BCS Business Analysis Foundation (inc Exam)

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Business analysis has become one of the most in-demand skills in the world today, Most recently, LinkedIn ranked business analysis as one of the key skills all employees should have to improve their salary.


  • A vital skill in today’s increasingly agile-driven environment

  • Successfully analyse and improve agile projects

  • Applicable to numerous industries

  • Certifications available from world leading organisations including APMG and BCS



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About this course

Take your first step on your business analysis career path by attaining a certification that employers around the world respect and value. Understand how to identify and evaluate options for improving your business. Develop skills and knowledge to support successful business change programs within your organisation.

Is this for you?

The Foundation Certificate is designed for people who want to understand business analysis, support change and improve business processes. Suitable for business analysts, business managers and members of their team, business change managers and project managers

Career ladder

This qualification can help lead you to a rewarding career as a Business Analyst.

What does the course cover?

You’ll gain a broad understanding of business analysis, including:

– The role and competencies of a Business Analyst
– Investigation techniques, including interviews, observations, workshops, and prototyping
– How to categorise, analyse and manage stakeholders
– How to model business processes
– Making a business and financial case and assessing the feasibility
– How to establish, document and model requirements


There are no pre-requisites required for this qualification.

Start Date

Please see dates listed on the website

Study Type

Online or Live Webinar

Training Type

Foundation Certificate


2-day live webinar including a minimum of 27 hours of personal study

Award and Associated Qualifications

BCS Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis

This training course is for individuals who are looking to gain further exposure into the world of Business Analysis and wish to improve their understanding of Business Analysis techniques and its practical application to business operations.

This training course includes:

  • The BCS Certificate in Business Analysis Foudnation
  • Free BCS Membership for 1 year after taking your first BCS E-Professional Exam
  • BCS Completion Certificate
  • Experienced Instructor

For the majority of our courses, no prior experience is required. For scaled scrum master certified (SSMC). You will need to be Scrum Master Certified (SMC) first.

All our courses lead to industry recognised qualifications, accredited by the likes of the BCS, Axelos and ScrumStudy

We have intakes every month, some of our courses are operated using self-study, which allows you instant access.

Yes, all our courses are designed to work around a busy work/family life. We recommend you dedicate around 8-10 hours of study per week. Our live classes are mostly held on the weekend to accommodate our students.

Some of our certifications are studied online using our interactive platform and some of our programmes are conducted via live webinar classes (instructor led).

All of our classes are held online, either live instructor led via webinar or self-study via our interactive online platform.

No re-sits are provided and additional cost will be charged for any resits. However we have a very high pass rates in completing the exam.

Our costs vary per course, You can split the payments over 3, 6 and 12 month interest free payment plans.

Yes, our payment plans stretch from 3 to 12 months interest free.


British Computer Society



Online Instructor-led (2 days)

Online Self-paced (32 hours)


  • Official BCS Exam
  • 40 Questions
  • Multiple Choice
  • 1 Hour Exam
  • Exam can be taken from home
  • 65% pass mark

Why Get Qualified?

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Our programmes include placing individuals on live projects to gain experience and give you one to one support to develop your skillset. We even offer post job support in order to ensure there is a smooth transition from beginner to advanced level.

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” I was a struggling working as a recruiter but landed a role as a Project Manager within 2 months of studying with TLA”. We helped him using our 3 tier programme. This consisted of getting him qualified as a Project Manager before moving him into a 3 month live internship.

Liam W.

Fast Food Restaurant

” I previously owned a food takeaway business before moving into complaint handling. I become frustrated with the lack of career progression. That’s when I stumbled across Transform Learning Academy. They helped me to become a business data analyst! “

Aastha Jain

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“The internship helped a lot to boost my confidence, but the minute you told me about interview preparation I was sold!” Since completing the programme with Transform Learning Academy, Aastha has gone on to become a contract business analyst.

Adam W.

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” Adam had been moving from job to job, mostly working in the target driven environment of complaints handling. He really wanted to switch from a target driven environment that has zero opportunity of progression, to a career where he could develop and grow. “

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After working as a teacher for most her career, Naiha was looking to switch to a more lucrative career. After doing the TLA Business Analysis programme, she managed to double her salary by landing a business analyst role.

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” I was struggling working in a target driven environment and wanted to make a change! ” He decided to complete our digital project management programme and the rest is history. He moved from working in the operation to working on the operation. This entitled him to a huge salary increase.

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