Course Category: Business Analysis
Course Duration: 3 Days
Hours: 21 PMI PDUs & 21 IIBA PD (Professional Development Hours)

Understanding Business Data Analytics

In the data-driven economy, providing value means being able to translate data rapidly into value-add information.

Business data analytics is a practice by which a specific set of techniques, competencies and procedures are applied to perform the continuous exploration, iteration, and investigation of past and current business data, for the purposes of obtaining insights about a business that can lead to improved decision-making.

What is the CBDA Certification?

Earning this certification informs employers of your passion for and competencies performing business analysis on analytics initiatives. The certification helps identify skilled business data analytics professionals to organizations seeking these in-demand skills.

Why Should You Become CBDA Certified?

Data-focused organizations perform better and making the most of the data is key in making sound business decisions. Your strong business analysis skills coupled with the knowledge, competencies and experience performing business analytics activities are in high demand.

What is International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)?

IIBA is the independent non-profit professional association for the growing field of business analysis. IIBAs goal is to create greater awareness of the BA profession and recognition of the value of the business analyst role.

Pre-Requisites

There are no prerequisites to attend the training and take the exam.

Benefits to the Employer

Business analysis professionals who have the skills to effectively perform on business data analytics initiatives contribute to their teams in various ways, including providing the ability to:

  • Translate business problems into questions that analytics can answer
  • Use analytics results to identify viable options
  • Explain technical results to non-technical stakeholders
  • Visualize data and translate results via data storytelling
  • Build and demonstrate empathy for the customer

Who should attend?

  • Business and Systems Analysts
  • Developers who need to specify requirements
  • Team Leaders
  • Project Managers
  • Software Engineers &
  • Software Managers
  • Anyone interested in the area of Business Analysis

Course Content

Organizational View

  • Introduction to Business Data Analytics: An Organizational View
    • What is Business Data Analytics?
    • Business Data Analytics Objectives
    • Business Analysis and Business Data Analytics
  • The Business Data Analytics Cycle
  • Team Structure and Required Skills
  • Strategy for Business Data Analytics
    • Building a Business Data Analytics Team
    • Establishing Best Practices
    • Curating Data
    • Performing Data Management Functions
    • Developing a Data Strategy
    • Techniques

Practitioner View

  • What is Business Data Analytics?
    • Business Data Analytics Objectives
    • Business Analysis and Business Data Analytics
  • Business Data Analytics Domains and Tasks
    • Identify the Research Questions
    • Source Data
    • Analyze Data
    • Interpret and Report Results
    • Use Results to Influence Business Decision-Making

Training and Exam Duration

Training: 2 Days

The course format is a combination of theory, case studies, test practice and situational analysis. The participants would practice sample questions and mock exams extensively during the training.

The course material shall be issued on the first day of the course during registration.

Exam: The CBDA Certification exam is for 2 hour duration

The CBDA exam is a live web delivered exam that requires a desktop or laptop, a working webcam, and microphone.

Exam Pattern

The exam is based on multiple choice scenario-based questions. There are 75 multiple choice questions. Passing marks is based on the cut score using a psychometric procedure.

Upcoming Course

July 27th to 29th, 2020 at Manila

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Duration: 3 Day
Timing: 9am to 5pm
Location: Manila, Philippines

August 17th to 19th, 2020 at Kuala Lumpur

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Duration: 3 Day
Timing: 9am to 5pm
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Course Category: Business Analysis
Course Duration: 3 Days
Hours: 21 PMI PDUs & 21 IIBA PD (Professional Development Hours)