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Business Continuity Overview

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Business Continuity Overview

Duration: 1/2 Day or variable
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- Review The Professional Practices for Business Continuity Management body of knowledge designed to assist in the development, implementation, and maintenance of business continuity programs.
- Highlight the terms and methodologies presented in The International Glossary for Resilience and the Professional Practices.

NOTE: This course does not prepare students to take the Qualifying Examination or apply for certification at any level. It is neither a replacement for any courses in DRI's Continuity Track nor a line-by-line review of the Professional Practices. While there are no formal prerequisites, a base level of knowledge is preferred, and the Professional Practices should be read in advance.


Professional Practice 1: Program Initiation and Management
Professional Practice 2: Risk Assessment
Professional Practice 3: Business Impact Analysis
Professional Practice 4: Business Continuity Strategies
Professional Practice 5: Incident Response
Professional Practice 6: Plan Development and Implementation
Professional Practice 7: Awareness and Training Programs
Professional Practice 8: Business Continuity Plan Exercise, Assessment, and Maintenance
Professional Practice 9: Crisis Communications
Professional Practice 10: Coordination with External Agencies

This course can be customized to meet the needs and interests of your organization. It can also include a briefing on the state of the industry or other add-ons.

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