Requirements Fundamentals Training

Course Summary

Requirements Fundamentals is a one-day introduction to the art and science of business requirements. In this training course we cover every aspect of good product design practices, from effective visual modeling to managing product requirements through their entire life cycle.


Business Requirements Skills You'll Gain

Requirements modeling

Using visual models together to maximize their benefit

Requirements elicitation techniques

Facilitation and stakeholder management

Writing complete and accurate requirements

Validating requirements with your stakeholders

Prioritizing requirements using objective measures

Managing requirements from design through project completion

How We Teach Requirements Training

We hate giving lectures as much as you hate sitting through them, so expect to get hands on to collaborate with your classmates, draw silly pictures, and play with real-life scenarios throughout the day to explore and practice the skills we introduce.


Who Would Benefit From Learning the Fundamentals of Requirements

Whether you’re new to an analyst role, looking to add new tools to your business requirements tool belt, or supervising folks who do business analysis, Requirements Fundamentals Training can help boost your product skills. Many of our students are in roles such as:

  • Business Analyst
  • Product Owner
  • Associate Product Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Project Coordinator

Frequently asked questions

We offer our requirements fundamentals training course both as an in-person seminar and online instructor-led class. No matter how the class is delivered, we use hands-on activities and student collaboration and discussion to really explore the material and get the most from the class time.

We sometimes offer public classes at pre-scheduled times and places. We also offer private requirements fundamentals training classes for your organization’s unique training needs. Because our trainers are also practicing consultants, we often try to schedule classes 6 weeks out. If your needs require more urgent training, please give us a call to discuss.

Our classes and hands-on activities are designed to be readily applicable to people in different kinds of organizations, industries, and roles. But if you need something more customized, let’s talk and figure out what you need and how we can best help.

We are not currently certified PMI or IIBA training partners, but our requirements fundamentals training DOES count towards your PDU/CDU requirements. Once the training has been completed, we’ll provide you with the information you need to apply them.

Because our classes are intended to be interactive, we do not offer a self-paced online option at this time. All of our classes are led by professional consultants with years of experience documenting business requirements for a variety of clients.

All of our trainers are senior consultants who actively work on client projects. They bring their real-world, current experiences, and stories to the classroom to make our classes more relevant and exciting!