Additional Course Options – Virtual

THESE COURSES REQUIRE AN ADDITIONAL FEE.

VIRTUAL COURSE 1

Business Impact Analysis (BIA)

When:
Sunday, October 10 from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
and
Friday, October 15 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
(an 8 hour course in total)

Cost:
$1,200 per person

Speaker:
Ted Brown, KETCH Consulting

This course is an in-depth look at how to conduct a Business Impact Analysis (BIA). The class is for both BIA novices and experienced professionals. It provides you with the opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge and understanding of the BIA. The course will explore the concept of the BIA. You will be taught two different approaches to a BIA – interviews and workshops and the value of each. You will also be provided with an actual BIA survey and the results of clients BIA’s. The objectives of this class are:

The objectives of this class are:

  • Understand the BIA process;
  • Understand how to structure a BIA;
  • Apply the standard methods to conduct a BIA;
  • How to determine the results of the BIA & identify the critical functions for recovery strategies.

For more course information, email ted.brown@ketchconsulting.com or call 484-919-2966.
To register for this course, please email DRJ at conf.reg@drj.com.

About Ted Brown
Ted Brown has a fifty+ year professional/leadership career. Elected to Penn State BOT in 2013 following the Sandusky Scandal and with extensive experience in risk management, he serves as Audit and Risk Vice Chair and founder/Chair of the Risk Sub-committee. In 2019, Mr. Brown and the Penn State Board recognized public health expert and Penn State College of Medicine graduate Dr. Deborah Birx (the White House coronavirus response coordinator) as a Distinguished Alumna, the University’s highest honor for its graduates.

VIRTUAL COURSE 2

Creating an Effective TableTop Exercise

When:
Friday, October 15, 2021
1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Cost:
$600 per person

Speakers:
Ted Brown, KETCH Consulting

In this class you will be given four different table-top scenarios, including the injects, and you will learn how to create a situation, scenario, and injects for your audience, your business, your location, and your BCP maturity. You will identify operations, decisions, and policies that impact the ability of a business unit to execute plans. The exercise helps you address conclusions and discussions which can change, emphasize, and otherwise affect your business continuity/COOP plan. You will conclude with an “after action” report which will lead to effective modifications and improvements to the plans being exercised.

For more course information, email ted.brown@ketchconsulting.com or call 484-919-2966.
To register for this course, please email DRJ at conf.reg@drj.com.

About Ted Brown
Ted Brown has a fifty+ year professional/leadership career. Elected to Penn State BOT in 2013 following the Sandusky Scandal and with extensive experience in risk management, he serves as Audit and Risk Vice Chair and founder/Chair of the Risk Sub-committee. In 2019, Mr. Brown and the Penn State Board recognized public health expert and Penn State College of Medicine graduate Dr. Deborah Birx (the White House coronavirus response coordinator) as a Distinguished Alumna, the University’s highest honor for its graduates.