The course provides practice-oriented knowledge for the creation of easily readable and comprehensible business process models and shows how the standard notation can be introduced in an organization for use by subject matter experts.

The modular structure of the course and the support provided by our innovative learning platform allow us to meet your individual needs. You have the following options:

  • Pure online training (self-study / eLearning)
  • One day of blended/virtual (video meeting) training followed by a consolidation using the eLearning module
  • Group training blended virtual or face-to-face, one or two days

Details and content

  • Basic elements of BPMN 2.0
  • Gateways
  • Collaboration
  • Events
  • Activities
  • Hierarchical Modeling
  • Data
  • Comments
  • Practical exercises

Benefits / Learning Goals

  • Participants are familiar with the BPMN 2.0 elements of the descriptive conformance subclass
  • They are able to document business processes correctly in a clear and concise manner, according to the facts
  • You are able assess which modeling conventions you need to successfully implement BPMN 2.0 in your organisation for use by subject matter experts


You can acquire the "processCentric BPMN 2.0 Descriptive Modeling Expert" certificate by taking a multiple choice exam and submitting a complex modeling task from your field of practice. During the modeling project, you will receive personalized support from a trainer.

Methodology / Didactics

The concepts, methods and relationships are presented in the course in a way to promote a practice-oriented understanding of process modeling with BPMN 2.0. The participants deepen their understanding by resolving practical exercises.

Course documents / Resources


  • English
  • German
  • French

Target groups

Subject matter experts and beginning process management specialists who want to document business processes clearly and accurately for specific target groups.


  • None


  • eLearning + personalized support during modeling project: CHF 490.- / € 490.- incl. VAT (Registration on our Learning Platform)
  • Blended training virtual 1 day incl. eLearning: CHF 850.- / € 850.- (Dates and Registration: Refer to our Training calendar)
  • Training for groups: on request.