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Certified ISO 22301:2019 Lead Implementer


GSDC provides an esteemed certification examination for those aspiring to become GSDC Certified ISO 22301 Lead Implementers. This certification serves as a validation of professionals' capabilities in executing and overseeing a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) aligned with the ISO 22301 standard.

By achieving this widely recognized certification, individuals demonstrate their proficiency in establishing, implementing, maintaining, and enhancing a robust BCMS, ensuring uninterrupted business operations even in the face of disruptive incidents.The GSDC Certified ISO 22301 Lead Implementer certification highlights professionals' expertise in comprehending ISO 22301 requirements, leading implementation efforts, identifying and mitigating risks, and efficiently managing incidents.

With GSDC's focus on certification examinations rather than training courses, professionals can directly exhibit their practical knowledge and skills, solidifying this certification as a compelling testament to their ability to effectively implement and maintain an ISO 22301-compliant BCMS.

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  1. Grasping the principles and concepts underlying business continuity.
  2. Introducing the concept of business continuity management within your organization
  3. Recognizing the key requirements outlined in the ISO 22301 standard
  4. Identifying crucial business functions and potential disruptions that could affect them.
  5. Support organization in establishing and managing a BCMS.
  6. Interpret and apply ISO 22301:2019 requirements
  7. Establish controls for the continuity of critical functions
  8. Develop policies, procedures, and documentation.
  9. Communicate effectively with stakeholders
  10. Enhance risk management within the BCMS.


Continuity, risk, quality, IT, environmental, and health and safety managers

Consultants and auditors who are new to ISO 22301 business continuity

Those who want to introduce ISO 22301 into their organization.



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BENEFITS OF Iso 22301 lead implementer certification

Globally recognized certification in ISO 22301:2019 enhances job prospects.

Expertise in BCMS implementation makes candidates highly desirable.

Career advancement opportunities in business continuity roles.

Demonstrated leadership and project management skills.

Improved problem-solving and critical thinking abilities.

Commitment to professional development and industry standards.

Competitive edge for promotions and higher-paying jobs.

Contribution to risk management efforts.

Enhanced communication and stakeholder management skills.

Potential for consulting or advisory roles.



There is no such recommended experience required for getting this certification.


EXAMINATION ISO 22301 Certification

Multiple-choice exam of 40 marks.
You need to acquire 26+ marks to clear the exam.
If you fail, free re-examination attempt with 30 days from the date of 1st exam attempt.


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  • 1.Getting Started with ISO 22301 and Launching a BCMS:
    • Overview of ISO 22301: Objectives and Structure
    • Standards and Regulatory Frameworks in Context
    • Introduction to Business Continuity Management System (BCMS)
    • Essential Concepts and Principles of Business Continuity Management Systems
    • Initiating the Implementation of a BCMS
    • Understanding the Organization's Context
    • Analyzing the Existing Management System
    • Defining the Scope of the BCMS
  • 2.Strategize the Implementation of a BCMS:
    • Fostering Leadership and Commitment
    • Establishing BCMS Policies
    • Designing the Organizational Structure
    • Effective Documentation Management
    • Ensuring Competence and Awareness
    • Conducting Business Impact Analysis (BIA)
    • Performing Risk Assessment
  • 3.Implementation of a BCMS:
    • Developing Business Continuity Strategy
    • Developing Business Continuity Strategy
    • Creating Business Continuity Plans and Procedures
    • Establishing an Incident Response Plan
    • Formulating an Emergency Response Plan
    • Crafting a Crisis Management Plan
    • Implementing an IT Recovery Plan
    • Developing a Restoration Plan
    • Establishing a Communication Plan
  • 4. Monitoring, Measuring, and Continually Improving the BCMS:
    • Preparing for Certification Audit
    • Conducting Tests and Exercises
    • Measuring and Monitoring the BCMS Performance
    • Performing Internal Audits
    • Conducting Management Reviews
    • Addressing Non-Conformities
    • Driving Continual Improvement
    • Preparing for Certification Audit
    • Evaluating the Competence of Implementers
    • Concluding Training Programs
  • 5.Performance Evaluation and Improvement:
    • Conducting Testing, Monitoring, Measurement, Analysis, and Evaluation
    • Ensuring Effectiveness and Readiness through Business Continuity Plan Testing
    • Process of Internal Audit and Ensuring Conformity
    • Significance of Management Review.
    • Taking Action on Nonconformities and Implementing Corrective Actions
    • Emphasizing Continual Improvement of the BCMS and its Enhancement


Nathan Nguyen

Designation -  Business Continuity Analyst

Passing the GSDC Certified ISO 22301:2019 Lead Implementer exam was a great accomplishment for me. It has helped me to demonstrate my expertise and credibility in the field of Business Continuity

Emily Shanen

Designation - Risk Management Professional

I found the GSDC certification exam to be well-designed and thoroughly tested my knowledge of ISO 22301:2019. This certification has added value to my career and helped me to stay ahead of the curve in the fast-paced field of Business Continuity. 

Mark Williams

Designation - Business Continuity Coordinator

The GSDC Certified ISO 22301:2019 Lead Implementer certification is a must-have for anyone involved in Business Continuity. The exam was challenging, but it was a valuable learning experience that helped me to enhance my skills and knowledge. I would recommend this certification to anyone looking to validate their expertise.


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