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Do you feel that you have enough work experience in the field of business analysis, but you lack professional credibility or are unable to get to the next level in your professional career? If yes, then it’s time to decode and crack IIBA®’s CBAP® exam and earn the most coveted business analysis certification and industry recognition, respect from your professional community that you truly deserve, and confidently carve a pathway to success, which will open up umpteen opportunities in the field of business analysis and beyond and also reward you financially in short-term and long-term.

The Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) designation is a professional certification offered by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®), a non-profit professional association focused on supporting the field of business analysis. As per IIBA®, The Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) designation is a professional certification for individuals with extensive business analysis (BA) experience. CBAP® recipients are the leading, senior members of the BA community.

Come and join CBAP® bootcamp, offered by Skillcubator Training Institute. Our CBAP® bootcamp is aligned with IIBA®’s latest version of BABOK i.e. BABOK 3.0. Additionally, our training goes beyond BABOK 3.0 and explains each and every concept with real-world examples and blends BABOK’s theoretical concepts with real-world examples and case studies. This course will be taught by a CBAP® certified instructor with 22 plus years of business analysis work experience.

There is no doubt that CBAP® is a gold-standard certification in the field of Business Analysis and having this certification on your resume brings you into an elite club of business analysts. Earning CBAP® can have a positive impact on a professional’s overall job prospects, financial remuneration, and career growth. Earning CBAP® has the following benefits:

The CBAP® certification is globally recognized and endorsed by the leading authority in the field of business analysis: the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®). So, you know that it meets the highest standards in the industry.
Adding the certification to your profile demonstrates that you follow industry best practices and standards. It lends you instant credibility among employers, colleagues, and stakeholders, validating your expertise and making you a trustworthy contributor to any project.
It’s more than just a professional certification, though. The CBAP® designation reflects years of hard-won experience, hard work that went into preparing for the CBAP® exam and the wealth of business analysis knowledge that would make a positive impact within an organization.

Certified professionals often command higher salaries than their non-certified counterparts, and the profession’s leaders are no exception. The CBAP® designation demonstrates a high level of proficiency in business analysis and a commitment to professional development. As a result, organizations are more likely to offer competitive compensation packages to those who have it.
According to Fortune Recommends, “Experts say that earning relevant certifications can boost your salary by as much as 20%.” Our own Global Research finds that “business analysis professionals who hold a CBAP® earn 25% more than non-certified professionals,” or a salary of $92,930 on average. Also, Business Analysis is one of the fastest-growing careers worldwide and as per the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, CBAP® certified professionals have an all-time high growth rate of 24% in comparison to the 5% average growth rate of any profession.

Clearing CBAP® exam is not easy and not meant for everyone and anyone. So, if you have CBAP® certification you are in an elite club and hence will be way above other working professionals. This also means that you will face less competition from your peers, looking for similar jobs. Moreover, many companies have made it a mandatory requirement to select only CBAP® certification holders. Isn’t that a great news?

The CBAP® certification is your pathway to wide range of career opportunities that you won’t otherwise have access to. First, having CBAP® certification means you will always be in radar of hiring managers, recruiters, and human resource personnel, whenever a suitable position opens up. Second, CBAP® certification holders don’t need to be pre-screened since the certification says it all. CBAP® certification holders always have a high chance of getting shortlisted and interview calls. Third, in today’s competitive environment, many organizations have made CBAP® compulsory for senior business analyst roles. According to research by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, professionals with a certification or license faced significantly lower unemployment rates than those without either in 2023 (1.8% vs. 4.2%).

Once you earn CBAP® certification, people trust your skills, expertise, and knowledge. This also carves a path to become a guide, coach, and mentor to other fellow team members, looking for guidance, tips and ways to improve their work. It’s always enriching to give back to the community and make a positive impact in your profession.

CBAP® certification holders must engage in continuous learning in order to earn CDUs (Continuous Development Units), which are required to maintain CBAP® certification. Every 3 year, one must renew CBAP® certification by learning new tools and techniques and hence creates a platform to gain more knowledge and grow to the next level

Skillcubator is synonymous with building new skills, knowledge, and expertise. We have created CBAP® bootcamp with a two-fold objective. First, teach business analysis concepts and theory as mentioned in IIBA®’s BABOK 3.0 and Second, how to apply those concepts in real-world scenarios, which is rare to find in any CBAP® bootcamps.

