Business Continuity Pandemic Influenza Courses

In light of the new coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic, we at BCM Institute is providing professionals an avenue to upgrade their business continuity competency with a specialisation on pandemic influenza management.

No different from our current structure of competencies, these classes are available for anyone who would like to know more about how they can do better at managing the pandemic. There are no pre-requisite to participate in any of our classes.

Courses are available in 1, 2 and 4 days and are divided into 3 levels of competencies:

  1. KNOW

  2. DO

  3. MANAGE

At the end of each course, participants would be assesssed through assessments or examinations* to ascertain his/her level of competency. They can look forward to receiving  either an

    • Internationally recognised BCM certification through any of our BCM certification course

or

    • Singapore’s WSQ Statement of Attainment through any of our BCM  competency level course.

      *This is not applicable for the BCM-810 Pandemic Influenza BCM Planner course.

So which level would be best for you? Perhaps the table below might help

Specialised Courses

For those who would like to get a general overview of handling the pandemic and what the ISO 223301 and DORSCON alert levels mean on an operational and senior management strategic point of view.

They can look towards attending the specialised courses below and approach us at sales.ap@bcm-institute.org to know how we can assist you.

  • BCM-810: Pandemic Influenza BCM Planner

    COMPETENCY LEVEL: KNOW

    This 1 Day class provides a good overview of how to manage a pandemic crisis and is open to any members of your organisation but most preferably for the crisis management/pandemic managers. Cost does not include venue and refreshments if client prefers a specific schedule.

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  • Pandemic Preparedness Seminar

    COMPETENCY LEVEL: KNOW

    This 1/2 Day course can be catered to suit senior managers strategic planning needs or used as an awareness session for the general audience. Cost includes customisation but does not include venue and refreshments.

    Do approach us at sales.ap@bcm-institue.org to know how we can assist you.

Certification Courses

Really enjoyed the course and learned much. Instructor were very approachable and knowledgeable.

John SeetMarina Bay Sands, BCM-5000 ISO 22301 BCMS Expert Implementer Participant (2015 Class)

Case study was very useful to help in applying the concepts.

Brandon TeoMINDEF, BCM-5000 ISO 22301 BCMS Expert Implementer (2016 Class)

Generally a good course with informative knowledge and with good experience sharing among the participants.

Mohd Amin B AiderusGoogle, BCM-300 ISO 22301 BCMS Implementer (2015 Class)

BCM professionals who would like to gain an understanding of BCM and at the same time be internationally certified can look forward to enrolling in any of 4 of our certification courses.

These courses

  • BL BCM-300: ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System Implementer Pandemic Flu Preparedness

    COMPETENCY LEVEL : DO

    This is a 2-Day intermediate business continuity management (BCM) course done at your convenience. Conducted in 2 stages i.e. Module 1 and Module 2, one has to complete module 1 within 4 weeks of starting the course while Module 2 would need you to virtually attend the classes at scheduled time slots.

    Certificate of Completion (COC) is gent at every completion of each sub module of Module 1 and you would need to pass all 4 assignments of Module 2 in order for you to apply for the Business Continuity Certified Specialist (BCCS)*.

    You do not need to have experience or pre-requisite to attend the course.

    Cost: SGD2,400 *
    *
    This course cost includes a complimentary BCCS application fees of SGD75 vaild for up to 90 Days from date of completion of the course.

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  • BCM-300 ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System Implementer

    COMPETENCY LEVEL : DO

    This is a 2-Day intermediate business continuity management (BCM) course that incorporates BCM-200 syllabus on its 1st day. Best suited for BCM coordinators who would like to know the theory and practical approach to BCM, there is no experience pre-requisite for attending the course.

    The first course that would include pandemic management needs would be conducted between 23 – 24 March (Exam: 27 March) 2020.
    To ensure the safety of our participants this course is available to only the first 5 paying participants. To register, please do so here.

    Cost: SGD2,200 (nett. Singaporean can use their Skillsfuture Credit to offset their cost)

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  • BCM-5000 ISO 22301 Business Continuity Mangement System Expert Implementer

    COMPETENCY LEVEL: MANAGE

    This is the most comprehensive and holistic business continuity management course by BCM Institute. It covers syllabuses taught in BCM-200, BCM-300 and BCM-400 courses. The most popular and most cost effective course, it brings participants through from BCM’s fundamentals through to its practical use as well as assist new and experienced BCM managers to navigate their organisation’s new and maturing BCM Plan.

