PMI-PBA Intensive Exam Preparation Course

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Business analysis is a topic of growing importance to projects and programs. The marketplace reflects this importance, as practitioners increasingly embrace business analysis as a technique for uncovering business needs, managing requirements, and creating effective solutions to business problems. The PMI-PBA certification recognizes an individual’s expertise in business analysis, and using these tools and techniques to improve the overall success of projects. In addition, the PMI-PBA certification carries a high level of professional credibility. It requires a combination of business analysis training, experience working on projects, and examination on business analysis principles, practices, tools, and techniques. This global certification also supports individuals in meeting the needs of organizations that rely on business analysis practitioners to play key roles on their teams.

Extra Benefits of the PMI-PBA® Course:

  • Over 15 years International experience in helping students pass the PMI Exams
  • Bay3000 is a CHARTER Registered Education Provider with PMI which means we pass stringent Quality Standards
  • Highest pass rate in the industry; 97% of our students pass the first time!
  • Personalized assistance with your application questions
  • Special guarantee: personalized coaching if you are not successful the first time
  • Personalized pre-course help; discuss your situation with our coaches prior to class
  • Access to a very extensive test practice engine and simulation to access over 800 additional questions after the course

Who should attend this course?

This course is ideal for Project Managers across organizations and industries who wish to advance in their career by taking the PMI-PBA® certification exam. 

This comprehensive workshop will prepare you for the PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA) exam and help you make the most of the limited study time you have.  The course was designed, created, and is taught by recipients of multiple credentials who have been awarded the PMI-PBA in order to help others focus on the critical areas to study and prepare for the exam.

Will I earn PDUs or CPD units?

Yes! You will earn 35 PDUs. For CPD points, please check with your association (i.e. Engineering, AIPM, Accounting) for how many points you can claim.

Why should you enrol in this course?

  • Get ahead in your career with a better salary and a respected and marketable credential
  • Proven success over the past 14 years through an approved PMI Registered Education Provider
  • Engaging and professional training which ensures that you not only pass the exam, but also improve your practices and success in projects.

Course Topics

The PMI-PBA certification exam is developed based on the PMI-PBA Examination Content Outline. The exam blueprint details the topic areas in which exam questions will focus. The course is delivered in accordance with the following domains.

Domain 1: Needs Assessment

Domain 2: Planning 

Domain 3: Analysis 

Domain 4: Traceability and Monitoring

Domain 5: Evaluation

Introduction to PMI-PBA Certification

  • Overview of certification process, requirements, and application tips
  • PMI-PBA Exam overview
  • 21 proven exam-taking tactics and tips to reduce anxiety and increase results

Exam Content

  • 5 Domains
  • Business analysis terminology
  • Practice Exam Questions & Review

Needs Assessment

  • Define the business problem or opportunity
  • Determine the value proposition
  • Develop project goals
  • Identify stakeholders
  • Analyze stakeholders
  • Techniques
    • Decision making
    • Communication skills
    • Conflict management
    • Project methodologies
    • Stakeholder analysis
  • Practice Exam Questions & Review


  • Review business case
  • Define strategy for traceability
  • Develop management requirements plan
  • Plan requirements change control
  • Plan for document control
  • Define solution acceptance criteria
  • Techniques
    • Contingency planning
    • Development methodologies
    • Requirement management plan
    • Estimating tools
    • Planning tools and techniques
    • Schedule tools and techniques
  • Practice Exam Questions & Review


  • Elicit requirements
  • Analyze requirements
  • Perform gap analysis
  • Allocate requirements
  • Obtain requirements signoff
  • Write requirements specifications
  • Validate requirements
  • Elaborate and specify detailed requirements acceptance criteria
  • Techniques
    • Analytic Tools
    • Business Rule Analysis
    • Data analysis
    • Decision making
    • Elicitation tools
    • Interface analysis
    • Measurement tools
    • Organization assessment
    • Prioritization tools
    • Problem solving
    • Process analysis
    • Requirements types
    • Root cause analysis
  • Practice Exam Questions & Review

Traceability and Monitoring

  • Track requirements
  • Monitor requirements
  • Update requirements status
  • Communicate requirements status
  • Manage changes to requirements
  • Techniques
    • Backlog management
    • Change control
    • Reporting
    • Requirements traceability
    • Version controls
  • Practice Exam Questions & Review


  • Validate test results
  • Communicate solution defects
  • Obtain stakeholder signoff of solution
  • Evaluate solution value
  • Techniques
    • Lessons learned
    • Quality management
    • Validation tools and techniques
    • Verification methods
  • Practice Exam Questions & Review

Soft Skills

  • Techniques
    • Collaboration Tools
    • Conflict management
    • Facilitation tools
    • Leadership principles & skills
    • Negotiation
    • Political and cultural awareness
    • Systems thinking
  • Practice Exam Questions & Review

35 hours of contact instruction (required for the exam application) – 35 PDUs



Australian Based Trainers * Quality Materials * Personalised Attention


Our dedicated team of Australian-based instructors will be passionate about helping you succeed in the exam and your career. We pride ourselves in our track record and, unlike other providers, we continually update our learning materials to reflect the very latest testing patterns. 

If you are purchasing a Group On-Site workshop, the same inclusions apply, however the workshop will be at your facility and will be scheduled in collaboration with you to suit the availability of your participants. 

35 education contact hours
25 hours of high-quality simulation exams post-course
500 chapter practice questions discussed during class
Complete and updated course manual full of tips and tricks
Personal Coaching after the course up until your exam (email / Skype)
Study flash cards and additional study resources to help you
Personal assistance with filling out your exam application


      Are you booking for a group or for a dedicated on-site session? Email us or call us.

      How much does PMI-PBA® certification exam cost?

      The PMI-PBA®for PMI members and non-members are mentioned below:

      PMI-PBA® exam cost with PMI Membership $405 USD
      PMI-PBA® exam cost without PMI Membership
      $555 USD


      What is the passing score of PMI-PBA® Certification exam?

      The passing score is no longer a static % and is not made public by PMI. It can vary and is based on an internal testing process.

      What are the eligibility requirements for PMI-PBA® certification?

      The PMI-PBA® certification requirements for both University graduates and non-graduates are mentioned in the table below:

      Educational Qualification Business Analysis Experience Business Analysis Education
      Non Graduates

      5 years/7500 hours

      + 2000 hours working on project teams (can be part of the 7500 hours)

      35 hours

      3 years/4500 hours

      + 2000 hours working on project teams (can be part of the 7500 hours)

      35 hours

      *Included in your course fee is personal assistance in filling out the application.