IIBA South African Chapter update

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Information about IIBA South African Chapter update

Published on May 16, 2007

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Stephanie Bulmer, acting vice chairperson of IIBA SA discusses kicking starting the International Institute of Business Analysis South African Chapter and the need to Professionalism.

SA Chapter Update Presented by: Stephanie Bulmer What?How? Business Process Education Centre Acting Vice President IIBA-SA 16 th May 2007

Agenda What is the IIBA? What is a Business Analyst? IIBA Body of Knowledge BA Certification Current Status of IIBA SA

What is the IIBA?

What is a Business Analyst?

IIBA Body of Knowledge

BA Certification

Current Status of IIBA SA

What is the IIBA The International Institute of Business Analysis is an international non-profit association for business analysis professionals. Vision: To be the world's leading association for Business Analysis professionals Mission: To develop and maintain standards for the practice of business analysis and for the certification of its practitioners

The International Institute of Business Analysis is an international non-profit association for business analysis professionals.

IIBA Goals Create and develop awareness and recognition of the value and contribution of the role of the Business Analysis Professional Define the Body of Knowledge Define the business analysis profession by providing certification to its members Provide a forum for knowledge sharing

Create and develop awareness and recognition of the value and contribution of the role of the Business Analysis Professional

Define the Body of Knowledge

Define the business analysis profession by providing certification to its members

Provide a forum for knowledge sharing

What is a Business Analyst? The Definition Works as a liaison among stakeholders to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies, and information and information systems Understands business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommends solutions that enable the organization to achieve its goals

The Definition

Works as a liaison among stakeholders to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies, and information and information systems

Understands business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommends solutions that enable the organization to achieve its goals

What is the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge? Captures the sum of knowledge within the profession of Business Analysis Areas of knowledge Associated activities & tasks Skills necessary to be effective Reflects currently accepted practices Owned & enhanced by the professionals who apply it

Captures the sum of knowledge within the profession of Business Analysis

Areas of knowledge

Associated activities & tasks

Skills necessary to be effective

Reflects currently accepted practices

Owned & enhanced by the professionals who apply it

Business Analysis Certification Certification background Conducted Job Survey Analysis Awarded contract to Castle Worldwide for psychometrician assistance Test questions written in August 2006 Finalizing questions by year end 2006 IIBA CBAP Certification First Sitting held Nov. 10, 2006 16 successful CBAP 12 Exam offers for 2007, including 2 international – London, England and Australia Opportunity for SA BA’s: Will be held in SA if enough members ISO 17024

Certification background

Conducted Job Survey Analysis

Awarded contract to Castle Worldwide for psychometrician assistance

Test questions written in August 2006

Finalizing questions by year end 2006

IIBA CBAP Certification

First Sitting held Nov. 10, 2006 16 successful CBAP

12 Exam offers for 2007, including 2 international – London, England and Australia

Business Analysis Certification Designation - Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) The IIBA Certification will recognize individuals with an advanced level of knowledge and qualifications The IIBA will consider offering additional certification programs in the future based on demand Note: Education Provider certifications will not be recognized as a substitute to the IIBA certification

Designation - Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)

The IIBA Certification will recognize individuals with an advanced level of knowledge and qualifications

The IIBA will consider offering additional certification programs in the future based on demand

Business Analysis Certification Certification Entrance Criteria Five years work experience in past 10 years Experience in 4 out of 6 knowledge areas Minimum high school education Two references 21 hours of professional development Contact Education@southafrica.theiiba.org

Certification Entrance Criteria

Five years work experience in past 10 years

Experience in 4 out of 6 knowledge areas

Minimum high school education

Two references

21 hours of professional development

Endorsed Education Providers There are currently 43 EEP’s around the world Committee will evaluate training programs submitted by vendors IIBA will provide direction on programs that align with the BOK Courses will not be audited by a committee member IIBA web site will have an area for members to review endorsed education providers

There are currently 43 EEP’s around the world

Committee will evaluate training programs submitted by vendors

IIBA will provide direction on programs that align with the BOK

Courses will not be audited by a committee member

IIBA web site will have an area for members to review endorsed education providers

THE SOUTH AFRICAN CHAPTER Mission: Further the aims of the IIBA Represent interests of local BA’s in respect of international IIBA goals Offer local value for chapter BA’s

Current Status of Chapter Start Up Kickoff meetings held in CT & JHB (x2) Petition signed by 15 IIBA member to form the SA IIBA Chapter Acting Board has been assigned Formally establish the SA Chapter by July 2007 Membership target: 200 members by end of 2007 Monthly networking events (evenings) in Gauteng and Western Cape Get IIBA to offer CBAP exams in Western Cape and Gauteng in late 2007/early 2008

Kickoff meetings held in CT & JHB (x2)

Petition signed by 15 IIBA member to form the SA IIBA Chapter

Acting Board has been assigned

Formally establish the SA Chapter by July 2007

Membership target: 200 members by end of 2007

Monthly networking events (evenings) in Gauteng and Western Cape

Get IIBA to offer CBAP exams in Western Cape and Gauteng in late 2007/early 2008

Thank You Stephanie Bulmer [email_address] www.southafrica.theiiba.org

Stephanie Bulmer

[email_address]

www.southafrica.theiiba.org

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