Business Continuity Planning and Management Seminars and Workshops
CLASS DATE(s):
8/10/2020 - 8/12/2020

COURSE LENGTH: 3 Days

COURSE COST: $1495.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

BCDR Training includes learning and discussing new application uses for techniques to leverage in an ever changing Business Continuity marketplace and best practices to meet today's management challenges. Business Continuity training instructors will conduct the training seminars and workshops. The training seminar and the workshop will be a 3-day session tailored to your organization and staff.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

The seminars and workshops are suitable for all levels of an organization.

  

*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware or lunch, required in your registration. Please refer to your Enrollment Sales Order or Invoice for the additional cost. If you have any questions, please contact us (learn@vtec.org or 207-775-0244). Course is subject to minimum enrollment.

COURSE TOPICS:


Introduction
Introduction

Understanding the BC (Business Continuity) life cycle
Risk Assessment
Business Impact Analysis
Recovery Time Objectives/Recovery Point Objectives
Critical Recovery Components Applications, Process Initiatives and Alternative Methods of Processing
Mapping Business to Information Technology
Business Continuity Strategy Development
Plan Development
Plan Testing
Plan Maintenance
Getting started with a BC Plan for your organization
Organizing the BCP Team
Management Challenges

Risk Assessment
Defining / Identifying the risks
Developing Risk Templates for your organization
Assessing the risks, includes risk controls and costs

Business Impact Analysis (BIA)
Elements of a BIA
Methods/techniques for conducting a BIA
BIA Template development
Developing a BIA Report

Business Continuity Strategy Development
Identifying recovery requirements and scope
Identifying alternatives / options
Cost-benefit assessment
Recommendations

Plan Development
Defining the objectives and scope of a BCP
Roles and responsibilities of BC team members
Leveraging information from the Risk Assessment and BIA
Key components of the BC Plan: initial response and notification, problem assessment, disaster declaration, recovery and resumption and restoration
Communication Plan
Emergency Response Plan

Plan Testing
Benefits of testing
Testing methods (i.e. Table-top, simulation)
Developing a Test Plan and objectives
Documenting test results

Plan Maintenance
Change Management
Periodic Testing
Training
Auditing

Management Challenges
Business Continuity myths (i.e. BC is only an IT function)
Business Resilience concepts
Enterprise Risk Management
Plan Certification