Vanguard EMC Inc.

BCP for Government of Canada (FED BCP)

Vanguard EMC Inc. has developed a Business Continuity Planning training workshop to provide the required methodology for developing of Canadian Government mandated programs. The course complies with the Emergency Management Act (2011), TBS Policy on Government Security (2009) and Operational Security Standard for Business Continuity Planning (2004).

This course is intended as a replacement for the withdrawn T726 formerly provided by the Canada School of Public Service. Course content includes theory and 13 plan development activities to reinforce the following concepts:

  • Overview of the requirements of BCP within the federal government
  • BCP authorities
  • Policy, scope and objectives
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • The four elements of the Treasury Board requirement:
    Governance, policy and project management
    Business impact analysis, risk assessment, recovery strategies
    Plans and arrangements
    Readiness, exercises and maintenance
  • Training and awareness


Federal government employees


3 days


$1450 includes student reference text, workshops and knowledge checks. Successful participants are awarded a course completion certificate.

Visit our website for current public course dates. In house sessions are offered anywhere in Canada with minimum class size of 10 participants. Significant discounts apply for client hosted courses. Call us for more information and a quote.