This course is a one-day instructor-led course designed to teach analysts and engineers the skills needed to leverage the various techniques to elicit, define, and capture requirement artifacts in IBM Rational Requirements Composer.

Below is the one day course outline of our trainings:

Course Name: Essentials of IBM Rational Requirements Composer, V1.0
Duration: 1 day
Skill Level: Basic


  • Business and requirements analysts
  • Any team member

Skills taught:

  • Explain requirements definition and how it is an important part of the requirements lifecycle in application lifecycle management (ALM)
  • Identify the visual techniques that aid in requirements definition
  • Describe the main features of IBM Rational Requirements Composer
  • Create and work in a Rational Requirements Composer project, and create artifacts
  • Validate and collaborate about requirement artifacts via: composite documents and comments
  • Define scope for a project and manage requirements in IBM Rational RequisitePro

Course outline:

  • Requirements Definition and Management
  • Requirements Elicitation and Introduction to Rational Requirements Composer
  • Defining Business Requirements
  • Defining User and System Requirements
  • Validating Requirements in a Team Environment
  • Managing Requirements using Integration with RequisitePro V7.1