ContinuitySA's Complete Continuity Practitioner Programme enhances business continuity management skills

Johannesburg, 08 Jun 2017
Read time 1min 10sec

ContinuitySA, Africa's leading provider of business continuity management and business resilience services, will run its five-day business continuity management course, the Complete Continuity Practitioner Programme, from 24-28 July 2017.

The course is designed to equip business continuity practitioners in all aspects of implementing, managing and maintaining an effective programme for business continuity management in line with all relevant international standards. It includes case studies and practical classroom exercises.

The focus of this course is to ensure the delegates, staff who are responsible for BCM implementation or BCM activities, can understand the theory behind BCM implementation and the practical application thereof.

The programme covers such content as:

* Basics and origins of BCM;
* Trends and observations;
* BCM in context;
* Standards and compliance;
* Elements of the BCM life cycle;
* BCM policy and programme management;
* Embedding BCM;
* Analysis - business impact analysis - threat analysis;
* Design - identifying and selecting of appropriate recovery strategies and tactics;
* Implementation - executing the agreed strategies and tactics through the process of developing the business continuity plans; and
* Validation - Ensuring continuous improvement through ongoing and scheduled exercising, maintenance and review - measuring BCM maturity.

For more information, please contact us via the link or call our training department on (+27) 11 554 8000.


ContinuitySA is Africa's leading provider of business continuity management services to public and private organisations. Delivered by highly skilled experts, its fully managed services include ICT resilience, enterprise risk management, work area recovery and BCM advisory - all designed to enhance business resilience in an age of escalating threat. By helping clients understand their risk profile, and then develop an appropriate risk-mitigation strategy, ContinuitySA provides peace of mind for all stakeholders.

ContinuitySA operates the continent's biggest network of recovery centres, with more than 20 000m2 of space in Gauteng (Midrand and Randburg), the Western Cape (Tyger Valley and Somerset West), in KwaZulu-Natal (Mount Edgecombe) as well in Botswana, Mozambique, Kenya and Mauritius.

ContinuitySA is a Gold Partner of the Business Continuity Institute and the recipient of the BCI's 'Continuity and Resilience Provider' Award for the third consecutive year in 2016.

ContinuitySA. Our business is keeping you in business.

Additional information about ContinuitySA can be found at Network with ContinuitySA on Google+, LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.

Editorial contacts
Warstreet Marketing Rebecca Warsop (011) 807 9842
See also