|IIBA Credential||Credential Type||Recertification Required?||Term||CDUs Required||Transferrable CDUs||Grace Period to Recertify|
|CCBA®||Professional Certification||Yes||3 years||60||*20||1 year|
|CBAP®||Professional Certification||Yes||3 years||60||*20||1 year|
|IIBA® - AAC||Professional Certification||Yes||1 year||20||5||4 months|
|IIBA® - CBDA||Professional Certification||Yes||1 year||20||5||4 months|
|IIBA® - CCA||Certificate||No||no expiration||na||na||na|
|IIBA® - CPOA||Certificate||No||no expiration||na||na||na|
*CDUs that are transferrable have to be earned within the 3rd year of the previous recertification cycle.
For important information and guidelines regarding recertification, application, fees, and more, please refer to the Recertification Handbook.
This professional certification is for business analysis practitioners who want to earn formal recognition for their expertise and skills. Recognizes professionals who have a minimum of 3,750 hours of hands-on business analysis (BA) experience, equivalent to 2-3 years of BA work experience.
The Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) designation is for individuals with extensive business analysis (BA) experience. With a minimum of 7,500 hours of hands-on BA experience, CBAP® recipients are the elite, senior members of the BA community.
Earning this certification informs employers of your passion for and competencies performing business analysis on analytics initiatives. The certification helps identify skilled business data analytics professionals to organizations seeking these in-demand skills.
The new Cybersecurity Analysis Learning and Certification Program is now available. The joint IIBA and IEEE Computer Society’s learning and certification provides the credibility of a joint certification and the opportunity to learn key cybersecurity concepts and tools business analysis professionals need to demonstrate core competencies.