Get CBCI certified online

The CBCI Online course, delivered in partnership with Buckinghamshire New University, is based on the Good Practice Guidelines (GPG). It provides you with the fundamentals to implement a Business Continuity Management (BCM) programme into your organization and gives you a solid base for a career in business continuity and resilience.


How it works ...

This eight-week course runs on an interactive e-learning system, giving you the chance to interact with the instructor as well as other students on the course. You will receive 32 hours of expert training across the duration of the course, with 2-hour classes running twice per week. All sessions are recorded, so you can revisit them at any time or access them if you miss one (All sessions are available for up to 2 weeks after course completion).

Benefits of joining a CBCI Online course
  • This course will help you gain a practical insight and best practices of how a business continuity plan is developed and implemented
  • You can study at a time that suits you. If you miss a session, no worries, they are all recorded making it convenient for all students.
  • You do not have to take time away from your office/organization (2 hours/session) and pay for any additional costs, such as travel or accommodation.

  • You will join a global cohort of students from around the world to give you different perspectives and understand cultural differences


CBCI Online Costs

The cost includes both the CBCI Online Course and the CBCI Online Exam as a bundle, you will also receive a complimentary copy of the Good Practice Guidelines to assist you with your learning.

The November 2022 course is now open for registration, the tuition starts on 31 October 2022, sessions will run every Monday and Tuesday, 18:00 to 20:00 (GMT) for 8 weeks (course ends on Tuesday 20 December 2022). Please note: Adjustments to start times may be made to accommodate the best experience, depending on student locations.

Early Bird Rate: GB£1670 / Aus$3120 / Can$2885 / Euro€2000 / US$2350 *All prices exclude VAT

Standard Rate: GB£1970 / Aus$3670 / Can$3390 / Euro€2360 / US$2750 *All prices exclude VAT

If registering under the Early Bird Rate, please register and pay before 17:00 BST 3 October 2022 to guarantee your place on this course.

If registering under the Standard Rate, please register and pay before 17:00 BST  17 October 2022 to guarantee your place on this course.

Please note: This course and exam will only be supplied for the sole use of the purchaser. Once purchased you will be sent a registration email that will usually take up to 1 working day (UK office times) to arrive. Registration for the course will only be confirmed upon receipt of payment and late entries are not accepted.

Registration for the next course in January 2023 will open when the November 2022 course has closed.


Download the CBCI Candidate Information Pack , this is your first step to getting you CBCI Certification! It tells you everything you need to know about the CBCI Certification course and exam and how to prepare.


Please note: After registering for the CBCI Online Course and Exam, the BCI will share your registration details with the Training Provider, Buckinghamshire New University, the exam host, Testrac Ltd, and proctor, Examity Inc, in order to enrol you onto the CBCI Online Course and Exam. Your data will not be shared beyond Buckinghamshire New University, Testrac Ltd and Examity Inc and will only be used to allow you to take part in the Online Course and the Exam, in accordance with the BCI privacy policy. You will receive administration emails from Buckinghamshire New University, Testrac Ltd and Examity Inc regarding your Course and Exam.