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Easingwold, York

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1 Day

10:00 - 14:30



Course Information


This essential toolkit is designed to develop your role in successfully embedding business continuity (BC) within any organisation.

Strategic leads and other individuals, often without any background in business continuity management (BCM), inherit the leadership role for their organisation’s business continuity capability. This masterclass has been designed to provide the underpinning knowledge to strategically lead the development and embedding of any BC programme, cultivating a resilient organisation. One that is able to adapt and respond to disruptive events whilst minimising negative impacts.

The BC Masterclass course provides a rare opportunity to engage with experts and peers simultaneously. Covering best practice, strengthening existing knowledge on the management of implementation, including strategy and BC arrangements.

Looking at the six elements of the BC lifecycle, the course explores how these can be applied within any organisation. It also looks at the role and importance of the BC Policy and business continuity management system governance arrangements, as well as business impact analysis.

Delegates will go through the three levels of incident response structure, have the chance to analyse the importance of exercising BC plans and evaluate methods for embedding effective business continuity within an organisation.

Business Continuity Masterclass for Senior Managers

Who is This Course For?

This Business Continuity Masterclass course is aimed at Strategic Managers, Directors, Executive Boards and all those who hold responsibility for their organisation’s business continuity programme, this can include the Senior Responsible Owner.

Aim & Objectives


To provide delegates with the underpinning knowledge to manage the implementation and provide a strategic steer to your business continuity management arrangements.


By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • State the 6 elements of the business continuity management life-cycle and how this can be applied within an organisation
  • Describe the role and importance of the BC Policy and BCMS governance arrangements
  • Explain the function of the Business Impact Analysis (BIA) and the methods that can be used to implement a BIA
  • Describe the 3 levels of an incident response structure
  • Analyse the importance of exercising business continuity plans and list the 5 types of exercise
  • Evaluate methods for embedding business continuity within an organisation

Benefits for Delegates

  • Take the opportunity to hear from BC Lead Auditors on numerous subjects including what evidence is needed to meet the requirements of the BCMS

  • Have the chance to discuss with other Senior Managers the challenges and benefits of robust BCMS and best practice from across a wide remit of businesses

  • Refresh your knowledge and explore further the building blocks of what makes an efficient and high functions BC manager

Benefits for Organisations

  • This course is an excellent professional development course for your senior management staff, brushing up on best practice and discussing new legislation
  • Boost company credibility in demonstrating a commitment to ‘top management’ by taking responsibility to strategically led arrangements in BCMS
  • Gain assurance that your BC plans are robust, forward thinking and evaluated

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  • 1 or 2 day options

  • From £2,750 exc. VAT

  • Up to 16 delegates

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  • Max 200 delegates

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Business Continuity

Incident & Crisis Management

Business Continuity