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BCI Developing and Managing the Business Continuity Plan

Professional Practices 1 Day £525.00 (+VAT)

Course Overview/Dates

This course will cover how to develop business continuity (BC) plans, about invocation and action plans, and how to make the business continuity plan operational. The activity in this training course leads into the Validation stage of the Business Continuity Management (BCM) Lifecycle.

What's included?

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

Course Dates

Dates Number of days Location Price
Wed 13 Jun 2018
London, UK £525.00 Book Reserve
Course tutor: James Royds DMS, MBA, FBCI, FCMI
Wed 10 Oct 2018
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 more in-depth knowledge of the Implementation stage of the BCM Lifecycle. The Implementation stage is where the business continuity plan is developed, managed and implemented as a key element of the overall BCM programme.

During this course students will be using a case study and taking part in group discussions and exercises.

This course is based on the BCI Good Practice Guidelines 2013 and reflects the current global thinking from ISO 22301.

Day 1

Start FinishSubject AreaDetail
09301045Module 1 – Developing the BCPs
Developing the BCPs
Types of BCP
Development Techniques
11001215Module 2 – BCP Structure, Content and FormatBCP Structure, Content and Format
BCP storage Access and Availability
Using the BCP
Important Characteristics
13151430Module 3 – Invocation and Action PlansHow and when to invoke
The cost of invocation
Action plans and checklists
14451600Module 4 – Making the BCPs OperationalChecking the BCP
Quality Assurance
Fitness for purpose Team
16001700Course Review
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Course Benefits

Completing this course will enable you to:

  • Develop business continuity plans
  • Determine how and when to invoke the plans
  • Create action plans and checklists
  • Manage the business continuity plans
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Who Should Attend?

  • Business continuity and resilience professionals who require in-depth knowledge and an understanding of how to develop, manage and implement business continuity plans 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 667570 or email info@b-c-training.co.uk, should you wish to discuss options for delivering this course in-house at your organisation.

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