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BCI Developing & 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 14 Apr 2021
London, UK £525.00 Book Reserve
Course tutor: Andrew Mason BSc MBCI MBCS CITP
Venue: etc.venues - Chancery Lane
Wed 6 Oct 2021
London, UK £525.00 Book Reserve
Course tutor: Andrew Mason BSc MBCI MBCS CITP
Venue: etc.venues - Marble Arch
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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 2018 and reflects the current global thinking from ISO 22301.

Day 1

Start FinishSubject AreaDetail
09000930Introduction
09301045Module 1 – Developing the BCPs
Developing the BCPs
Types of BCP
Development Techniques
Options
10451100Break
11001215Module 2 – BCP Structure, Content and FormatBCP Structure, Content and Format
BCP storage Access and Availability
Using the BCP
Important Characteristics
12151315Lunch
13151430Module 3 – Invocation and Action PlansHow and when to invoke
The cost of invocation
Action plans and checklists
14301445Break
14451600Module 4 – Making the BCPs OperationalChecking the BCP
Quality Assurance
Fitness for purpose Team
Training/Exercising
16001700Course Review

Please note timings are indicative as the exact timings for each day may change due to students interest and experience in certain subjects. The course may finish earlier than 5.00pm if all topics have been covered.

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Course Benefits

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

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 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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Tutors

Andrew Mason

Andrew Mason

BSc MBCI MBCS CITP

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In-house Options

Please contact the BC Training team on 01253 542650 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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Locations

etc.venues - Chancery Lane

London

etc.venues - Chancery Lane
50-52 Chancery Lane
London
WC2A 1HL

020 3735 8900

etc.venues - Marble Arch

London

etc.venues - Marble Arch
Garfield House
86 Edgware Road
London W2 2EA

+44 (0)20 7793 4200

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