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Course Overview :

The ISO 22301 Lead Auditor course is designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to audit Business Continuity Management Systems (BCMS) based on ISO 22301 standards.

Learning Methods

  • Lectures and presentations.
  • Practical exercises and role-playing based on real-life scenarios.
  • Group discussions and interactive sessions.
  • Multiple-choice quizzes and case studies.

Who Should Attend?

  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead BCMS audits.
  • Managers or consultants involved in business continuity management.
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining BCMS in their organizations.
  • Technical experts preparing for BCMS audits.

Course Objectives

  • Understand the requirements of ISO 22301.
  • Learn how to manage and conduct first, second, and third-party audits of a BCMS.
  • Gain practical auditing skills through activities, exercises, and case studies.

Course Outlines:


Introduction to BCMS and ISO 22301

  • Overview of Business Continuity Management Systems.
  • Key terms and definitions.
  • Understanding the ISO 22301 standard requirements.




Audit Principles and Initiation

  • Fundamental audit concepts and principles.
  • Planning and preparation for audits.
  • Understanding risk-based thinking in audits.




On-site Audit Activities

  • Conducting on-site audit activities.
  • Collecting and verifying information.
  • Communication skills for auditors.




Closing the Audit

  • Preparing audit reports.
  • Conducting closing meetings.
  • Evaluating audit findings and conclusions.