BCS Certificate in Business Analysis Practice

Growing with Business Analysis

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

It was in the year 2004 (barely 13 years ago) that the International Institute of Business Analysis was founded. It is a concept much older than that. The BCS or the British Computer Society which is now responsible for awarding Business Analysis certification to the delegates was established around 60 years ago in 1957 AD. It was only in the last 10 years or so that developments took place in the field of Business Analysis at a very rapid pace. Business Analysis lays emphasis on refining the present business situations and recognizing business solutions for the problems faced by the businesses.

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WHAT'S INCLUDED ?

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Courseware

Courseware will also be provided to the delegates so that they can revise the course after the training.

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Tutor Support

A dedicated tutor will be at your disposal throughout the training to guide you through any issues.

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Key Learning Points

Clear and concise objectives to guide delegates through the course.

PREREQUISITES

The course by BCS carries mandatory perquisites. However the delegates must always be in possession of an identification proof which has to be produced whenever demanded by the BCS invigilator. In case the delegates fail to do so may they may be automatically disqualified from the exam.

Those delegates who have a different language other than English or are differently abled must inform this to BCS at least two weeks in advance. The delegates might not get this special oppurtunity if they are unable to do so.

TARGET AUDIENCE

This course is a part of the Core Module and every candidate who wishes to obtain the Business Analysis skills needs to go through this exam. Besides, all those professionals who are involved in decision making in an organisation can also opt for the course.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

  • Developing a Business Approach
  • Uses of Strategic Analysis Techniques
  • Requirement of Project Discipline
  • Use various methods to recognize and progress upon an Organization’s Business System
  • Importance of Stakeholder Management
  • Learning to use a Stakeholder Analysis Technique
  • Techniques to Analyse and Model Business Systems
  • How to identify recommendations for business improvement?
  • Describeathe contents of a thorough business case for the upgrading and execution of business changes
  • Using a business case determine costs, benefits, impacts and risks for an option

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The course lays the fundamentals of Business Analysis for the delegates which they require to possess while at their organisation. Besides, the delegates get to work on real-life situations using which they are able to familiarize themselves with the following concepts:

  • GAP Analysis
  • SWOT analysis
  • Identification and evaluation of possible solutions
  • Managing Stakeholder
  • Modeling of Business Activities
  • Business Situation Investigation
  • Analysing Key Issues and their Root Causes

 

The delegates go through this course learning from real-life examples and demos the skills they need to use while at their organisation.

The course provides both theories as well as practical sessions for the delegates using case studies and other resources.

Exam :

The exam is having a 60-minute duration and is Open Book type exam. BCS requires the delegate to score a minimum of 50% marks to be certified.


PROGRAM CONTENT

  • Business analysis rationale
    • The scope of business analysis
    • Definition of business analysis
    • The development of business analysis
    • The business change life-cycle
    • Roles in business analysis
  • Strategic Analysis In Context
    • External review –PESTLE, Five Forces Analysis
    • Internal analysis –Resource Audit, MOST
    • Building a SWOT analysis
    • Critical success factors and key performance indicators
    • Measuring performance –the Balanced Business Scorecard
  • Business Analysis – A Project Approach
    • Starting Up A business analysis study
    • Defining terms of reference
  • Understanding business situations
    • Review of investigation techniques
    • Detailing the market situation using:
      • Prolific pictures
      • Mind maps
      • Fish-bone diagrams
  • Business perspectives
    • Identifying stakeholders
    • Analysing stakeholders– Power/Interest Grid, RACI
    • Stakeholder management strategies
    • Defining business aspects – CATWOE
  • Analysing and modeling the business actions
    • Process of joining building harmony and viewpoints
    • Business Action Types
    • Building a conceptual business action model
  • Classifying potential solutions
    • Define Business events and Business rules
    • Describe Business process models
    • What is the gap between the desired and present state?
    • Identifying areas for business improvement – POP-IT
    • Taking a holistic approach to business improvement
  •  Making the business case
    • Analysing feasibility
    • Contents of a business case
    • Options
    • Costs and benefits
    • Impacts and risks
    • Life-cycle for the business case

DATES, PRICES AND EVENTS

Course Name Dates Duration Price
BCS Certificate in Business Analysis Practice 22/06/2020 Birmingham
3 Days
£1094
BCS Certificate in Business Analysis Practice 10/08/2020 Birmingham
3 Days
£1094
BCS Certificate in Business Analysis Practice 21/09/2020 Birmingham
3 Days
£1094
BCS Certificate in Business Analysis Practice 16/11/2020 Birmingham
3 Days
£1094

ABOUT Birmingham

Birmingham city is located near the small river Rea. Being situated at West Midlands of UK, it is also recognised as the metropolitan borough. It is the very famous and largest city outside the London. The population of the city is 1 lakh 10 thousand approximately as per last recorded population census of mid-2016.

During the medieval period, a medium sized market grew and got the international status in the 18th century. Within this period, many innovations took place that results in the foundation of modern industrial society. It was announced as the leading manufacturing town in the world in 1791. The unique economic profile of Birmingham motivates the excellent levels of creativity and innovation to provide an economic base for industrial welfare. It includes many small workshops which practice a wide variety of skilled and experienced trades. Birmingham city is the most followed football club of the region. Government is also backing the bid of the town for hosting 2022 commonwealth games.

Government

The largest local authority in Europe is Birmingham City Council. There are 3 councillors in each ward and making the strength of total 120 in 40 wards. The city headquarters is in the Victorian square. John Clancy led the Labour Party which has a majority as of 2017. It comes to the majority by defeating the Conservative/Liberal Democrat in the elections of May 2012. In June 1896, Lord Mayoralty’s honour and pride were conferred by Letters Patent.

Geography

Being at the centre of the West Midlands region of Birmingham Plateau. The height of the town from the sea level is between 500 and 1,000 feet above. It is crossed by the main watershed of the UK in-between the sinks of rivers Trent and Severn. The city most of the area was a developed and transformed part of the Arden forest. Its presence can be felt in cities like Saltley, Hockley, Moseley and much more. These areas still have dense oak trees.

Climate

Being close to the ocean, Birmingham has a maritime climatic condition. In summer, the temperature is average to the maximum that us 21.3 °C and in winters the temperature is around 6.7 °C. On average, the hottest day of the year was 28.8 °C and the coldest day was –9.0 °C between 1971 and 2000. The highest temperature was recorded nearly 34.9 °C during late 19th century. 

Environment

Birmingham as largest number of parks than any other European city. It has total 571 parks that are spread over 3,500 hectares of public open space. The city is full of trees. It has approximately 6 million tresses. Also, it has 250 miles of urban streams and brooks. Sutton Park is the main Park of the town that gets most of the visitors of the world. It covers 2,400 acres in the north of the city.    

Not an only park, but Birmingham also has many areas of wildlife which lies in both informal settings like Project Kingfisher and Woodgate Valley and in the selection of parks like Handsworth Park, Lickey Hills, Cannon Hill and more.

Demography

According to the mid-year estimate in 2012, the population of Birmingham was 1,085,400. It is 1% increase from the estimate held in 2011. There has been a drastic increase in the population of the city since early 20th century. It is the major local authority outside the London.

It has a population density of 10,391 occupants per square mile when compared to the 976.9 occupants per square mile. Birmingham can face an increase of 8.0% in a population that is 1,160,100 by 2021.

Religion

The majority of the population follow Christianity within the city. In 2011, it was found that 46.1% of the population is Christian. This city has a diverse profile of religions. Birmingham outside the London has the largest number of other communities like Muslim, Sikh and Buddhist. The second largest community is Hinduism.   

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