This course provides participants with concrete solutions, strategies, and insights into the delivery of an effective Business Continuity Management System. Using tested processes and procedures, participants will analyze the risks and impacts to business operations that threats might cause. A framework for building organizational resilience will be provided to deliver an effective response for safeguarding the interests of key stakeholders, reputation, brand, and value-creating activities.

The course is accredited from CIOE-CANADA (Canadian Institute of Organizational Excellence).

Course Outline

  • Explain the approach for establishing an operational Business Continuity Management System (BCMS).

  • Identify components and best practices of a successful BCM Program, specifically its policy, strategy and supporting tools.

  • Understand the components for an effective Business Impact Analysis (BIA) that can meet strategic, tactical, and operational requirements of an organization.

  • Develop a Business Continuity Plan (BCP) and delivery of a Business Continuity (BC) exercise.

  • Audit report writing and feedback techniques.

  • Develop requirements for an auditable Business Continuity Management System (BCMS).