AgileBA® Foundation and Practitioner Course (3 Days) Face to Face

Interested in becoming Certified in Agile Business Analysis?

$2,363.64 + GST

3 Day - Weekday


Face to Face

More than 1 attendee?


The Agile Business Analysis Foundation and Practitioner courses is a professional certification scheme to support those working in an Agile Business Analyst role.

This course and certification is based on the AgileBA Handbook, published by the Agile Business Consortium.

The Handbook offers useful, practical and comprehensive guidance on the role of the Business Analyst working in an Agile way.

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Accredited by APMG International and designed to develop the skills needed to become a proficient Agile Business Analyst. The Foundation and Practitioner exams are available online after course attendance.

face to face delivery

Face to Face Delivery

This course will be delivered at our training centre in Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria. Virtual options are also available on select course dates.

Course Outcomes

This course aims to develop the skills needed to become a proficient Agile Business Analyst and work towards gaining the accreditation.

AgileBA® Foundation participants will:
  • Understand the role and responsibilities of the Agile Business Analyst
  • Understand how to contextualise their role within the organisation’s mission and strategy
  • Gain a depth of understanding of the guidance and techniques relevant to an Agile Business Analyst in relation to business, development and testing roles at all levels
  • Gain AgileBA® Foundation accreditation

AgileBA® Practitioner participants will:

  • Be able to produce and evaluate BA produced Agile products
  • Identify and apply appropriate Agile practices
  • Understand how to test, estimate and evaluate benefits realisation in Agile projects
  • Gain AgileBA® Practitioner

AgileBA® is a registered trademark of Agile Business Consortium Limited. All rights reserved.
The APMG International AgileBA and Swirl Device logo is a trademark of The APM Group Limited, used under permission of The APM Group Limited. All rights reserved.

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“Just dropping a quick note to say thanks for your knowledge & help while preparing me to sit both the foundation & practitioner exams for AGILEBA last week.

 I have managed a pass in both ! Thanks for delivering the material in a way that was easy to understand, and also, thanks for not letting the challenge of virtual learning hamper the course”


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Expert Knowledge

Develop an advanced, applied level of knowledge to contribute to successful delivery of Agile projects


Increased ability to respond to a rapidly changing business environment

Career Advancement

Career development through achievement of an internationally recognised qualification

Faster Strategic Change

Focus on delivery of business value enables faster strategic change at lower cost and lower risk

Better Communications

Achieve better communications and control over projects

Proven Effectiveness

Potential to rapidly adopt a proven approach rather than developing an organisation-specific process

Recommended For

This course is recommended for a variety of roles including:

  1. Project Managers & Project Directors

  2. Business Analysts

  3. Change Analysts

  4. Scrum Product Owners/Managers

  5. System Analysts

  6. Agile Developers

Not sure if this course is right for you? Contact us for a chat.

Course Content

The Foundation Course is delivered over two days and aims to lay the foundations for a successful agile project.

The Practitioner Course is delivered over 1 day, students learn how to apply and tailor the AgileBA approach to a given scenario. 



  • The role of the Business Analyst in an Agile world
  • Agile Fundamentals and Agile BA
  • The Agile Business Case
  • Stakeholders in Agile projects
  • Requirements and User Stories
  • Prioritisation
  • Facilitated Workshops
  • Modelling and Prototyping
  • Controlling an Agile project
  • Timeboxing and Iterative Development
  • Requirements Planning and Estimating throughout the Lifecycle
  • The Requirements Lifecycle in an Agile Project
  • Making the transition to AgileBA

What’s Included

Professional Trainers

Delivered by an Accredited MetaPM AgileBA® Training Consultant

Course Notes

Comprehensive course notes are provided


AgileBA® practice and official online exams

AgileBA® Handbook

We’ll provide you with your own copy of the AgileBA® Handbook


For all courses delivered at a MetaPM training location light refreshments including food and drinks for morning and afternoon tea will be provided

Accredited Training Organisation

MetaPM is proud to be an Accredited Training Organisation of APMG - International

Available Dates

AgileBA® Foundation and Practitioner Combined (3 days)

December 13 - December 15

Frequently Asked Questions

I can’t find/see any courses on the schedule for later in the year – how do I place my registration?

Our course schedule is published every six months , if there is a date or course title which is not available please contact our training team on 1800 800 436 who will be able to assist you.

I need to change my course attendance – how do I do this?

Please refer to the MetaPM Terms & Conditions for details related to Transferring, Cancelling, or Substituting your course attendance.

Courses that have been paid for and not attended will be held in credit for a period not exceeding 1 year from the original course date. Failure to reschedule attendance will result in the full fee being forfeited after such time.

I would like to make a booking for a group of people – how do I do this?

MetaPM offers in-house (i.e. private) and/or tailored training either onsite at our premises or off-site at your premises for groups of min 6 or more people across all of our subjects.

For more information about a tailored learning solution for your organisation please contact MetaPM Enquiries.

My organisation needs to purchase training opportunities in bulk – is this possible?

Corporate Training Credits can be arranged with organisations who have varied and ongoing training needs. A pre-paid training budget can be drawn from for accessible and flexible training options suitable for larger volumes of staff across multiple departments who can’t all get away from work at the same time. Credits can be used against both public and private training options.

For more information about a pre-paid learning solution for your organisation please contact MetaPM Enquiries.

Where is the training venue located?

MetaPM Offices and Training Rooms are located at Level 3/420 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC.

Can I retake my exam if I fail?

Foundation Exams - MetaPM places great emphasis on quality trainers and teaching, directly resulting in 95% of delegates successfully completing the Foundation exam on their first attempt.

In the unlikely event you fail the Foundation exam MetaPM will provide the student with the opportunity to retake the training and exam free of charge.

Additional charges of $600 will apply for any further attempts

Please note students are required to attend a minimum of 80% of the Foundation course and to complete all of the homework and tasks as required in order to be eligible for a free of charge second attempt.

Practitioner Exams - We don’t deny that the Practitioner exam is the harder of the two, and again our high standards for trainers and teaching mean that you will be in the best position possible to successfully pass the Practitioner exam. Additional charges will apply to re-sit this one, though we will happily arrange further coaching for you at no charge.

Students are required to attend the entire Practitioner course and to complete all homework and tasks in order to be in the best position to take the Practitioner exam.

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