Guaranteed ECBA Certification




Guaranteed ECBA Certification.

Success Guarantee. 2 Free Retakes.

600+ ECBA Certifications.

IIBA Endorsed ECBA Certification Training Course

Start Free Trial
Book Advisory Call

Adaptive's 4 Awesome Guarantees

Endorsed course

Endorsed Courses


Success Guarantee


Moneyback Guarantee

Adaptive US Session Run guarantee-2

100% Run Guarantee

  • Overview
  • Eligibility
  • Enroll
  • Deliverables
  • Resources
  • Syllabus
  • Reviews
  • Trainers
  • FAQ

Official ECBA Training with Success Guarantee

Lay the foundation stone of your BA career with IIBA ECBA certification

As a BA, your professional growth is directly linked to how you stand out among other BAs. With Adaptive’s IIBA ECBA training, you are sure to get that booster that will turn you into an internationally certified business analyst.

Adaptive’s ECBA course, comes with 21 IIBA PD hours, 800+ practice questions, 6 mock tests, study guide, 10+ hours video learning, and 300+ flash cards. Adaptive’s ECBA course is endorsed by IIBA for ECBA preparation. During your ECBA certification preparation, Adaptive faculty support you for long 6 months in your ECBA exam preparation clarifying all your ECBA questions.

Whether you’ve just landed your first BA job or are planning to get into BA profession, our ECBA training is a stepping stone to enhancing and proving your business analysis expertise. It serves as a validation of your knowledge and sets you apart from other candidates applying for the same position in the competitive job market. Think of this program as your identification card that instantly showcases your capabilities and augments your earning potential. IIBA Entry Certificate in Business Analysis (IIBA ECBA) certification is designed for professionals to prove their knowledge in business analysis.

What awaits you during Adaptive’s ECBA Training Course with Success Guarantee

This program makes you exam-ready to ace IIBA Level 1 - ECBA exam. The course focuses on acquiring skills that comply with ECBA requirements. Our ECBA course provides targeted support as you prepare for the exam to get your IIBA Level 1 ECBA certification. This support is underpinned by our training instructors, who are IIBA-certified experts with 25+ years of experience in business analysis, mentors, and IIBA-ECBA exam committee members. They bring their real-life knowledge and expertise to the table while ensuring you pick up the relevant skills for your career. 

Adaptive’s program for IIBA ECBA training is packed with comprehensive learning materials. Besides, you will receive useful advice from our facilitators on how to be ready for any exam challenge, take several full-length mock tests, and get access to audiobooks, flashcards, and instructors’ presentations. The program is based on four 4-hour live sessions along with live fortnightly office hours. If you need to brush up on something before your IIBA exam, you can go through class recordings at your convenience.

Once you’re done with our ECBA training, you’ll be able to:

  • Understand the ECBA exam preparation process
  • Fluently speak the BABOK terminology language with a deeper understanding of business analysis
  • Realize the nitty-gritty of the Knowledge Areas and tasks in BABoK
  • Familiarize with BABOK techniques and their usage
  • Answer IIBA-ECBA knowledge-based questions with sound conceptual clarity
  • Get the best tips to pass the exam without second-guessing or confusion
  • Enrich your BA resume with Adaptive’s course completion certificate
Endorsed Course high res logo-1


What is ECBA Course and who is it for ?

Whether you’re determined to transition into business analysis from another position or starting out in this field, our program is made to give you the knowledge and skills you need to succeed. Join our community of goal-oriented BA professionals and make your first step towards becoming a proficient business analyst.

Be sure to book your spot in this program if:

  • You are comfortable with learning materials in English
  • You’re well-versed in business and IT concepts
  • You have a computer or laptop with a functional microphone, a speaker and high speed internet (>2Mbps)
  • You can take online classes in a noise-free environment for uninterrupted learning

NOTE: Residents of Cuba, Iran, Syria, North Korea, Crimea Region of Ukraine are not eligible to take IIBA exams

