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CCBA Certification Training

CCBA® is a globally recognized credential offered by IIBA to professionals who pass the CCBA® exam. A certification in CCBA® will attest to your expertise and knowledge in the practices and principles of business analysis. Based on the BABOK® Guide Version 3, the certification is a formal recognition of a business analysis practitioner's expertise.

This online course is ideal for business analysts or professionals aspiring to be business analysts who are keen on taking their skills and expertise to a new level in order to be able to provide optimal solutions for business development.

The certification exam is not included in the cost of the course. For more information on the exam please click here.

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Details + Objectives

Course Code: GES381

What You Will Learn
  • Acquire the knowledge and skills required to pass the CCBA® certification exam
  • Understand Business Analysis Key Concept and Business Analysis Core Concept Model
  • Have advanced knowledge of identifying, defining, assessing, and completing various elements of business analysis tasks
  • Be able to perform 30 business analysis tasks in 6 knowledge areas
  • Understand 50 business analysis tools and techniques
How the course is taught
  • Self-paced, online course
  • 6 months to complete
  • Open enrollment, begin anytime
  • 35 course hours
How you will benefit
  • Learn the material needed to pass the Certification of Competency in Business Analysis exam
  • Develop your skills as a new or current business analyst
  • Provide business development techniques to grow a business of any size
  • Understand how to work more efficiently and develop strategies


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Receive an introductory lesson on what's needed to take and pas the CCBA certification exam. You'll also learn about BABOK V3 and what's required to correctly utilize the model.

Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring

Learn the business analysis approach including how to engage stakeholders, how to manage and govern information, how to identify performance improvement points, and tools and techniques used in business analysis planning.

Elicitation and Collaboration

Prepare and conduct an elicitation, confirm the results of an elicitation, communicate business analysis information, and manage stakeholder collaboration.

Requirements of Life Cycle Management

Explore trace requirements. Maintain, prioritize, and assess changes to the requirements.

Strategy and Requirements Analyses

Learn about best analyses techniques as it pertains to strategy and requirements analyses. Assess risks and design strategies needed for strategy and requirements analyses.

Solution Evaluation

Measure solution performance, analyze performance measures, assess limitations of your solution and enterprise, and learn to recommend actions to increase solution value.

  1. Introduction to CCBA certification
    1. What IIBA is
    2. Benefits of IIBA Professional Certification
    3. Eligibility for CCBA certification
    4. The exam application Process
    5. The exam outline
    6. CCBA exam blueprint
    7. Recertification
  2. Introduction to BABOK V3
    1. What is business analysis?
    2. What does a business analyst do?
    3. Business Analysis Core Concept Model the Knowledge Areas defined in BABOK Version 3
    4. What are the underlying competencies of a business analyst?
    5. The techniques and perspectives in business analysis
  3. Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
    1. How to plan Business Analysis Approach
    2. How to plan Stakeholder Engagement
    3. How to plan Business Analysis Information Management and Governance
    4. How to identify Business Analysis Performance Improvements
    5. Understand tools and techniques used in Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
  4. Elicitation and Collaboration
    1. Prepare and conduct an elicitation
    2. Confirm the results of elicitation
    3. Communicate the business analysis information
    4. Manage stakeholder collaboration
  5. Requirements Life Cycle Management
    1. Trace requirements
    2. Maintain requirements
    3. Prioritize requirements
    4. Assess changes to the requirements
    5. Approve the requirements
  6. Strategy Analysis
    1. Analyze the Current State
    2. Define the Future State
    3. Assess Risks
    4. Define the Change Strategy
  7. Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
    1. Specify and Model Requirements
    2. Verify Requirements
    3. Validate Requirements
    4. Define Requirements Architecture
    5. Define Design Options
    6. Analyze Potential Value and Recommend Solution
  8. Solution Evaluation
    1. Measure Solution Performance
    2. Analyze Performance Measures
    3. Assess the limitations of the solution
    4. Assess the limitations of an enterprise
    5. Recommend Actions to Increase Solution Value
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Instructors & Support

Tim Jerome

Tim Jerome is a project management expert with over 15 years of experience at companies like Intel and Digital Network Services. A former president of the PMI Rio Grande Chapter, Tim is also a PMP instructor and project management consultant.

Jeff Allen

Jeff Allen is a highly regarded project management and agile expert. He has over 15 years of leadership experience in project management and agile at companies like Compaq and HP. As an Agile Coach, he has mentored over 5,000 professionals globally.




For this course, you must be able to read and understand business English. Familiarity with business terms and concepts would be helpful but not necessary. If formal certification with IIBA is a goal, then the following requirements will need to be met in advance of sitting for the exam. This course satisfies the Professional Development requirement.

  • CCBA Certification: A minimum of 3,750 hours of business analysis work experience aligned with the BABOK Guide in the last seven years of which a minimum of 900 hours in two of the six knowledge areas or 500 hours in four of the six knowledge areas
  • A minimum of 21 hours of Professional Development in the past four years (This course satisfies that requirement.)
  • Two references from a career manager, client, or CBAP recipient


Hardware Requirements:

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows XP or later.
  • Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Flash Player. Click here to download the Flash Player.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.


  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.
Instructional Materials

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.


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Can I register for a course if I am an international student?

Yes, ed2go courses are completely online. However, keep in mind that not all certifying bodies or industry-specific certifications are recognized internationally. Please review your country's regulations prior to enrolling in courses that prepare for certification.

Does this course prepare for a certification?

Yes, the course will prepare you for the Certification of Competency in Business Analysis (CCBA®). CCBA® is a globally recognized credential offered by IIBA to professionals who pass the CCBA® exam. The exam fee is not included in the cost of this course.

When can I start the course?

This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.

How long does it take to complete this course?

This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive six (6) months to complete the course.

What if I don't have enough time to complete my course within the time frame provided?

The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.

What kind of support will I receive?

You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.

What happens when I complete the course?

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

Am I guaranteed a job?

This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.

Can I get financial assistance?

This course is non-credit, so it does not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements. Financing is available from select schools. Learn more:

How can I get more information about this course?

If you have questions that are not answered on our website, representatives are available via LIVE chat. You can also call us at 1-877-221-5151 during regular business hours to have your questions promptly answered. If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please send us a question using the "Contact Us" form.

What is the CCBA certification?

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®) provides Certified Business Analysis Professional (CCBA®) to the candidates who have successfully completed the examination based on the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK® Guide Version 3).

It's a two-step process.

  1. You need to submit your application with the application fee (non-refundable). You need to pass the initial screening process for the CCBA® exams.
  2. Once the IIBA® assesses your qualifications for the exam, you should schedule a date for the exam with the official testing agency. You will receive an email with the instructions once your reservation is approved. Please click here for the complete process.

Exam fee structure:

  1. The application fee is $125 USD and is not refundable (i.e. regardless of whether your application is approved or declined).
  2. The exam fee is $325 USD for IIBA members and $450 USD for non-members.
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About Certification

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)

The International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) is the premier organization for business analysts worldwide. IIBA supports the development and continuing education of business analysis professionals, and its certification helps those professionals get recognized in an industry that’s often crowded with prospects. If you’re interested in a career in project management, consulting, process improvement, business and systems analysis, and more, a course that’s certified by IIBA can provide you with an advantage in these competitive fields.