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Business Continuity Overview
Thursday, September 12, 2019, 08:30am - 04:30pm
Contact BCMAP Secretariat

Class Overview

The Business Continuity Overview covers the fundamentals of Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRII)’s professional practices for business continuity practitioners, ISO 22301, as well as local regulations like Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Circular 951, Data Privacy Act of 2012, Occupational Safety and Health Law and the proposed Department of Disaster Management regulations on Business Continuity Management.

This course is designed which aims to create and enhance the awareness on BCM as well as empowering attendees; knowledge in fundamental BC Planning and Management i.e. BCM current trends, management buy-in on BCM, best practices, framework, scopes, terminologies and  definitions, roles and responsibilities, challenges and key success factors in BC planning and management.

Who Should Attend

The general workforce within an organization or individuals who are keen to explore business continuity management


After this course, you will be able to:

1. Provide frameworks of business continuity management in an enterprise;
2. Share global practices and trends with others; and
3. Map local standards and regulations of business continuity management to its
global practices.

Class Outline

I.    Introduction on Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

    A.    What is business continuity vis-à-vis  disaster recovery?
    B.    The need for business continuity in the Philippines
    C.    The state of business continuity on various  sectors in the Philippines
    D.    Key initiatives of public and private sectors to promote business continuity
    E.    Standards and best practices in business continuity

II.    Business Continuity Management and Components of a Business Continuity Plan

III.    Ten (10) Professional Practices on Business Continuity from Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRII)

    A.    Program initiation and management
    B.    Risk assessment
    C.    Business impact analysis
    D.    Business continuity strategies
    E.    Incident response
    F.    Plan development and implementation
    G.    Awareness and training programs
    H.    Business continuity plan exercise, assessment, and maintenance
    I.    Crisis communications
    J.    Coordination with external agencies

IV.    Key Regulations and Standards in relation to Business Continuity

    A.    ISO 22301 Standards on Business Continuity Management
    B.    NDRRMC guidelines in the Philippines
    C.    Department of Disaster Management Law
    D.    BSP Circular 951 for local banks and financial institutions
    E.    Data Privacy Law
    F.    Cyber Security Law
    G.    Occupational Safety and Health Standards

Class Fee

Php 7,500


Ateneo Center in Salcedo Village, Makati


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Location : Ateneo Continuous Center for Education, Ateneo H.V. dela Costa Campus