Role of business analyst in an agile world
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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.
AgileBA® guidance, training and certification are designed to benefit a wide range of roles including:
Professionals seeking to improve their business analysis skills and knowledge:
This is a virtual, interactive course with a live instructor and will run using Zoom technology.
Zoom allows us to make the virtual classrooms interactive by:
There will be 2 virtual sessions each day of the course:
You will need a computer, a microphone, and a camera, so everyone can see you.
We are running taster sessions. so you can become familiar with the environment and decide if a virtual course is for you. (link to the session here).
You can take the exam remotely from your home using an online proctor (invigilator) – we book a day with the exam provider and then you finalise the specific date and time with the remote proctor.
Foundation – 40-minute multiple-choice closed exam.
Practitioner – 2.5-hour multiple choice open book exam.
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
There are no formal requirements to attend this course.Download brochure
With Metadata Training you get more than just a certificate
Learn to put the theory into practice from our expert lecturers. They bring theory to life by drawing on their vast experience.
An engaging and interactive experience
We keep our virtual classes small to allow time for discussion and Q&A, giving you the specific support you need.
During our virtual courses, we do more than just show you information. You will participate in small group case study exercises with worked solutions.
We supply everything
You will get the digital BCS BA book, our online exam simulations, all digital materials including case studies. Our pre-reading will prepare you to get the most out of the course.
You get recorded sessions so you can continue your learning for 3 weeks after the course.
Dawn has 20 years of experience within the IT industry always gravitating towards the BA role regardless of job title, initially for a software development company delivering bespoke software solutions for a variety of large public and private companies across a broad range of industries. Moving onto a consultancy firm delivering e-commerce solutions to a wide range of companies from manufacturers to financial industries. Finally spending 12 years working as a BA within a financial services company delivering solutions for foreign exchange, treasury, and regulatory compliance projects.
Claudia is an accredited Prince2™ Practitioner, BCS Business Analyst, Lean Six Sigma Belt and qualified accountant with a track record of delivering major financial transformation projects. She has extensive experience in managing complex programs and full lifecycle projects across a variety of large and medium-sized organizations worldwide.
Claudia has successfully founded and grown a management consultancy specializing in business process re-engineering and total quality management for manufacturing, chemical and pharmaceutical industries. Being German, her project delivery focuses on efficiency within tight time and budget scales. Claudia is currently working as an independent Interim Manager for leading financial services organizations in the UK.
Rod has been working within the IT field for over 30 years. In this time he has had roles from operator to Head of IT for an overseas bank. Since 2001 he has been working as a business analyst within the finance sector both in the UK as well as Europe and brings this wealth of practical experience along with his natural enthusiasm to his courses. He has two passions that he wants others to be converted too.
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. He has written and delivered numerous articles, book chapters and conference presentations, particularly on subjects related to business analysis and user experience.
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.
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