Business Analyst Career Starter Programme

Fast Track to a Business Analyst Career Path

  • Business Analysts make up to £43k per year
  • Completion time: 6 – 9 months
  • Qualified Tutors with practical Business Analysis experience
  • Interactive business analyst assignments & AI-assisted online learning
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    Discover the world of Business Analysis

    Our comprehensive Business Analyst Career Programme is meticulously crafted to empower aspiring Business Analysts with the essential skills required to not only thrive but also stand out in today’s dynamic and high-speed professional landscape. This program also serves as a platform to reaffirm the proficiencies of seasoned Business Analysts.

    Throughout this program, you will master the art of adopting a holistic perspective when delving into organizational processes, leveraging cutting-edge business analysis tools, and implementing advanced business analyst skills. You will gain hands-on experience in utilizing a plethora of techniques and industry best practices to adeptly gather critical information, all the while researching and presenting alternative solutions that hold merit for crucial stakeholders.

    Prepare to submerge yourself in the captivating realm of business analysis, as you embark on a journey to enhance your abilities like never before.

    Certification details

    ITonlinelearning is a verified BCS Accredited Training Partner (ATP), which means that this certification has been rigorously assessed and approved to meet industry standards.

    Certification: BCS Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis
    Vendor: BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT
    Study time: 20 – 30 hours

    Certification: BCS Practitioner Certificate in Business Analysis Practice
    Vendor:BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT
    Study time: 20 – 30 hours

    How You Qualify

    Your learning journey will last 6 to 12 months on this career programme.

    Once you have finalised your registration, you will:

    • Receive your Terms of Learning document and login details
    • Meet your qualified Tutor and Study Coach
    • Access your online learning portal
    • Explore the resources you have available to you.
    • Gain 1 year access to TOTUM Pro Membership

    Your course is available to you any time, anywhere with 24/7 access.

    If you are unsure or need more clarity on a section within your course, you can reach out to your Tutor, access our exclusive project webinars, and receive additional notes and feedback from your Tutor. Our community forum is also available for all learners to interact with fellow students or their tutors.

    Your Career Support Services

    After completing your business analysis courses, you’ll gain access to your Recruitment Advisor who will help you get job-ready.

    Once you have finished your qualifications, your personalised recruitment advisor will:

    • Provide you with a new CV and LinkedIn profile
    • Assist you with job applications
    • Prepare you for interviews by providing interview prep in the form of mock interviews and one-on-one consultation
    • Supporting you with any job-related assessments.

    How You Will Be Supported

    • Personal Career Advisor
    • One-to-One Tutor Support
    • Personalised feedback on your assignments and quizzes
    • A Dedicated Support Team
    • 24/7 Course Access
    • Flexible and Interest-Free Payments
    • A job/money-back guarantee to protect your investment
    • Course-Specific Webinars
    • Specialist Recruitment Advisor

    Career Programme Breakdown

    • A consultation with a Career Consultant to corroborate your course choice
    • Unlimited, 12-month access to 3 official BCS Business Analysis Courses
    • 2 official BCS Business Analysis Exams
    • Certified Tutor to provide support with course questions and study habits
    • Access to a full Support Team for assistance with examinations, notes, and study queries
    • Access to our AI Tutorbot, Exam Simulator and Student Support Forum
    • Business Analysis scenario-based workbooks to practically implement your knowledge

    Certification details

    The British Computer Society (BCS)
    All of the certifications in this Career Programme are accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS). Since 1957, BCS has been a driving force in educating and nurturing IT professionals, computer scientists, and engineers. BCS upholds the IT profession, accredits Chartered IT Professional status through their Royal Charter, and creates a global community of computing enthusiasts who are passionate about promoting and advancing the field.

    BCS stands for the British Computer Society, and is also known as ‘BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT’. It’s one of the world’s leading professional bodies for IT, with a whopping 70,000 members in over 100 countries! BCS is more than just an institution, though, it’s a movement that brings together like-minded individuals who share a common goal: to elevate the practice of computing and make a meaningful impact on the world.


    Business Analysis Tutor

    Meet Ryan, our dedicated Business Analysis tutor with a passion for demystifying the principles and processes of the field. His tutoring involves breaking down complex concepts into understandable insights through interactive examples and exercises. Ryan’s commitment to fostering a dynamic learning environment ensures that students not only grasp the foundations of BA but also connect them to practical applications.

    David Web and Software Development Tutor


    Business Analysis Tutor

    Introducing Simon, a seasoned professional in Business Analysis, dedicated to imparting a deep understanding of its principles and practices to students. With a decade-long career spanning diverse industries, Simon is an expert in his field. Through interactive discussions and collaborative projects, Simon empowers students to thrive in dynamic business landscapes, making him a reliable tutor for those looking to excel in the world of strategic decision-making.

    Meet Your Expert Tutors

    Learn more about the people who will be guiding you on your journey. Your journey will be supported by our expert tutors.

    Your One-of-a-Kind Solution

    Work in any industry!
    The world is constantly changing, which means businesses and their technology need to move along with it. Business analysts look at data and create solutions for all business goals. There’s never been a better time to become a certified business analyst.