  • Learn from IIBA®’s Premium-Level EEP (Endorsed Education Provider).
  • Course aligned to IIBA®’s BABOK 3.0.
  • Courseware approved by IIBA®’s CBAP® Core Committee.
  • Flashcards.
  • CBAP® question bank with 1000 questions.
    Access to Learning Management System (LMS).
  • Free PSM-I and PSPO-I training are included in the package.
  • Automatically earn 35 PDUs/CDUs upon completion of our CBAP® bootcamp.
  • Assistance in completing CBAP® application form.
  • IIBA® Certified Instructors with 20 plus years of Business Analysis experience.
  • Plenty of case studies, In-Class exercises, quizzes, and take-home assignments.
  • Experiential learning through case studies.

Chapter 1: Introduction

1.1 Purpose of the BABOK® Guide
1.2 What is Business Analysis?
1.3 Who is a Business Analyst?
1.4 Structure of the BABOK® Guide

Chapter 2: Business Analysis Key Concepts

2.1 The Business Analysis Core Concept ModelTm
2.2 Key Terms
2.3 Requirements Classification Schema
2.4 Stakeholders
2.5 Requirements and Designs

Chapter 3: Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring

3.1 Plan Business Analysis Approach
3.2 Plan Stakeholder Engagement
3.3 Plan Business Analysis Governance
3.4 Plan Business Analysis Information Management
3.5 Identify Business Analysis Performance Improvements

Chapter 4: Elicitation and Collaboration

4.1 Prepare for Elicitation
4.2 Conduct Elicitation
4.3 Confirm Elicitation Results
4.4 Communicate Business Analysis Information
4.5 Manage Stakeholder Collaboration

Chapter 5: Requirements Life Cycle Management

5.1 Trace Requirements
5.2 Maintain Requirements
5.3 Prioritize Requirements
5.4 Assess Requirements Changes
5.5 Approve Requirements

Chapter 6: Strategy Analysis

6.1 Analyze Current State
6.2 Define Future State
6.3 Assess Risks
6.4 Define Change Strategy

Chapter 7: Requirements Analysis and Design Definition

7.1 Specify and Model Requirements
7.2 Verify Requirements
7.3 Validate Requirements
7.4 Define Requirements Architecture
7.5 Define Design Options
7.6 Analyze Potential Value and Recommend Solution

Chapter 8: Solution Evaluation

8.1 Measure Solution Performance
8.2 Analyze Performance Measures
8.3 Assess Solution Limitations
8.4 Assess Enterprise Limitations
8.5 Recommend Actions to Increase Solution Value

Chapter 9: Underlying Competencies

9.1 Analytical Thinking and Problem Solving
9.2 Behavioral Characteristics
9.3 Business Knowledge
9.4 Communication Skills
9.5 Interaction Skills
9.6 Tools and Technology

Chapter 10: Techniques

10.1 Acceptance and Evaluation Criteria
10.2 Backlog Management
10.3 Balanced Scorecard
10.4 Benchmarking and Market Analysis
10.5 Brainstorming
10.6 Business Capability Analysis
10.7 Business Cases
10.8 Business Model Canvas
10.9 Business Rules Analysis
10.10 Collaborative Games
10.11 Concept Modelling
10.12 Data Dictionary
10.13 Data Flow Diagrams
10.14 Data Mining
10.15 Data Modelling
10.16 Decision Analysis
10.17 Decision Modelling
10.18 Document Analysis
10.19 Estimation
10.20 Financial Analysis
10.21 Focus Groups
10.22 Functional Decomposition
10.23 Glossary
10.24 Interface Analysis
10.25 Interviews
10.26 Item Tracking
10.27 Lessons Learned
10.28 Metrics and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
10.29 Mind Mapping
10.30 Non-Functional Requirements Analysis
10.31 Observation
10.32 Organizational Modelling
10.33 Prioritization
10.34 Process Analysis
10.35 Process Modelling
10.36 Prototyping
10.37 Reviews
10.38 Risk Analysis and Management
10.39 Roles and Permissions Matrix
10.40 Root Cause Analysis
10.41 Scope Modelling
10.42 Sequence Diagrams
10.43 Stakeholder List, Map, or Personas
10.44 State Modelling
10.45 Survey or Questionnaire
10.46 SWOT Analysis
10.47 Use Cases and Scenarios
10.48 User Stories
10.49 Vendor Assessment
10.50 Workshops

Chapter 11: Perspectives

11.1 The Agile Perspective
11.2 The Business Intelligence Perspective
11.3 The Information Technology Perspective
11.4 The Business Architecture Perspective
11.5 The Business Process Management Perspective

Review of Appendix A: Glossary

Review of Appendix B: Techniques to Task Mapping

In order to qualify for the CBAP® exam, a candidate must meet certain requirements as specified by IIBA®. The eligibility requirements are:

Candidate must have earned 35 professional development hours, which are aligned with A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK® Guide) Knowledge Areas and also meet the following educational and training standards that enable the transfer of learning and assessment:

  • A moderator or facilitator for the session who leads the group/individual through the material.
  • Measurable learning objectives directly applicable to the role of the business analysis professional.
  • Opportunities for students to interact with the material and ask questions.
  • Opportunities for students to practice the task or objective being presented and be assessed by the facilitator/moderator.

