Business Analysis Essentials


This is an introductory course designed to provide participants with a basic understanding of the benefits, functions and impact a business analyst has within an organization. The course discusses the business analysis process as it is applied throughout a project as well as the pre-project activities that comprise strategy analysis. Participants learn how a business analyst supports the project throughout the solution development life cycle, from defining business needs and solution scope to validating that requirements have been met in the testing phase and ensuring the solution continues to provide value after implementation. After completing this course, participants will fully understand the characteristics of the business analyst role and the components that comprise the profession of business analysis. Students will obtain a solid working vocabulary to enable effective communication about business analysis activities and deliverables across the project team. NOTE: This course will earn you 14 PDUs.

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) - Sixth Edition


In this course, students will learn about and prepare for the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certification exam from the Project Management Institute, Inc. (PMI)®. NOTE: This course will earn you 28 PDUs.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to identify project management terms, concepts, and common practices as expressed by the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)® Guide Sixth Edition, will be able to answer practice test questions, correctly providing an average, aggregate score of at least 70%, and will demonstrate learning through group exercises, discussions, and case studies.