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Duration: 180 Days

Fees: 280 US$

Course duration is the Learning Management System (LMS) access available to the student. However, the student can complete the course early or whenever within 180 days and appear for the exam as per the individual learning goals.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Knowledge of ISO 22301- Business Continuity Management System

Course material:

  • PowerPoint Presentations
  • Reference material
  • Articles
  • Case Studies
  • Case Reference Material
  • Management System Documentation Templates
  • Videos

Assessment method:

  • Assignments
  • Examination

Career Prospects:

  • BCMS Manager
  • BCMS Lead Auditor
  • Subcontractor Lead Auditor
  • Business Continuity Lead
  • Business Continuity Head

Certified Lead Auditor - ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System


Lead Auditor - ISO 22301:2012

  • In today’s competitive business landscape, it is important for organizations to have a strategy that can effectively overturn potential threats. This course is structured to help professionals build the capability to plan for and spearhead Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) audits, in compliance with the ISO 22301 standard, both internally and externally. You will learn the key principles, procedures and techniques for conducting a BCMS audit in the capacity of a Lead Auditor.
  • Attain the skills required to plan and structure a BCMS audit, identify current & potential threats to the business, lead team towards achieving BCMS goals, communicate audit findings to client, resolve conflicts, design business continuity plans, maintain compliance with the ISO 22301 standard, and work towards constantly updating the firm’s BCMS.
  • Empirical approach to coaching will include detailed training material, assignments, case studies and presentations to assist students in analysis and synthesis of body of knowledge and to develop required skills.
  • On course completion, appear for the exam and qualify for Credentials Global’s ISO 22301 Lead Auditor certification.
  • This course is open to all professionals, senior management, advisers, BCMS team leaders, corporate governance officers, risk managers, compliance executives, experts, IT consultants, who intend to manage & improve a firm’s Business Continuity Management System; and plan to lead audits conforming with the ISO 22301 standard

Key Outcomes:

  • Understand the purpose and value of an ISO 22301 audit
  • Identify the correlation between ISO 22301 and other regulatory frameworks
  • Acknowledge how a robust BCMS can reduce recovery time from incidents, save costs, improve customer satisfaction
  • Appreciate the requirements for successful third party certification
  • Plan, implement, monitor, review and follow up on the BCMS audit
  • Develop capability to spearhead an audit conforming with ISO 22301 standard
  • Guide a firm to achieve & maintain compliance with ISO 22301

Course Chapters:

Chapter 1 Introduction to Course
Chapter 2 High Level Structure
Chapter 3 Introduction to Standard & Related Concepts
Chapter 4 Process Mapping
Chapter 5 Context of Organization & Management System
Chapter 6 Leadership
Chapter 7 Actions To Address Risk and Opportunities
Chapter 8 Business Continuity Objectives and Planning to Achieve Them
Chapter 9 Support
Chapter 10 Competence and Awareness
Chapter 11 Organizational Knowledge
Chapter 12 Organizational Communication
Chapter 13 Documented Information
Chapter 14 Operational Planning Control and Business Risk Assessment
Chapter 15 Performance Evaluation
Chapter 16 Improvement
Chapter 17 Guidelines For Auditing Management Systems
Chapter 18 Audit Excellence

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