For many years, IRM's Business Analysis training course has helped thousands of Australian business analysts master the fundamental skills of analysis and modelling. Now completely revised and updated, the course still takes a hands-on approach to training, allowing you to practice a variety of techniques while working through a simulated project.
You'll learn how to:
Whether you're working on the maintenance and enhancement of enterprise and client/server systems or the development of new web or cloud applications, analysis and modelling are essential skills applicable to every project and every type of system. This business analysis course will give you a solid grounding in these skills.
New business analysts will learn a standard, systematic approach to business analysis. Most analysts who attend this course have less than 3 years experience and are sent by employers for professional development training.
Senior analysts and those who have learnt 'on-the-job' will be able to formalise and refresh their skills. Systems analysts and developers will learn tools and techniques for effectively communicating with business users.
Business users will learn a standards-based approach for communicating with IT staff and external suppliers - and be able to explain how their business operates and what their objectives are, in terms that IT staff can understand.
To provide practical training in analysis and specification techniques which can be used:
The focus of this course is on what rather than how - what does our current business system do - what do we want it to do in the future?
How this course can help you be a better business analyst - using a variety of practical exercises and case study problems, you'll learn:
"Great exposure to multiple techniques for modelling and analysis"
Business Analyst, ANZ Bank
"Excellent course for business users to understand communications with IT specialists"
Head of Management Reporting, Bank South Pacific
"Course has been invaluable – will improve the information and specifications I provide to our IS team"
Business Analyst, Australian Maritime Safety Authority
"Provided me with the fundamentals and tools to start my ba journey"
Project Analyst, Airservices Australia
"A practical hands on approach to the thinking processes behind business analysis"
Project Controls, Abigroup Contractors
"Excellent course, good ideas about how industry standard techniques can be applied in the workplace"
Process Modeller, Geoscience Australia
"Very good in opening my thoughts – my blinkers are off"
Enterprise Analyst, VicRoads
"Good course, pulls in all the threads nicely"
ICT Project Manager, Department of Defence
"Practical, good reference to the core tools, logic, techniques and principals of analysis"
Business Analyst, Zurich Insurance
"Has given me a good overall knowledge of how to perform my job easier"
Business Analyst, Department of Human Services (Vic)