Course Information

Course overview

ISO 22301 Lead Implementer

ISO 22301 Lead Implementer training course enables you to develop the necessary expertise to support an organization in establishing, implementing, managing and maintaining a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) based on ISO 22301. During this training course, you will also gain a thorough understanding of the best practices of Business Continuity Management Systems and be able to provide a framework that allows the organization to continue operating efficiently during disruptive events.

  • Managers or consultants involved in Business Continuity Management
  • Expert advisors seeking to master the implementation of a Business Continuity Management System
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with BCMS requirements
  • BCMS team members

Course Outline

Day 1 Introduction to ISO 22301 and initiation of a BCMS

  • Course objectives and structure
  • Standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Business Continuity Management System (BCMS)
  • Fundamental concepts and principles of Business Continuity Management Systems
  • Initiating the implementation of a BCMS
  • Understanding the organization
  • Analysis of the existing management system BCMS scope

Day 2 Plan the implementation of a BCMS

  • Leadership and commitment
  • BCMS policies
  • Organizational structure
  • Documentation management
  • Competence and awareness
  • Business Impact Analysis (BIA)
  • Risk assessment

Day 3 Implementation of a BCMS

  • Business Continuity strategy
  • Protection and mitigation measures
  • Business Continuity plans and procedures
  • Incident response plan
  • Emergency response plan
  • Crisis management plan
  • IT Recovery plan
  • Restoration plan
  • Communication plan

Day 4 BCMS monitoring, measurement, continuous improvement and preparation for a certification audit

  • Test and exercises
  • Measurement and monitoring of the BCMS
  • Internal audit
  • Management review
  • Treatment of non-conformities
  • Continual improvement
  • Preparing for the certification audit
  • Competence and evaluation of implementers
  • Closing the training

Day 5 Certification Exam

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