Developing & Managing Business Continuity Exercises


You will learn how to develop, manage and run Business Continuity and Incident Management exercises. The course is mostly practical, with participants developing and then managing an exercise, using other course participants. The course follows the requirements of ISO 22301 and is endorsed by the British Standards Institution and the Emergency Planning Society.

Who should attend this course?

Those on the BC Team tasked with developing and running exercises or participating in them.

This course covers:

- Planning the Exercise Programme
- Exercises: Desktop and Crisis Management
- Planning the Timetable
- Participants
- Structure, Scenario & Materials
- Sources of resources
- Exercise Management Skills
- Control and timing
- Running an Exercise
- De-briefing, Evaluation, Feedback and Reporting
- Developing an Exercising Policy

Course Schedule

Day Session Content
1 1 The purpose of exercising, setting objectives
2 Situations and scenarios
3 Injects and realism
4 Preparation and Exercise Management
2 1 Running exercises
2 Running exercises
3 Building the exercise programme

Dates and Prices

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5th - 6th September 2019 £1100 £105 Reserve Book Now
14th - 15th November 2019 £1100 £105 Reserve Book Now

All prices exclude VAT

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