Frequently asked Question

Why should I choose Quicken IT Career for my IT Career ?

QIC has been providing business analyst and quality analyst training courses since the last 5 years with a result of over 2000 students. Based in the USA, QIC offers extensive theory and practical industry knowledge for participants using the best way to comprehend teaching methods as well as the latest industry tools. Providing affordable ranged training courses with flexible class options, QIC offers participants the option to join either onsite weekend classes or the online training courses. The weekend classes are limited at ten students per class to allow a comprehensive learning experience. Both classes are conducted by a team of business analyst industry experts with more than 10 years of experience to provide relevant insight into the industry.

Furthermore, QIC takes one step above other learning institutions as QIC prepares candidates not only in terms of industry knowledge but also in terms of securing the ideal job. With QIC’s help, candidates will be exposed to the right mediums of job placement and be provided sufficient training in preparing their resumes and responding well to job interview questions.

Training courses are taught by industry experts

QIC’s business analyst and quality analyst are taught by instructors with over ten years of experience in the business analyst industry.

Enhanced learning ability with high quality training materials

QIC training course learning materials are produced with state of the art industry tools and prepared by industry experts

Industry relevant projects, class workshops and case studies

QIC’s training course is designed to be relevant to the present industry requirements which is why the projects, case studies and workshops reflect the current industry to further prepare students.

State of the art Technology & Industry equipment

QIC training courses and classes are conducted with the help of the latest technology and industry equipment to enhance student’s learning ability

Affordable range Training Fees

Compared to other learning institutions, QIC offers affordable priced training fees to allow each and every one the opportunity to learn.

Flexible training Sessions

QIC’s training courses provide students the opportunity to complete the training course during the onsite weekend classes or during the online training courses to fit their busy schedules

Intimate classes with maximum 10 students per class

QIC’s onsite weekend training courses are limited to maximum ten students per class to allow students a better session to comprehend the lesson.

Job hunt 101 preparation with resume assistance

QIC not only helps students understand the industry subject but also prepare students on how to write the perfect resumes to help in their job hunt

Job Placement and On Job Support

QIC provides full job placement and on job support for each and every student as the main objective of QIC is not only to educate students but also to help secure jobs.

Practice interview session

QIC will help students go through practice interview sessions to run through challenging questions which the future interviewer might ask as a preparation to secure the job.

100 % satisfactionGuaranted

QIC training courses are not like the other learning institutions as they provide comprehensive curriculum when it comes to the training course and assist students in more than just learning industry ropes but also applying

What is the length of the training session for QA and BA?

Our training course covers 6 weeks. Each class is conducted for 4 hours. Other training institutions cover 4 weeks of training course however at QIC our training courses last longer as we understand that four weeks is insufficient to cover all aspects required by candidates to understand.

Do you provide online or classroom training for QA and BA?

Yes, at QIC we provide both in class and online training for BA and QA. However, we use the latest technology about our online training especially with WebEx, which is considered one of the best.

What is different between online and in-class classes?

There is no difference. At QIC our online and in class courses apply the same teaching methods and the latest state of the art industry materials combined with case studies, group discussions, class lectures and real life projects.

I am getting bored working as a programmer. Is it a smart choice for me to switch to the role of a business analyst?

Of course. Over 75% of employees without any IT, background have pursued a career as a business analyst and found it more satisfying as the three factors of job security, career growth and salary increment were fulfilled. Business analysts are one of the rarecareers, which enjoy a higher sense of job security following the constant demand and need for business analysts in the industry. Over 120,000 business analysts are employed on a monthly basis. Business analysts also enjoy a definite and fast track for career progression which can be seen within a span of two years whereby junior business analysts are entrusted with new job scopes such as sales and business development to senior management of product and vendor. Finally, yet importantly, business analyst can earn over $65000 on an annual basis

How do I start a career a business analyst with no experience?

Quicken IT Career’s main objective is to assist college graduates and working professionals without any IT background to secure a career as a business analyst. QIC’s business analyst training courses are conducted by industry experts who will provide a thorough guide into the industry covering the very fundamentals of the business analyst industry as well as the technical Software Development Life Cycle aspect. At QIC, we will guide you from understanding the industry to taking the next step in building your career as a business analyst. At QIC, we provide full job support in terms of teaching candidates how to prepare their resumes, how to answer interview questions in mock interviews as well as job placement.

What are specific technical skills of business analyst

There NO technical skills required of a business analyst as they can learn everything from QIC. Basic understanding of how to use the computer will suffice.

What are the skills and qualities required to be a good business analyst?

An excellent business analyst needs to have exemplary communication skills as a business analyst’s role includes a lot of communicating with stakeholders and a team within an organization. Business analysts need to have critical mind sets to enable them to analyse requirements and provide the right solution for organizations. Business analysts need to have positive outlook and motivate not only themselves in the job but also their team within an organization.