ECBA Master Class
  • 21 IIBA PD Hours 
  • Covers 2 retake fees of USD 95 each
  • 16 hours of live virtual BABoK classes (Weekend Training)
  • 12 live Q&A sessions of 1 hour each post core BABoK classes (over 6 months of exam prep support)
  • Downloadable ECBA Study Guide
  • 1000+ Model Questions + 6 Exam simulations
  • 10+ Hours of BABOK Videos + Flashcards and Audiobooks
  • Exam prep plan and tips 
  • 180 days resources (LMS) access period
  • Success Guarantee 
  • Money-back Guarantee
USD 749 USD 449 ($300 OFF)
ECBA Master Class with ECBA Exam Voucher
  • All the above Benefits
  • 1 Year IIBA Membership
  • ECBA Exam Fee
USD 1099 USD 749 ($350 OFF)
ECBA Ultimate

  • Everything in the ECBA Master Class and Additionally covers-
  • Weekend or Weekday Cohort Options
  • Lifetime Resource Access
  • 1 Repeat Training (Weekend)
  • Additional 12 live Q&A sessions of 1 hour each post-core BABoK classes 
  • 12 Months of ECBA Exam Prep Support
  • 20 CDUs for any IIBA recertification (does not include IIBA recertification fees)



USD 1599 USD 1199 ($400 OFF)
ECBA Ultimate with ECBA Exam Voucher
  • All the above Benefits
  • 1 Year IIBA Membership
  • ECBA Exam Fee
USD 1949 USD 1499 ($450 OFF)

The prices mentioned in the website are valid for online purchases. Prices vary for invoiced courses.

Upcoming Training Cohorts
Compare Training Options in Detail
Compare us with Other Providers
Terms & Conditions - Exam Bundle
For corporate group training, send us request.
Explore ECBA On Demand Courses
Success Guarantee and Moneyback Guarantee
21 IIBA PD Hours
1000+ ECBA Practice Questions
IIBA Approved Courseware
BABoK V3 based Study Guide
Exam Tips and Prep Plan
Access to faculty presentation
10+ hours of ECBA Video Learning
Learn on the go with Audiobooks!
Make learning fun with Flashcards
Revisit what you learned
180 Days Adaptive LMS Access

