CBAP/CCBA Certification Prep Boot Camp

CBAP/CCBA Certification Prep Boot Camp Course Description

Duration: 3.00 days (24 hours)

Business analysis is achieving worldwide recognition as a profession in its own right. The Certification of Competency in Business Analysis (CCBA) and Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) designations are marks of distinction for intermediate- and advanced-level practitioners, recognizing that you have the knowledge and skills necessary for effectiveness and a professional level of competence in business analysis principles and practices.

In this fun, challenging, and ultimately productive learning environment, our experts will share their knowledge and secrets for CBAP and CCBA certification success and help you upgrade yours. You will learn how to analyze and document your business analysis credentials and experience, submit a successful application for CBAP and CCBA certifications, and sanely and efficiently prepare for the exam. At the end of class, you'll be ready to pass either exam on your first try.

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Intended Audience for this CBAP/CCBA Certification Prep Boot Camp Course

  • » Those with business analysis experience who wish to become CBAP or CCBA certified
  • » Intermediate- to advanced-level business analysts
  • » Business systems analysts
  • » Systems analysts
  • » Project managers or team leaders
  • » Systems architects or designers
  • » IT managers/directors

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Course Prerequisites for CBAP/CCBA Certification Prep Boot Camp

  • » Business Analysis Essentials

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CBAP/CCBA Certification Prep Boot Camp Course Objectives

  • » Benefits of the CBAP and CCBA designations, what they can do for your organization, and how to demonstrate their value to current and future employers
  • » Career impact and short- and long-term benefits of attaining CBAP and CCBA certification
  • » Requirements for both certifications and how to make progress toward completing them, regardless of your current
  • » status
  • » Useful tools for documenting applicable experience and education
  • » Numerous insider tips for succeeding in the application process
  • » How the exams are constructed, what they cover, and important exam practices to keep in mind
  • » Increase your comfort in the exam environment through drills and practice exams
  • » Underlying structure of the BABOKĀ® Guide and tips for remembering it
  • » Develop a practical plan for exam preparation that is customized to your needs

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CBAP/CCBA Certification Prep Boot Camp Course Outline

      1. CBAP and CCBA
        1. Components of the CBAP Certification
        2. Components of the CCBA Certification
        3. CBAP and CCBA Exam
        4. Philosophy of the Exams
        5. CBAP and CCBA Exam Content
      2. CBAP/CCBA Certification: The Credentials
        1. International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
        2. CBAP Certification
        3. CCBA Certification
        4. Certification Application Processes
        5. Exam Processes
        6. Professional Code of Conduct
        7. Exam Structures
      3. Business Analysis
        1. What is Business Analysis?
        2. Role and Competencies of the Business Analyst
        3. Systems/Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
        4. Project Management Life Cycle and the Process Groups
        5. Project Roles and Competencies
        6. Requirements Engineering Basics
        7. Levels of Requirements
        8. Systems, Processes, and Actors
      4. Business Analysis Knowledge Areas
        1. Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
        2. Elicitation
        3. Requirements Management and Communication
        4. Enterprise Analysis
        5. Requirements Analysis
        6. Solution Assessment and Validation
      5. Underlying Competencies
        1. Analytical Thinking and Problem Solving
        2. Behavioral Characteristics
        3. Business Knowledge
        4. Communication Skills
        5. Interaction Skills
        6. Software Applications
      6. Techniques
        1. Elicitation Techniques
        2. Diagramming and Modeling Techniques
        3. Root Cause Analysis Techniques
        4. Acceptance and Evaluation Definition Techniques
        5. Post-Project Assessment Techniques
      7. A Guide to Success on the Exams
        1. Review of Key Topics
        2. Key Tips to Remember for the Exam
        3. Final Test Hints and Tricks
        4. Practice Exam
        5. Your Personal Preparation Plan

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Do you have the right background for CBAP/CCBA Certification Prep Boot Camp?

Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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Award winning, world-class Instructors

Hisham S.
- Masters Degree in Computer Science and several academic projects published over the years.
- Over 20 years of experience as a professor in local and foreign universities, and as a trainer focusing on Web Development.
- In-depth knowledge of programming, including MySQL, PHP, and AJAX.


Hisham holds a Masters Degree in Computer Science, in addition to having more than 20 years of experience as a professor and a trainer. His proven expertise, including a position as a Professor of the Department of Computer Science at Minia University Egypt, and a Professor of the Department of Computer Science at City University of New York, in MySQL, PHP, and AJAX is beyond comparison.

As a NetCom Learning instructor, Hisham stays up to date with the latest news in Advanced Website Development. He shares his knowledge and experience in a very focused and clear way, which students find very enticing.
Paul B.
- Microsoft Office Specialist with over 14 years of training experience.
- Expert in the IT industry, working in the IT field since 1986.
- Highly rated instructor with an all-time average evaluation score of 8.7 out of 9.


Paul is Subject Matter Expert specializing in the Microsoft Office Suite and SharePoint end-user technologies with more than 25 years of practical experience in the IT industry. He is also a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) with over 14 years of training experience.

A sought-after instructor and eternal favorite among students, his instructor feedback scores are among the industry's highest at 8.7 out of 9.0. As a trainer, his knowledge and passion for the subject matter as well as his personable nature, excellent communications skills and sense of humor are implicit in every class. NetCom Learning is proud to have Paul on our roster of IT geniuses.
Sam P.
- Team leader for the first undergraduate team to win the Duke Startup Challenge.
- Over 15 years of experience in the IT industry.
- NetCom Learning Instructor of the Year 2011.


Sam Polsky has spent his entire career in entrepreneurial pursuits, including such fields as biotechnology, software development, data management, and business process management. He began in entrepreneurship as team leader for the first undergraduate team to win the Duke Startup Challenge, a business development competition geared towards Duke Universitys various graduate schools.

Sam Polsky has since co-founded a consulting firm where he has been involved in software architecture, development and implementation. On top of that, Sam has been delivering acclaimed solutions in software architecture, development and implementation for over 15 years. He is a much-admired Subject Matter Expert and Trainer at NetCom Learning and was voted NetCom Learning Instructor of the Year 2011
Jose P.
Jose Marcial Portilla has a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Santa Clara University. He has a great skill set in analyzing data, specifically using Python and a variety of modules and libraries. He hopes to use his experience in teaching and data science to help other people learn the power of the Python programming language and its ability to analyze data, as well as present the data in clear and beautiful visualizations. He is the creator of some of most popular Python Udemy courses including "Learning Python for Data Analysis and Visualization" and "The Complete Python Bootcamp". With almost 30,000 enrollments Jose has been able to teach Python and its Data Science libraries to thousands of students. Jose is also a published author, having recently written "NumPy Succintly" for Syncfusion's series of e-books.

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