In this course, students explore tools and strategies for Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP) activities. Topics include business impact assessment methods, recovery strategy approaches and solutions and continuity planning.
By the end of this course, the student will be able:
Describe the role of information security policy in the development of contingency plans
Discuss why an individual or group needs to be appointed to create a contingency plan
Describe the techniques used for data and application backup and recovery
List the skills and components required to devise an incident response plan
Describe the need for providing wide access to the planning documents while securing the sensitive content of the disaster recovery plans
Describe the methodology used to construct the business continuity policy and plan
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.