Business Continuity Management Certificate Training

With the outbreak of Covid-19, Business Continuity has come to lime light as almost all of the business are impacted by the outbreak and out of ordinary ways of continuing the business have been adopted. It is critical that post Covid-19 organisations don’t push BC back to the shelves instead get prepared for any such major or minor disruption to their operations in future by designing, implementing and regularly testing their Business Continuity Plans.

This course will prepare the professionals belonging to organisation of any size to understand what BC is, how to perform a Business Impact Analysis (BIA), design a business continuity strategy & plan and also test the BC plans regularly after initial implementation.

While there are many lessons to be learnt from Covid-19 pandemic, the most important one for businesses is about business continuity. Even the most prepared of businesses had no idea of the scale of disruption they would have to face due to current pandemic. The concepts of cold or warm site did not help as covid-19 did not leave any country or city/ town alone.

Business continuity management training equips professionals with tools and techniques around planning and implementation of business continuity within their organisations, while not ignoring the lessons we have all learnt in 2020.

Business continuity planning and implementation is going to be a priority, for near future, for business that are going to survive. However, there is a need for bringing agile mindset and practices in the planning and implementation of Business Continuity programmes. This Business Continuity Management training equips delegates with necessary skills to overcome the challenges of current era.

Business continuity planning is the process of creating systems of prevention and recovery to deal with potential threats to an organisation. In addition to prevention, the goal is to enable ongoing operations before and during execution of disaster recovery.

With the outbreak of Covid-19, Business Continuity has come to lime light as almost all of the business are impacted by the outbreak and out of ordinary ways of continuing the business have been adopted. It is critical that post Covid-19 organisations don’t push BC back to the shelves instead get prepared for any such major or minor disruption to their operations in future by designing, implementing and regularly testing their Business Continuity Plans.

This course will prepare the professionals belonging to organisation of any size to understand what BC is, how to perform a Business Impact Analysis (BIA), design a business continuity strategy & plan and also test the BC plans regularly after initial implementation.

A 2 days extensive course to help you develop the skills you need to support your organisation when an incident happens or crisis unfolds.

Course Outline
This course will cover following critical areas:

Introduction to Business Continuity

What is Business Continuity?
What is Business Continuity Management?
What is Disaster Recovery?
What is Business Continuity Management System (BCMS)?
The Business Continuity Terminology
Business Continuity Policy and Programme

The Policy
Business Continuity Policy Tools and Techniques
Business Continuity Programme
Business Impact Analysis

Types of BIA
Conducting a BIA
Risk Analysis
Risk Planning and Management
Business Continuity Planning/ Design and Implementation

Business Continuity Plan
Approaches
Roles and Responsibilities
Validation & Assurance

Validation & Assurance
Exercising
Rehearsing
Maintenance & Review
Who should Attend?

This course is for you if you are a professional working in organisation of any type and size, in any industry or sector worldwide, with or without any responsibility of ensuring organisation resilience.

Prerequisites
There are no pre-requisites for attending this course. However, general understanding of risk management along with business analysis will help the delegates understand the course material better.