ISO 22301 Certification

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ISO 22301

Introduction

Summary

This one-day training enables participants to be familiar with the basic concepts of the implementation and management of a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) as specified in ISO 22301:2010, as well as the best practices for implementing the business continuity processes based on the ISO/PAS 22399. The participant will learn the different components of a BCMS, including the BCMS policy, risk management, measuring performance, management’s commitment, internal audit, management review and continual improvement. This training is fully compatible with BS 25999 (Business continuity management specification) and ISO 27031 (Guidelines for information and communication technology readiness for business continuity).

Who should attend?

  • Professionals wanting to gain a comprehensive knowledge of the main processes of a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS)
  • Staff involved in the implementation of the ISO 22301 standard
  • Expert advisors in business continuty
  • Managers responsible for implementing a BCMS
  • Auditors

Learning objectives

  • To understand the fundamentals of business continuity
  • To know the interrelationships between ISO 22301, ISO 27031 and the other business continuity standards as BS 25999
  • To know the key components of a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) in accordance with ISO 22301, ISO 27031 or BS 25999
  • To introduce the concepts, approaches, standards, methods and techniques allowing to effectively manage a BCMS
  • To inderstand the relationship between a Business Continuity Management System, including risk management, controls and compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders of the organization
  • To inderstand the stages of the ISO22301 or BS 25999 certification process
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ISO 22301

Foundation

Summary

This course enables participants to learn about the best practices for implementing and managing a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) as specified in ISO 22301:2010, as well as the best practices for implementing the business continuity processes based on the ISO/PAS 22399. This training is fully compatible with BS 25999 (Business continuity management specification) and ISO 27031 (Guidelines for information and communication technology readiness for business continuity).

Who should attend?

  • Members of a business continuity team
  • IT Professionals wanting to gain a comprehensive knowledge of the main processes of a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS)
  • Staff involved in the implementation of the ISO 22301 standard
  • Technicians involved in operations related to a BCMS
  • Auditors

Learning objectives

  • To Understand the implementation of a Business Continuity Management System in accordance with ISO 22301, ISO 27031 or BS 25999
  • To Understand the relationship between a Business Continuity Management System, including risk management, controls and compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders of the organization
  • To Know the concepts, approaches, standards, methods and techniques allowing to effectively manage a Business Continuity Management System
  • To Acquire the necessary expertise to contribute in implementing a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) as specified in ISO22301, ISO 27031 or BS 25999
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ISO 22301

Lead Implementer

Summary

This five-day intensive course enables participants to develop the necessary expertise  to support an organization in implementing and managing a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) based on ISO 22301:2010. Participants will also gain a thorough understanding of best practices used to implement business continuity processes from the ISO 22399. This training is consistent with the project management practices established in ISO 10006 (Quality Management Systems – Guidelines for Quality Management in Projects). This training is fully compatible with BS 25999 (Business continuity management specification) and ISO 27031 (Guidelines for information and communication technology readiness for business continuity).

Who should attend?

  • Project managers or consultants wanting to prepare and to support an organization in the implementation of a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS)
  • Business continuity auditors who wish to fully understand the implementation of a Business Continuity Management System
  • Persons responsible for the business continuity conformity in an organization
  • Members of a business continuity team
  • Expert advisors in business continuity
  • Members of an organization that want to prepare for an business continuity function or for a BCMS project management function

Learning objectives

  • To Understand the implementation of a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) in accordance with ISO 22301, ISO 27031 or BS 25999
  • To Gain a comprehensive understanding of the concepts, approaches, standards, methods and techniques required for the effective management of a Business Continuity Management System
  • To Understand the relationship between the components of a Business Continuity Management System and the compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders of the organization
  • To Acquire the necessary expertise to support an organization in implementing, managing and maintaining a BCMS as specified in ISO22301 or BS 25999
  • To Acquire the necessary expertise to manage a team implementing ISO22301 or BS 25999
  • To Develop the knowledge and skills required to advise organizations on best practices in the management of business continuity
  • To Improve the capacity for analysis and decision making in the context of business continuity management
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ISO 22301

Lead Auditor

Summary

This five-day intensive course enables participants to develop the necessary expertise to audit a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) and to manage a team of auditors by applying widely recognized audit principles, procedures and techniques. During this training, the participant will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to proficiently plan and perform internal and external audits in compliance with ISO 19011 the certification process according to 17021. Based on practical exercises, the participant will develop the skills (mastering audit techniques) and competencies (managing audit teams and audit program, communicating with customers, conflict resolution, etc.) necessary to effenciently conduct an audit. This training is compatible with BS 25999 audit (Business continuity management specification) and ISO 27031 (Guidelines for information and communication technology readiness for business continuity).

Who should attend?

  • Internal auditors
  • Auditors wanting to perform and lead Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) certification audits
  • Project managers or consultants wanting to master the Business Continuity Management System audit process
  • Persons responsible for the Business continuity conformity in an organization
  • Members of a business continuity team
  • Expert advisors in information technology
  • Technical experts wanting to prepare for an Business continuity audit function

Learning objectives

  • To acquire the expertise to perform an ISO 22301 or BS 25999 internal audit following ISO 19011 guidelines
  • To acquire the expertise to perform an ISO 22301 or BS 25999 certification audit following ISO 19011 guidelines and the specifications of ISO 17021
  • To acquire the expertise necessary to manage a BCMS audit team
  • Understanding the operation of the Business Continuity Management System in accordance with ISO22301, ISO 27031 or BS 25999
  • To understand the relationship between a Business Continuity Management System, including risk management, controls and compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders of the organization
  • To improve the ability to analyze the internal and external environment of an organization, risk assessment and audit decision-making in the context of a BCMS
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ISO 22301

Management System

Every organization nowadays needs to be secured towards disruptions, incidents and inside & outside threats. For this reason, the Business Continuity ISO 22301 standard has been developed to protect companies against threats, reduce the likelihood of, and ensure your business recovers from disruptive incidents.

An effective business continuity management system (BCMS) will help organizations to develop and maintain a best practice approach to respond effectively to any disruption, by implementing continuous improvement tools and techniques.

Benefits of ISO 22301 certification to your organization:

  • Establishing a framework to identify, reduce, and manage threats for your organization
  • Increases organizational productivity with “Plan, Do, Check, Act” best practice approach
  • Demonstrated compliance with customer, regulatory and/or other requirements
  • Decreases the internal and external business continuity audit costs
  • Improve incident response time and minimize the threats
  • Gains competitive advantage with an internationally acknowledged standard
  • Increases client confidence and demonstrate resilience
  • Provides continual assessment and improvement
  • Identifies and encourages more efficient and time saving processes
  • Improves your risk profile with clients, investors and stakeholders

Benefits of ISO 22301 to your customers:

  • Improved service and security
  • Increased confidentiality
  • Regulated legal compliance
  • Fewer incidents and damages
  • Top client delivery levels

ISO 22301 certification (also known as “registration”) is a third-party audit performed by a certification body such as PECB who, upon verification that an organization is in compliance with the requirements of ISO 22301, will issue an ISO 22301 certificate. This certification is then maintained through regularly scheduled annual surveillance audits by the registrar, with re-certification of the Business Continuity Management System performed on a tri-annual basis.

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