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DRP-5000: IT DR Expert Implementer

4 Day Coursework + 3 1/2 Hour Qualifying DRCE Examination to be taken on the following day

Course Description

Malaysians taking the class in Malaysia can enjoy the Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF) available. Please check with your respective organisation on the funding available for you.

This 4-day course caters to both experienced and novice IT disaster recovery (DR) professionals. It look at the implementation and managing an IT DR plan with considerations given to cybersecurity, cloud and DR aspects of ISO 27001.

Participants will be guided to review each stage of the DR Planning (DRP) Methodology, and the process will include all aspects of creating the DR plan. The course concludes with the understanding of the need for exercising and maintaining the DR plan.

On the 5th day, participants would be assessed on their understanding of the concepts taught in a 3 1/2 hours online examination. Passing the examination would allow participants to claim for the DRCP or apply for the DRCS or DRCE certification.


drceDR Certified Expert (DRCE) Certification is awarded to participants who successfully completed and passed the Qualifying DRCE examination attached to the course, sends in an application detailing at least 3 year of DR experience , make the application processing fee payment of SGD150 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:

  • Identify the threats that affect the IT and business environment and its countermeasures.
  • Have a thorough understanding of the DR Planning Methodology.
  • Conduct an application impact analysis for an organization.
  • Develop and implement business and IT recovery strategies.
  • Conduct cost-benefit analysis for strategies and alternate site selection with consideration to cloud and cybersecurity.
  • Consolidate and implement a comprehensive IT DR plan.
  • Create and develop IT DR awareness and training program.
  • Conduct exercises and tests.
  • Integrate business continuity with the IT DR initiatives.
  • Sustain an effective organisation-wide IT DR program.
Who Should Attend?

Who Should Attend?

  • Experienced or novice IT disaster recovery personnel
  • Anyone tasked to look into implementing an IT disaster recovery plan
  • Anyone interested to know more about IT disaster recovery
  • Anyone interested to grow their IT disaster recovery career
Course & Examination Fee


This course incorporates a 150-Multiple Choice Question electronic exam on the 5th day. The duration of the examination is 3 and 1/2 hour. Candidates who achieve a passing score of 75% or higher are eligible to claim for BCM Institute’s Disaster Recovery Certified Planner (DRCP) certification or apply for either BCM Institute’s Disaster Recovery Certified Specialist (DRCS) or Disaster Recovery Certified Expert (DRCE) accreditation. Please refer to certification pre-requisites before applying for the DRCS or DRCE application (refer to Certification section above)

The examination fee is included as part of the course fee.

Course Fee

  • SGD 3,850

This course fee excludes application processing fee for the DRCS or DRCE certification.

Certification Fees

SGD75 DRCS or SGD150 DRCE Application Certification Fees are to be paid during application after participants have passed their Qualifying DRCE exam.

Examination Fees

The course fee includes the Qualifying DRCE examination and 1 re-examination attempt fees.

Other Information

Follow-up Courses

Learning Resources

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Rendezvous Grand Hotel

Swiss Garden Hotel & Residence



HRDF for Malaysians and Malaysian PR