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BCI Designing Business Continuity Solutions

Professional Practices 1 Day £525.00 (+ VAT)

Course Overview/Dates

This one day learning experience will cover how to design appropriate business continuity (BC) solutions, determine recovery objectives and prepare for the Implementation stage of the Business Continuity Management (BCM) Lifecycle, as well as designing an efficient incident response structure.

What's included?

  • Course slides and notes
  • Lunch and refreshments
  • Certificate of attendance

Course Dates

Dates Number of days Location Price
Thu 17 Oct 2019
London, UK £525.00 Book Reserve
Course tutor: James Royds DMS, MBA, FBCI, FCMI
Thu 15 Oct 2020
London, UK £525.00 Book Reserve
Course tutor: To be confirmed
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Details & Programme

This course provides the business continuity and resilience professional with the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the Design stage of the BCM Lifecycle. The Design stage builds on the outcomes from the Analysis stage.

During this course students will use a case study and take part in group discussions and exercises.

This course is based on the BCI Good Practice Guidelines 2018.

Day 1

09201035Module 1 - Design OptionsStrategies and Tactics
Recovery Requirements
Insurance and Finance
Maximum Survivable Incident
10501205Module 2 - Recovery Point Objectives and Recovery Time ObjectivesSetting RPOs
Setting RTOs
Issues to consider
13051420Module 3 - Preparing for ImplementationConsolidation
Checking Design solutions
Recovery Capability
Establishing Projects
14351550Module 4 – Incident Response StructureIncident Response Structure
Response phases
Response teams
15501630Course Review
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Course Benefits

  • Understand and explore the options for designing business continuity solutions
  • Set recovery point objectives and recovery time objectives
  • Prepare for the Implementation stage of the BCM Lifecycle
  • Design an effective incident response structure

Completing this course will contribute 8 hours towards your Continuous Professional Development (CPD).

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Who Should Attend?

  • Business continuity and resilience professionals who require in-depth knowledge and an understanding of how to design business continuity solutions appropriate for their organisation.
  • It is recommended that students have a minimum of a CBCI or equivalent credential with experience working in a continuity and resilience related role.
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James Royds

James Royds


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In-house Options

Please contact the BC Training team on 01253 542650 or email, should you wish to discuss options for delivering this course in-house at your organisation.

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