The EDRP certification validates the candidate’s ability to plan, organize, and direct the testing of disaster response, recovery support, and business recovery procedures.

IT Disaster Recovery Course

Six years after the events of 9/11, many corporate IT operations are overconfident about their ability to handle a disaster, according to a Forrester Research, Inc. 2007 report.


A survey of 189 data center decision makers found a severe lack of IT preparation for natural and manmade disasters

Faced with a potential catastrophe caused by anything from the weather to a malicious attack, companies need to make sure their IT disaster recovery training plans match best practices.

About The Course

The EDRP course teaches you the methods in identifying vulnerabilities and takes appropriate countermeasures to prevent and mitigate failure risks for an organization. It also provides the networking professional with a foundation in disaster recovery course principles, including preparation of a disaster recovery plan, assessment of risks in the enterprise, development of policies, and procedures, and an understanding of the roles and relationships of various members of an organization, implementation of a plan, and recovering from a disaster.

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About the Program

This IT disaster recovery course takes an enterprise-wide approach to developing a disaster recovery plan. Students will learn how to create a secure network by putting policies and procedures in place, and how to restore a network in the event of a disaster.

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Who Is It For?

Network server administrators, firewall administrators, systems administrators, application developers, and IT security officers.

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The age requirement for attending the training or attempting the exam is restricted to any candidate that is at least 18 years old.

If the candidate is under the age of 18, they are not eligible to attend the official training or eligible to attempt the certification exam unless they provide the accredited training center/EC-Council a written consent of their parent/legal guardian and a supporting letter from their institution of higher learning. Only applicants from nationally accredited institution of higher learning shall be considered.


EC-Council reserves the right to impose additional restriction to comply with the policy. Failure to act in accordance with this clause shall render the authorized training center in violation of their agreement with EC-Council. EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification of any person in breach of this requirement.