Business Continuity Planning - eLearning

This activity is delivered by Safetrac.

This course explores the explores business continuity planning as part of your risk management plan to serve and survive.
A Business Continuity Plan is a collection of policies, procedures, protocols and information that is developed, compiled and maintained in readiness for use in the event of a business interruption.

Companies that have a strong continuity program in place and train staff in understanding the program can realise a number of benefits – from getting the business up and running as soon as possible to staff health and well-being.

Topics include:
  • What Business Continuity is & why it’s required
  • Identification of mission-critical services
  • Relating service delivery to the business function
  • Conducting a Business Impact Analysis
  • Developing & testing the Business Continuity Plan
  • Evacuation & firewardens
  • Business Continuity Plan awareness.

Learning Outcomes
Upon satisfactory completion of this activity, you will be able to:
  • Understand what a Business Continuity Plan is and why it’s important.
  • Identify mission-critical services and determine the maximum acceptable downtime.
  • Isolate the business functions that are required to support mission-critical services and rate the function’s level of importance.
  • Conduct a Business Impact Analysis.
  • Employ methods to test the Business Continuity Plan.

Understand how you can disaster-proof your organisation for the future.
  • No prerequisites.
  • No materials distributed.
  • No assessments required.


Topic: Business Mindset

Sub-Topic: Operational Excellence, Risk Management

Format: eLearning

Proficiency Level: Foundation, Intermediate, Advanced

CPD: Upto 0.75 hours