Brison LLC

  • Alexandria, United States

The tagline of Brison Limited is 'Handling Risk Intelligently' and the company specializes in business continuity, security and risk management training/consultancy. Training programs consists of world-class certified courses and products tailored to an organization as well as delivery using E-learning.


Courses available

Business Impact Analysis Training Course

This course provides an in-depth look into the Analysis stage of the Business Continuity Management (BCM) Lifecycle. It provides the business continuity and resilience professional with the opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge and understanding of this key skill area. The course is broken down into modules, exploring the concept of Business Impact Analysis as well as the practical application using a number of different case studies. Students have the option of using their own organization as a case study. 

This course is based on the BCI Good Practice Guidelines and reflects the current global thinking from ISO 22301, ISO 22313 and ISO /TS 22317.

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CBCI Certification Course

By taking the CBCI Certification course you’ll learn not just the ‘what’, but also the ‘why’, ‘how’, and ‘when’ of good business continuity practice. No previous knowledge of business continuity is required. Starting with the basics, the course progresses through business continuity management (BCM) processes & practice and provides a solid foundation for further study and a career in BC.
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Location Date Duration  
Online, Eastern Time , United States 26 Oct 2020 3 day(s) Book
Online, Pacific Time, United States 16 Nov 2020 3 day(s) Book
Online, Eastern Time , United States 07 Dec 2020 3 day(s) Book
Online, Pacific Time, United States 14 Dec 2020 3 day(s) Book

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Incident Response and Crisis Management Training Course

This course is a comprehensive learning opportunity covering all aspects of developing and implementing an incident response structure and crisis management capability. It begins with learning how to build an incident response structure, as introduced in the Design stage of the Business Continuity Management (BCM) Lifecycle, and goes beyond incident management into learning how to build a crisis management capability in an organization. This course provides the business continuity and resilience professional with the opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge and understanding of this subject as well as the opportunity to apply this knowledge in the classroom using a case study and an exercise.

The course is broken down into modules exploring the concepts and principles of incident and crisis management and what tools and techniques can be applied when anticipating and assessing incidents. It also looks at the key activities, roles and responsibilities required for effective incident and crisis management.

This course is based on the BCI Good Practice Guidelines and reflects the current global thinking from ISO 22301 and BS 11200.
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Location Date Duration  
Online, Eastern Time , United States 09 Nov 2020 2 day(s) Book

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Introduction to Business Continuity Training Course

This course is an introduction to the world of business continuity (BC). It is designed as a first step for newcomers to the subject of BC and for those for whom BC may be a part of their role or responsibilities who need to have a good understanding of the subject. This course provides the new professional with the basic knowledge and understanding of the building blocks required for developing or maintaining a robust Business Continuity Management (BCM) programme and gives those individuals with a BC related role or responsibility an introduction to the discipline.

This course is based on the BCI Good Practice Guidelines and reflects the current global thinking from ISO 22301.
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Introduction to Organizational Resilience Training Course

This course is designed to introduce the concept of organizational resilience and to provide students with a practical approach to build on the foundation of their existing skills and knowledge to develop and enhance resilience capabilities for their organizations. Business continuity principles and practices are essential to building resilience in organizations. Developing effective resilience capabilities requires a collaborative approach between established management disciplines. This course reflects on the UK guidance to organizational resilience BS 65000 and reflects the current global thinking at an international level.


Introduction to Organizational Resilience

Find out how this collaborative approach can help your organization anticipate risks and respond effectively to threats and opportunities.

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Specialist Training Supply Chain

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Meet the instructors
  • Malcolm Reid

    Managing Director

    Malcolm B. Reid, FBCI, CBCP, CPP, CFE, MA, MSc, MBA is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point with a degree in Engineering Management. He also obtained master’s degrees in Business Administration (Henley Business School, University of Reading UK), Information Assurance (Norwich University, VT, USA) with honors, and Business and Organizational Security Management (Webster University, MI, USA) with honors. An expert in Business Continuity and Security, Malcolm has been listed among the top five most Influential Security Thought leaders in the world by IFSEC Global for 2020. He was also the winner of the BCI Continuity and Resilience Contributor accolade for the Americas region. Malcolm runs a successful global risk management consultancy, Brison LLC based in Virginia, USA. 

    In addition to being a BCI - USA Chapter Board member, Malcolm is a member of the global board of directors of ASIS International and a chapter leader for the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. He is an accomplished speaker, university lecturer and course developer for graduate programs at top Universities in the USA. Malcolm works with large global corporations and nation-states helping them to become more resilient. 

    A firm believer in giving back, Malcolm also sits on the Boards of Directors of Familes of the Wounded Fund and Mega Mentors where he works with underprivelidged youth and is a member of the IT Advisory council for Virginia State University.

  • Ronald LaPedis

    Managing Director

  • Jamie Sanderson-Reid

    Executive Director

    Jamie Sanderson-Reid, MSc, MBCI, CISSP, CPP, CCSP is an organisational resilience subject matter expert with international expertise in business continuity management, disaster recovery, cyber security, security management, and training. During her career, she helped large global organisations with the implementation of Enterprise Business Continuity Programs, development and facilitation of exercises, and developing Security Master plans. Her experience spans many industries and countries. She is passionate about active learning for adults and includes interactive approaches to relate course materials to practical requirements in the workplace. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Security Management and a Master of Science in Instructional Design and Development, both from Bellevue University, Bellevue, Nebraska, USA. Jamie is certified as a Member of the Business Continuity Institute (MBCI). She holds the Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) and is one of a handful of women globally who hold both the Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) and the Board Certification in Security Management (CPP) from ASIS International. She is an approved instructor for the Business Continuity Institute (BCI).

  • Betty Kildow

    Continuity Management Consultant, Speaker, Trainer and Author

    For more than 20 years widely diverse companies and organizations including luxury goods companies, manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, public and private utilities, high-tech companies, and government agencies have benefited from Betty’s expertise and real-world approach to addressing the challenges in developing and maintaining a robust Business Continuity capability. She was named a Fellow of the Business Continuity Institute (FBCI) in 2002. Betty is an ISO 22301 Master and an ISO 28000 Lead Implementer and Lead Auditor, A skilled instructor and a BCI Approved Trainer and PECB ISO 22301 and ISO 28000 trainer, Betty has been an adjunct professor at UC Berkeley and the Massachusetts Maritime Academy She has authored articles that have been published in professional magazines an journals in North America, Asia, and Europe, and often called upon as to speak on topics including business continuity, supply chain continuity, and resilience. Betty is a graduate with distinction of the University of California, Berkeley’s Emergency Preparedness, Planning, and Management Program.

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