e-Learning: Introduction to Business Continuity

If you need a basic introduction to business continuity, this course has been designed for you. Whether you are developing a business continuity programme within your organization as part of your role, or whether you need to understand how to support business continuity within your organization, this course will be beneficial to you.

 

It will help you ...

  • Understand the key business continuity concepts and terminology
  • Appreciate why business continuity is of importance to organizations and the benefits it brings
  • Be able to explain the basics of business continuity to others, allowing you to become a positive influencer and support business continuity within your organization
  • Build an action plan to help you start applying business continuity in your organization straight away, whatever your role

 

The course should take 3 – 4 hours and you can study whenever you like, you have 60 days to complete the course from when you start. The course can be used on mobile, tablet and desktop. Once you complete the course you can download a certificate of completion.

Introduction to Business Continuity

 

The course is designed to be informative and interactive:

  • Concepts and terminology explained in non-jargon, plain English
  • Animated videos & glossary of key terms
  • Downloadable action plan to help you think about your own organization as you work through the course
  • Real world case studies to think about how business continuity can be applied to a variety of situations and businesses
  • You need to carry out actions and answer questions as you work through each module
  • And, at the end of each module there is a quiz to access understanding before moving on to the next one

 

The course is based on the Good Practice Guidelines (GPG) and contains 6 modules based on the Business Continuity Management Lifecycle:

  • Module One: Introduction
  • Module Two: Policy and Programme Management and Embedding
  • Module Three: Analysis
  • Module Four: Design
  • Module Five: Implementation
  • Module Six: Validation

Take the course so you can help your organization become more resilient!

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