IIBA Agile Analysis Certification (AAC) Prep Course

  • 2 day(s)Duration
  • 1.4 CEUs/14 PDUs/14 CDUsCredits/Units
  • BA215Course Code
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Course description

This course provides a solid introduction into agile business analysis while focusing on providing participants what is needed to pass the IIBA®–AACTM Certification exam. Participants will walk away with a thorough understanding of how agile business analysis is different than traditional waterfall business analysis and will have a clear roadmap to study and prepare for the exam.

There are no prerequisites for this course. IIBA does not place restrictions on who can sit for the exam, although the advice provided by IIBA is the individual has 2-3 years of agile project experience.

Who should attend

Individuals who will benefit from this course include business analysts or those performing business analysis tasks seeking IIBA® Agile Analysis Certification and are planning on taking the IIBA® Agile Analysis Certification exam. IIBA® does not place restrictions on who can sit for the exam although the advice provided by IIBA® is the individual has 2-3 years of agile project experience.

What you will learn

Course Outline
Module 1: IIBA-AAC Overview
  • IIBA-AAC Description
  • Exam Blueprint
  • How to Register
  • Exam Process
  • Exam Fees
Module 2: Introduction to Agile Business Analysis
  • Explain Agile Business Analysis
  • How Agile BA is the Same/Different from Traditional BA
  • Business Analysis Tailoring
  • Standards to Help You Learn
  • Standards to Help You Prepare for Certification
Module 3: A Deeper Look into Agile Analysis
  • Characteristics of Agile Delivery
  • The Agile Manifesto
  • Agile Principles
Module 4: Planning Horizons
  • An Introduction to the Strategy, Initiative, Delivery Horizons
  • A comparison of Planning Horizons (Predictive, Iterative, Adaptive)
Module 5: Agile Techniques
  • Techniques by Category
  • Backlog Refinement
  • Behavior Driven Development
  • Impact Mapping
  • Job Stories
  • Kano Analysis
  • Minimal Viable Product (MVP)
  • Personas
  • Planning Workshops
  • Portfolio Kanban
  • Product Roadmap
  • Purpose Alignment Model
  • Real Options
  • Relative Estimation
  • Retrospectives
  • Reviews
  • Spikes
  • Storyboarding
  • Story Decomposition
  • Story Elaboration
  • Story Mapping
  • User Stories
  • Value Modeling
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Visioning
Module 6: Study Tools/Techniques
  • Exam Day
  • Study Tools
  • Study Techniques