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SECO Institute - Business Continuity Foundation | S-BCF



Only 2 Days



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27/6/2022 (Monday)


On this accelerated SECO Institute Business Continuity Foundation (S-BCF) course, you’ll build knowledge and gain skills on business continuity management, including the best practices to ensure appropriate protection against business continuity threats.

In just 2 days, you’ll learn how to develop, deploy and manage a strategic business continuity policy, as well as build knowledge in:

  • The basics of threat and vulnerability analyses and business impact analyses
  • How an internal business continuity organisation is built up
  • How business continuity tests are prepared, performed and evaluated

At the end of this course, you’ll sit the SECO Institute S-BCF exam, and achieve your SECO Institute Business Continuity Foundation (S-BCF) certification. Through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you’ll get access to courseware, learn from certified instructors, and train in a distraction-free environment.


This course is ideal if you are interested in protecting your business from threats and raising business continuity awareness, specifically if you are in are considering a career in any of the following fields:

  • Business continuity
  • Resilience management
  • Disaster recovery
  • Facility manager responsible for physical sites and the continuity of their internal operations
  • Information security professional and you need to cooperate with a business continuity team to ensure that your organisation is well protected


Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study


  • Module 1: Understand business continuity management terminology and concepts
  • Module 2: Understand what focus areas a business continuity program needs to address to ensure appropriate protection against business continuity threats
  • Module 3: Describe the activities that form part of the business continuity planning process, from preliminary maturity assessment to testing and improvement; Understand how an internal business continuity organisation is built up
  • Module 4: Grasp the fundamentals of developing a strategic business continuity policy
  • Module 5: Understand the basics of threat and vulnerability analyses and business impact analyses
  • Module 6: Recall the contents of a comprehensive business continuity plan
  • Module 7: Describe how business continuity tests are prepared, performed and evaluated

Exam Track

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

SECO Institute Business Continuity Foundation (S-BCF) exam

  • Exam code: S-BCF

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)


There are no prerequisites for this accelerated course.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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