Business Analyst Training & Certificate Program

"Everyone does analysis - business and technology - every day in projects across your organization."

- Bob Prentiss, from The Game Changer presentation

Introducing Jen Battan our latest instructor for our Business Analyst Certificate Program. We're excited to have Jen onboard for our exciting new approach to modern collaborative approaches for the Business Analyst.

Learn modern and collaborative analysis techniques with our 10-day Business Analysis Certificate program.  We see Agile playing a significant role in organizations worldwide and now offer "The Agile Business Analyst" course as part of our certificate program.  This program is fantastic for individuals or an entire organization!

All courses for this certificate are held at 9 am to 4:30 pm Central Time. These courses are held live online with a instructor. You will be able to interact with the instructor and ask questions throughout the courses. Students will receive a recording of the online course, materials, exercises and certificate of completion. You can take the courses in any order although we highly recommend taking the courses in order as each course builds upon the previous courses.  The certificate can be completed over a period of 2 years.  You don't need to take all courses in one quarter.  Students can register for some courses in one quarter and finish them in another quarters over a period of 2 years.

business analyst certificate program

Fall 2019 Business Analyst Certificate Schedule

Our 2020 Schedule will be published soon!


Internationally Endorsed and Aligned with Best Practices

bob the ba is an iiba endorsed education provider

Bob the BA and The Uncommon League is an IIBA Endorsed Education Provider.  This course is aligned with the BABOK 3.0.

Earn up to 70 PDU / CDUs for both IIBA and PMI certification or recertification.


Save $540 By Registering For The Business Analysis Certificate

Our certificate program combines all the core analysis courses into one certificate program for a reduced price. Purchase the Business Analyst Certificate program and save $540 over the price of purchasing each course individually. 


Jennifer Batten

Jennifer Batten

Public Course Instructor - Jennifer Battan, the Out of the Box BA, has an energetic passion injecting innovation and creative problem solving techniques into how BAs do their day to day work. Her passion is helping teams apply the art and science of business analysis techniques with fresh, modern perspectives.  Jen is an internationally recognized conference speaker, educator and thought leader within the business analysis and creative problem solving communities. She served on her local IIBA (International Institute of Business Analysis) Chapter board as President and various roles for more than seven years, and led a content development and writing team for the Guide to the IIBA Body of Knowledge.  Jen has been a passionate volunteer with the Minnesota Destination Imagination Affiliate for more than 18 years, serving as an Appraiser, Regional Challenge Master, and Volunteer Dissector (Challenge Editor) inspiring today's learners to utilize diverse approaches in applying 21st century skills and creativity.

Bob Prentiss

Bob Prentiss

Enterprise Solutions Instructor - Bob Prentiss is our fearless leader and innovator. Bob is passionate about helping you think, learn and work differently. Bob is an awesome trainer, speaker, mentor, coach, and author. Collector of all things dragon related and Dr. Who fan. Bob is CBAP® certified with 25+ years of experience in corporate America; with a background in managing BA centers of excellence, assessing and managing BA maturity, quality, and competency. Bob is an award winning curriculum developer. Bob has presented numerous keynote, workshops, seminars, conferences, and training sessions across North America. Bob is a founding member and past President of the IIBA® MSP Chapter.