(B) Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis

Access Duration - 365 Days
Guided Learning Hour 30 Guided Learning Hours (30)
Course Material Course Materialr Course Material
Number of Modules 14 Number of Modules 14
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What Will I Learn?

Understand the role and responsibilities of a Business Analyst
Gain an overall understanding of strategy analysis
Understand business systems and business process modelling
Gain a thorough understanding of stakeholder analysis
Learn to employ investigation and modelling techniques
Understand requirements engineering
Understand business case development


Gain a clear understanding of the essentials of business analysis and gain practical experience on how to apply core analysis techniques within a working environment. This is a comprehensive course that offers new and experienced business analysts with the right tools and techniques to perform business analysis roles. The course is perfect for individuals working as Business Analysts, Project Managers and Business Managers who want to get certified.

You will become competent at the end of the Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis and gain in-depth skills of understanding how to perform the role of a business analyst. Some of the key topics the course will cover include analyse and manage stakeholders, how to model business process, learn investigation techniques which includes interviews, observations and prototyping.

The course will equip learners with in-depth knowledge that will enable them to become successful Business Analysts. You will learn the fundamentals and how to apply them in any industry. The course will help learners maximise their chance of gaining employment in their desired job role.

This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules and Mock exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to secure your qualification.

If you want one-on-one sessions in a real classroom, visit our Business Analysis Foundation Classroom Course page.


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Choose the payment method that best suits you!
  • Full package: A onetime fee of £469.00 can be paid to access this course, which includes the awarding body registration fee and assessments fee.
  • Installment basis: The total price is £469.00, from which an initial fee of £200.00 can be paid to buy the course. The remaining amount can be paid as £134.50 and £134.50 for awarding body registration and assessment respectively.
Certification is achieved by the successful completion of a computer based examination.
  • Duration: 1 hour 
  • Computer based exam
  • Multiple choice
  • Closed book
  • Pass mark: 65%
Successful learners will be awarded a Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis.

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Whether it's using a computer for the first time or taking the lead in an organisation's agile transformation. With flexible learning and rigorous assessment, our qualifications show employers and customers that you’ve achieved the globally-recognised benchmark in relevant skills and competence.

Learners should be age 16 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.

This certificate will improve your candidature for a number of job roles in the corporate world. You can also take this certificate as a foundation to study further in the subject or to demand for a salary increment or job promotion from your employer. Below mentioned are some of the job roles this certificate will help you in, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner,

  • Business Analyst – €30,461 per annum
  • Business Insight and Analytics Manager – €43,335 per annum
  • Change Analyst – €27,768 per annum
  • Business Consultant – €38,159 per annum
  • Financial Consultant – €36,313 per annum

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

Introduction FREE 00:07:00
01. What Is Business Analysis?
What is Business Analysis FREE 00:14:00
02. The Competencies of a Business Analyst
The Competencies of a Business Analyst FREE 00:07:00
03. Strategy Analysis
Strategy Analysis 00:51:00
04. The Business Analysis Process Model
The Business Analysis Process Model 00:23:00
05. Investigation Techniques
Investigation Techniques 00:52:00
06. Stakeholder Analysis and Management
Stakeholder Analysis and Management 00:48:00
07. Modelling Business Processes
Modelling Business Processes 00:42:00
08. Defining the Solution
Defining the Solution 00:20:00
09. Making a Business and Financial Case
Making a Business and Financial Case 00:38:00
10. Establishing the Requirements
Establishing the Requirements 00:28:00
11. Documenting and Managing Requirements
Documenting and Managing Requirements 00:26:00
12. Modeling Requirements
Modeling Requirements 00:27:00
13. Delivering the Requirements
Delivering the Requirements 00:00:00
14. Delivering the Business Solution
Delivering the Business Solution 00:14:00
Case Study
Case Study – Green Dart
Additional Materials
Additional Materials
Harvard Referencing Guide
Mock Exam
Exam: Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis 00:40:00
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    Good prep for the exam

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