Business Analysis Core Essentials

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GTA University Centre

Course Overview

The demand for business improvement and business transformational change has never been greater and consequently so to the skills to perform effective business analysis.

Business Analysts are the key architects in defining and managing change within an organisation, they identify change needs, assess the impact of change, capture and document requirements and facilitate delivery of the change.

This one-day course will introduce you to the basic concepts and tools used by business analysts, teaching you the concepts and skills for planning business analysis activities, eliciting, analysing, modeling, and writing requirements. Developing your understanding of the role of the BA in the design, development, and testing phases of a project.

The course will be a mixture of tutorials and in class exercises.


Course Content

  • Introductions
  • Fundamentals
  • Business Strategy & Objectives
  • Investigate Situation
  • Consider Perspectives
  • Analyse Needs
  • Evaluate Option
  • Define Requirements
  • Manage the Change

Tutor Profile

Sean Petralia is an experienced programme and project manager who specialises in business transformation programmes, with over 25 years’ experience working in the military, defence, government, telecommunication and finance sectors. As well as being a professional practitioner and consultant he has also run change management departments along with managing company and group level project portfolios.