Course Introduction

This Commercial Awareness certificate is intended for the commercial and structural information essential for Business Analysis® work. The commercial awareness is designed around the two key areas of Business Finance and Structural Behaviour, and uses meanings, methods and values from the books stated in the BCS reading list.


What's Included

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Course Content

Syllabus Part 1 – Business Finance – 50% of course/examination

Assessing a Financial Case

Planning and Valuation

Financial writing and Study                                              


Syllabus Part 2 – Organisational Behaviour

Competitive gains

Structural behaviour and culture

Group formation.


Delivery Methods


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What are the exam details for taking this course?

The examination is a closed book one hour multiple-choice examination. The examination contains 40 questions and it is essential that candidates answer at least 65% (26/40) of the questions correctly in order to be given a pass. Calculators are allowed to be used during the examination; these will be supplied by BCS. Applicants are not permitted to use their own calculators during the examination.

What are the prerequisites for taking this course?

There are no prerequisites for the course however, it is recommended that learners research the subject before attending.

What can Datrix deliver to me with during the training course?

Datrix will provide you with materials, a certificate, a highly skilled trainer and refreshments.

What is the experience of the instructor(s) delivering my course?

All of our instructors at Datrix are accredited and have over ten years of experience worldwide.

What time shall I arrive at the venue?

Please arrive at the venue for 08:45am.

How can I find more information?

If you would like to know any more information about our courses, please contact us on 0800 781 0626 or send us an e-mail on