The Business Continuity Foundation Course


This three day course offers a comprehensive grounding in Business Continuity. In three days, you will be guided through the BCM Lifecycle, from BIA to strategies, exercising, embedding BC in your organisation, dealing with the media and much more. This course is based on the Business Continuity Institute's Good Practice Guidelines and ISO 22301.

Who should attend this course?

Both the relative newcomer to the subject at management or operational level, and also those with some experience but in need of formal training.

This course covers:

- The nature of Incidents
- Concepts and Terminology
- The Business Impact Analysis
- Risk Evaluation
- Choosing Resumption Strategies
- Emergency, Continuity and Incident Management Plans
- Exercising the Plan
- Raising Awareness and Embedding BC in the Organisations Culture
- Coping with the Media
- Management of the Continuity Programme
- Getting started

Course Schedule

Day Session Content
1 1 What is a BC incident?
2 The structure of a BCM programme
3 Business Impact Analysis
4 Relocation options
5 Choosing strategies
2 1 Developing resilience in IT and other areas
2 Emergency response
3 Recovery plans at process and activity level
4 Incident management plans and the media
5 Continuity activity
1 Exercising, maintenance and standards
2 Awareness and training
3 Programme management, BCM roles, supporting resources and next steps

Dates and Prices

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10th - 12th June 2019 £1200 £210 Reserve Book Now
2nd - 4th September 2019 £1400 £210 Reserve Book Now
11th - 13th November 2019 £1400 £210 Reserve Book Now

All prices exclude VAT

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