Business Needs Analysis - a Data-Driven Approach

Course Date:

Registration Period:

16 hours / 2 days

9:00am to 6:00pm

Mode of Training:

Course Introduction

Overall, Analytics is an extremely relevant subject in the industries and functions mentioned above. Business Needs Analysis is a cornerstone for running effective and successful Analytics Programmes. In particular, Business Needs Analysis enables business benefits such as discovery of organizational requirements, prioritization of organizational requirements, creating stakeholder collaboration and efficient implementation of new solutions by the organisation

Course Objective

To enable participants to conduct a thorough, meaningful, and actionable business needs analysis using Data Analytics skills thus enabling successful Data and Analytics initiatives

Course Outline

• Introduction to Business Needs Analysis
• The uses and applications of Business Needs Analysis.
• Step-by-step approach – activities, expected outcomes, the right stakeholders to engage
• Applicable frameworks and typical challenges faced when performing Business Needs Analysis

Suitable for

IT Analysts, Data Analysts, Business (Process) Analysts, Project Managers, Programme Managers, Technical Leads, IT Engineers, Data Engineers

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

1. Participants are required to bring their own laptops for this training
2. A good command of the English language and work experience in leadership roles.

Award / Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Performance (electronic Certificate)
A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who pass the assessments and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Full Fees (before GST): $850.00
GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants*: $17.85
GST payable for others: $59.50 

Applicants/EligibilitySkillsFuture FundingSubsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1$765.00$102.85 
Singapore Citizens aged below 40$595.00$272.85
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders$595.00$272.85
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders2$765.00$102.85 
Others (Full fees payable)$0.00$909.50

*As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable is calculated based on 7% of the baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here
2 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here. To view SP’s list of similar funded courses, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.

Funding Incentives

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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit
Terms and Conditions

*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed. You may register your interest, and would be notified if there is a new run.

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number. 

*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.