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Analysis and Modeling Course

  • Thursday, February 16, 2023
  • Friday, February 17, 2023
  • 2 sessions
  • Thursday, February 16, 2023, 10:00 AM 5:30 PM (EST)
  • Friday, February 17, 2023, 10:00 AM 5:30 PM (EST)
  • Virtual training session
  • 25

Analysis and Modeling Course

There’s more to the BA role than just taking notes or scribing at meetings. This course helps us put the analysis in the Business Analyst! Let’s create order from the chaos and create a deeper understanding of what was uncovered during the elicitation process. We’ll learn the nuts and bolts of modeling as well as how to use models as an alternative elicitation method, and how to extract requirements from models.

Take this course alone, or as Course 4 of The Business Analysis Certificate program.

Prerequisites: Introduction to Business Analysis course or equivalent experience.

What We Cover:

  • The importance of modeling and analyzing requirements

  • When and why to model

  • Impacts to modeling based on stakeholder preferences and needs

  • Progressive elaboration and how to choose the right level of detail to model

  • How to adapt modeling based on approach – Agile, Waterfall, Incremental

  • How to tie models back to scope modeling

  • Different types of modeling, including:

    • Process Modeling (Process Maps, Swim Lanes)

    • Data Modeling (Data matrix, Entity Relationship Diagram (ERD), Class Diagram, Concept Modeling)

    • Interface Modeling (Prototyping, Mockups, Wireframes, Storyboards)

    • Interaction Modeling (Use Cases, SIPOC)

    • Decision Modeling (Decision Trees, Decision Tables, Weighted Ranking)

    • Problem Analysis / Root Cause Analysis (Ishikawa Diagram, 5 Whys)

    • Business Rules Analysis in modeling

Use discount code NN49DFW to receive a 10% discount on this course!

Intended Audience: Anyone who works on projects, especially those who are is interested in a career in Business Analysis, want to understand what Business Analysis is, want to help promote the profession of Business Analysis in their organization.



14 PD Hours | 14 CDUs

This professional development course is registered with IIBA® and qualifies for 14 Professional Development (PD) Hours toward IIBA® core certification and 14 Continuing Development Units (CDUs) toward retaining your existing IIBA® core certification.

This course also qualifies for 14 PDUs for your PMI certification.


Thursday, February 16, 2023;10:00 am - 5:30 pm EST

Friday, February 17, 2023; 10:00 am - 5:30 pm EST


$355.50 - Bluegrass IIBA Community *

$395.00 - General Admission

* Bluegrass IIBA Community gets a 10% discount off General Admission price. If you see this, you are part of the Bluegrass IIBA community. Use the Register Now button on this event listing with the discount code NN49DFW to get your 10% discount.


Jennifer Battan, the Out of the Box BA, has an energetic passion injecting innovation and creative problem solving techniques into how BAs do their day to day work. Her passion is helping teams apply the art and science of business analysis techniques with fresh, modern perspectives.  Jen is an internationally recognized conference speaker, educator and thought leader within the business analysis and creative problem solving communities. She served on her local IIBA (International Institute of Business Analysis) Chapter board as President and various roles for more than seven years, and led a content development and writing team for the Guide to the IIBA Body of Knowledge.  Jen has been a passionate volunteer with the Minnesota Destination Imagination Affiliate for more than 18 years, serving as an Appraiser, Regional Challenge Master, and Volunteer Dissector (Challenge Editor) inspiring today's learners to utilize diverse approaches in applying 21st century skills and creativity.

Course Sponsored by:


The Uncommon League is an IIBA® Premier Education Provider!      

The Bluegrass IIBA Chapter is a Premier Business Analysis Training Provider!

Use discount code NN49DFW to receive a 10% discount on this course!


Based in Lexington, Kentucky and serving all interested Kentucky Business Analysts    

Mailing address:  Bluegrass IIBA Chapter | 1588 Leestown Road, Suite 130-111 | Lexington, KY  40511



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