The Business Impact Analysis (BIA) course – part of the Analysis stage of the BCM Lifecycle

This 2-days course provides an in-depth look into the Analysis stage of the Business Continuity Management (BCM) Lifecycle. It provides the business continuity and resilience professional with the opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge and understanding of this key skill area.
The course is broken down into modules, exploring the concept of Business Impact Analysis as well as the practical application using a number of different case studies. Students have the option of using their own organization as a case study.
This course is based on the Business Continuity Institute’s Good Practice Guidelines and reflects the current global thinking from ISO 22301, ISO 22313 and ISO /TS 22317.

Who should attend ? 

Business continuity and resilience professionals who require in-depth knowledge and an understanding of how to carry out a BIA at all levels of an organization.
It is recommended that students have a minimum of a CBCI or equivalent credential with experience working in an organization in a continuity and resilience related role.

Course delivery 

This BCI training course is delivered as a one or a two-day course, classroom based, in an interactive environment to ensure maximum benefits to participants, under responsibility of Abilene Advisors, as Training Partner under BCI License.
The course covers all aspects of the BIA process, and provides the students with an additional opportunity to use their own organization as a case study in the practical exercises.

Course objectives

The objectives of this training course are to provide students with the ability to:

  • Understand the Business Impact Analysis (BIA) process;
  • Understand how to structure the BIA process;
  • Apply the methods available to conduct a BIA;
  • Utilize the information from the BIA to design the most appropriate business continuity recovery strategies.

Certificate of attendance

All students will receive an official certificate of attendance directly from the BCI.

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