Business Processes Best Practices

Disaster Plan Development

Course Overview:
Ensuring the continuation of critical business operations in the event of an unforeseeable disaster is a chief responsibility of an organization's management team, including its chief financial officer. Many companies believe that because they are small that they are at less risk and are unable to afford the protection that larger companies can afford; however, it is the smaller companies that are at the greatest risk because they are more likely to have all their eggs in one basket. This course will introduce you to the process of developing, communicating and testing a disaster recovery plan to avoid this potential pitfall and ensure the continuation of critical business operations in the case of an unforeseeable event.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, participants should be able to:
  • Recognize the importance of having a corporate disaster plan in place within your organization
  • Identify the basics of how to develop, communicate and test a disaster plan
  • Identify the steps to recovering damages

  • Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:


    Speaker / Author:

    Colleen Neuharth McClain
    Colleen Neuharth McClain is a certified public accountant (CPA) practicing in the fields of financial accounting and controllership as a sole proprietor. She is a graduate of the University of Texas and has served for more than 15 years as a financial controller for various organizations; small and large, public and private, domestic and international. She is now sharing her knowledge and experiences with other accountants through writing continuing education material and exam questions.


    Price (USD)

    Standard: $24.95


    Course Code : 99NEU08-tx

    Release Date : 08/27/2014
    Expire Date : 01/28/2022
    Credits :
    CPE 1.00
    QAS 1.00

    Length : 50min
    Course Level : Basic
    Course Type : New Standards
    Passing Grade : 70%
    Format Type : eLearning
    Mobile Compatible
    Field Of Study : Business Management and Organization

    Theme : Business Processes Best Practices

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