This professional certification is for individuals with extensive business analysis experience.
Current professionals with their CBAP® designation will be grandfathered into this level.
Requires a minimum of 7,500 hours of work experience in the last 10 years
Of this: a minimum of 900 hours in each of 4 of the 6 BABOK® Guide Version 3 Knowledge Areas
Minimum of 35 hours of professional development in the last 4 years
Two references from a career manager, client or Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) recipient
Agreement with the CBAP® Code of Conduct
In order to be admitted to the exam, please ensure that your IIBA® profile name matches your government identification.
exam is 3.5 hours long and consists of 120 multiple choice questions. The questions are case study-based (i.e. longer cases (1-1.5 pages) of information) with multiple questions about the case. It is competency-based and aligned with BABOK® Guide
Version 3. Visit our BABOK® Guide web page
to acquire your copy or acquire a FREE PDF version with an IIBA membership
To help you prepare for the exam, review the following:
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