Title: Agile Business Analyst (AgileBA®) Foundation and Practitioner
Duration: 4 Days
Certification Exam(s): AgileBA® Foundation and Practitioner
Pre-course Reading: 2-3 Hours
Rating: 5 Star
Support: Provided by Tecknologia
Dates and Prices Course Information
Agile’s influence on the project management industry continues to rise at pace. Increasing numbers of organisations and project professionals are embracing Agile tools and frameworks as they aim to increase the success of – and return on investment from – projects, product / software development and other change initiatives.
Despite originating in the software development arena, Agile methods and frameworks are becoming increasingly popular in a wide variety of industries and projects as the benefits over more traditional frameworks and methodologies are realised.
As organizations and individuals embrace and transition to Agile ways of working, the roles of key personnel can evolve significantly, requiring fresh guidance, concepts and techniques. Prior to AgileBA, there was little in the way of detailed guidance directly addressing the role, responsibilities and skills of the Agile Business Analyst.
AgileBA guidance offers useful, practical and comprehensive guidance on the role of the Business Analyst working in an agile way (the Agile Business Analyst).
There are no formal pre-requisites for Foundation level course. Foundation exam has to be passed before attempting Practitioner exam.
Following topics will be covered during the course:
Who Should attend?
AgileBA guidance, training and certification are designed to benefit a wide range of roles operating in an agile environment, including Business Analysts, Change Analysts, Project Managers, Scrum Product Owners/Managers, Systems Analysts and Agile Developers.
Virtual classroom trainings are held using video conferencing software. A trainer leads the class for the duration of course. Delegates may attend the session using PC, laptop or tablets.
Virtual classroom trainings are held using video conferencing software, lead by a trainer. Delegates may attend the sessions using PC, laptop or tablets. Such trainings are held like normal classrooms where delegates ask questions, take part in exercises, interact with trainer throughout the course.
Tecknologia uses licensed APMG Learning Platform (ALP) which is fully securely and user friendly platform.
Delegates may attend the session using PC, laptop or tablets. Device used by delegate MUST have (or be connected to external) webcam, microphone and speaker.
Minimum of 20Mbps is recommended internet speed.
All our Agile courses are fully accredited by APMG.
Tecknologia trainers are highly experienced practitioners with excellent training delivery capabilities. Our trainers are fully accredited by APMG for relevant training deliveries.
If not agreed with delegates otherwise, virtual classroom trainings have exams scheduled within the course. Delegates must take the exam(s) at the scheduled times within the course as these can't be rescheduled.
AgileBA Foundation Exam:
- Multiple choice format
- 50 questions per paper
- 25 marks required to pass (out of 50 available) – 50%
- 40 minutes duration
- Closed book
AgileBA Practitioner Exam:
-4 questions (20 points per question).
-40/80 points required to pass the exam (50%).
-Duration 2.5 hours.
-Open book (only the official AgileBA manual is allowed).
Delegates take Foundation exam online on the third day, and practitioner exam on the fourth day (where applicable) the instructor proctors the delegates using APMG Learning Platform (ALP) for all virtual courses.
Foundation exam is a pre-requisite for practitioner level. In an unlikely situation where a delegate fails the foundation exam, they will not be allowed to site in the practitioner exam. Delegate would need to book the practitioner level exam separately either through Tecknologia or directly with APMG.