Businesses may disrupted as a result of the disasters and the prolonged disaster may lead to the liquidation of businesses. Businesses need to redefine the way they conduct their activities to prevent supply chain disruptions, health fatality among employees and loss of business revenues.

This course combines the rudiments of business continuity, supply chain risk management, public health emergency response as well as occupational health and safety nest practices to address the management of post-emergency business and supply chain continuity. It addresses the upstream, midstream and downstream supply chain challenges during and after the disasters. The course is for organisations that want to excel in this period of global challenges. At the end of the course, participants will develop specific blue prints for managing their unique business continuity and supply chain activities during and after the pandemic.

Target Audience:

Managers and Executives in HSE, Quality, Human Resources, Production, Logistics, Supply chain, Strategy, ICT, Procurement, Warehousing etc in ICT, Hospitals, Banks, Manufacturing Companies, Oil and Gas, Services etc

Training Methodologies

Practical exercises and discussions, best practices simulation and assignments.

Course Content

  • Context of Organisation
    • Stakeholder Management
    • Health Hazard Identification and Risk Management at the up, mid and down-stream units of the supply chain
    • Business and Supply Chain Risk Management
    • Business and Health (Exposure) Impact Analysis
    • Business, Supply Chain and Health Management Objectives
  • Business Recovery Objectives
    • Identifying critical assets and processes for supply chain recovery
    • Set recovery goals: information, processes and assets
  • Business Continuity and Supply chain operations Management
    • Roles and Responsibilities
    • Documents Management
    • Hazards and risks controls implementation and monitoring
    • Supply chain Response Processes and procedures
    • Business Continuity and incident roles and responsibilities
    • Managing employees across supply chain to prevent health hazards
    • Emergency Drills and recovery reporting
    • Emergency exercise review
  • Response Activation and Coordination
    • Response activation and management
    • Incident Information and Communication
    • Incident, isolation and reporting
    • Containment and decontamination
    • Business recovery after incident
    • Managing stigmatization

Duration: 5 days

Training Methodologies

  • Case Study
  • Individual Exercises
  • Role Play
  • Group Exercises
  • Group Presentation
  • Examination

Assessment and Qualification
Learning is assessed through:

  • 4 hours open examination. Passing the exams qualifies the candidate for Cognicert Business Continuity and Resilience Manager (CPD Certificate)
  • Practical experience of 25 days with activity log qualifies participants for our Cognicert Business Continuity and Resilience Manager (Implementer Category) I.D Card and Certificate
  • Practical experience of 50 days with activity log qualifies participants for our Cognicert Business Continuity and Resilience Manager (Lead Implementer Category) I.D Card and Certificate

Self-Study Material, Exam and Certification 

Online Training, Material, Exam and Certification 

Classroom Training Location Here (Fee to be decided by delivery partners)




February 27

January 22, 2022

March 24

February 22, 2022

April 21

March 22, 2022

May 18

April 22, 2022

June 22

May 24, 2022

July 27

June 22, 2022

Aug 24

July 22, 2022

September 21

August 24, 2022

October 19

September 15, 2022

November  23

October 13, 2022

December 18

November 11, 2022

Cancellation: 3 weeks before examination attract 100% refund. 0% refund after.