Business Analysis

Advanced Business Analysis (A): BA Core Concept Model (BACCM) and BA Knowledge Area Cross Walk

This course takes business professionals into a deeper dive by taking a structured walk through of the BACCM through all Knowledge Areas. A critical look at tasks, inputs, outputs, elements, guidelines, tools, and stakeholders help us focus on how a BA brings significant value to the organization.
(7 CDUs or 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Oct 1; M; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2035-002
Advanced Business Analysis (B): BA Techniques

This course involves hands on practice with the different techniques that can be applied in any area of business. The strengths and limitations of each technique will be explored. Scenarios and real-world application using business analysis techniques will be the highlight of this class.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Coming in a future schedule
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2036-001
- Section 2 - Oct 3; W; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2036-002
Advanced Business Analysis (C): Underlying Competencies, Assessment, Certification, and Career Pathing

This course provides explanation and measures of underlying competencies, explores the BA Competency Assessment in greater detail, discusses the BA certification options, and delves further into the exciting career path of a business analyst.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Coming in a future schedule
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2037-001
- Section 2 - Oct 5; F; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2037-002
Business Analysis Basics (A): Introduction, Roles, Core Concept Model

This course is an introduction to business analysis and who a Business Analyst is with a focus on the Core Concept Model and the value a business analyst brings to the organization.
(7 CDUs or 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Aug 13; M; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2032-001
Business Analysis Basics (B): Business Analysis Knowledge Areas, Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK)

This course is founded on industry standards from the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) where students will be introduced to the organization and their mission as a resource for anyone working with business analysis or are a business analyst themselves. The BABOK is introduced, and learning and real-world application of the knowledge areas will include focus on inputs, outputs, techniques, and stakeholders within each area.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Aug 14; T; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2033-001
Business Analysis Basics (C): BA Competencies, BA Competency Assessment

This course focuses on the underlying competencies of a BA and how to build and measure the value business analysts bring to an organization. The BA Competency Assessment tool is introduced as a way to baseline one’s competency in business analysis and measure progress over time. This tool will not only measure yourself or team members and track progress but will help you identify your experience and plan a path for continued growth useful for any individual as well as team managers. Real life examples will supplement the industry’s body of knowledge to help articulate how business analysis can impact an organization as well as further define the skill set of a business analyst.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Aug 15; W; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2034-001
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) Exam Prep (A): Reviewing the Basics

This is the start of an intense, exam prep series, focused on helping you achieve your Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) certification. We begin with a focus on business analysis basics, review the BACCM and knowledge areas.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Jun 18; M; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; $600
course code: BUS2038-001
- Section 2 - Dec 4; T; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; $600
course code: BUS2038-002
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) Exam Prep (B): Practicing Advanced Concepts

The second part of the exam prep focuses on advanced business analysis concepts, tasks, inputs, outputs, techniques, stakeholders and applying each knowledge area. This review will be key to your CBAP exam readiness.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Jun 19; T; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; $600
course code: BUS2039-001
- Section 2 - Dec 5; W; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; $600
course code: BUS2039-002
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) Exam Prep (C): Application Process, Exam Simulations, Maintaining Credentials

The last part of the CBAP exam prep is an intense workday, starting with the application process, then focusing on preparing and practicing for the exam. Also of importance is learning about maintaining your credentials post-CBAP.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Jun 20; W; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; $600
course code: BUS2040-001
- Section 2 - Dec 6; Th; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg (Register Online)
Honolulu Community College; $600
course code: BUS2040-002
Project-Based Business Analysis (A) - Know Your Role

This course focuses on providing you with the information to add value and succeed in project-based work by focusing on the definition and understanding of the role of the business analysis on project-based work to deliver successful change initiatives. A course designed for project managers, business analysts, solution architects and any person involved in change efforts provides the structure and approach to defining the role of the business analysis, its relationship to the project manager and how to even approach projects when you have to fill both roles with the same person all while delivering successful projects.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Aug 27; M; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2041-001
Project-Based Business Analysis (B) - Know Your Tasks

This course continues where Project-Based Business Analysis – Know Your Role left off with a focus on the critical understanding of the tasks involved to be successful. You will be provided with the definition of the tasks you would find yourself not only doing but driving and reporting up to the project manager to focus on utilizing requirements to deliver successful solutions. Understanding your tasks is a key piece in project-based business analysis. You will enjoy the practical approach to the way this course is presented. Project managers, business analysts, solution architects and any person involved in change efforts would benefit from this training.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Aug 28; T; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2042-001
Project-Based Business Analysis (C) - Know Your Techniques

The third important element of project-based business analysis is to know your techniques. This course will provide the tools to focus on utilizing requirements to deliver successful solutions. You will practice hands on approaches to techniques to support the project manager or leader in delivering successful projects. This final course rounds out the elements of project-based business analysis, knowing your role, your tasks, and your techniques. As with the other courses in this series, project managers, business analysts, solution architects and any person involved on change efforts would appreciate this learning opportunity.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Aug 29; W; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2043-001
Project-Based Business Analysis Exam Prep (PMI-PBA) (A)

This important first session introduces you to the Project Management Institute's Professional Business Analysis certification and the value of achieving this valuable certification. You are walked through the requirements for application, the application process, and the exam. At the end of the day, you will understand the key steps to be aware of and you will learn how to develop an action plan to help you approach studying (and successfully passing!) the PMI-PBA Certification Exam.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Dec 12; W; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg
Honolulu Community College; Champagne; $600
course code: BUS2053-001
Project-Based Business Analysis Exam Prep (PMI-PBA) (B)

This second session provides the structure, outline and content to support your preparation for the Project Management Institute's Professional Business Analysis (PMI-PBA) certification exam. This certification is perfect for any individual working in a project-based role to ensure you understand the tasks and techniques that focus on managing requirements and changes on projects to ensure solutions address acceptance criteria and are ultimately accepted by your stakeholders. The course will go through the study guide and you will practice answering test questions. You will leave with test-taking tips and an approach to successfully pass the certification exam.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Dec 13; Th; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg
Honolulu Community College; $600
course code: BUS2054-001
Project-Based Business Analysis Exam Prep (PMI-PBA) (C)

The last session provides exam practice with study questions and more exam tips to help you fully prepare yourself for sitting and passing the Project Management Institute's Professional Business Analysis (PMI-PBA) certification exam. The course will go through multiple study questions in each of the knowledge domains with explanations on the correct answer and the techniques to help you learn how to select the correct answers as well as a pre-event and day-of event checklist to give you the confidence to sit for the exam.
(7 CDUs 7 PDUs)

- Section 1 - Dec 14; F; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; 1 mtg
Honolulu Community College; $600
course code: BUS2055-001