    The first course that would include pandemic management needs would be conducted between 23 – 26 March (Exam: 27 March) 2020.
    To ensure the safety of our participants this course is available to only the first 5 paying participants. To register, please do so here.

    Cost: SGD3,850 *

    *This course is eligible for up to 90% CITREP funding capped at SGD3,000. Please read here to know more.

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Competency (WSQ) Based Courses

Enables course participants to recognise vital business functions and the importance of adopting the best strategies for an organisation.

Raja KhabirNational Heritage Board, BCM WSQ Competency Course (BCM-310, BCM-320 and BCM-330) (2017 Class)

Good and enriching course. All the BCM contents are taught in bite-sized for easy learning and picked up by learners.

Richard ChanParliament of Singapore, WSQ BCM Competency Courses (BCM-310, BCM-320 and BCM-330 Course) (2016 Class)

The instructor, Mr Jeremy showed concerned and very helpful in ensuring the participants understand the topics. He engaged well with student that make the class very interesting.

Zaini Bin TaibTECS Fire and Safety Services Pte Ltd, BCM Competency Classes (BCM-310,,BCM-320 and BCM-330) (2017 Class)
Omar KassimCBRE, BCM WSQ Competency Course (BCM-310, 320 and 330) (2017 Class)
WSQ

Currently our most popular courses is the competency level 300 courses. Where in bite sizes, you are able to be trained on the full spectrum of BCM implementation. This is done in line with both Singapore’s Workforce Skills Qualification as well as ISO 22301 requirements.

For companies with at least 5 personnel who do could not find a schedule to fit our public classes, we are more than happy to accommodate yours.

  • BCM-310 Assessing Risk and Business Impact Requirements

    COMPETENCY LEVEL : DO

    This course is part of a  joint initiative by BCM Institute and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG). It is the first in a three-part series SSG WSQ BCM courses. This first WSQ business continuity management (BCM) course teaches participants the know-how of assessing risk and business impact requirements.

    The course covers the first 2 fundamental steps in implementing a BCM plan. This course on assessing risk and business impact requirements would allow participants to gain WSQ competency in identifying critical business functions (CBF). Besides CBF,  participants will also be able to understand how to assess a business unit inter-dependencies especially those relating to a pandemic.

    You do not need to have experience or pre-requisite to attend the course.

    Cost:
    SGD800 –
    Public, Non-Singaporean
    SGD650 –
    Singaporean who are 39 years and younger or Singaporean PR of any age
    SGD300 –
    Singaporean who are 40 years old and older

    NOTE that Singaporean and Singapore PR who have yet to use their Skillsfuture Credit can use them to offset the course fees.

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  • BCM-320 Developing Business Continuity Strategies and Plans

    COMPETENCY LEVEL : DO

    This course is part of a  joint initiative by BCM Institute and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG). It is the second in a three-part series SSG WSQ BCM courses. This second WSQ business continuity management (BCM) course is a follow up to the assessing risk and business impact requirement course. This course teaches participants the know-how of developing a pandemic focused business continuity strategies and plans .

    It is thus a pre-requisite to compete the BCM-310 course before registering for this course.

    You do not need to have experience  to attend the course.

    Cost:
    SGD800 –
    Public, Non-Singaporean
    SGD650 –
    Singaporean who are 39 years and younger or Singaporean PR of any age
    SGD300 –
    Singaporean who are 40 years old and older

    NOTE that Singaporean and Singapore PR who have yet to use their Skillsfuture Credit can use them to offset the course fees.

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  • BCM-330 Testing and Exercising Business Continuity Plans

    COMPETENCY LEVEL : DO

    The last of a three-part competency-based Skillsfuture Singapore (SSG),  Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) training series teaches participants the skills of testing and exercising business continuity plans.

    It would be incorporating ISO 22301 BCMS, MOH standards and other operationa pandemic influenza testing and exercising needs. It woud also incorporate a simple pandemic tabletop exercise.

    You do not need to have experience  and there is no pre-requisite  to attend the course.

    Cost:
    SGD800 –
    Public, Non-Singaporean
    SGD650 –
    Singaporean who are 39 years and younger or Singaporean PR of any age
    SGD300 –
    Singaporean who are 40 years old and older

    NOTE that Singaporean and Singapore PR who have yet to use their Skillsfuture Credit can use them to offset the course fees.

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