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EDRP - EC-Council Disaster Recovery Professional

EC-Council Disaster Recovery Professional

Course Description and Overview


E-DRP, or The Disaster Recovery Professional 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 principles, including preparation of a disaster recovery plan, assessment of risks in the enterprise, development of policies, and procedures, and understanding of the roles and relationships of various members of an organization, implementation of the plan, and recovering from a disaster. This 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.

Topics Covered

  • Module 01: Introduction to Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
  • Module 02: Nature and Causes of Disasters
  • Module 03: Emergency Management
  • Module 04: Laws and Acts
  • Module 05: Business Continuity Management
  • Module 06: Disaster Recovery Planning Process
  • Module 07: Risk Management
  • Module 08: Facility Protection
  • Module 09: Data Recovery
  • Module 10: System Recovery
  • Module 11: Backup and Recovery
  • Module 12: Centralized and Decentralized System Recovery
  • Module 13: Windows Data Recovery Tools
  • Module 14: Linux, Mac and Novell Netware Data Recovery Tools
  • Module 15: Incident Response
  • Module 16: Role of Public Services in Disaster
  • Module 17: Organizations Providing Services during Disasters
  • Module 18: Organizations Providing Disaster Recovery Solutions
  • Module 19: Case Studies

Who Would Benefit

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


Have a prior networking foundation.

Required Exams

The EC-Council Disaster Recovery Professional certification exam is 312-76


Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery  

Course Length

5 days (9:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Follow On Courses 

  • CEH
  • ECSA

About SecureNinja  

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logo EDRP - EC-Council Disaster Recovery Professional Course Info.
Start Date End Date Location Days In Person Online
Jul. 22, 2024 Jul. 26, 2024 Alexandria, VA
Eastern Time
(5 Days)
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Oct. 21, 2024 Oct. 25, 2024 Alexandria, VA
Eastern Time
(5 Days)
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The EC-Council Disaster Recovery Professional (EDRP) certification was created by EC-Council to certify that the IT professional has the necessary knowledge and skills to plan, strategize, implement, and maintain business continuity and disaster recovery in the event of a natural or human-induced disaster that prevents technological infrastructures, critical to organizations, from operating. The EDRP certified professional will secure data by putting policies and procedures in place, and how to recover and restore their organization’s critical data in the aftermath.

Yes, the EDRP certification is an advanced level course.

No, the EDRP certification is not an entry level certification.

Studies show that 2 out of 5 businesses don’t have a disaster recovery and business continuity plan and the few that do may potentially have an outdated plan. Regardless of the size of the business, it is still important for a EDRP certified professional to implement a relevant disaster and recovery plan to ensure that businesses are least impacted when a disaster occurs.

Yes, the EDRP certification is a complete vendor neutral certification covering business continuity/disaster recovery techniques and solutions. The certification was developed after a thorough job task analysis and market research showed that businesses are not prepared in the event of a disaster.

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