Designing, Implementing, and Maintaining a Business Continuity Plan

The ability to recover from an incident is crucial to a company's survival. A business continuity plan can help a company quickly recover and survive these critical incidents while maintaining the trust of customers, investors, and vendors.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Oct 9, 2018
Duration
2h 10m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Business Continuity and the Risk Management Process
Assessing Vulnerabilities and Threats
Implementing Strategic, Tactical, and Operational Solutions
Testing Business Continuity Solutions
Embedding Business Continuity and Cybersecurity into the Culture
Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Oct 9, 2018
Duration
2h 10m
Description

Business continuity planning is a crucial component of responding to critical incidents, ensuring customer, investor, and vendor confidence, and can ultimately determine long-term survival of a company in the aftermath of a disaster. In this course, Designing, Implementing, and Maintaining a Business Continuity Plan, you will learn the foundational concepts of what comprises a successful business continuity plan. First, you will see how to assess risk. Next, you will explore how to develop a business case to secure funding, strategic, tactical, and operational controls that every business continuity plan should have as well as ways to embed business continuity and cybersecurity into your company's culture. Finally, you will be taught best practices for delivering training to ensure maximum participation and impact throughout all levels of your organization. By the end this course, you will have a solid understanding of what business continuity planning means to your organization, how to get started, and how to make sure the plan is complete, realistic, and actionable.

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About the author

Chris is a lifelong learner and professional information technologist, trainer and IT Manager. Married with 3 children, Chris is interested in martial arts, working out, spending time with family and friends and being creative whenever possible.

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