Course Information

Course overview

Lead Disaster Recovery Manager training enables you to develop the necessary expertise to support an organization in implementing, maintaining and managing an ongoing Disaster Recovery Plan. During this training course, you will also gain a comprehensive knowledge of the best practices of Disaster Recovery processes and ICT Disaster Recovery services as part of business continuity management.

Who should attend

  • Disaster Recovery professionals or consultants seeking to master the necessary concepts and processes related to recovery strategies
  • Managers responsible to establish a Disaster Recovery plan in an organization
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with organization`s Disaster Recovery requirements
  • Disaster Recovery team members

Course Outline

Day 1: Introduction to Disaster Recovery and initiation of a DR plan

  • Course Objectives and Structure
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Initiating a Disaster Recovery Plan
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Risk Assessment
  • Business Impact Analysis h Protection and Mitigation measures

Day 2: Risk Mitigation Strategies and Disaster Recovery Planning

  • Risk Mitigation Strategy Development
  • Backup and Recovery Considerations
  • Disaster Recovery Plan Development
  • Incident Response Plan
  • Emergency Response Plan
  • Crisis Management Plan
  • IT Recovery Plan

Day 3: Disaster Recovery facilities, services, recovery sites, response and activation

  • Restoration Plan
  • Recovery Facilities
  • Outsourced Services
  • Recovery Sites
  • Response and Activation
  • Training and Education

Day 4: DRP testing, monitoring, measurement, and continuous improvement

  • Testing h Performance Measurement
  • Self-Assessment – Auditing
  • Continual Improvement
  • Closing the training

Day 5: Certification Exam