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OR-400: Operational Resilience Manager

2 Day Coursework or 4 three-hour sessions + 3 1/2 Hour Qualifying ORCE Examination to be taken on the following day

Course Description

Participants who have completed the pre-requisite, OR-300 Operational Resilience (OR) Implementer course are encouraged to attend this follow-up course.

Here, appointed OR professionals are taught the intricacies of managing and maintaining their OR program from its initial stage of implementation right through its various. This is followed by the implementation of the OR framework.

At the end of the course, managers can look forward to acquiring competencies in:

Module 3: Develop an Operational Resilience Program.  These key components covered are:

  • Business Continuity Management
  • Crisis Management
  • Incident Management
  • Business Strategy
  • Digital, Data and Cyber Resilience
  • Communication and Change Management
  • Security and Facility Management
  • Operational Risk Management

Module 4: Implement Operational Resilience Framework.  This includes the following core implementation steps:

  • Governance
  • Business Services
  • Impact Tolerance
  • Mapping and Resources
  • Internal and External Communication to stakeholders
  • Scenario Testing
  • Lesson Learnt
  • Self-assessment

The participants will also have to sit for the 3.5 hours Qualifying Operational Resilience Certified Expert (ORCE) online exam after which they will be able to apply for the ORCE certificate provided they have the pre-requisite 3 years of OR or BCM or CM experience.

OR-5000 Blended Learning [BL-OR-5] Course


OR Certified Expert (ORCE) Certification is awarded to participants who successfully completed and passed the Qualifying ORCE examination attached to the course, pay a one-time administrative fee and sends in an application detailing at least 3 years of OR or BC or CM experience and satisfies and meets the experience requirements of the independent certification body.


This course will provide participants with the concept and knowledge, which will enable them to:

  • Setup governance protocols
  • Identify business services
  • Set impact tolerances on important business services
  • Map resources
  • Define appropriate scenarios
  • Conduct scenario test
  • Institute continuous improvement on lessons learnt
  • Implement a change management and communication plans
  • Conduct self-assessment
  • Develop an operational resilience program via the following key building blocks:
    • Business continuity management, crisis management and incident management
    • Digital, data and cyber resilience
    • Communication and change management
    • Security and facility management
    • Business strategy and operational risk management