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Diploma in Business Research and Analysis (DBRA)

Diploma in Business Research and Analysis (DBRA)

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Through GAQM Diplomas, students and employees can gain formal recognition of the new skills, knowledge and competence they have gained.

Benefits to the Candidates:

  • Independent audit and external quality assurance
  • Professional Certification from GAQM

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Diploma Overview

Overview of Diploma in brief

Diploma in Business and Research Analysis the overall business and IT needs of an organization in order to develop appropriate solution strategies. As the key liaison between business and information technology departments, the business analyst is responsible for gathering and documenting business requirements and translating them into functional system design specifications that can be successfully executed by IT development teams.

A Business Analyst is someone who analyses change requirements and produces a justifiable set of analysis deliverables that are used to design and implement the solution. A Business Analyst is (or should!) be measured on delivery of the benefits specified in the project objectives. In today.s society, many people experience information overload. We are bombarded with messages to believe various ideas, purchase things, support causes, and lead our lifestyle in a particular way. How do you know what to believe? How do you separate the truth from the myths?

In this age of information overload, it can be hard to know where to find good information that you can trust. If doing research for an important project, report, or proposal, how do you find information that you can count on?

In this diploma you will learn how to research any topic using a number of different tools. We will start with basic techniques, such as reading, memory recall, note-taking, and planning. We will also talk about creating different kinds of outlines for different stages of your project, and how to move from the outline to actual writing, editing, and polishing. Most importantly, we will talk about how to use all kinds of sources, including a library.s Dewey Decimal System, journals, and the Internet. After you complete this course, you.ll be ready to find reliable information on any topic, and turn that information into a compelling, accurate piece of writing.


What Modules are covered in this Diploma?

  • Module 1 - Introduction to Business Process Analysis (10 Credits)
  • Module 2 - Business Process Analysis Planning & Stake Holder Management (10 Credits)
  • Module 3 - Business Requirements Management (10 Credits)
  • Module 4 - Organizational Analysis (6 Credits)
  • Module 5 - Business Solutions Evaluation and Implementation (8 Credits)
  • Module 6 - Business Analyst Competencies (6 Credits)
  • Module 7 - Critical Thinking (10 Credits)
  • Module 8 - Research Analysis (10 Credits)

Total Credits : 70

Certification Validity

The Diploma in Business Research and Analysis (DBRA) is valid for life.

Who will be awarding the qualification?

The Diploma in Business Research and Analysis (DBRA) is certificated by GAQM (The Hard Copy Certificate is printed on secure certificate paper).

What is the level of this qualification?

Diploma in Business Research and Analysis (DBRA) has been benchmarked using Qualification and Credit Framework level descriptors at Level 6 with 70 Credits (equivalent to One Year Master's Degree).

Duration of E-Learning

65 Hours

Mode of Learning

E-Course - Self Paced

Pre-requisite for Diploma

Diplomas offered by the GAQM have a mandatory course completion requirement; once you are done with the E-Course you can take your online proctored exam via ProctorU.

Exam Information

Exams are online and proctored based, using a webcam and a reliable internet connection exams can be taken anywhere and anytime.

    • The CBAF-001 exam comprises of 40 questions out of which the candidate needs to score 70% (28 out of 40) correct to pass.
    • The CCTRA-001 exam comprises of 40 questions out of which the candidate needs to score 70% (28 out of 40) correct to pass.

    • The total duration of CBAF-001 exam is 1 hour (60 Minutes).
    • The total duration of CCTRA-001 exam is 1 hour (60 Minutes).

    No external sources of information may be accessed during the exam held via ProctorU. Further details of the materials permitted are provided:

    • Identification Proof.

    • If a Candidate does not pass the exam in the second (2nd) attempt, the candidate must wait for a period of at least fourteen (14) calendar days from the date of their attempt to retake the exam for third (3rd) time or any subsequent time.
    • The exam can be taken any number of times.

    • You will get credits only if you pass the exam.
    • Exams can be taken separately (one at a time) and in any sequence to earn a Diploma.
    • You may retake the exam as often as necessary.

    • The Premium Package contains an E-Course valid for 40 days and E-Voucher(s) which will be valid via ProctorU and a Hard Copy Certificate will be shipped to your mailing address if you achieve the qualifying score in the exam
    • Candidates who are holding the Certified Business Analyst (CBA)™ - Foundation and Certified Critical Thinking and Research Analyst (CCTRA)™ Certification's can apply for Diploma in Business Research and Analysis (DBRA) by paying a fee of 150 USD.
    • For more information on payment of fees, email us at

    It usually takes eight (8) weeks for the hard copy to be delivered to the postal address.

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    2 Sample Diploma Certificate

    Registration Process for E-Course and Exam

    Details Course Access Price Access Link
    E-Course + Two (2) Exam Vouchers 40 Days 400 $
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