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25% Funding available for new Business Analysts

If you supply or work in the Finance, IT, Legal, Accounting or Business Consulting sectors you may be eligible for 25% funding to study for a Certificate in Business Analysis QQI Level 8 available through the Summit Finuas Network for eligible candidates.

Funding is available to companies who are members of the Summit Finuas Network. Membership is free and is open to companies that operate in the area of internationally traded financial services and companies that provide professional services to those firms e.g. IT, Accounting, Legal and Business Consulting.

NB. Funding is only available until April 2018. Courses available Jan, April & September (Dublin), Feb & Nov (Cork) 2018 but places are limited and normally sell out.

If you would like more information on this funding please contact training@ics.ie or if you would like to register for a place on the course please click HERE.

Become a Business Analyst

Do you want to play a leading role in improving enterprise performance through the use of proven business analysis techniques – either internally within your organisation or a consultant to others?

Then this is the programme for you.

Among the many benefits of achieving the Certificate in Business Analysis are the following:

You will be able to make a more effective contribution to improving business performance and competitiveness within your organisation

You will acquire proven modern methodologies and techniques for analysing and solving business problems that impact upon cost, efficiency, capacity and service quality

You will fully understand the dynamics and context of organisational change with reference to latest thinking on best implementation approaches

You will develop effective consultancy and communication skills – including the project management, listening, questioning, negotiation, influencing, presentation and facilitation skills required to initiate and lead change programmes and initiatives.

About the course

The course, which is delivered by the National College of Ireland (NCI), was jointly developed by BAAI and NCI. It is accredited by Quality and Qualifications Ireland.

This course is for business analysts and those who aspire to work in the role. It is ideal for those currently working as business analysts, internal and external consultants and advisors, managers, team leaders and members of improvement teams.

Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a Level 8 Special Purpose award in Business Analysis from the QQI at level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications.

The Finuas Network’s Programme is dedicated to specialised training within the international financial services sector. It is jointly funded by the government and companies within the sector and will provide funding of up to 25% of the total cost of the course.

If you would like more information on this funding please contact training@ics.ie or if you would like to register for a place on the course please click HERE.

To enquire about the Summit Finuas Skillnet membership please contact Louise Ryan at louise.ryan@ibec.ie or call on 01 6051546. Further information can also be found on www.summitfinuasnetwork.com

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