ISO 22301 – Business Continuity Management System will guide an Organization on how best to plan for such incidents/risks.
ISO 22301:2012 – Business Continuity Management system specifies the requirements to plan, establish, implement, operate, monitor, review, maintain and continually improve a documented management system to protect against, reduce the likelihood of occurrence and ensure your business recovers from disruptive incidents when they occur. ISO 23001:2012 standards are prepared on the concept of Annex SL(High Level Structure) which helps an Organization to integrate into other management system such as ISO 9001, 14001, 45001 etc…
The requirements specified in ISO 22301:2012 are common and proposed to be applicable to all organizations regardless of type, size and nature of the organization. The amount of application of these requirements depends on the organization’s operating environment and complexity.
IAS in is providing the service of ISO Certification audits for various international standards in Africa. Out of these Standards, ISO 22301:2012 standard is designed to ensure that a strong continuity Management System has been established and the staffs are aware of their role within the system.
Adapting to the certification of ISO 22301:2012-Business Continuity Management system prepares an organization to demonstrate resilience, assuring customers and stakeholders of a continuous operation, even if incidents occur.
By having ISO 22301 certification demonstrates that an organization has a management plan developed with the right people in place, and determined readiness to respond to a business threatening incident. It is also a way to exhibit to those who rely on your organization that your business continuity plan is up to the international standard
The BCMS certification can also safeguard an organization against the reputational damage which can occur from missed deadlines, data leakages, operational, IT outages, industrial actions, disappointed clients or direct financial losses due to the disruption.
IAS is one of the most well-known ISO Certification Bodies in Africa who provides the service of ISO certification Audits in Africa for various standards. It also delivers ISO 22301 Lead Auditor Training , ISO 22301 Internal Auditor Training, and ISO 22301 Awareness/Foundation Training in Africa. All these certification and Training services by IAS for the country is managed from its office in Africa and provides services
Stage 1Audit : Readiness Audit
Stage 2 Audit : Verifying the effectiveness of the System