I do not have any prior experience in IT. Can I take this course?

You do not need to worry about having any IT degree. This course is designed for college graduates with various types of majors, managers and working professionals without any information and technology background or working experience at all as QIC’s training courses will introduce the technical aspect of being a business analyst complimented by theory and practical sessions to ensure you understand the concepts thoroughly. QIC’s training course will introduce candidates to the very basic concepts and methodologies of the Software Development Life Cycle as well as technical jargon and terminologies within the first two weeks of the training course. Candidates will be able to define and describe articulately the commonly used Software Development Life Cycle phases such as the Agile Model and the Waterfall Model.

What are the prerequisites or eligibility criteria to become a Business or Quality analyst

There is no eligibility the prerequisite criteria to become a business or quality analyst is:

  • Communication Skills
  • Documentation Skills
  • Ability to understand business workflow
  • Strong Interpersonal Relations
  • A strong desire to learn business analysis
  • Some business strategy knowledge helpful
  • No technical background required
  • Interest in the field of Business Analysis

Will I have to buy course books? Or will you provide training materials?

At QIC, you will not need to purchase any training materials or books as we will provide the required notes and reading material for your convenience. Our team of instructors will provide in depth explanation of the training module and document the training module in the form of reading materials, notes and a recording of the course which will be provided online.

Can I find a job within 20-50 miles’ radios?

This truly depends on how you apply this training course. At QIC, we will do our best in preparing you to apply for the job of your dreams as well as all the required job placement support upon the completion of the training course.  QIC trains candidates on the very fundamental steps to job hunting including resume preparation and practice interview session. QIC also provides a hundred percent of job placement support and on job support for each and every one of our candidates.

Can I get a certificate upon the complication of training?

Of course, Quicken IT Career can provide you a certification upon completion of the training course. However, to become a QA, QIC can help analyse and discuss the learning institutions which provide the QA certificate at a lower cost. During our training course, QIC will discuss thoroughly the career paths upon enrolling in the course. During this discussion, our expert trainers will provide recommendations of learning institutions which can provide QA certificates at a lower cost suitable to our candidates.

I have degree from my county (e.g. India or south Africa) I can enrol in the BA or QA course

Definitely, there is no restriction to enrol in QIC’s training course. There are about 70% of graduates from other countries apart from America who are currently working in the software developing industry. With QIC, you can be one of them, as QIC will help you secure a job as a BA or QA.

Do you guarantee job after finished my training with Quicken IT Career?

Just like any other training institution, we cannot guarantee the job. But unlike other learning institutions, QIC will help you find the job opportunity as we provide job placement support, tips on how to prepare your resume and address interview questions.After our training module, our team of expert instructors will talk through each and every candidate especially those who have no prior information and technology experience on how to prepare the perfect resume pitch as many times candidates are overlooked for an employment opportunity since they fail to include substantial information in their resumes. At QIC we will also provide practice interview sessions to further prepare our candidates in terms of succeeding in job interviews. Last but not least QIC will also provide job placement support for our candidates in terms of analysing and recommendation for our candidates who wish to pursuit business analyst careers depending on the domains they wish to specialise in.

Do I need to learn any coding or programming to become BA or QA?

You do not need any prior coding or programming knowledge. Provided you know the basic concept in using the computer, you can pursuit a career as a BA or Qa.

Do you sponsor H1B visa?

Quicken IT Career is a consulting, training and staffing company so we do not sponsor for H1B visa but we collaborate with many H1b filing companies which we would be more than happy to provide recommendation for during our training course discussions.

How long it will take to find a job after completing the training?

Normally around 60-90 days but it depends on your learning abilities. The faster you grasp the concept and methodology of the business analyst industry and how well you apply the concept to the assignments and practical session, this will all contribute to helping you secure a career as a business analyst.

Can you help me to find a job or job placement?

Yes, at QIC we provide 100% assistance in job support and job placement till you secure a job. We help guide you prepare exemplary resumes and we walk you through the mock interview session to test you with lots of sample questionnaires. At QIC, we will guide you every step of the way to help your chances of securing the ideal job.

How much salary does a Business analyst or Quality Analyst (QA) earn?

Normally, the basic salary for Business Analyst or Quality analyst range from $60 k to $70k but there are organizations that pay per hour for instance around $50-$60 depending on the location and type of organization. For entry-level business analysts and quality analysts, they usually earn $40-$50 an hour

What are the benefits of taking an online course compared to joining a classroom session?

QIC’s online business analyst and quality analyst training course provides candidates full interactive sessions with two-way learning. Candidates are able to ask questions to the instructors and work together with fellow students in a virtual learning space.

QIC’s online training courses are independent of location where candidates can complete the course from any part of the world without having to travel. Candidates can join the online business analyst course from Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Asia and many countries.