Role of business analyst in an agile world
APMG AgileBA® is a guidance, training and certification scheme designed for professionals who need to perform business analysis in an agile environment and for business analysts who need to work in an agile way.
This course includes the APMG AgileBA® Foundation and APMG AgileBA® Practitioner.
This course can be attended in a classroom or remotely. If you would like to attend in the classroom, these are held at our London training venue near Old Street station. You can also attend remotely from the comfort of your home while saving time and money on travelling. Once you have booked the course, you can choose how you would like to attend.
AgileBA® guidance, training and certification are designed to benefit a wide range of roles including:
Pick the date that works best for you, whether it's next week or in six months
Enrol and study in four days either virtually or in person
Take your exam as soon as the week after you study, and receive your certification in two weeks
Role of business analyst in an agile world
Agile fundamentals and the agile BA
The agile business case
Stakeholders in the agile project
Requirements and user stories
Timeboxing and Iterative Development
Requirements planning and estimating throughout the lifecycle
The requirements lifecycle in an agile project
Making the transaction to agile BA
Align your team members with a common process and upskill your staff with in house training.
Choose from an already existing public course or design your own bespoke course for your specific goals and needs and change the way that your staff work, not only increasing their theoretical knowledge but their practical skill set too.
Using examples from your recent projects, your team members can find out how to make potential improvements within business analysis and agile project management with our blend of training and consultancy from industry experts.
When you nurture your internal talent, you foster an environment of trust and a belief in your team’s abilities.
Nick de Voil is a Certified Management Consultant specialising in information systems and customer experience design. He has over 30 years experience including roles in business analysis, project management, consultancy, systems development and teaching at a Further Education college. Nick has served for several years on the board of IIBA UK, the UK Chapter of the international professional body for business analysts, and enjoys mentoring and coaching other business analysts.
Alun Davies-Baker is an Advanced Certified Scrum Master (A-CSM) and a certified Agile Business Consortium DSDM Trainer-Coach. He is an innovative professional, with 20 years of experience in senior leadership and consulting roles, across global and UK organisations and enterprise projects. Alun aligns creative thinking with extensive business process and application knowledge to facilitate collaboration and deliver successful outcomes. An enthusiastic advocate of Agile working with an ambition to further enable this approach via the training, facilitation and coaching of teams.
Yes, you can cancel a booking but in order to do so without penalty, we require 10 working days notice. For more information on our cancellation policy, see our terms and conditions.
Metadata is specialised in business analysis courses and aims to offer a more personalised and flexible training experience. We are committed to creating long-lasting relationships with the delegates and companies we work with, and with supporting their training every step of the way. As a direct seller, we have the flexibility to tailor our courses to suit the needs of our clients.
There are no prerequisites for the Agile Business Analysis Foundation Course. However, the Agile Business Analysis Practitioner course requires you to have passed the Agile Foundation Exam.
Yes, we are accredited by the APMG and Agile Business Consortium.
The Agile courses are 3 days on the weekend and 4 days during the week. The same material is covered in both courses but the weekend course is slightly more intense as it is 3 days instead of 4. The weekend course will begin at 9am and finish at 6.30pm and the midweek courses start at 9.30am and finish at 5pm.
Yes, both the Foundation and Practitioner exam is included in the course price. The Foundation Exam is a closed-book multiple choice exam with 50 questions per paper. The pass mark is 50% and the length of the exam is 40 minutes. The Practitioner Exam is an open-book, complex multiple choice exam. There are 4 questions per paper with a pass mark of 50%. The duration of the exam is 2 hours and 30 minutes.
The APMG will send out the results roughly 7-10 days after your exam date. You will then receive your certification two week after the results have been released.
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"Excellent courses. I have taken agile pm and ba. Well run, informative, no one failed. Excellent venues. You can also do courses over the weekend which meant I didn't have to use up work time. I've got a new job because of the courses. Thank you Ceri"