[WSQ-BCM-330] Course Overview: Testing and Exercising Business Continuity Plans

This course is part of a  joint initiative by BCM Institute and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG). It is the third in a three-part series of WSQ BCM courses funded by SSG and HRD Corp.

The first WSQ business continuity management (BCM) course teaches participants the know-how of assessing risk and business impact requirements and the second course guides participants to develop a business continuity strategy and proceed to write the BC procedures. This third course focuses on the testing of plans.

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The last WSQ BCM course 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.


Singaporeans and Singapore Permanent Resident (PR) are eligible for government funding for this course in Singapore. This second WSQ business continuity management (BCM) course is a follow-up to the assessing risk and business impact requirement course. 

Malaysia FlagThis is an identical course only for Malaysian citizens residing in Malaysia only.  It is the Human Resource Development Corporation (HRD Corp). Click the icon to know more. 

New call-to-actionEligible organizations sending their staff members to these courses as BCM Institute is an authorized training provider can submit its HRD Corp Claimable for this course.


Course Content

CTA KMA Know more about WSQ Business Continuity Management Course6_Testing and ExercisingThis one-day workshop would allow you to understand the skill sets needed to:

  • support the periodic exercising of crisis response and recovery activities
  • support periodic auditing of business continuity plans.
  • participate and understand involvement in business continuity testing.
  • document exercise and testing results and recommendations for management review.
  • design and develop their test and exercise.
  • Align the test design to the maturity level of the BCM program.

BCM WSQ Competency Modules

3D_WSQ_310-1New call-to-actionIt is preferred that you complete the first two modules (BCM-310 and BCM-320) before embarking on this module (BCM-330).

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Meanwhile, click on the 'Tell Me More' icon for our team to get back to you with your more specific information on our BCM-320 course. Click on the 'Register Now' icon to attend our classes.

If you are company-sponsored or self-sponsored, the conditions of the funding from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) is provided to you when you click the icons.

Statement of Attainment

singapore_flagSingaporean and Singaporean PR participants attending the course in Singapore would also be getting a Statement of Attainment from the SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) at the completion of the workshop and passing of the assessment.

Click to find out more about the course overview of the next two WSQ courses (which you have completed) and the schedule for the year.

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In-house Training

SCDF Global BCM TrainingAs Singapore is opening to 75% of staff members coming back to work due to COVID-19, and as your organization is embarking on a BCM journey or reviewing and updating your existing BCM program, you may want to consider organizing this WSQ program within your organization for both competency building and updating of your content.

Our instructors are not only ACTA-qualified or HRD Corp Accredited Trainers but also have a minimum of 5 to 15 years of BCM implementation experience. This allows you to deploy your own templates to be completed as part of the class assignment.

Bridging Over to Certification Program

Participants who complete all three-part of the competency-based WSQ BCM series (with Statement of Attainment) may opt to bridge themselves over to the BCM Institute's professional program. It is important to note that this bridging program is not part of the SSG program or requirement as it is an independent choice by the participant.

The participant can approach the institute to sit for the Business Continuity Certified Specialist (BCCS) certification qualifying examination.  This will enable you to achieve the internationally recognized Business Continuity Certified Specialist (BCCS) certification once you have passed the Qualifying BCCS exams.

There will be an SGD $200 Qualifying BCCS examination fee.

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BCM Certification

 BCCS-1.pngBC Certified Specialist (BCCS) certification is awarded to participants who successfully completed the three-part series, passed the Qualifying BCCS examination, sends in an application detailing at least 1 year of BC experience, make the application processing fee payment of SGD 75, and satisfied and meets the experience requirements of the independent certification body.



WSQ Course Offerings

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  WSQ-BCM-310 WSQ-BCM-320 WSQ-BCM-330

Business Continuity Management


[WSQ-BCM-410] Course Overview New call-to-action  
WSQ-BCM-410 WSQ-BCM-470  

Crisis Management

New call-to-action [WSQ-CM-460] Course Overview: Executing And  Managing Crisis Management Plan  
  WSQ-CM-360 WSQ-CM-460  
Crisis Communication New call-to-action [WSQ-CM-460] Course Overview: Executing And  Managing Crisis Management Plan  
  WSQ-CC-350 WSQ-CC-450  

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