Adaptive US ECBA Training Resources

Instructions eBook - How to Use Thinkific Learning Portal
Introduction Video on Introduction
  Video on BA V3 Themes
  Video on BA knowledge areas
  Video on BA V3 Glossary
  eBook - eBook - Study Guide - Preface and Introduction
  Presentation - Introduction to BABOK
BA Key Concepts Video on Key terms
  Video on Requirements classifications
  Video on BABOK roles
  eBook - Study Guide - Business analysis Key Concepts
  Concept Questions - BA Concepts
  Concept Questions - BABOK Terms
  Knowledge Based Questions - Intro to BA
  Knowledge Based Questions - BABOK Terms
BA Planning and Monitoring Video on Intro to BA planning and monitoring
  Video on Task  - Plan BA approach
  Video on Task  - Plan stakeholder engagement
  Video on Task  - Plan BA governance
  Video on Task  - Plan BA information management
  Video on Task  - Identify BA performance improvements
  eBook - Study Guide - Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
  Concept Questions - BA Planning
  Knowledge Based Questions - BA Planning
  Flashcards - BA Planning
  Audiobook - BA Planning
  Presentation - BA Planning
Elicitation and Collaboration Video on Intro to Elicitation and Collaboration
  Video on Task  - Prepare for elicitation
  Video on Task  - Conduct elicitation
  Video on Task  - Confirm elicitation result
  Video on Task  - Communicate BA information
  Video on Task  - Manage stakeholder collaboration
  eBook - Study Guide - Elicitation and Collaboration
  Concept Questions - Elicitation - Part 1
  Concept Questions - Elicitation - Part 2
  Knowledge Based Questions - Elicitation
  Flashcards - Elicitation
  Audiobook - Elicitation
  Presentation - Elicitation and Collaboration
Requirements LCM Video on Intro to Requirements Lifecycle Management
  Video on Task  - Trace Requirements
  Video on Task  - Maintain Requirements
  Video on Task  - Prioritize Requirements
  Video on Task  - Assess Requirements Changes
  Video on Task  - Approve Requirements
  eBook - Study Guide - Chapter 5 - Requirements Life Cycle Management
  Concept Questions - Requirements LCM
  Knowledge Based Questions - Requirements LCM
  Flashcards - Requirements LCM
  Audiobook - Requirements LCM
  Presentation - Requirements LCM
Requirements Analysis and Design Def. Video on Intro to Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
  Video on Task  - Specify and Model Requirements
  Video on Task  - Verify Requirements
  Video on Task  - Validate requirements
  Video on Task  - Define Requirements architecture
  Video on Task  - Define Design Options
  Video on Task  - Analyze Potential Value and Recommend Solution
  eBook - Study Guide - Chapter 6 - Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
  Concept Questions - Requirements Analysis and Design Definition - Part 1
  Concept Questions - Requirements Analysis and Design Definition - Part 2
  Knowledge Based Questions - Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
  Audiobook - Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
  Presentation - Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
Strategy Analysis Intro to Strategy analysis
  Video on Task  - Analyze current state
  Video on Task  - Define future state
  Video on Task  - Assess risks
  Video on Task  - Define change strategy
  eBook - Study Guide - Chapter 6 - Strategy Analysis
  Concept Questions - Strategy Analysis
  ECBA - Warm-up Level 1 - Strategy analysis
  ECBA - Warm-up Level 2 - Strategy analysis
  Flashcards - Strategy Analysis
  Audiobook - Strategy Analysis
  Presentation - Strategy Analysis
Solution Evaluation Intro to Solution Evaluation
  Video on Task  - Measure solution performance
  Video on Task  - Analyze performance measures
  Video on Task  - Assess solution limitations
  Video on Task  - Assess enterprise limitations
  Video on Task  - Recommend actions to increase solution value
  eBook - Study Guide - Chapter 8 - Solution Evaluation
  Concept Questions - Solution Evaluation
  ECBA - Warm-up Level 1 - Solution evaluation
  ECBA - Warm-up Level 2 - Solution evaluation
  Flashcards - Solution Evaluation
  Audiobook - Solution Evaluation
  Presentation - Solution Evaluation
Underlying Competencies Video on Intro to Underlying Competencies
  Video on Analytical Thinking and Problem Solving
  Video on Behavioral Characteristics
  Video on Business Knowledge
  Video on Communication Skills
  Video on Interaction Skills
  Video on Tools and Technology
  eBook - Study Guide - Chapter 9 - Underlying Competencies
  Concept Questions - Underlying Competencies - Part 1
  Concept Questions - Underlying Competencies - Part 2
  Knowledge Based Questions - Underlying Competencies
Techniques Video on Acceptance and evaluation criteria
  Video on Backlog Management
  Video on Balanced scorecards
  Video on Benchmarking and market analysis
  Video on Brainstorming
  Video on Business Cases
  Video on Business capability analysis
  Video on Business Model Canvas
  Video on Business rules analysis
  Video on Collaborative games
  Video on Concept modelling
  Video on Data dictionary
  Video on Data flow diagrams
  Video on Data mining
  Video on Data modelling
  Video on Decision analysis
  Video on Decision modelling
  Video on Document analysis
  Video on Estimation
  Video on Financial analysis
  Video on Focus groups
  Video on Functional decomposition
  Video on Glossary
  Video on Interface analysis
  Video on Interviews
  Video on Item tracking
  Video on Lessons learned
  Video on Metrics and key performance indicators
  Video on Mind mapping
  Video on Non-functional requirements analysis
  Video on Observation
  Video on Organizational modelling
  Video on Prioritization
  Video on Process analysis
  Video on Process modelling
  Video on Prototyping
  Video on Reviews
  Video on Risk analysis and management
  Video on Roles and permissions matrix
  Video on Root cause analysis
  Video on Scope models
  Video on Sequence diagrams
  Video on Stakeholder list map or personas
  Video on State modelling
  Video on Survey or questionnaire
  Video on SWOT analysis
  Video on Use cases and scenarios
  Video on User stories
  Video on Vendor assessment
  Video on Workshops
  eBook - Study Guide - Chapter 10 - Techniques
  Concept Questions - Techniques - Part 1
  Concept Questions - Techniques - Part 2
  Knowledge Based Questions - Techniques
  Presentation - BA Techniques
Past Session Recordings Links for Past Session Recordings - ECBA
Workshop Materials ECBA Session Plan
  Requirements Traceability Relationships
  BA Techniques - When to Use Which One
Reference Materials BABOK V3 KAs and Tasks Overview Mindmap
  6 KAs and 30 Tasks of BABOK V3 Mindmap
  BABOK V3 Techniques Mind-map
  BABOK Word Cloud Mindmap
  Business Analysis Workbook
  BABOK V3 Tasks Summary
  BABOK V3 Glossary-KA wise
Exam Prep Help ECBA Exam Preparation Plan with FAQs
  The Ultimate IIBA Exams Info Guide
  The Ultimate IIBA Exam Tips Guide
  ECBA v3 Audiobook
  BABOK Analysis Document
Simulation Tests ECBA Simulation Test 1
  ECBA Simulation Test 2
  ECBA Simulation Test 3
  ECBA Simulation Test 4
  ECBA Simulation Test 5
  ECBA Simulation Test 6

Session – 1 (4 Hours Live Online Class)

  • Participant and faculty Introductions
  • Intro to Business Analysis
  • Intro to BABoK Knowledge Areas
  • BABoK Terminology
  • BABoK themes
  • IIBA Test Information
  • PD Hour Details

Session – 2 (4 Hours Live Online Class)

  • BA Planning and Monitoring
  • Intro to KA
  • Techniques for BA Planning
  • Plan BA Approach
  • Plan Stakeholder Engagement
  • Plan BA Governance
  • Plan BA Information Management
  • Identify BA Performance Improvements
  • Elicitation and Collaboration
  • Intro to KA
  • Elicitation techniques

Session – 3 (4 Hours Live Online Class)

  • Elicitation and Collaboration
  • Prepare for Elicitation
  • Conduct Elicitation
  • Confirm Elicitation Results
  • Communicate BA Information
  • Manage Stakeholder Collaboration
  • Requirements life cycle management
  • Intro to KA
  • Techniques for Requirements LCM
  • Trace requirements
  • Maintain requirements
  • Prioritize requirements
  • Assess requirements changes
  • Approve requirements

Session – 4 (4 Hours Live Online Class)

  • Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
  • Intro to KA
  • Techniques for Requirements Analysis
  • Specify and model requirements
  • Verify requirements
  • Validate Requirements
  • Define Requirements architecture
  • Define Design Options

Session – 5 to 17 (1 Hours Live Online Class)

  • Office hours

Adaptive US ECBA Training Reviews

Adaptive ECBA course is amazing, the live classes, material, videos and quizzes are all so thorough that the exam feels no different than Adaptive's simulations. I am so pleased with the course that I am signing up for the CCBA instructor-led classes!
Shelly Johnson USA

The training material from Adaptive US is exactly what you need to be prepared for IIBA certification. The online classes helped a lot with understanding BABOK. LN Mishra did a great job in supporting and preparing me for the ECBA exam. Thanks LN :)

Bartlomiej Hagowski-2

From day one, Adaptive US was incredibly supportive. With their ECBA Training & material, I am proud to say that I did it in just 6 weeks. The classes are filled with practical examples. so for those looking to give them a shot, I highly recommend them!

Kuda Kamushinda-1

Adaptive US ECBA Certificate of Achievement & Badge 

  • Showcase your achievement and let the world know that you are a trained BA with Adaptive’s digital certificate of completion!
  • Post your certificate instantly to your LinkedIn professional network, Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, and More!
  • Available in an online format so that you can retrieve it anywhere, at any time
  • Download and print the certificate at your convenience
ECBA Certificate webp
Victoria Cupet
Victoria Cupet CBAP

PhD in Education, Board of director of IIBA. 25+ years of experience. Speaker, author & trainer.

LN Mishra-1
LN Mishra CBAP

Mentor to 1500+ IIBA Certified Business Analysts. 25+ years of BA experience.

Lora McCoy
Lora McCoy CBAP

Former Regional Director, IIBA Central Americas. Former President – IIBA Oklahoma Chapter. 22+ years of BA experience.

Olivia Hampton
Olivia Hampton, CBAP

Skilled change management professional and trainer with 15+ years of experience in various roles and industries. 

What is ECBA certification?

ECBA is an entry-level certification for business analysts. It demonstrates foundational knowledge in the field.

How do I apply for ECBA certification?

