Operational Resilience Certified Expert (ORCE)

The Operational Resilience Certified Expert (ORCE) certification is designed and developed to instil pertinent concepts and knowledge in OR practitioners which will enable them to drive organizational-wide OR programs, develop operational resilience strategies, develop and implement comprehensive OR plans and OR awareness and training programs, conduct exercises and tests and implement audit and assessment programs to ensure plan effectiveness.  This certification is most suited for Organisation BCM Coordinator, BCM managers, planners and project managers and BU BCM Coordinator.

The pre-requisites are:

To apply for your ORCE credential, you should have at least three years of Operational Resilience (OR) professional experience and can describe your implementation and role in at least 5 of the BCM Body of Knowledge (BoK).

How to be Certified

To become a BCCE certified professional, a candidate must successfully complete four separate processes:

Formal Education

To attend the BCM-400: ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) Manager course (duration 2.5 days including half-day examination) or BCM-5000: ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) Expert Implementer course (duration 4.5 days including half-day examination), a candidate must:

  • Sign up for the course
  • Pay the Course Fee
  • Be assigned with login credentials for the online final examination
  • Sit for the examination at the end of the course

Register for course


To sit for the Examination, a candidate must:


To be issued a certificate, a candidate must: