Tuesday, 25 September 2012

What are the new ISO 22301 certifications?

ISO LogoISO 22301 is the new international business continuity standard. It was released in May this year and has replaced the older British standard: BS25999-2.

Two courses have been released inline with 22301:
What is ISO?
ISO stands for and is the International Organization for Standardization. It is the world’s largest developer of International Standards. They were founded in 1947 and now have more than 19,000 International Standards covering nearly all sides of technology and business. This includes:
  • Food safety
  • Computers
  • Agriculture
  • Healthcare
  • Plus much more...
So why get an ISO 22301 certification?
Gaining this cert will demonstrate to your employer that you have the skills and knowledge needed to implement or audit a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) based on the new ISO 22301 certification.

You will learn the necessary know-how to complete an audit. These are some of the areas covered in the ISO courses:
  • Mastering audit techniques
  • Managing audit teams and programmes
  • Communicating with customers
  • Conflict resolution
  • Business continuity management specification
  • Guidelines for information and communication technology readiness for business continuity
According to itjobswatch.co.uk, the average salary for an ISO professional is £50,000.

Get certified with the latest ISO certification in just 3 days! Just choose your cert to find out more:

ISO 223001 - Lead Auditor

ISO 223001 - Lead Implementer