Apply online through IIBA (International Institute of Business Analysis) and meet eligibility criteria.

What is the ECBA exam format?

It's a 1-hour, 50 multiple-choice question exam. The test is conducted through a remote proctored session.

What is the passing score for ECBA?

IIBA doesn't provide any passing score for its tests. However, we expect the passing score to be typically around 75%.

How long is the ECBA certification valid?

ECBA certification doesn't expire and valid for life.

Can I renew my ECBA certification?

ECBA certification doesn't need to be renewed as it is valid for ever. You should progress to higher-level certifications such as CCBA and CBAP.

Are there any prerequisites for ECBA?

No, there are no specific work experience or education prerequisites for ECBA.

What is the BABOK guide?

BABOK is a guide published by IIBA that defines the framework for business analysis practices.

How can I access the BABOK guide?

You can purchase the BABOK guide from the IIBA website. You also get it free when you become a member of IIBA.

How can I join IIBA as a member?

Visit the IIBA website and sign up for membership.

What is the benefit of IIBA membership?

Membership offers access to resources, networking opportunities, and discounts on certification fees.

What is the application process for ECBA?

There is no application required for ECBA.

What is the fee for ECBA application?

There is no application required for ECBA.

Can I apply for ECBA without experience?

Yes, ECBA is designed for those new to business analysis, so no experience is required.

How can I document my professional development for ECBA?

There is no need to provide any professional development hours for ECBA certification.

What is the role of an ECBA certified BA?

An ECBA certified BA is equipped with foundational skills to assist in business analysis activities.

Is there an ECBA study guide available?

Yes, there are several ECBA study guides and books available to help with exam preparation. Adaptive US provides a condensed ECBA study guide for its students.

How long should I study for ECBA?

Study duration varies, but 1-2 months of dedicated preparation is common.

Can I take the ECBA exam online?

ECBA exam is available online which can be taken remotely, from home or work place.

What is the ECBA application approval time?

There is no application required for ECBA.

What is the average pass rate for ECBA?

The pass rate varies, but it's industry average is around 70-75%. Adaptive US prides itself with a 97+% success rate.

Are there any discounts available for ECBA?

IIBA members receive discounts on the ECBA exam fee. Adaptive US students can get ECBA certification voucher at a special price.

How long is the ECBA exam?

The ECBA exam is a 1-hour computer-based test.

How can I find a test center for the ECBA exam?

ECBA can be taken only remotely and no test centers are provided for ECBA.

Can I request accommodations for the exam?

Yes, if you have special requirements, you can request accommodations through IIBA.

What is the ECBA code of ethics?

ECBA certified professionals are expected to adhere to the IIBA Code of Ethics.

How long does it take to receive ECBA results?

You'll receive your results immediately after completing the exam.

Can I retake the ECBA exam if I fail?

Yes, you can retake the exam, but you need to pay the retake fee which is USD 95. Adaptive US training students are protected from the payment of retake fees as part of it's success guarantee.

What is the cost of ECBA study materials?

The cost of study materials varies, but it's typically around $150-$1000 USD.

How can I find ECBA exam dates?

ECBA exam can be taken all throughout the year.

What is the pass mark for ECBA?

The pass mark is not fixed but typically around 70%.

Can I claim PDUs for ECBA certification?

No, PDUs are not applicable to ECBA; they are associated with higher-level certifications.

What are some recommended ECBA courses?

IIBA-endorsed courses and online training programs are recommended. Adaptive US ECBA training is an officially IIBA endorsed program.

What is the purpose of the ECBA handbook?

The handbook provides information on the ECBA certification process.

How can I study for the ECBA exam online?

Many online and live courses and practice exams are available for ECBA preparation.

Can I use exam vouchers for the ECBA exam?

IIBA occasionally offers exam voucher discounts to members.

How often does the ECBA exam change?

The ECBA exam may change periodically to align with industry best practices.

How can I find ECBA practice questions?

Many ECBA study materials include practice questions for self-assessment. Adaptive US provides 1000+ practice questions including 6 full length simulations.

Can I use a calculator during the ECBA exam?

Calculator is provided as part of the exam system.

How many questions are there in the ECBA exam?

The ECBA exam consists of 50 multiple-choice questions.