    My experience was amazing. Thanks to Ryan, Sharde, and every other member of the team that supported me through the process of becoming a Business Analyst. There’s always someone to help with queries and assist you with any issues that arise. So professional and efficient. Thank you.

      Business Analysis Fundamentals

      Info & Overview

      Before moving onto more in-depth courses, this Fundamentals course will provide you with the fundamental concepts of business analysis and allow you to build a strong foundational knowledge.

      Business Analysis Foundation

      Info & Overview

      This certification will help you learn to identify and evaluate options for improving your business, as well as develop the skills and knowledge you need to support successful business change programmes within your organisation.

      Business Analysis Practice Practitioner

      Info & Overview

      This qualification will teach you how to apply business analysis techniques, use strategic context, and how to deal with the issues such as stakeholder perspectives and model business activities analysis. You will learn how to identify solutions and make a business case.

      What Kinds of Business Analyst Jobs Can You Get?

      Junior Business Analyst

      Average salary:
      £35k per year

      With the guidance of a senior business analyst, assist in analysing various aspects of a business to help find opportunities for growth and improvement.

      Change Analyst

      Average salary:
      £40k per year

      Facilitate and manage organisational change by assessing the impact of changes in the organisation, identify challenges and develop strategies to help facilitate change. You will gather and analyse data and provide recommendations based on that.

      Business Analyst

      Average salary:
      £49k per year

      Analyse, assess and interpret a companys processes, systems and objectives to find opportunities and growth. You will accomplish this through gathering and analysing data

      Requirements Engineer

      Average salary:
      £51k per year

      Be responsible for eliciting, documenting and managing a project or system. You will collaborate with stakeholders and create documentation that guides and implements the necessary processes that will meet their requirements.

      There are currently 43,175 available Business Analyst jobs in the UK.
      Source: Adzuna

      Why Choose ITonlinelearning?

      Personal Career Consultant

      There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to achieving your goals. You deserve career consulting and advice that’s tailored towards your skills and aspirations – which is why you’ll be supported by a Career Consultant that cares about your future.

      One-to-one Tutor Support

      You’ll be able to contact your Tutor at any time during your studies to arrange a one-to-one call, get additional notes & tips, or ask questions regarding your courses. Plus, they’re experienced in programming!

      24/7 Course Access for 12 Months

      Your time is valuable, and we know you might not have the flexibility to study on a schedule. That’s why you have access to your courses for 24 hours a day and for 12 months, ensuring you can study any where, any time.

      Flexible & Interest-Free Payments

      Growing in your career shouldn’t break the bank. Our flexible payment and finance options give you the chance to gain more skills in a way that your wallet will thank you for.

      Tutorial Videos & Webinars

      Training thousands of students means we know what kinds of questions you have, and we’ve got several tutorial videos and webinars that will help you through the nitty-gritties of your courses.

      Full Support Team

      Your Student Support Administrators & Study Coaches are available at the press of a button to help you with any questions you have in terms of logging into your portal, quizzes, or challenges you have during your studies.

      Practical Projects

      You will gain exclusive access to our Project Management Simulation assignment, a hands-on opportunity to immerse yourself in the intricacies of project management.

      Money-Back Guarantee

      If you don’t secure a job within 12 months of working in partnership with your Recruitment Advisor, we’ll refund your course fees. Your success is at the forefront of our mission.

      Recruitment and CV-Building Support

      Our specialist Recruitment Advisors have placed hundreds of students just like you, and will give you a CV that gets you interview after interview!

      A Personal Recruitment Advisor

      You will have your own Recruitment Advisor to help you through the job applications, interviews, and so much more. That includes mock interviews, interview questions (and answers), as well as job-seeking & application help!

      Your Study Journey with ITonlinelearning

      We make your learning experience personal to you
      but holistically, you can expect the following pathway.

      STEP 1

      Consult with an Expert

      Your Career Consultant will help you decide which route is best for you based on your skills and experience

      STEP 2


      Secure your place within the study programme by finalising the details of your qualification and support requirements

      STEP 3

      Start Your Journey

      Access your courses & community forums, and connect with your Tutors, Support Administrators, and Study Coaches

      STEP 4


      Once you have completed your business analyst certifications, you are certified in your field – congratulations!

      STEP 5

      Secure Your Job

      Your Recruitment Advisor will add your new qualifications to your CV and provide you with support to secure your first job in the industry!

      Business Analyst Career Starter Programme
      Frequently Asked Questions

      You have questions, and we have all the answers

      We ensure you secure a new job opportunity within 12 months of completing your last examination, however, most students secure a role within 4 months (on average) of passing their last exam.

      This varies from course to course and from person to person. Foundation courses typically take 20 hours or more to study and prepare for exams. Practitioner courses take 30 hours or more to study and prepare for exams.

      In a nutshell, Business Analysts identify ways to improve businesses, processes, and procedures. Through the use of different techniques and by following best practices, Business Analysts analyse existing processes, gather information on what inefficiencies are present in an organisation, and research alternative solutions that are viable for presentation to key stakeholders. Business Analysts may even stay on board to oversee or participate in the roll-out of the project.