⇒Click on ‘My profile’ on the top menu and complete your primary information.
⇒ Complete the important ‘Primary information’
⇒ Choose how you want to be contacted, agree to terms and conditions, and accept the IIBA policy. Click on “Save Profile Information”
⇒ Having done that, click on ‘Certification’ on the top menu
⇒ Click ‘Apply’ on the certification you are applying to. For the purpose of this illustration, we clicked on Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) under the certification section.
⇒ Once clicked, you will be directed to the Application fee payment page where you will pay the Non-refundable Application fee for the certification you are applying to. The application fee for ECBA is $60 while it is $125 for CCBA & CBAP.
TO APPLY AS A NON -MEMBER
⇒ If you want to apply as a non-member: Go ahead and ‘Checkout’
⇒ Edit your address if need be and click on ‘continue’ to complete the payment process.
⇒ Choose your payment method and fill in the necessary details. Click on “Process Payment”
TO APPLY AS A MEMBER
⇒ To apply as a member of IIBA®, click on ‘Membership’, and select ‘Individual Membership Join Now’
⇒ Consent to being listed on the IIBA membership directory and agree to the policies and conditions.
⇒ The Application fee ($125), membership ($75)) and activation fee ($10) summed up to ($210). Click on “Next”
⇒ Verify your address and click on “Continue” to go ahead with the payment process
⇒ Choose a payment method, fill in the necessary details and click on “Process payment”
⇒ After you successfully complete payment, you will be redirected to a page notifying you to download receipt. After that, Click on “Certification” and select “My PD Hours”
⇒ Clicking on the “My PD Hours” will redirect you to another page. Click on “Add New”
⇒ Click on the drop-down icon and select “Work History”
⇒ For CCBA and CBAP recipient only: Fill in the details of your Business Analysis experience. Remember, they must align with the knowledge areas outlined in the BABOK Guide and you must fill in the number of hours you spent on each knowledge areas.
⇒Having done that, save, click on “Add New” and keep documenting the projects you have worked on till you meet the IIBA’s requirements.
⇒ In the end, this is what it should look like. To make this easy for you, please visit our “Business Analysis Resources” page to download the Excel Sheet we have prepared to aid the “Work History” documentation.
⇒ After you have successfully completed the Work History documentation, Click on “Add New” and select “Professional development”. Here you will fill the mode and details of training you took.
⇒ Having completed the “Work History” and “Professional Development” hours documentation. Go back to “My Dashboard” and click on “Certification”
⇒ You will be redirected to another page where you will see how far you have gone with the Application Process. Click on “Get Started” to fill in the details of your references
⇒ Fill in the details of your references – ensure the information you are entering is correct. Click on “Submit” when you’re done.
⇒ Upon the successful submission the reference information, you will be redirected back to your certification page where you will Submit your Application. Click on “Get Started” here.
⇒ Before you submit your application, ensure you Agree to the ‘Code of conducts’ and ‘Terms and conditions’.
⇒ Upon submission of your Application, you will receive an email stating that you are either “approved” OR “approved pending audit”. If you are approved, the e-mail will contain instructions on paying the exam fee so you can schedule it.
⇒ To pay your exam fee, find your way back to the Certification page and click on “Get Started” on the Pay Exam fee section
⇒ Click “Add to cart” and follow through with the process just like you did with the Application fee.
To schedule your Exam, see the section below