This BCS video brings together a leading change professional and two Business Analysis apprentices to examine why Business Analysis is such a good career choice. There is a large demand for business analysts and they play a vital role in successful change and transformation – and that will be critical to economic recovery post-COVID.

Topics include: 

How do you get into Business Analysis?

What’s it like to be a Business Analyst day-to-day?

What are the skills needed to be a stand-out Business Analyst?

What are the progression options for Business Analysts?

Can qualifications support career progression?


Sumit Sethi, MBCS, CITP

Nichola Paterson

Saif Ahmed

Chair: Brian Runciman

Benefits of studying Duco Digital's BCS Business Analysis Foundation Certificate:

  • Develop your skills to support successful business change programmes.
  • Gain an internationally recognised certification that will enable you to take your skills around the world.
  • Map your skills and identify your goals along your career path by following the SFIAplus industry-standard framework.
  • Become an Associate Member for free on gaining certification and enjoy all the benefits of BCS membership.
  • Taking a business analysis certificate can help align you with industry standards CITP, RITTech and SFIAplus, giving you recognition for your experience and expertise.
  • Increase your value to your business and stretch your career potential by taking a BCS qualification.
  • Feel empowered, self-fulfilled and accomplished by taking a qualification to motivate you in your career, now and in the future.
  • Successful candidates will receive a digital certificate at the end of their studies.
  • BA certificates from BCS allow a candidate to follow a learning pathway towards becoming a BA professional.

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