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Incident Response and Disaster Recovery XFSC 7031

Forensics Microcredentials Course

Course details

​This 2-day workshop provides an introduction and an overview on the planning and implementation of contingencies in case of incidents and disasters. The workshop intends to familiarize attendees with procedures and technologies focused on the business aspects related to incident response and disaster recovery planning and management.​


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.





Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of XFSC 7031 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 90643


Sat Feb 18 - Sat Feb 25 (2 weeks)

  • 2 weeks
  • CRN 90643
  • $301.72
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 18 - Feb 25 Sat 09:00 - 16:30 Online


Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.



Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. This course will be taught LIVE over two Saturdays online. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information. The attendee should have a basic understanding of computer networks and Linux operating system. This workshop is suitable for people who are handling network administration tasks. It is especially useful to those who are dealing with network security operations.


This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Evaluate and adapt security policies as they pertain to planning for contingencies;
  • Assess incident response activities and incident response plans from a business impact perspective;
  • Modify and manage disaster recovery plans according to a company's need;
  • Create and review specific incident response Standard Operating Procedures;
  • Construct a risk identification analysis including financial gain/loss per listed risk, using a spreadsheet.​

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2022

Related Programs

Incident Response and Disaster Recovery (XFSC 7031) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Cybersecurity Essentials for IT Professionals
    Microcredential Part-time


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