Which Comes First CBAP Certification Or Business Analyst Training?

You want to learn or master all the core business analysis skills, and get a lot of hands-on experience before you start working on your business analyst certification for the following reasons:

  1. Hands-On Experience Is Now Required For Certification: Nowadays, more certification providers are requiring lots of hands on experience (3, 4 or more years). It is now becoming accepted that you there is not much value in pursuing a certification except you’ve actually worked in an industry for a number of years and you have hands-on business analyst experience.

Job Opening for Integration Planning Contract Business Analyst Role


We are looking for a Integration Planning Business Analyst for a contract role for 12 months in St. Louis, MO 63101

The Integration Planning Business Analyst will assist with the IT post merger integration planning activities for Research and Development IT.

Creation of the IT planning artifacts involves:

  1. Creation of work- package generation templates
  2. Analyzing the gathered data
  3. Creation of high-level work packages using the templates and the analyzed data
  4. Contribution to RFPs for additional vendor selection
  5. Assembly of the detailed panning documents from the work packages and other materials