Please Note: Skillcubator is an IIBA® Premium-Level Endorsed Education Provider (EEP) and by taking our CBAP® certification course, you automatically earn 35 Professional Development Hours to qualify to take CBAP® certification exams.

A candidate must have a minimum of 7,500 hours of business analysis work experience within the last ten years. Relevant work experience should be in business analysis domain, which includes tasks such as requirements elicitation, analysis, documentation, requirements management, stakeholder management etc.

Additionally, within this experience, a minimum of 900 hours must be completed in 4 of the 6 BABOK® Guide Knowledge Areas, for a total of at least 3,600 of the required 7,500 total.

A Candidate must arrange for two professional references, who have been known to the candidate for at least 6 months. Professional reference can be either CCBA®/CBAP® certification holder, a career manager or an internal or external client.

Please Note: References MUST provide an email with company domain. Personal email (Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail etc.) are NOT accepted.

Candidate must agree to accept/adhere to the CBAP® Code of Conduct, which outlines ethical and professional behavior expectations for CBAP®-certified individuals.

  • A business analysis practitioner, who meets the minimum criteria to sit for the CBAP® exam (please see above) and desires to gain credibility in the field of business analysis and earn higher remuneration should attend the bootcamp.
  • Additionally, anyone who qualifies to sit for CBAP® exam, irrespective of their title, and is interested in earning CBAP® should attend the bootcamp.


[Please Note: Job-Title is NOT relevant. What’s important is the job duties MUST be aligned to IIBA®’s BABOK course outline. So even if you might not have held an official title of ‘Business Analyst’, as long as you were involved in doing analysis, requirements definition and stakeholder management, you can still qualify to sit for the exam]

The Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) designation is a professional certification offered by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®), a non-profit professional association focused on supporting the field of business analysis. CBAP®certification is for individuals with extensive business analysis (BA) experience. CBAP® recipients are the leading, senior members of the BA community.

In order to qualify to take the CBAP® exam, a candidate must:

  • Complete a minimum of 7,500 hours of Business Analysis Work experience in the last 10 years.
  • Within this experience, a minimum of 900 hours completed in 4 of the 6 BABOK® Guide Knowledge Areas, for a total of at least 3,600 of the required 7,500 total.
  • Complete a minimum of 35 hours of Professional development in the last 4 years.
  • Provide two references.
  • Agree to Code of Conduct.

Job-Title is NOT relevant. What’s important is the job duties MUST be aligned to IIBA’s BABOK® course outline. So even if you might not have held the official title of ‘Business Analyst’, as long as you were involved in doing analysis, requirements definition and stakeholder management, you can still qualify to sit for the exam.


  • 8 Weekends (Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 AM EST to 12:00 PM EST).
  • Core Training Hours: 40 hours.

Absolutely. Once you successfully complete the CBAP® bootcamp from Skillcubator, you automatically earn 35 hours of Professional Development, which is one of the pre-requisites to take the CBAP® exam.

Yes. CBAP® certification must be renewed every 3 years from the day you pass the exam. But the good news is that you DON’T need to take exam again to maintain it. Individuals who have attained the CBAP® designation must demonstrate an ongoing professional commitment to maintain their certification by satisfying the Recertification Program requirements. 60 Continuing Development Units (CDUs) must be earned every 3 years to renew CBAP® certification. For more details on CBAP® recertification process, please click here

  1. Absolutely. We will provide you with IIBA® BABOK®, the official book to study for CBAP® exam, Reading notes/handouts, PowerPoint Slides, Exam questions and answers and flash cards.

No. You DO NOT need any software to attend CBAP® bootcamp. All you need is a device (laptop, desktop, tablet, or a smart phone), an stable internet connection, a mic and a speaker, usually inbuilt in modern-day gadgets, for seamless communication.


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Certified CBAP®, PMP® and BPM instructor will be leading this course.
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To qualify for the CBAP® exam, you must meet IIBA®'s requirements: 35 hours of recent professional development, 7,500 hours of business analysis work experience within the past 10 years, two professional references (known to you for at least 6 months - CCBA®/CBAP® holders, your career manager, or internal/external clients), and adherence to the CBAP® Code of Conduct.
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