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Short Course

Creating Departmental or Business Unit Business Continuity Plans

This two-day course is for those who have responsibility for creating service area level business continuity plans, or who have responsibility for leading the process of creating service area level business continuity plans in their organisation.


Study Mode: Part time
Duration: Two days
Module code: PROT0012
Campus: Preston
Start Date: Start dates are varied

Course overview

The course covers topics such as risk assessment, business impact analysis, business unit planning templates, prioritization of activities, interdependencies, supply chain management and business disruption strategies.

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements are required but the course would benefit someone working in an appropriate area.

Academic expertise

Fully developed and delivered by UK leading emergency and crisis management practitioners.

The team’s expertise comes from a wide range of backgrounds including the emergency services, local authorities, health authorities, the nuclear industry, COMAH sites, utilities, the military, port and aviation authorities, and academia.


This course is based in the School of Natural Sciences located in the Faculty of Science and Technology

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