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Emergency Response and Business Continuity (Introduction)



Personal Effectiveness.


People Management

About this course:

This training provides an overview of the University's major incident emergency response arrangements, e.g.

bomb threat, large scale evacuation etc.

It helps managers understand where they fit in the arrangements and how they can help keep people safe.

It also provides an introduction to the principles of business continuity to help managers prepare for the recovery phase of an incident.

Learning outcomes:

As a result of attending this course, you will be able to:.

- Explain the University's major incident emergency response arrangements to your team.

- Put into effect the different courses of emergency response action that you might be asked to take, providing leadership to your staff, students and visitors.

- Understand the basic principles and outcomes of business continuity.


Assistant Directors, Managers, Supervisors, Team Leaders.


Dan Nicoll, Head of Security Sue Dummett, Business Continuity Adviser

What previous participants have said about the course:

"I learnt a lot of valuable things in today's session - highlighted the need for all staff to know what their responsibilities are and responses staff should make in certain situations".

"Thought provoking".

Learning provider:

This course is delivered by Commercial, Residential and Campus Services and Risk and Compliance.

Please contact for any queries.

This course is administered by People Development; please contact for more details.

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