finally, if you are a Business Manager Business Change Manager, or Project Manager, this bundle of training courses would support you in your job roles.

All training and exams must be completed within six months. 

What jobs can I apply for after my Business Analysis Professional training?

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 become a:

  •   Business Analyst - £40k
  •   Business Architect - £66k
  •   Enterprise Architect - £78k

(Source: Payscale)

Practitioner Certificate in Business Analysis Practice Syllabus

Over this 3-day course, you will gain an understanding of the techniques, tools, and role of a Business Analyst. This training course will prepare you to sit and pass your exam, which will earn you the Practitioner Certificate in Business Analysis Practice.

There is a written examination for this course, which can be booked via Pearson VUE directly.

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 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.

Syllabus

  •    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%)

Practitioner Certificate in Business Analysis Practice Exam Details

Exam format – Multiple-choice.

Duration – 60 minutes.

Supervised – Yes.

Open book – No.

Pass mark – 26/40 (65%).

Practitioner Certificate in Modelling Business Processes Syllabus

Immerse yourself into the world of process modelling over two days, and learn how to investigate, model, analyse and create or improve business processes in an organisation.

You will also learn the context behind process modelling, giving you an understanding of how to use it and review the different levels of process modelling.

There is a written examination for this course, which can be booked via Pearson VUE directly. Fees are paid directly to Pearson VUE for the written exams and BCS directly. Please note the exams are not included with this training.

Learning Outcomes

  •    Understand the role of business process modelling in describing how an organisation carries out its internal processes; the hierarchy of process models and techniques to describe them; and why this is a key skill of the business analyst in supporting change
  •    Be able to model core business processes at an organisational level
  •    Understand how to model business processes at the process level, showing all the elements involved from triggering events to process endpoints
  •    Learn how to document and analyse tasks
  •    Use gap analysis to improve business processes

Syllabus  

  •    The Context for Business Processing Modelling (15%)
  •    The Organisational Context for Business Processes (20%)
  •    Modelling Business Processes (30%)
  •    Documenting Tasks (15%)
  •    Improving Business Processes (20%)

Practitioner Certificate in Modelling Business Processes Exam Details

Exam format – Multiple-choice.

Duration – 60-mins.

Supervised – Yes (via Proctor).

Open book – No.

Pass mark – 26/40 (65%).

All training and exams must be completed within six months. 

Our Recruitment Support

Once you have completed your training, practical labs, assessments, and exams, you will go through the recruitment process and work towards becoming job ready. 

Recruitment Process  

Our Recruitment Team will work with you to help you prepare for any upcoming job interviews, helping you feel more prepared and confident.   

The recruitment process includes:    

  •    Welcome email with the next steps explained in detail. 
  •    Invitation to CV workshops, which covers:  
    •    How to create multiple CVs tailored to your specific job descriptions.  
    •    Looking at candidates from an employer's perspective (Value, Behaviour, Skills). 
    •    Creating excellent LinkedIn Profiles & how to create Video CVs. 
    •    Introducing you to a range of Job Boards. 
    •    How to handle competency-based interview questions. 
    •    Preparing you for job interviews. 
  •    Coaching and assessments to create self-awareness. 
  •    1-2-1 competency-based interview question sessions tailored to your industry. 
  •    Sessions to help you improve your soft skills and confidence. 
  •    We will share with you live vacancies and networking contacts to help with your job search.  
  •    On-demand support through our career coaching (interview preparation, mock interview).

Our Recruitment Team will provide you with support for up to 6 months from the day you finish your training with us to help you with your career progression preparations. 

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