CCBA® stands for Certification of Capability in Business Analysis, 2nd level certification provided by IIBA® for business analysts with 2 to 3 years of business analysis experience.

Benefits of becoming a CCBA®:

  • Be recognized for your competency in business analysis.
  • Business analysis is the fastest growing career opportunity for IT professionals.
  • People with domain experience can move into IT sector by becoming a business analyst.
  • Better job prospects.
  • Better salary.

Target Audience for CCBA®

  • Current ECBAs
  • Developing business analysts
  • Hybrid business analysts (PMs, testers, QA, change managers, designers)
  • Product owners/managers
  • Non-BA consultants
  • Trainers

Eligibility for CCBA®

  • Minimum 3750 hours of business analysis-related work in the last 7 years.
  • Professional development: 21 hours of verifiable BABoK® coursework in the last 4 years. Adaptive Processes is an authorized EEP of IIBA®, its trainings provide desired PDUs for the CCBA® certification examination.
  • References: Two references. (One must be current). References can be Client, Career manager or a CBAP®.
  • Minimum 900 hours in each of the 2 knowledge areas or 500 hrs in each of 4 knowledge areas.
  • Signed code of conduct is required.

CCBA® Question pattern

  • The questions are scenario-based (i.e. candidate must do a bit of analysis to arrive at the answer).
  • Situations will be described in 2-4 sentences
  • 130 Multiple choice questions
  • 3 hours

Sample Questions

CCBA Sample questions are available here –

Adaptive CCBA Question Bank

CCBA Certification Exam Blueprint

CCBA Certification recognizes BA professionals who have two to three years of business analysis experience.

  • Requirements Analysis and Design Definition – 32%
  • Elicitation and Collaboration – 20%
  • Requirements Life Cycle Management – 18%
  • Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring – 12%
  • Strategy Analysis – 12%
  • Solution Evaluation – 6%

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CCBA Exam Attempts

Application expires within 1 year from approval

A candidate can only attempt at the exam three times within the one-year period of their application.

There is no wait time between exams attempts; however, you do have to wait 24 hours for IIBA® to receive and upload the results from Prometric.

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