Understand the key elements, auditing concepts and principles of BCMS

Understand the key elements, auditing concepts and principles of BCMS

Virtual Classes Schedule 

3rd, 6th, 7th, 8th & 9th June 2022: CQI IRCA Lead Auditor Training On Business Continuity Management Based On ISO 22301:2019 I Duration: 5 Days | Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm GST 



In the modern world, Business Continuity is the key to the sustenance and growth for any organisation. With an effective Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) based on ISO 22301:2019, organisations can build resilience and capability to support and run critical processes and activities without disruptions.  Health & safety issues, natural calamities, cyber attacks are few of the many unforeseen incidents that affect organisations and may lead to heavy losses of people and property. BCMS protects organisations from long term risks and is one the most critical components of the recovery strategy.  To support your organisation in implementing an effective BCMS, TÜV SÜD Middle East is pleased to offer Auditor/Lead Auditor Training on BCMS based on ISO 22301:2019. This comprehensive five-day course comprises of case studies, training and role-plays to ensure that participants thoroughly understand the role of an auditor / lead auditor and acquire the expertise needed to perform effective audits.

your Benefits


  • the purpose and key elements of business continuity management
  • roles and skill required by an auditor / lead auditor
  • the auditing concepts and principles

Review the structure and requirements of ISO 22301:2019

Planning, conducting and reporting audits in accordance with ISO 19011:2018

Learn to apply PDCA Approach while auditing ISO 22301

Gain/ enhance auditing skills to become a certified Auditor/Lead Auditor

course content / outline 

This course is an interactive course which will enable the candidates to understand ISO 22301:2019 in-depth through the “Accelerated Learning Model”

Topics to be covered in this course include:

  • BCMS concepts and ISO 22301 standard
  • Auditing principles
  • Roles and responsibility of auditors
  • Planning an audit
  • Conducting an audit
  • Reporting audit results
  • Corrective actions
  • Examination

who should attend?

  • Business Continuity, Information Security, Risk professionals, IT and Operations managers or consultants who seek to master the Business continuity Management System audit process
  • Internal or External Business continuity Management System Auditors
  • Operations core group members responsible for establishing, implementing, maintaining, auditing and improving Business Continuity Management Systems
  • Experts who have a role to play in the implementation of Business Continuity Management System

training duration

Five (5) Days (40 Hours)


Participants are expected to have prior knowledge on:

Management systems - Understand the Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) cycle

Business Continuity Management (Principle & Concept)

  • awareness of the need for Business Continuity and components of Business Continuity
  • responsibilities for Business Continuity
  • using the results of Business Impact Analysis and Risk Assessments to determine appropriate Business Continuity strategies and incident response structure
  • Continual re-assessment of information security and making of modifications as appropriate

ISO/IEC 22301

  • Knowledge of the requirements of ISO 22301 (with ISO 22313) and the commonly used Business Continuity Management terms and definitions, as given in ISO 22300

*Relevant proofs to be submitted

This course is not for filling gaps in the knowledge about the standard; but for enhancing the knowledge about the same with regards to audit context.

Exam details (duration, pattern)

Participants will be assessed throughout the course for punctuality, presentation skills, interactive approach, involvement, role-play, daily tests etc. and finally through a written examination at the end of the course. The examination is ‘closed book’ and only a copy of the standard ISO 22301:2019 is permissible.

  • The passing criteria: 70%.


  • TÜV SÜD Middle East as Approved Training Partner of CQI IRCA fulfills all compliances of the course PR363: BCMS ISO 22301:2019 Lead Auditor  
  • Participants who will score 70% and above in both the continuous assessment and written examination will be issued an CQI (Charted Quality Institute) & IRCA (International Register of Certificated Auditors) registered certificate on successful completion of the course
  • Participants who successfully complete the course will also be presented with the CQI-IRCA (International Register of Certificated Auditors) registered ‘Certificate of Achievement’ once TÜV SÜD is awarded with the accreditation from CQI IRCA
  • Participants who are not able to qualify for the passing certificate, will be issued a certificate of attendance from TÜV SÜD Middle East

If you would like to organize an in-house training at a location other than listed above, please fill out the form.


  • What are the benefits of enrolling in this course?
    • World-class training – by learning from TÜV SÜD’s industry experts and training specialists

    • Interactive learning style – with interactive formats such as lectures, illustrations and simulations are used

    • Networking opportunity – where you can meet and build network with like-minded individuals at our instructor-led training

    • Gain a competitive edge – by getting trained by experts known in the fields of safety, security and sustainability



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