Business Analysis course introduces the concepts, terms and techniques for determining requirements for software development. Learn the different types of requirements, their purposes and approaches for capturing them. Identify the value that Business Analysts bring to a project and the groups that depend on them.

The quality of software requirements is commonly listed in the top three of reasons for success on a project. Mature software organizations are quickly learning that in order to improve the success of their projects, they need to invest in the discipline applied to gathering software requirements. This course prepares you to begin or refresh your understanding of Requirements and Business Analysis and better define what your project team needs to build.

  • Who Should Attend
  • Anyone interested in gaining a broad knowledge of the key tasks and techniques involved in business analysis or anyone who needs to effectively analyze business options and outcomes.

    Anyone who needs a practical foundation in business-modeling techniques as well as business analysts who needs to gather requirements and create comprehensive models.

    IT Professionals who want to learn Business Analysis responsibilities

    Project and program managers, directors, sponsors and others involved in planning and writing requirements for projects.

  • Business Analysis Course Material
  • All course materials will be provided on the day of the training. There are no prerequisites for this course. It functions as a stand-alone course. This course will help you prep for the CBAP certification.

    Day 1

    Information Technology Management fundamentals
    Defining business analysis and Industry overview
    Roles and Responsibilities working as a Business Analyst
    Industry best practice from the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®)
    Understanding Organization and Stakeholder Needs
    Working with key stakeholders
    Building a Business Case
    Understanding and authoring the Vision and Scope
    Requirements Gathering

    Planning for requirements analysis
    Documenting guiding principles, ground rules and templates
    Eliciting stakeholder wants and needs
    Analyzing stated requirements
    Specifying the requirements document
    Validating the requirements document with key stakeholders
    Managing the change control process
    The Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®)

    Day 2

    Eliciting project constraints
    Assessing impact on business
    Identifying opportunities and threats
    Conducting qualitative and quantitative analysis
    Planning for contingent actions
    Identifying capability gaps
    Choosing feasible solutions and conducting feasibility studies
    Analyzing the stated requirements
    Structuring and specifying requirements
    Performing, verifying and validate gap analysis
    Stating solution capabilities, assumptions and constraints

    Use Cases and UML Modeling
    Data and behavior models
    Process flow models
    Usage models
    Data Flow Diagrams and Activity Diagrams
    Authoring Functional Specifications
    Software Methodologies – RUP or Waterfall
    Agile or SCRUM
    Project Management – How to effectively work with PM’s

    Day 3:

    Self Study Module – Real life case study and implementation
    Candidates are coached and mentored as they learn by acting as a business analyst on a real project creating real results.

    Business Analysis Closing
    Resume Writing
    Effectively Interviewing
    Searching for a job
    Thought Leadership – Industry professionals to share a day in the life of Business Analysts

    Day 4:

    Business Analysis Closing
    Resume Writing
    Effectively Interviewing
    Searching for a job
    Thought Leadership – Industry professionals to share a day in the life of Business Analysts

  • Business Analysis Course Dates
  • Please call our office at 416-840-6336 to inqure about the next available course date.

    Alternatively, you can send us an email at

  • Location
  • 4304 Village Centre Court
    Mississauga, Ontario
    L4Z 1V9

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    Monday to Friday: 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Tel: 416-840-6336

A Closer Look

Real Case Scenarios

W5H educates with real projects, real timelines, real challenges helping you learn responsibilities as an IT professional from start to completeness of your project. On going support and mentorship is provided to our students. Our motto is learning by doing


Training videos are incorporated into our program to learn from industry professionals about current projects, trends, best practices used today.

Thought Leaders

Our faculty consists of industry thought leaders with 10+ years of experience in coaching and teaching candidates to learn the fundamentals and detailed concepts for each program. They also provide consulting services to the elite fortune 500.

Why W5H Training?

  • Launched in 2005
  • 5+ years training experience coaching
  • Faculty with over 10+ years of teaching experience
  • State of the art facilities
  • Hands on training with real life simulation
  • Resume and Career Counseling

Want to speak to a faculty member?

Tel: 416-840-6336