What is CBAP (Certified Business Analysis Professional)?
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) designation is an award from the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) made to Business Analysts who have significant professional experience and have demonstrated sufficient breadth and depth of knowledge by sitting and passing a three and a half hour exam of 150 questions based on the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK).
Benefits of the IIBA Certification:
To the individual:
To the organization:
The CBAP® exam is 3.5 hours long and consists of 150 multiple choice questions with four possible answers to select from. Some questions are based on "comprehension" (e.g., definition, recall, etc.) and others are based on "situational analysis" (e.g., given a scenario, which is the best course of action) where the applicant must do a bit of analysis to arrive at the answer. It is neither all of one type or the other but covers a range of Bloom's Taxonomy.
To earn the CBAP® certification, applicants must meet the following criteria:
Pass the examination
First attempt ($325.00 USD for IIBA® members or $450.00 USD for non-members, plus GST/HST for Canadian residents)
Second attempt ($250.00 USD for IIBA® members or $375.00 USD for non-members, plus GST/HST for Canadian residents)
Do I need to be a Member of the IIBA to be a Member of the Chapter?
Yes, you must be a Member of the IIBA to be a Chapter Member.
How do I join the IIBA?
Go to the following URL http://www.theiiba.org/Membership/tabid/55/Default.aspx and this will explain how to join.
What is the cost to join the IIBA?
The Annual membership to the IIBA is $95.00.
How do I join the Chapter?
Go to the Contact Us page and submit your online enquiry into Membership and our Membership Team will contact you.
What is the Cost to join the Chapter?
The cost to join the Chapter is $XX/year.
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