Business as usual can be interrupted by any types of threat or disruption and recovering from a disaster requires capabilities to maintain activities and operations to reduce internal and external consequences for your organization. Business Continuity will bring you to do an introspection within the heart of your organization to find the potential point of disruption.
In this course, you will be introduced to the importance to develop all the asset and understand the process to manage disruptions and avoid the impacts that could be way worse than what it needs to be.
By achieving this course, you will:
• understand the Business Continuity Management (BCM) cycle, the theory and basic tools
• get practical experience in order to create a BCM program with relevant plans
• learn to initiate and maintain a Business Continuity Programme and plans up to date
Business Continuity plans are vital to secure an organization's growth. In some industries, they even are a legal requirement. Certified by the Quebec Public Security Ministry and based on the BCI Good Practice Guidelines (GPG), this course will provide you with the theory, basic tools and practical experience, required to create a BCM Program with relevant plans.
Several teaching lessons have been picked and mixed with exercises to offer you a practical course. The course covers all these key concepts:
• Identify your critical functions and their priority
• Determine the strategies to be implemented
• Build incident response teams
• Create plan content and maintain it up to date
• Conduct efficient exercises
• Assess the state of preparedness
This course is for everyone who would like to be introduced to Business Continuity and who wants to learn the basics of Business Continuity Management :
• risk management professional
• professionals looking to start a career in the industry
For the Business Continuity Basics course, no prior knowledge is required.
The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) offers world-class, high-quality, award-winning education services, delivered in partnership with BCI Licensed Training Partners and Approved BCI Instructors located around the globe. Each of them is highly experienced and a respected Business Continuity and resilience professional, bringing a wealth of expertise to enhance your learning experience. All BCI courses have been designed to build on the management and technical practices as described in the BCI Good Practice Guidelines (GPG).
The International Consortium for Organizational Resilience (ICOR) is a non-profit and competency-based global leader in organizational resilience. It offers many programs, training and certifications to empower individuals with a quality education and credentialing programs to increase the resilience of the organizations they work for and within the communities they reside. Dedicated to make its participants resourceful leader, the ICOR courses are offered globally, through authorized and highly qualified training partners. The Model for Increasing Organizational Resilience is based on ISO 22316: Security and Resilience – Organizational Resilience Principles and Attributes.
A leader in Business Continuity, Premier Continuum helps worldwide organizations increase their organizational resilience through state-of-the-art of consulting and training services, supported by ParaSolution, its world-class BCM software. As a certified training partner of the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) since 2008 and of ICOR since 2014, we have offered hundreds of classes in Canada, USA and Europe and trained more than 500 professionals. We share our an unparalleled knowledge of the standards and best practice in various industries, and take pride in sharing their practical field-experience and their complete vision of resilience with the PCI students.