Business Analysis Certification

Project Management Dynamics Africa ( PMD Africa ) is proud to offer the following performance improving qualifications to help improve individual , teams and their contribution to organisational performance.

In partnership with The George Washington University & TwentyEighty, PMD Africa offers you the ability to obtain an Associate’s Certificate in Business Analysis. Obtaining an Associate’s Certificate showcases knowledge and skills within the Business Analysis discipline.

For practitioners who would like to master the subjects associated with business analysis, PMD Africa and The George Washington University offer a Master’s Certificate. Obtaining the Master’s Certificate allows you to add credentials after your name, and proclaims you as an expert in your field.

ASSOCIATE CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS ANALYSIS

Qualification Name

Associate Certificate in Business Analysis

Method of Instruction

Duration
Complete three Courses within two years
On site
Public
E Learning
Core Course
Choose one from the following
Fundamentals of Business Analysis

Yes

Yes

No

Elective Courses
Choose at least one of the following
Eliciting and managing requirements

Yes

Yes

No

Business Process Modeling

Yes

Yes

Yes

Developing Use Cases

Yes

Yes

Yes

 Business Data Modeling

Yes

Yes

No

Facilitation techniques for business analysis

Yes

Yes

No

Testing Techniques for Tracing and Validating Requirements

Yes

Yes

Yes

Enterprise Business Analysis

Yes

Yes

No

Defining needs and solution scope

Yes

Yes

No

Analyzing benefits and Refining Solutions

Yes

Yes

No

Up to one courses may be taken from the following
Managing Projects

Yes

Yes

Yes

Managing IT Projects

Yes

Yes

Yes

Project Leadership, Management & Communications

Yes

Yes

Yes

Negotiation Skills for Project Managers

Yes

Yes

No

Agile Course Curriculum :
On site
Public
E Learning
Agile Practices for Product Owners

Yes

Yes

No

Agile Projects : Keys to getting started

Yes

Yes

No

Delivering Agile Projects with Scrum

Yes

Yes

No

Developing Agile Requirements

Yes

Yes

No

Estimating and Planning Agile Projects

Yes

Yes

No

Project Portfolio Management Using Agile

Yes

Yes

No

Business Skills Courses:
On site
Public
E Learning
Project Portfolio Management Using Agile

Yes

Yes

No

Budget and Financial Management

Yes

Yes

No

Coaching & Mentoring for Improved Performance

Yes

Yes

No

Communicating Up: Winning Strategies for
Successful Executive Conversations

Yes

Yes

No

Critical Thinking & Problem Solving

Yes

Yes

No

Establishing a Business Mindset

Yes

Yes

No

High-Impact Communication

Yes

Yes

No

Taking Charge of Organizational Change

Yes

Yes

No

MASTERS CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS ANALYSIS

Qualification Name

Masters Certificate in Business Analysis

Method of Instruction

Duration
Complete Seven Courses within four years
On site
Public
E Learning
Core Course
Choose one Course from the following
Fundamentals of Business Analysis

Yes

Yes

No

Elective Courses
least four courses must be taken from the following
Eliciting and managing requirements

Yes

Yes

No

Business Process Modeling

Yes

Yes

Yes

Developing Use Cases

Yes

Yes

Yes

Business Data Modeling

Yes

Yes

No

Testing Techniques for tracing and validating requirements

Yes

Yes

Yes

Facilitation techniques for business analysis

Yes

Yes

No

Enterprise business analysis

Yes

Yes

No

Analyzing benefits and Refining Solutions

Yes

Yes

No

Defining needs and solution scope

Yes

Yes

No

Up to one courses may be taken from the following
Managing Projects

Yes

Yes

Yes

Managing IT Projects

Yes

Yes

Yes

Project Leadership, Management & Communications

Yes

Yes

Yes

Negotiation Skills for Project Managers

Yes

Yes

No

Agile Course Curriculum :
On site
Public
E Learning
Agile Practices for Product Owners

Yes

Yes

No

Agile Projects : Keys to getting started

Yes

Yes

No

Delivering Agile Projects with Scrum

Yes

Yes

No

Developing Agile Requirements

Yes

Yes

No

Estimating and Planning Agile Projects

Yes

Yes

No

Project Portfolio Management Using Agile

Yes

Yes

No

Business Skills Courses:
On site
Public
E Learning
Project Portfolio Management Using Agile

Yes

Yes

No

Budget and Financial Management

Yes

Yes

No

Coaching & Mentoring for Improved Performance

Yes

Yes

No

Communicating Up: Winning Strategies for
Successful Executive Conversations

Yes

Yes

No

Critical Thinking & Problem Solving

Yes

Yes

No

Establishing a Business Mindset

Yes

Yes

No

High-Impact Communication

Yes

Yes

No

Taking Charge of Organizational Change

Yes

Yes

No