The AENOR certification in accordance with the standard UNE-EN ISO 22301:2015 includes the launch and implementation of controls and measures to manage the general risks faced by a company's business continuity.
ISO 22301 is the new international standard to manage business continuity, which, through continual improvement (PDCA), establishes the requirements for planning, establishing, implementing, operating, supervising, reviewing, testing, maintaining and improving a documented BCMS, taking into account the management of the overall risks of each organisation and their capacity for resilience.
Suitable business continuity management allows organisations to:
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A business continuity management system in accordance with the ISO standard 22301 is suitable for any public or private organisation of any size and sector. And especially for those organisations (companies in public service, finance, telecommunications, and transportation, etc.) in a high-risk working environment, where being able to continue working is of vital importance for the businesses, clients and stakeholders.
The Business Continuity Management certification in accordance with the standard UNE-EN-ISO
22301 is totally compatible and can be integrated with other management systems of other standards as it shares the specific tools of the continuous improvement cycle management systems (PDCA).
The Business Continuity Management model is aligned with others such as the Information Security model (UNE-ISO/IEC 27001), IT Service Management (UNE-ISO/IEC 20000-1) or Quality Management (UNE-EN ISO 9001with the aim of providing the required consistency and synergy in the implementation and operation of every aspect of management. Specifically, the standard UNE-ISO/IEC
27001 considers business continuity as a key element in information security management.
Once the audit has been passed, the organisation will obtain:
AENOR Business Continuity Management Mark ISO 22301
Companies that currently have this certificate include RURAL DE SERVICIOS DE INFORMATICA, EULEN, KIOTNETWORKS, MEDGAZ, BURÓ DE CRÉDITO (Mexico), METLIFE (Mexico), BANCO CENTRAL DE CHILE (Chile). PMC (Peru), TELEFONICA CHILE (Chile), etc. AENOR has issued more than 20 certificates of the Business Continuity Management System UNE-EN-ISO 22301.