IQBBA is the International Qualification Board for Business Analysis, an international and independent standard-giving body for business analysis and a special interest group (SIG) in the international organization gasq – Global Association for Software Quality AISBL.


The IQBBA certification consists of three levels: Certified Foundation Level Business Analyst (CFLBA), Certified Advanced Level Business Analyst (CALBA) and Certified Expert Level Business Analyst (CELBA).

At the moment the Foundation Level is available – learn more now. An Advanced Level is planned for the near future.


The mission of IQBBA is to develop and maintain best standards in the field of business analysis and for the certification of its practitioners.


The scheme was developed in cooperation between several international experts. The content of this scheme can therefore be seen as an international standard. The syllabus thereby makes it possible to train and test internationally at the same level.