Agile Business Analysis (IIBA®-AAC endorsed)
What you'll learn
- Principles of agile analysis
- Foundations of agile delivery
- Application of agile analysis to different agile horizons: strategy, initiative, delivery
- Prepare for IIBA(r) Agile Analysis Certification exam
- Some knowledge of business analysis or agile delivery methods may help but is not mandatory.
We live in a time when being adaptive is no longer a matter of choice - it is a matter of survival for business.
This affects how the businesses operate and changes the expectations of different roles in organisations - business analysis included. A modern business analyst needs not only to know their craft, but also to understand how to apply it in a situation of uncertainty and constant change.
In this course, you will learn how to apply business analysis on three agile horizons:
Strategic: help businesses make strategic decisions in agile context and decide on which initiatives to deliver
Initiative: help the teams understand real needs of their customers and scope projects accordingly
Delivery: help the teams deliver projects in agile setting
And more importantly, you will be ready to apply your knowledge as an agile analyst at work.
This course is officially endorsed by the International Institute of Business Analysis™ (IIBA®) and qualifies for 11 professional development units for the purposes of certification.
This course will offer:
Overview of business agility and application of business analysis to an agile organisation
Examples and practical explanations of agile analysis techniques
Explanation of the Agile Manifesto and the principles of agile analysis
A way to systematize your experience and bring it into a common BA method through the Agile extension to the BABOK® Guide
Bite-sized videos to keep learning on the go or when you have time
Quizzes with detailed explanations of the answers to check your knowledge
Download of slides deck used in the course for your note-taking and reference
A sample set of IIBA®-AAC exam questions with detailed explanations of answers to prepare for the exam
A way to earn a few extra PDUs/CDUs online: this course has been reviewed by IIBA experts and qualifies for 11 development units.
An official IIBA Endorsed Education Provider certificate of completion in addition to the standard Udemy certificate.
The course is 100% aligned with the Agile extension to the Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® Guide) - the key standard explaining the business analysis profession with relation to Agile environments. Created jointly by the IIBA and the Agile Alliance, it is probably the best and most comprehensive guide into how to perform agile analysis.
In addition to the Guide, IIBA offers a set of professional certifications for business analysis professionals including
Agile Analysis Certification (IIBA®-AAC) - one of the best regarded Agile certifications for business analysts.
This course helps prepare for the certification and has a set of sample exam questions to test your readiness.
But more importantly, it will help you become a better business analyst!
Note: I am an Endorsed Education Provider™ by IIBA®, which means the materials and references to IIBA® and its publications used in this course are licensed for me to do so. By enrolling in this course you support legal use of intellectual property and contribute to the development of business analysis profession.
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Who this course is for:
- Aspiring business analysts
- Business analysts with experience in "traditional" heavy weight SDLC methodologies who want to learn agile
- Product owners and managers who need to perform business analysis in agile context
- Scrum masters and other agile practitioners who want to understand how business analysis works in agile
- Business analysts aiming at Agile Analysis Certification by IIBA (IIBA(r)-AAC)
Analyst's corner is an Endorsed Education Provider™ by IIBA® - International Institute of Business Analysis.
Igor, the founder and instructor, is a seasoned business analyst and a BA team manager with experience in the fields of e-commerce, content management, customer service, and software development.
His areas of expertise include Business Analysis, Project Management, Business process management, Enterprise Architecture, Quality Management, and Agile.
In addition to being an active practitioner, Igor has been teaching and mentoring business analysts and helped dozens of people get certified or achieve their career goals.
Igor is a frequent speaker at business analysis conferences (such as IIBA Australia Chapter's BA professional day), meetups and other events and is a volunteer facilitator for IIBA study groups.
Igor is an owner and editor-in-chief of Analyst's corner, a medium publication about business analysis and enterprise architecture.
In his professional career, Igor has been leading business analysis and process management teams at cybersecurity, consulting and retail organizations.
- Master's degree in Business process modelling and optimization
- Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) by IIBA®
- Certification in Business Data Analytics (IIBA®- CBDA) by IIBA®
Igor also has a list of qualifications in ISO 9000, ISO 31000, ITIL, Agile and industry specific certificates.