Want to raise your business analyst savvy?
Gear up on essential skills to analyse and improve business situations with our strategic business analysis course.
Strategic Business Analysis introduces attendees to essential business analyst skills. Its focus is on using a holistic approach to the investigation and improvement of business situations with a view to developing effective, feasible business solutions. Practical sessions use real-life case studies to practise learnings.
What will I learn?
Key areas covered include:
- Business strategy development and strategic analysis techniques
- Techniques to investigate an organisation’s business situation
- Approach to improving business systems
- Stakeholder management and stakeholder analysis
- Analysis and conceptual modelling of business systems
- Identifying recommendations for business improvements
- Making a rigorous business case for the implementation of business changes
- Identifying costs, benefits, impacts and risks for an option in a business case
Is this course for me?
This course is aimed at anyone requiring an understanding of strategic business analysis, including business analysts, business managers and their staff, business change managers and project managers
What is the course structure?
The Strategic Business Analysis course takes place over three days, and runs from 9.00 am until 5.00 pm each day. Refreshments and lunch are provided throughout the course.
How is the course delivered?
BCMG business analysis training courses are delivered by practicing industry experts who bring their substantial experience of business change projects and application of business analysis techniques to the programme, to ensure work-place relevant skills.
What course materials are provided?
A comprehensive course manual, containing detailed information about business analysis techniques, and providing references for further reading, is provided to each delegate who attends this course.
How is my learning assessed?
This course thoroughly prepares participants for the BCMG Strategic Business Analysis examination, which is held on the morning following the course duration. The examination is open-book and tests the delegate’s application of Strategic Business Analysis techniques to a given business scenario.
Is this course accredited?
The strategic business analysis course is a core module in the BCMG Certificate Programme in Business Analysis and endorsed by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®).
This course earns 21 professional development hours (PD hours) / continuing development units (CDUs) and is aligned with version 3.0 of A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® Guide™).
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