Lead Disaster Recovery Manager training enables you to develop the necessary expertise to support an organization in implementing, maintaining and managing an ongoing Disaster Recovery Plan. During this training course, you will also gain a comprehensive knowledge of the best practices of Disaster Recovery processes and ICT Disaster Recovery services as part of business continuity management.After mastering all the necessary concepts of Disaster Recovery processes, you can sit for the exam and apply for a Certified Lead Disaster Recovery Manager credential. By holding a Lead Disaster Recovery Manager Certificate, you will be able to demonstrate that you have the practical knowledge and professional capabilities to support and lead Disaster Recovery teams in implementing Disaster Recovery strategies based on best practices.
A fundamental understanding of Disaster Recovery Services and comprehensive knowledge of management principles, concepts and strategies.
Day 1: Introduction to Disaster Recovery and initiation of a DR plan
Day 2: Risk Mitigation Strategies and Disaster Recovery Planning
Day 3: Disaster Recovery facilities, services, recovery sites, response and activation
Day 4: DRP testing, monitoring, measurement and continuous improvement
Day 5: Certification Exam
The Certified Lead Disaster Recovery Manager” exam fully meets the requirements of the Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competency domains:
Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of a Disaster Recovery Plan
Domain 2: Disaster Recovery planning based on best practices
Domain 3: Disaster Recovery supporting subsections
Domain 4: Recovery Sites, Recovery Facilities and Outsourced Services Capability
Domain 5: Testing and Maintenance of a Disaster Recovery Plan
Domain 6: Continual improvement of a Disaster Recovery Plan
For more information about exam details, please visit Examination Rules and Policies.
After successfully completing the exam, you can apply for the credentials shown on the table below. You will receive a certificate once you comply with all the requirements related to the selected credential. For more information about Disaster Recovery certifications and the certification process, please refer to the Certification Rules and Policies.
The requirements for Manager Certifications are:
|Credential||Exam||Professional experience||DRMS project experience||Other requirements|
|Certified Provisional Disaster Recovery Manager||Certified Disaster Recovery Manager exam or equivalent||None||None||Signing the Code of Ethics|
|Certified Disaster Recovery Manager||Certified Disaster Recovery Manager exam or equivalent||Two years: One year of work experience in ICT Disaster Recovery Management||ICT Disaster Recovery activities: a total of 200 hours||Signing the Code of Ethics|
|Certified Lead Disaster Recovery Manager||Certified Lead Disaster Recovery Manager Exam or equivalent||Five years: Two years of work experience in ICT Disaster Recovery Management||ICT Disaster Recovery activities: a total of 300 hours||Signing the Code of Ethics|
|Certified Senior Lead Disaster Recovery Manager||Certified Lead Disaster Recovery Manager Exam or equivalent||Ten years: Seven years of work experience in ICT Disaster Recovery Management||ICT Disaster Recovery activities: a total of 1,000 hours||Signing the Code of Ethics|
To be considered valid, these disaster recovery activities should follow best implementation and management practices and include the following: