What are the training programs you currently offer?
Currently, we offer the following training programs
We do keep updating our training catalog on a regular basis. If you don’t see a course you are interested in, please reach out to us directly and we can discuss more on your specific training needs.
What is the overall training process?
The overall training process is as follows
How can I make a payment?
We accept all major debit, credit cards, e-transfers, and cheques. Additionally, you can also make payments via PayPal. Be rest assured that we do not store any payment details and all payments are done through highly secured industry-standard payment processing service providers.
Can I attend a few initial sessions to try it out before making the payment?
Of course. You may attend the first 3 sessions (1 week) without any obligation. You will have full access to all the training resources during this timeframe. After the trial period, you can decide whether or not to continue the training program. If you decide to continue after the trial period, we would need you to complete the registration and make the payment or else you don’t need to.
Can I make the payment in installments?
We will work with you on a case-by-case basis to help you to set up an installment plan. Please call the office to discuss this further. However, paying in installments might incur additional fees.
What learning aids are used during the training?
We use a mix of techniques such as quizzes, in-class exercises, case studies, take-home assignments, reading handouts, and lots of in-class discussions. It’s equally important that trainees diligently participate in the training sessions, discussions, complete their coursework, and submit it on-time so we can review the work and track the progress during the duration of the training.
What if I cannot attend any session or want to review a session?
All sessions are recorded and posted on the LMS (Learning Management System). You can review the recorded session at your own pace and convenience.
What is a Learning Management System (LMS)?
It is software that we use for our day-to-day training purposes. It is used by instructors as well as trainees where you can find all the recorded sessions, announcements, quizzes, reading materials, assignments, case studies, training links, schedules, etc. Trainees will have access to the LMS upto 1 year (365 days) from the day we complete the training. If you need to extend the timeframe, please let us know and we will accommodate your request as per merit.
When are the training sessions conducted?
Please see the respective courses related page to see the timings.
What do I need to attend the training sessions?
To attend the training session, you will simply need the following
How are the instructors selected?
All instructors are highly experienced and certified in their respective fields. We have a very stringent and exhaustive selection process so you get the highest quality of education.
What if I have any questions for the instructors? Can I reach out to the instructor after the session?
Of course. We have multiple channels to resolve any of your queries or questions. You are more than welcome to ask any questions pertaining to the subject during the session itself. Alternatively, you can also post your question in the discussion group or reach out to the instructor if that’s something you want to discuss one-on-one. We also host weekend tag-up calls with the instructor.
What is IIBAⓇ?
IIBAⓇ(International Institute of Business Analysis) is a not-for-profit organization geared towards the advancement of the business analysis discipline. You can find more on IIBA by clicking the following URL: https://www.iiba.org/about-iiba/
Do you offer In-person training?
Post-Covid 19, we have shifted to an online model and all our training sessions are delivered via industry-standard teleconferencing tools such as Zoom or GoToMeeting. However, we do have centers in the USA, Canada, UAE Dubai, and India for back office operations and support staff.
What should I do if I need to register a group of individuals?
Please contact us directly either via phone (703-310-6677 or 703-200-9921) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) and we will take care of your needs.
Will I receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of the training?
Yes. Once you successfully complete the training, you will receive a Certificate of Completion from Skillcubator with the IIBA seal on it. Also, since Skillcubator is an IIBA-endorsed education provider, you can also earn PDUs/CDUs, which you can apply to either earn a new or maintain any of the relevant business analysis certifications, issued by IIBA.
Do you provide training in a specific domain?
Yes. We provide training in the following business domains.
Will I need any specific tools to complete my assignments?
Yes. We use all the latest and industry-standard tools for all the topics and highly encourage our trainees to use those tools to complete their assignments. Good news is that there is no additional cost for using these tools.
Which tools are used during the training program?
Since different training programs use different sets of tools, please checkout the respective training program pages.
Can I ask for a refund after making the payment?
Yes. We have a ‘No Questions Asked’ policy towards the refund but ONLY if requested within 1 week of the training. Your entire amount will be refunded back into your account within 2-3 business days. We will not honor a refund request if it’s made after the 1st week of training.
Can I share the training sessions with other individuals?
Absolutely NO. This would constitute a gross violation of our policy. Training and all its content are only for registered trainees. If we find any unauthorized use of our training session or content, we will immediately terminate the membership and revoke their access to the training portal and all other training content. Any fees paid towards the training program shall be forfeited.
How can I track my progress during the training?
Instructor will track your progress through assignments, case studies, and online quizzes and periodically provide you with feedback. Also, effective corrective action will be taken to ensure that you maximize your learning experience.
Do you offer any discounts?
Yes. We provide a 20 % early bid discount to candidates who register immediately after the free demo session and pay the training fees in full.
Do you offer group discounts?
Yes. We offer a 25 % discount on any course if we have a group registration of 4 or more.
Can I repeat the training?
Yes. You get one free pass to retake the same training program, provided (a) you completed the registration process (b) there is no due balance on your account and (c) you plan to repeat the training within 1 year from your training program start date. For example: if you have enrolled in the June of 2021 training program, you can retake it until June 2022.
Do you provide placements?
Yes. We have our own in-house recruitment team who will be aggressively marketing your resume. Also, we have partnered with various nation-wide IT staffing firms, which will be marketing your resume as well. In addition to these two channels, we will also promote your resume via other channels such as LinkedIn and other popular job portals such as Dice, Monster, CareerBuilder, Indeed, Workopolis, etc.
Do I need to sign a contract with your firm?
We don’t bind any trainee with a contract. Only if you opt for employment through our channel, you will be given an option to sign the contract. Otherwise, you are not under any obligation to sign a contract.
What is included in placement support?
Placement support includes the following things
How long does it take to get placed?
On average, it takes 1-3 months to secure a job. There have been many instances where candidates have secured jobs even before the course is completed. If you do all the tasks, assignments, and quizzes as per our process, we guarantee that you will get the job. But we expect an equal level of dedication and commitment from the trainee.
What type of support do I get once I am placed?
We will make sure you are comfortable and seamlessly transition into your new role. Our expert Instructors will coach and mentor you on a day-to-day basis.
Do I need to pay any additional fees for getting support?
If you have taken training through Skillcubator, you get 3 months of free support and do not have to pay any additional fees.
What should I expect from the support team?
Our expert Instructors will provide coaching/mentoring services and guide you. Skillcubator will not be asking for any work-related documentation. Also, Skillcubator will not be doing any job work on behalf of a candidate.
How long will I get the support?
We give 3 months of post-placement support to our trainees from the time you start your job. If you need coaching/mentoring support beyond this, it will be a paid service of 50 USD per hour.
How will I prepare for an interview?
We will provide you with an interview preparation guide that has more than 200 questions and answers from real interviews. The guide has different sections such as (a) Opening questions (b) Project-Based questions (c) Technical questions (d) Behavioral questions (e) Closing questions. You must refer to the guide to prepare for an interview.
How many mock interviews can I take?
You can take as many mock interviews as you want to until you feel confident to take the real interviews. Our career coach and technical experts will work with you on a one-on-one basis to guide you through the process and take mock interviews.
What if I have questions related to my career growth?
We host weekly tag-up calls with a career coach to address any questions related to any of the topics, covered during the training or pertaining to your career. You are more than welcome to attend these tag-up calls at no additional cost.
Do you assist in building a resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn profile?
Yes. We take personal branding very seriously and hence we will work with you to build a personalized resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn profile.