Does Title Matter?
Project managers have analysis experience and most business analysts have project management experience. Whether or not you have one or either title or even another title, it doesn't matter. It is what you have done that counts. If you have up to five years of experience in either field, chances are you have enough experience in order to qualify for the PMI-PBA Exam, along with this training. See requirements Your experience combined with your 4 year or equivalent college degree may not require any more than 36 months of experience. The BA may perform many roles within an organization, depending on their assignment.
About the BA's Training Role and Focus: The selected projects of the organization are usually kept aligned by the BA to the goals and objectives of the organization in order to achieve business value. This work is done in collaboration with appropriate stakeholders. The class is focused on needs assessment, requirements management start to end, aligning requirements to strategy, process improvement, tools, solution evaluation and taking an organization through change.