CPI’s business analysis training courses will help give you a thorough understanding of requirements management and development, which are crucial elements of successful project execution. To be effective, you will need to elicit justifiable, verifiable and traceable requirements, and manage them through the entire requirements process.
Note: All publically available courses are also available at client locations. Courses that are designated as On Site available at Tech Field locations or via online Training focused one on one.
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** CPI courses support the knowledge areas as defined by IIBA’s Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK®).
Business Data Modeling
Business Data Modeling explores business rules, policies and procedures and how they can be modeled effectively. Participants will learn entity relationship diagramming, super and sub-types, attributive and associative entities, and documenting data constraints.
Business Process Modeling
This highly interactive course provides participants the opportunity to perform the four phases of a process improvement project-define, analyze, implement and control-which have been derived from the leading process improvement models in the industry.
Developing a Business Case
Developing a Business Case provides the program manager, project manager and/or business analyst with hands-on practice developing and documenting a project business case. As part of the course, participants receive detailed templates for developing a business case document and the associated economic spreadsheets.
Developing Use Cases
This course provides business analysts with the required competencies for creating use case diagrams and use case scenarios, which serve as a vehicle for eliciting, analyzing, documenting and communicating functional requirements.
Facilitation Techniques for Requirements Development
Facilitation Techniques for Requirements Development focuses on teaching the facilitation skills necessary to elicit and analyze requirements on a project. In this highly interactive course, you will learn how to effectively help stakeholders define their needs and form these into quantifiable requirements through facilitation.
Foundations of Business Analysis
This course provides a special focus on the business analysis function as it relates to developing IT solutions, given that such an understanding is essential for project success. You’ll learn the business analysis process as it is applied throughout a project, including the pre-project activities that comprise enterprise analysis.
How to Gather and Document User Requirements
This “how-to” course introduces the roles of the business analyst as they relate to the elicitation, analysis and documentation of requirements. It familiarizes participants with the core knowledge and skills required to identify and document user requirements. It also addresses how these requirements are managed throughout the life cycle.
Object Oriented Modeling
This course provides an overview of object-oriented modeling and the relationship with use case modeling, illustrates and defines relationships in OO modeling, and allows participants to practice OO modeling.
Strategic Enterprise Analysis
Strategic Enterprise Analysis is an advanced course designed to provide you with the knowledge you need to begin working as part of a strategic enterprise analysis team. In particular, the course covers the major activities of strategic enterprise analysis that must be conducted to study the enterprise architecture.
Testing Techniques for Tracing and Validating Requirements
By attending this course, you’ll develop the competencies required to create test cases and scenarios and to ensure proper test coverage according to the risk level. You will also learn about the different levels and types of testing commonly used in solution development today.