EXIN launches new Business Analysis certification program

Global exam institute EXIN expands its Governance & Security Portfolio with the new certification program EXIN BCS Business Analysis. Three new Foundation exams, EXIN BCS Business Analysis Foundation, EXIN BCS Business Change and EXIN BCS Commercial awareness are the first exams of this new program to go live. This certification program is already offered by BCS, The British Computer Society with whom EXIN has formed an alliance to support IT professionals globally.

Trends like Cloud, Mobile, Social, Bring-Your-Own-Device, Consumerization of IT, Bring-Your-Own-Application and Big Data have created significant shifts in the way businesses operate and are often key for innovations. Business analysis provides alignment between business needs and business change solutions leading to sharper decision making and improved business processes.


Value of the program

The value of business analysis is in the realization of benefits, avoidance of cost, identification of new opportunities, understanding of required capabilities and modeling the organization. Through the effective use of business analysis, any organization can realize these benefits, ultimately improving the way they do business.


Bernd Taselaar, CEO of EXIN: “To thrive in the ever-changing global economy, organizations need to make the right decisions. Business Analysis enables the right decisions based on the right information.  The role of the business analyst has become absolutely critical to successful transformation and business growth.”


The EXIN BCS certification program

This EXIN Business Analysis certification program will consist of several exams on several levels. The three Foundation exams that are now available will be complemented by five Practitioner exams, to be offered by EXIN in a later phase. Completing the program will help IT professionals develop the skills they need to advance their career whilst gaining internationally recognized certifications.

BCS, the British Computer Society is the developer of the exams. They have offered this certification program successfully for years. EXIN and BCS have entered a partnership that allows them to offer each other’s professional certification portfolio’s around the world.


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About EXIN
EXIN is the global independent certification institute for professionals in the ICT domain. With more than 30 years of experience in certifying the competences of over 2 million ICT-professionals, EXIN is the leading and trusted authority in the ICT-market. With over 1000 accredited partners EXIN facilitates exams and e-competence assessments in more than 165 countries and 20 languages.

EXIN is co-initiator of the e-Competence Framework, which was set up to provide unambiguous ICT certification measurement principles within Europe and beyond. For more information, please visit exin.com


About BCS
Our mission as BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, is to enable the information society.  We promote wider social and economic progress through the advancement of information technology science and practice.  We bring together industry, academics, practitioners, and government to share knowledge, promote new thinking, inform the design of new curricula, shape public policy and inform the public. Our vision is to be a world-class organization for IT. Our 75,000 strong membership includes practitioners, businesses, academics and students in the UK and internationally. We deliver a range of professional development tools for practitioners and employees.  A leading IT qualification body, we offer a range of widely recognized qualifications. The British Computer Society (Registered charity no. 292786)


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