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Project Management

Business Analysis Core Essentials

Course details

Start Date

6 December 2023

CPD Points





Full day (09:00-17:00)


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

Course Benefits

The course will provide you with a variety of effective tools and concepts that you will be to apply immediately back in your business.

Next Steps

If you would like to book a place on this course please click on the ‘Book Course’ button to the right of this page and login or register for a user account to complete your booking(s). Any queries please do not hesitate to contact us via [email protected] or call us on 01481 244570.

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Course Tutor

  • Sean Petralia

    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.

Upcoming Courses

Some courses we run are scheduled based on demand. Please ensure you register your interest to ensure we know which courses you would like to attend.