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Business analysis

Lasting change. Starting now.

From new entrants to the business analysis profession through to senior BA professionals our new certification scheme will help you develop the skills you need to advance your career whilst gaining internationally recognised certifications.

With a modular approach to certification and skill development our new extended Business Analysis certification scheme incorporates assessment of theoretical knowledge and practical application of techniques. The scheme offers certifications across five levels of expertise, providing a career development path for all business analysts ensuring that experience, specialism and expertise is recognised.

Foundation level

The Foundation level certifications helps business analysts to gain a broad awareness and understanding of the scope, principles and approaches that underpin effective business analysis:

Practitioner level

The Practitioner level certifications extend and deepen your understanding of the core areas of business analysis and your selected specialist subjects. These modules also form part of the BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis:

Professional level

These certifications recognise advanced, specialist knowledge and skills, and support your career development to Chartered IT Professional status and Business Analysis Expert. The individual certifications contribute to the Advanced International Diploma in Business Analysis. Modules currently available are:

Consultant and Expert levels

These levels recognise senior business analysts with extensive business analysis experience, knowledge and skills through the award of the BCS Advanced International Diploma in Business Analysis and, ultimately, the Expert Business Analyst Award.