What are the most challenging topics in ECBA?

Challenging topics vary for individuals, but Requirements Analysis can be tough.

Is the ECBA certification recognized globally?

ECBA is recognized and respected in the business analysis field worldwide.

How long is the ECBA application valid?

There is no application required for ECBA.

Can I use the ECBA designation after my name?

Yes, once you are ECBA certified, you can use the designation after your name.

What is the average study time for ECBA?

On average, candidates spend 50-100 hours preparing for the ECBA exam.

How can I find ECBA training providers?

IIBA provides a list of endorsed education providers on their website. Adaptive US is one of the premier IIBA Endorsed Education Provider.

Can I apply for ECBA if I'm not a member of IIBA?

Yes, you can apply for ECBA as a non-member, but member discounts will not apply.

What is the ECBA certification fee?

The total cost includes IIBA membership and exam fees, totaling around $250-$370 USD based on your country and local taxes.

Are there any prerequisites for the ECBA exam?

No, there are no specific prerequisites for taking the ECBA exam.

How can I maintain my ECBA certification?

ECBA certification does not require maintenance. You can progress to higher-level certifications.

What is the role of a business analyst?

A business analyst analyzes business needs, identifies opportunities, and helps in solution implementation.

What are the benefits of ECBA certification?

It enhances career prospects, demonstrates foundational knowledge, and leads to entry-level job opportunities.

Can I take the ECBA exam without training?

Training is not mandatory but is highly recommended for exam success.

How can I earn CDUs for ECBA renewal?

ECBA does not require CDUs for renewal; you advance to higher certifications instead.

What is the pass/fail rate for ECBA?

The pass/fail rate varies by year and location but is generally around 70%.

How can I verify someone's ECBA certification?

You can verify ECBA certification holders names on the IIBA website.

What is the role of the IIBA in ECBA certification?

IIBA is the certifying body that oversees the ECBA certification process.

Can I reschedule my ECBA exam date?

Yes, you can reschedule, but there may be a fee associated with it.

How can I find ECBA study groups?

You can join online forums or local business analysis groups for study support.

Can I use study materials from previous ECBA editions?

It's recommended to use the latest edition of study materials for ECBA preparation.

How can I find ECBA exam sample questions?

You can find sample questions in study guides and online resources for ECBA preparation.

Can I submit my ECBA application by mail?

IIBA prefers online application submissions for ECBA certification.

What are the benefits of IIBA membership?

Membership offers access to resources, networking, and discounts on certification fees.

How can I calculate my ECBA professional development hours?

There is no need to provide any professional development hours for ECBA certification.

Can I apply for ECBA if I'm self-employed?

Yes, self-employed individuals can apply for ECBA.

Can I apply for ECBA if I'm not working?

Yes, un-employed individuals can apply for ECBA.

Can I apply for ECBA if I'm a student?

Yes, students can apply for ECBA.

What is the value of CDUs for ECBA renewal?

ECBA does not require renewal; you progress to higher certifications.

How long does the ECBA certification process take?

The process typically takes a few weeks, typically 8 to 12 weeks.

Can I claim professional development hours for internships?

There is no need to provide any professional development hours for ECBA certification.

What is the role of an ECBA in project management?

ECBA professionals may assist in project initiation and requirements gathering.

Can I retake the ECBA exam immediately?

You can as long as exam retake fees are paid and exam slots are available.

What is the format of the ECBA exam questions?

ECBA exam questions are typically multiple-choice with four answer options.

How can I find ECBA study materials?

Look for recommended study guides, books, and online courses from reputable sources.

Can I use ECBA CDUs for other certifications?

ECBA CDUs are specific to IIBA and can be used for other IIBA certifications.

How can I find ECBA study groups for free?

Look for online forums and social media groups that offer free study support.

What is the average salary increase with ECBA?

Salary increases with ECBA vary, but it can enhance your earning potential as a business analyst.

Can I apply for ECBA if I have a non-technical background?

Yes, ECBA is applicable to various backgrounds, not just technical ones.

How can I verify someone's ECBA professional development hours?

You can request documentation from the individual or verify their ECBA certification through IIBA.

Where can I buy ECBA exam voucher?

You can buy exam voucher from select EEPs, such as Adaptive US.