ISO 22301

iso22301pic1ISO 22301 is a management systems standard for BCM which can be used by organizations of all sizes and types. These organizations will be able to obtain accredited certification against this standard and so demonstrate to legislators, regulators, customers, prospective customers and other interested parties that they are adhering to good practice in BCM. ISO 22301 also enables the business continuity manager to show top management that a recognized standard has been achieved.

ISO 22301 (BCMS) Benefits
You'll be following best practice, showing that you adhere to a standard recognized internationally. If your supply chain is broad network, you'll be able to adhere to a consistent approach to business continuity and it could also open up opportunities world-wide.
Business continuity Management System ISO 22301 brings many benefits, These include:

Maximize quality and efficiency
ISO 22301 provides a framework based on international best practice based around the 'Plan, Do' Check, 'Act' concept.
Whether its an international disaster or localised disruption, your organization will be robust enough to be able to get up and running again quickly, or minimize disruption until normal service is resumed.
Keep your reputation secure.
Competitive advantage
Opens new markets and helps you win new business. Gain client confidence through the universal acceptance of ISO standards that open up global opportunities.
Win more contracts more cost effectively
Provides you with a marketing edge and, coupled with certification, can help reduce the cost of tendering.
Business improvement
Certification requires a clear understanding of your entire organization which can identify opportunities for improvement.
Continuous improvement
the certification process involves regular audits that ensure your management system is up to date.
Demonstrate that you meet the requirements of applicable laws and regulations.
Cost savings
You'll have the opportunity to reduce the burden of internal and external BCM audits, improve financial performance and reduce business disruption insurance premiums.
Your BCMS framework supports rehearsed management processes that allow you to supply an agreed level of critical services and products within a specified timeframe after disruption.
A BCMS provides proven management capability during times of disruption.

Steps to certification:-
If you’re new to ISO standards , don’t worry, it’s still a simple process:

1. Choose the standard
You’ll need a copy of the standard before you can start preparing for your application. You should read it and familiarize yourself with it.

2. Make contact
We're keen to deliver what you need, whatever stage you are at with Standard. Get in touch by email or phone and we'll identify the best services for you.

3. Meet your assessment team
We’ll assign you a Client Manager, who will be your main point of contact throughout the process – and beyond. They’ll have an excellent understanding of your business area and will support you as you move forward to the assessment and registration of your standard management system.

4. Consider presentation
Whether you want to implement a management system or increase your general awareness of the standard, our new range of awareness covers every aspect of the chosen international standard.

5. Review and assessment
We can do a desktop review of your existing management system against the standard to identify omissions or weaknesses that need resolving before formal assessment. Once these have been addressed, we’ll conduct a full on-site assessment.

6. Certification and beyond

Once the assessment has been successfully completed, we’ll request for you a certificate of registration, clearly explaining the scope of your certification. This is valid for three years and your assessor will visit regularly to help you stay compliant and support the continual improvement of your systems.

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