PMI-PBA® Certification Training in Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Gain business analytics skills and help your organizations make informed decisions

  • Learn the skills and clarity needed to effectively perform a business analyst’s role 
  • Learn the core terminology, principles, and practices of Business analysis 
  • Define requirements, shape project outcomes and deliver expected results. 
  • 350,000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops every month
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Boost Your Business Analysis Abilities

The Project Management Institute’s Professional in Business Analysis ® (PMI-PBA) is one of the top certifications to validate your skill set and technical expertise as a business analyst. This credential demonstrates your knowledge and skills in business analysis, and your ability to competently use BA tools and techniques to enhance project success.

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Highlights

  • 35 Hours of Live, Instructor-Led Online Training  

  • Training by Authorized Training Partner (ATP) of PMI 

  • Gain 35 PDUs on Course Completion 

  • Real-Life Simulations and Case Studies 

  • PMI® Approved Courseware 

  • Digital Library of Learning Resources 

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Interact and engage with certified instructors with a wealth of industry experience and a mastery of the subject  

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Learn from the latest, most up-to-date curriculum, designed with industry needs in focus  

Hands-On Training

Learn with the help of practical individual and group exercises, quizzes, and activities  

Strengthen Foundations

Learn concepts from scratch by learning through step-by-step guidance and detailed feedback 

Continual Learning Support

Choose from monthly webinars, e-books, tutorials and more to strengthen your learning

Prerequisites

Prerequisites

  • Secondary degree (or equivalent) 
  • 7,500 hours of business analysis experience 
  • 2,000 hours working on project teams* 
  • 35 contact hours of education in business analysis

    For more details, please refer to the FAQs. 

Who Should Attend This Course

Business Analysts

Business Systems Analysts

Business customers, users or partners

New Product Development PMs

Project Coordinators

Project Managers and Team Leaders

Systems Architects and Developers

IT Managers/Directors

Software Developers

Systems Testers and Analysts

QA Professionals

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What You Will Learn

Introduction

Get introduced to business analysis and the roles and responsibilities of a business analyst 

Needs Assessment

Understand the reason behind performing needs assessments and how to identify opportunities 

Business Analysis Planning

Understand the importance of business analysis planning and how it is crucial for gathering requirements

Gathering Requirements

Learn about the various ways of gathering business requirements for analysis and their significance

Traceability and Monitoring

Continuously monitor and document requirements and manage the requirements lifecycle 

Solution Evaluation

Understand if the final solution(s) delivered meet business needs and the changes required (if any) 

Transform Your Workforce

Build Business Analysis Teams

Build a skilled team of business analysts capable of gathering, monitoring, and documenting requirements, and then leveraging their skills to deliver optimal solutions that meet business needs. 

  • Custom Training Solutions 
  • Experiential Learning 
  • Learn by Doing Approach 
  • Immediately Applicable Skills

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Course Curriculum

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Learning Objectives

  • Definition, Role, Requirements, Methodologies 
  • Project Management Institute’s (PMI)® Code of Ethics 

Learning Objectives

  • Defining Business Problems or Opportunities and Developing a Solutions Scope Statement or Business Case 
  • Determining the Value Proposition of the Initiative 
  • Identifying Business Needs and Developing Project Goals and Objectives 
  • Identifying Stakeholders and Stakeholder Values 


Learning Objectives

  • Planning  
  • Establishing Business Analysis Activities 
  • Defining strategy for Requirements Traceability 
  • Preparing the Requirements Management Plan 
  • Defining Requirements Change Control and Communication Processes 
  • Selecting methods for Requirements Change Control, and Document Control Processes 
  • Defining Business Metrics and Acceptance Criteria 

Learning Objectives

  • Eliciting and Identifying Requirements 
  • Analyzing, Decomposing, and Elaborating Requirements 
  • Evaluating Options and Capabilities using Decision-Making 
  • Allocating Requirements to Create a Requirements Baseline 
  • Obtaining Stakeholder Consensus in order to Obtain Sign-off 
  • Defining Requirements Specifications 
  • Validating Requirements using Tools and Techniques 
  • Detailing out Business Metrics and Acceptance Criteria 


Learning Objectives

  • Tracking the Status, Sources, and Relationships of Requirements using Artifacts or Tools 
  • Monitoring the Lifecycle of Requirements 
  • Updating the Status of Requirements and Recording Changes by Communicating with Stakeholders 
  • Communicating Important Requirements Information and Status with Stakeholders and Project Managers 
  • Managing Changes to the Requirements by evaluating Impacts, Dependencies and Risks 

Learning Objectives

  • Validating Solutions Test Results against Defined Requirements Acceptance Criteria 
  • Analyzing, Communicating, and Resolving Solution Gap Analysis 
  • Obtaining Stakeholder Sign-off and Proceeding Toward Deployment 
  • Using Valuation Techniques to Determine How Well the Solution Met Business Needs and Values 




PMI-PBA Course FAQs

Training Experience

On completion of the PMI-PBA Training, you will be able to develop an understanding of the following topics:   

  • Skills and clarity needed to effectively perform a business analyst’s role 
  • Core terminology, principles, and practices of Business analysis 
  • Achieving reliable, quality results with enhanced efficiency and consistency 

All those who are involved in Business Analysis and Project management will be able to enhance their career by undertaking this training. This course will provide value to: 

