The cost of this course includes both the course and the qualifying exam. The course will be delivered in English, by Serbian-speaking instructor.
CEAPs: 32 Continuing Education Activity Points (CEAPs) may be awarded towards recertification.
This brand new version of DRI’s seminal course, Business Continuity (BCLE 2000), enables you to build a business continuity program based on the most up to the minute information and the most utilized and time tested standard in the field because the DRI International Professional Practices for Business Continuity Management are just that. Newly revamped and long the leading standard in our profession by a mile, the Professional Practices are the foundation upon which this four day, in-depth, hands-on course is built.
Instruction includes all ten Professional Practices detailed below, including new and expanded coverage of cloud computing, cyber-threats, supply chain, risk transfer, insurance considerations, legal and regulatory requirements, and manufacturing processes, as well as more traditional topics such as evaluating risks, gaining leadership buy-in, crisis communications, and program audit. An experienced instructor using real-world examples and interactive workshop exercises will walk you through the key elements of business continuity management, making this the perfect course for those who are relatively new to the profession and want a thorough, leave no stone unturned educational experience.
The participatory nature of the course immerses you in the learning process, enables you to learn by doing, and ensures that you leave having outlined a firm foundation for your program that is specific to your entity. Additionally, the course, as well as the revamped supporting material provided to every student, is designed to give you all the tools you need to pass the new Qualifying Examination and continue on the path toward becoming a DRI Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP), Associate Business Continuity Professional (ABCP), Master Business Continuity Professional (MBCP), Certified Functional Continuity Professional (CFCP), Certified Business Continuity Vendor (CBCV).
Lesson 1: Program Initiation and Management
Lesson 2: Risk Assessment
Lesson 3: Business Impact Analysis
Lesson 4: Business Continuity Strategies
Lesson 5: Incident Response
Lesson 6: Plan Development and Implementation
Lesson 7: Awareness and Training Programs
Lesson 8: Business Continuity Plan Exercise, Audit, and Maintenance
Lesson 9: Crisis Communications
Lesson 10: Coordination with External Agencies
Lesson 11: Qualifying Examination Review
Every certified professional, and vendor must take and pass the Qualifying Examination before they can apply to any level or designation for certification. The Qualifying Examination is step one of a two-part certification process. DRI International administers the only professional Exam in Business Continuity Planning.
The Qualifying Examination consists of a multiple-choice format test covering the subject areas of the Professional Practices for Business Continuity Management. It takes 2-1/2 hours to complete the exam and requires a passing grade. Successful completion of the examination qualifies an individual to subsequently apply for any level of DRI certification. The fee for the Qualifying Examination is included in the price of the BCLE 2000 DRI International training course.
Upcoming BCLE 2000 Courses