NICF- Strategic Business Analysis

Overview

Raise your business analysis skills to a strategic, enterprise-level perspective – with this course. The Strategic Business Analysis course will equip you with the knowledge and techniques to better understand your organisation and industry, identify issues and opportunities, develop innovative solutions, scope the solution, and develop strong business case.

This is a must-attend course for business analysis practitioners, project managers, and business users who have been undertaking business analysis work but who are new to strategic enterprise-level business analysis.

More than just learning the theory, you will work in teams to apply the strategic analysis concepts, methods and techniques to a case study in a systematic manner to facilitate effective learning and to prepare you for the application of strategic analysis in your organisation.

The course is endorsed by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA).

Upon successful completion of this course, you will earn:

  • 19.5 Professional Development hours (PD Hours) for the initial CBAP® application and Continuing Development Units (CDUs) for re-certification under IIBA®
  • 13 Professional Development Units (PDUs) (Business: 13) that can be used to maintain your PMP® credential.

Note that for the purpose of PDU reporting by those with PMP® credentials, the PMI REP Provider Number of ISS is “2339”.

  • NICF- Strategic Business Analysis
  • NICF- Strategic Business Analysis

Enquiry

Please contact Ms. Elizabeth EE Enshi at tel: 65165409 or email for more details.

Facts

Class Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm

PDU: 13

PDU and PD hours are available for this course

In Collaboration with...

IIBA

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This course is part of the Business Analysis Series offered by NUS-ISS.

Upcoming Classes

Class 123 Aug 2017 to 25 Aug 2017

Duration: 3 days

Class 222 Nov 2017 to 24 Nov 2017

Duration: 3 days

Course Details

  • Key Takeaways
  • Who Should Attend
  • What Will Be Covered
  • Fees & Funding
  • Certificate
  • Preparing for Your Course

At the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Understand and analyse your organisation's business, the industry and environment in which it operates
  • Identify problems and issues
  • Identify and develop innovative opportunities
  • Develop alternative solutions, evaluate and recommend the most feasible solution
  • Develop and present the business case for the proposed solution

This course is for IT or business professionals who already have project-level business analysis experience but who are new to strategic-level enterprise business analysis. Relevant practising professionals include:

  • Business Analysts
  • Systems Analysts
  • Project Managers
  • Business Users
  • Introduction to strategic analysis
  • The strategy framework - assessing the environment
  • The strategy framework - identifying strategic issues
  • The strategy framework - formulating strategies
  • Developing a business case

Format

Lectures, workshops, class discussions and exercises

Self-sponsored

International Students

S'poreans (below 40 years old)/ PRs (of any age)

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy 
(i.e. S’porean aged 40 and above)

Workfare Training Support2

Full course fee

S$2400

S$2400

S$2400

S$2400

SSG grant

-

(S$1680)

(S$1680)

(S$1680)

Nett course fee

S$2400

S$720

S$720

S$720

7% GST on nett course fee

S$168

S$50.40

S$50.40

S$50.40

Total nett course fee payable, including GST

S$2568

S$770.40

S$770.40

S$770.40

Less additional funding if eligible under various schemes#

-

-

(S$480)

(S$600)

Total nett course fee payable, including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes

S$2568

S$770.40

S$290.40

S$170.40


Company-sponsored

International Students

S'poreans (below 40 years old)/ PRs (of any age)

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy 
(i.e. S’porean aged 40 and above)

Workfare Training Support2

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs3

Notes

Full course fee

S$2400

S$2400

S$2400

S$2400

S$2400

SSG grant

-

(S$1680)

(S$1680)

(S$1680)

(S$1680)

Nett course fee

S$2400

S$720

S$720

S$720

S$720

7% GST on nett course fee

S$168

S$50.40

S$50.40

S$50.40

S$50.40

Total nett course fee payable, including GST

S$2568

S$770.40

S$770.40

S$770.40

S$770.40

Fee payable to NUS-ISS

Less additional funding if eligible under various schemes#

-

-

(S$480)

(S$600)

(S$480)

Total nett course fee payable, including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes

-

-

S$290.40

S$170.40

S$290.40

Actual financial outlay by company


Various Funding Schemes

1Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy

  • Singaporeans aged 40 and above may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the course fees.


2
Workfare Training Support (WTS)

  • Singaporeans aged 35 and above (13 years and above for Persons With Disabilities) and earn not more than $2,000 per month, may enjoy subsidies up to 95% of the course fees.


3
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)

  • SME-sponsored employees (Singaporean Citizens and PRs) may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the course fees. For more details, click on Enhanced Training Support for SMEs.

Course attendee is eligible for only one funding scheme.

#Application for additional funding under the various schemes are to be claimed by the company after completion of course. Claims are submitted via Skillsconnect. You may wish to refer to Skillsconnect guide 4.1 for more information.

This course is aligned to the National Infocomm Competency Framework (NICF) and accredited by SSG. Absentee payroll and up to 70% SSG funding of the course fee is available for eligible participants (Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents). Absentee payroll subsidy is available for eligible companies and companies on a short work week system will receive the absentee payroll subsidy based on their employees' current income. Please visit www.ssg.gov.sg for full details.

Certificate of Completion

The ISS Certificate of Completion will be issued to participants who have attended at least 75% of the course.

WSQ Assessment

  • Broad Schedule of Assessment: During the course
  • Passing Criteria: Generally achieve above 50%
  • Assessment Method: Workshops and open-book quiz at the end of class

Upon passing the assessment, Statement of Attainment (SOAs) will be issued to certify that the participant has passed the following Competency Units:

  • IT-CIO-508S-1 Identify and implement business innovation
  • IT-CIO-402S-1 Develop a feasibility report

Participants may need to attend additional coaching sessions and re-assessments if they do not pass the required competency units. ISS reserves the right not to disclose any information on the course assessment process.

NUS-ISS Course Registration Terms and Conditions

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NUS-ISS and Learner’s Commitment and Responsibilities

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WIFI Access

WIFI access will be made available. User ID and password will be provided in the participant’s kit.

Venue

Institute of Systems Science, NUS
25 Heng Mui Keng Terrace
Singapore 119615 

Click here for directions to NUS-ISS.

In the event of a change of venue, participants are advised to refer to the acceptance email sent one week prior to the commencement date.

Course Confirmation

All classes are subject to confirmation and ISS will send an acceptance email to participants one week prior to the commencement date. Confirmed registrants are to attend and complete all lectures, class exercises, workshops and assessments (where applicable). Additionally, all responses to feedbacks and surveys conducted by ISS and its partners must be submitted. All training and assessments will be delivered as described in the course webpage.

General Enquiry

Please feel free to write to isstraining@nus.edu.sg or call 6516 2093 if you have any enquiry or feedback.

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