PMI- PBA Management Courses | Project Vanguards

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Our Classroom classes are streamed live virtually with cameras using GoToWebinar, so you can attend from anywhere in the world!

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Number of Contact Hours: 35

Cost of Course: $1499.99
> includes all materials
> see Group Specials + Discount tab for promotional prices

Online Connection is Required

Class Schedule

We teach one public "Professional in Business Analysis" (PMI-PBA) curriculum (5-Week Classes).

PMI-PBA Weekday Classes:
  • ALL PMI-PBA Exam Prep classes are taught Live-Online (Virtual) (nothing recorded)
  • We meet 10 times per Exam Prep Class: from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (4 hours) CT every Tuesday and Thursday.
  • Live-In-Person PMI-PBA classes are available to groups of 3 or more


    You can sign up for one of these upcoming classes by using PayPal "Buy Now” button above, or Square “Pay Using Square” button (located below).
    October/November 2020
    DAYS: Tuesday and Thursday
    DATE: Starts Tuesday October 20th & Finishes Thursday November 19th
    LOCATION: We meet 10 times Virtually (GoToWebinar) from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.(4 hours) CT
    MATERIALS: Hard-copies mailed to you; digital copies accessible on Day 1 of class

    For more information on the PMI-PBA credential, visit PMI here.


    Our Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA)® Exam Prep Class is comprehensive, carefully designed, and focused on a single goal: Give You EVERYTHING you need to pass the Project Management Institute’s (PMI)® PMI-PBA certification exam. The PMI-PBA certification is a tremendously powerful credential that demonstrates a thorough skill set and knowledge of business analysis that is unparalleled in it’s technical excellence. Anyone interested in how businesses function, assess needs, plan, analyze, grow, charter projects, work with stakeholders to elicit, track, and communicate requirements, facilitate meetings, utilize efficient tools to trace and monitor requirements and engage stakeholders, and cultivate/evaluate stakeholder success and satisfaction, is the perfect candidate to earn this credential. This credential is a great first step or next step for those aspiring to learn how all business investments/projects function from gathering and interpreting data into information and reports through the entirety of its life-cycle. The PMI-PBA is a strong combination with the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification. It’s also a very important part of the future of Project Management. This course covers all the key areas of required study for the certification exam. The exam is 200 questions, multiple-choice over 4 hours. The PMI-PBA 200-question exam (can be taken from anywhere online, proctored) covers the following domains:

    • PMI-PBA Exam Prep Kit
    • Enhanced Skillset and Knowledge of Business Analysis practices and tools across all project management methodologies
    • Analyzing Agreements and S.O.W. (Statements of Work) to Effectively Develop Project Charter's
    • Improved requirements elicitation and traceability, delivery of business value and project success
    • Technical proficiency facilitating meetings and managing stakeholder expectations (gathering requirements with acceptance criteria)
    • Validation of your skillset, experience, ability, and proven understanding of current tools and terminology

  • Access to Recorded Videos of all Classes for Life
  • Access to All Live Virtual PMI-PBA Exam Prep Classes for Life
  • Physical Course Materials Mailed to your Physical Mailing Address Entered at PayPal Checkout
  • Live Virtual Whiteboard Screen-sharing with Instructor
  • 35 contact hours of education in Professionals in Business Analysis practices (required by PMI to apply for the exam)
  • Training from a former PMI Officer
  • Textbook The PMI-PBA Exam Prep by Barbara Carkenord, covering exam content and test-taking strategies, with simulated exams including modified cloned PMI-PBA exam questions
  • 12 months of access to additional practice questions through BA Fast-Track, an exclusive online e-learning program
  • Course notebook with comprehensive memory-device aids covering all aspects of the exam content
  • All classroom supplies (pen, markers, highlighter, etc.)
  • PMI-PBA exam application start-to-finish assistance on the last day of class (we’ll help you write your experience summaries to minimize PMI Auditing likelihood)
  • Ongoing, post-class support by Project Vanguards LLC Instructor
  • Exclusive Share Drive Access with additional Practice Exam Questions and Studying Materials

  • AGENDA Introduction
  • Baseline Exam Introduction and Score Sheet
  • PMI-PBA Application Requirements & Process
  • PMI-PBA Exam Specification
  • Standardized Exam Strategies & Tips
  • Business Analysis Key Concepts
  • Project Justification & Chartering
  • Needs Assessment
  • Planning
  • Analysis, Part 1: Elicitation
  • Analysis, Part 2
  • Traceability and Monitoring
  • Evaluation
  • Course Final Practice Exam
  • Course Wrap-up and Next Steps


    Also, and perhaps most importantly, if life happens and you need to refresh and refine your knowledge again, or you simply need to earn some PDU’s to maintain your credential once achieving it, don't worry, because you may audit (re-take) our PMI-PBA Exam Prep class again indefinitely, for no additional charge. There is no other organization that offers this to its students both before and after Exam completion for both credential seekers AND Professional Development Units (PDU). This is yet another incentive and added bonus to taking our PMI-PBA Exam Prep class.


    You do NOT need decades of experience to attain this credential, nor do you have to have many years of experience as a Business Analyst. We teach professionals from all backgrounds!


    10% Rebate Check Given On Last Day of Class! Full Price Up-Front; All Veterans and Military Service-Members

    Special Offer! We are offering rebates to be received upon course completion for groups and/or businesses wishing to enroll multiple people in any one of our Agile (PMI-ACP) exam preparation classes. These savings also apply to groups who wish to set up training at their location or enroll in one of our on-site university classes.

    And here are the rates:
    5+= 10% Rebate
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    If you are a US Military Veteran then first allow us to say THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE! You are VERY appreciated here!

    And for those Veterans using Chapter 31, or VR&E, we've got great news! VR&E fully pays for your PMI-PBA Exam Prep Course. All you have to do is sit down with your Chapter 31 Case Manager and give them our Building/Facility Code of 25146543.


    Students and Military veterans get a 10% discount. This discount only applies to individuals and not groups. For a group discount, please see above.