Monday, June 18, 2018

Earn Your C)DRE Cyber Security Certification in JULY!


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TRAINING LOCATION

Coastal Regional Commission of Georgia
1181 Coastal Drive SW, Darien, GA 31305


COURSE DESCRIPTION
Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning is the process of having a professional work with a business to prepare processes, policies, and procedures to follow in case of a disruption. The comprehensive Mile2 Certified Disaster Recovery Engineer certification course goes beyond traditional BCP training - preparing students for industry certification in Business Continuity planning and presenting the latest methodologies and best practices for real-world systems recovery. Students will receive a solid foundation of instruction that will enable them to create meaningful business continuity plans.


This certification course has been validated by the NSA for: CNSS-4016, National Information Assurance Training Standards for Risk Analysis. This course maps to ISO 22301 Lead Auditor and Implementer.


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ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

Michael I. Kaplan is a Mile2 Partner Development Manager, certified Cyber Security Instructor, and a passionate advocate for military veteran issues with 21 years of experience in the security industry. His industry areas of specialization are Program Management and Implementation, IT Risk Assessment, and Information Systems Audit / Compliance. He also has a high degree of expertise regarding conformance to Cyber Security Frameworks including HIPAA Compliance (HITECH, GAPP), NIST SP 800 Series, ISO 27000 Series, PCI-DSS, SSAE 16 (SOC1, SOC2), and FedRAMP.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES



1. Intro to Disaster Recovery Training

6. Implementation Phase



2. Business Impact Analysis

7. BCP Testing and Exercises



3. Risk Analysis

8. Plan Maintenance and Updates



4. BCP Design and Development

9. Pandemic Responses and Strategies



5. IT Recovery Strategies

*  Meet Other Professionals and Have FUN


COURSE FEES INCLUDE

Materials:
 Hard Copy (Provided at Training Location)

A 15% discount is available for all
members of our military affiliated
communities. For information on
how to receive a discount code,
please contact Michael I. Kaplan:


 - Course Text / Workbook

 - Course Lab Manual

 - Text: Key Security Concepts & Definitions

 - Text: Exam Prep Guide

 - Cool SWAG



 Electronic (Loaded in Student Account)

 * Access to digital content for 1-year

 - Course Text / Workbook

 - Course Lab Manual

 - Course Video Series

 - CEU Completion Certificate

 - Course Prep Guide

 - Course Exam Simulator



 Exam Voucher

 - Re-Take Exam Voucher (if needed)

STUDENT COURSE FEE:
(BEFORE DISCOUNT)

$2,500


REGISTER NOW FOR YOUR CYBER SECURITY CERTIFICATION

 Electronic Registration & Payment
 Link:

 Check / Purchase Order (Please contact Michael I. Kaplan via email or phone.)
 - PHONE: (912) 244-0394

Can't Make the Date? NOTIFY ME When the NEXT Class Runs!

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DETAILED COURSE DESCRIPTION

Module 1: Welcome to Disaster Recovery Training



Introduction to Business Continuity Planning

Purpose of a BCP / DRP Program
What is a Disaster?

BCP Overview
What is a Critical Business Function?

Challenges to Effective BCP
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)

BCP Planning Phases
The Importance of BCP

The Role of Project Initiation in the BCP Process
Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)

Project Initiation Phase
Emergency Response

BCP / DRP Life Cycle
BCP / DRP Trends

Summary

Module 2: Business Impact Analysis



BCP Planning Model

BIA Process – Capacity and Performance
BCP Planning Phases

BIA Objectives
Where does BIA fit into the Process?

BIA Tools
What is a BIA?

Launching a Kick-Off Meeting
BIA Scope, Goals, and Objectives

Preparing for BIA Interviews
BIA Terminology

Conducting BIA Interviews
Maximum Tolerable Downtime

Implementing BIA
Recovery Point Objective

Notes on Data Collection
Recovery Time Objective

Identifying Dependencies
Recovery Time Examples

Finalizing Data Analysis
BIA Process

The BIA Report
BIA Process – Disaster Mode Staffing

Making BIA Presentations to Senior Management

Module 3: Risk Analysis



BCP Planning Model

Business Process Inventory
BCP Planning Phases

Business Process Documentation
Where does Risk Analysis fit into the Process?

The Statement of Risk
Functional Requirements

Annualized Loss Expectancy (ALE)
Threats to the Business Process

Risk Control Definition
Causes of Unplanned Downtime

Identifying Existing Controls
Examples of Risk

Physical Controls
Risk Analysis Terminology

Risk Analysis
Physical Controls

Risk Assessment Report
Risk Analysis Activities

Compiling a Risk Assessment Report
Inventory Exposure

Risk Analysis Summary

Module 4: Design and Development Phase (BCP Strategies)



BCP Planning Model

ER Sources for Assistance
BCP Planning Phases

BCP Design
Where do BCP Strategies fit into the Process?

Alternative Recovery Sites
BCP Strategy Process

Selecting Vendors for BCP/DRP Services
BCP Strategies

Site Recovery and Resumption
Where does BIA fit into the Process?

Restoration of the Primary Site
Design and Development Phase

Returning to the Primary Site
BCP Design

Continuity Strategy - Insurance
Emergency Response and Operations

Evaluating Insurance Terms
Emergency Response Components

BCP Design
Developing Emergency Response Procedures

Section Summary

Module 5: IT Recovery Strategies



BCP Planning Model

Telecommunications Strategies
BCP Planning Phases

Alternative Recovery Sites
Where does IT Strategy fit into the Process?

Internal and Vendor BCP/DRP Services
IT Recovery Strategy Process

Selecting Vendors for BCP/DRP Services
IT Recovery Strategies

Evaluating Vendors of BCP/DRP Resources
Examples of IT Recovery

Critical Factors
Tape Vault Facilities

IT Recovery Strategy Assessment
Disk Back-Ups

IT Recovery Strategies
Replicated Disk Back-Ups

BCP Planning Phases
Deduplicated and Replicated Back-Ups

DRP Plan Development
Data Archiving

DRP Design
Systems Replication

Section Summary
Application Redundancy



Module 6: Implementation Phase



BCP Planning Model

Installation and Configuration
BCP Planning Phases

Creating Detailed Documentation
Where does BIA fit into the Process?

Implementing Operational Changes
Where does Implementation fit into the Process?

Procuring Facilities and Services
Implementation of BCP

Awareness and Training Overview
Responsibility for BCP Implementation

Awareness Programs
Determining Cost Estimates

Training Programs
Management Approval and Funding

Section Summary

Module 7: Testing and Exercises



BCP Planning Model

Progression of Testing Types
BCP Planning Phases

Testing Participants
Where do Testing and Drills fit into the Process?

Test Script Examples
Testing and Exercise Phase

Testing Post-Mortem
Testing and Drills Overview

Section Summary

Module 8: Maintenance and Updating



BCP Planning Model

Maintenance and Schedule Budgets
BCP Planning Phases

Software Tools for Maintenance
Where does Maintenance fit into the Process?

Input Criteria for Planned Maintenance
Maintenance Policies and Procedures

Plan Distribution and Security
Maintenance Planning

Section Summary

Module 9: Pandemics



What is a Pandemic?

Communications Strategies
Pandemic Frequency

HR Travel Policies
Effects of Pandemics on Business

Physical Resources Overview
Who Should Plan for Pandemic Influenza?

Contamination Overview
Developing a Disaster Plan

Pandemics – Work from Home
Developing a Planning Checklist

Section Summary

Module 10: Conclusion and Review

Course Review, Q & A

Proctored Certification Examination