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PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA) - Module I
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Date: 2018-01-27
Time: 9:30am - 5:30pm
Venue: TBC
PDU: 7
Speaker: Mr. Raymond Wong
Fee:
PMI-HK Member: HKD 1,500
Non-PMI-HK Member: HKD 1,800
Status: Available
Synopsis

Have you involved in projects that were led by experienced project leaders with proper work plans and yet encountered big challenges in developing the right solution that meets Business expectations?  Inaccurate requirements elicitation & analysis consistently ranks in the top three causes of project failure. Yet many organizations in Hong Kong do not have the resources with the right tools & techniques in place to perform this critical project development function properly. This unique course is aimed at Project Business Representatives, Product Owners (Agile), Business Analysts, Project Managers and Team Leaders who are looking for skills beyond traditional approach in user requirements development. In this intensive 1-day workshop, your instructor will explain the concepts, principles & selected techniques of requirements elicitation & analysis advocated in “Business Analysis for Practitioners – A Practice Guide”, a best practice published by PMI USA. As well, the course will demonstrate how those techniques differ from traditional methods, and why those techniques will improve your project outcomes. This course carries 8 PDUs which can be used to meet part of your PMP re-certification PDU requirements, as well as partially fulfilling the 35 PDU contact hours requirements to attend the PMI-PBA certification examination. 
 
Course Objectives
 
Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:
  • Quote key Business Analysis concepts, principle & processes to justify your project requirements development approach & resource needs.
  • Describe steps in developing a sound Business Case for a project that aligns with organization strategy.
  • Plan for your PMI-PBA exam undertaking.
Course Outline:
  • Significance & Basic Concepts of Business Analysis
  • Business Analysis Credentials, Business Analysis & Business Analyst (BA)
  • Needs & Importance of BA in Solution Delivery Process
  • BA Involvement & Responsibilities in Project Life Cycle (PLC)
  • PMI-PBA Exam Briefing
Audience
  • Those who are interested in leading or participating in project requirements elicitation & analysis
  • Project Managers, Team Leaders and Business Analysts who want to know the best practices in Business Analysis in a project environment
  • PMPs aiming at gaining PDU
Format
  • Interactive Classroom Instruction
  • Small Group Exercises

Instructor’s Profile - Mr. Raymond Wong, Past-President, PMIHK
PMP, PMI-ACP, PMI-PBA, CSM, CSPO, CPIT(PD)


Being a seasoned executive and project director with expertise in ICT Technology, Raymond understands the significance of professional project management, business analysis, technical development methods and how these competencies are increasing importance to an organization. Raymond has over 30 years of IT experience with leading edge corporations. He has held senior positions such as Managing Director, General Manager, and Principal Consultant of leading-edge technology and system integration firms in Canada, Hong Kong and China. Raymond is very passionate about the professionalism in Project Management, Agile Approach & Business Analysis. He was one of the founders of the Project Management Institute (PMI), Hong Kong Chapter in 1997 and has been serving as an Executive Committee Member of the Hong Kong Chapter from 1997-2013. He is the Past President of PMI Hong Kong Chapter. Currently, Raymond is managing his own consultancy business.