  • Business Analysts 
  • Business Systems Analysts 
  • Business customers, users, or partners 
  • New Product Development PMs 
  • Project Coordinators 
  • Project Managers and Team Leaders 
  • Systems Architects and Developers 
  • IT Managers/Directors 
  • Software Developers 
  • Systems Testers and Analysts 
  • QA Professionals 

To apply for the PMI-PBA® Credential, you need to meet the following requirements: 

  • Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate degree or 
  • 7,500 hours of business analysis experience 
  • 2,000 hours working on project teams* 
  • 35 contact hours of education in business analysis 

OR 

  • Bachelor’s degree or the global equivalent 
  • 4,500 hours of business analysis experience 
  • 2,000 hours working on project teams* 
  • 35 contact hours of education in business analysis 

Like all other certifications from PMI®, the PMI-PBA® is also relevant across sectors and geographies and defines a flexible approach to project analysis and management. A PMI-PBA® certification also helps your prospects of salary increase as compared to your non-certified counterparts. After this, you can continue your journey of excellence by pursuing other PMI certifications such as Project Management Professional (PMP)®. 

PMI-PBA Exam

The certification exam has 200 multiple-choice questions to be completed in four hours.

  • PMI Member: ₹23,459.00 
  • Non-member: ₹42,863.00 

Workshop Experience

Currently, all our courses are offered online as live, interactive, trainer-led sessions where you will get to learn directly from the trainer with opportunities to discuss and clear doubts. 

Our instructors are PMI-certified professionals who are also PMI-PBA certified. They have hands-on experience and will be able to tell you the practical aspects of what you are learning.  

Our courses are delivered through live interactive virtual classrooms. Our training focuses on interactive learning, split across hands-on exercises, discussions, and team collaboration, all facilitated by PMI-PBA certified professionals. The focus is on finding practical solutions to real-world scenarios in various development environments, both big and small.  

No, you do not need to record the sessions, the sessions will be auto recorded on our LMS, you will be able to refer to them. 

What learners are saying

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Kyle Hyla Business Analyst
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Om was very engaging and helpful. His wide range of industry disciplines made my experience weld seamlessly with the lessons. I very much enjoyed this class with knowledgehut.

Attended PMI-PBA® Certification workshop in June 2020

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Christine Pui San Yip Senior Business Analyst
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It has been a great experience going through the PMI-PBA course with KnowledgeHut. The instructor, Roger Goodman, was knowledgeable and kept the class engaged in discussing the various business analysis topics. Deepa Antony from Training Operations had also been very helpful and fast in sorting out our logins for the elearning course to fulfill the remaining hours for the PMI-PBA contact hours. Thank you, KH!

Attended PMI-PBA® Certification workshop in July 2019

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Tyler Wilson Full-Stack Expert
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The learning system set up everything for me. I wound up working on projects I've never done and never figured I could. 

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Zach B Front-End Developer
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The syllabus and the curriculum gave me all I required and the learn-by-doing approach all through the boot camp was without a doubt a work-like experience! 

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Ben Johnson Developer
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The FSD boot camp is a great, beginner-friendly program! I started from zero knowledge and learnt everything through the learn-by-doing method. 

Attended Full-Stack Development Bootcamp workshop in April 2021

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Tyler Wilson Full-Stack Expert
5

The learning system set up everything for me. I wound up working on projects I've never done and never figured I could. 

Attended Back-End Development Bootcamp workshop in April 2021

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Bob Cilliers Full Stack Engineer
5

The curriculum gave me everything I needed and the learn by doing approach throughout the bootcamp was indeed a work-like experience. 

Attended Full-Stack Development Bootcamp workshop in April 2021

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Elyssa Taber IT Manager.
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I would like to thank the KnowledgeHut team for the overall experience. My trainer was fantastic. Trainers at KnowledgeHut are well experienced and really helpful. They completed the syllabus on time, and also helped me with real world examples.

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PMI-PBA® Certification Course in Pittsburgh, PA

A favoured city among millennials, Pittsburgh has been on the recent news only because of a couple of things- the Steelers and its thriving arts scene. Pittsburgh, however, has long had an amazing tech environment, which looks to be blooming in the wake of recent developments. With the headquarters of many tech pioneers set up within the Steely City, the tech scene in Pittsburgh is all set to take off. Opportunities in Pittsburgh are aplenty, especially in the field of tech and business management.
KnowledgeHut Academy has started the PMI professional in business analysis training in Pittsburgh so that the dreamers in the city can grab hold of their dreams with ease.

About the Course:

PMI-PBA certification in Pittsburgh is one of the most sought-after courses in the area, as they produce competent business analysts consistently. PMI Professional in Business Analysis certification in Pittsburgh teaches you the tools and techniques involved in the subject so that you can help the organization run smoothly. Some of the topics taught in the course include analytical thinking, root cause analysis, gap analysis and the methods of modelling and analysing data for using them.

Benefits:

PMI Professional in Business Analysis online training in Pittsburgh gives its students a course completion certificate after you clear the certification exam. PMI-PBA training in Pittsburgh helps you establish yourself as a key asset to your employers, further increasing your chances of a promotion or a pay rise.

The KnowledgeHut Way:

PMI-PBA online training in Pittsburgh has low course fees so that anybody interested can enrol for the course if they want to. Register for a demo class today, to get a basic understanding of the course, before you decide to enrol. The downloadable courseware and online classroom are advantageous to those who cannot attend the classroom session.

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