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Brochures and Templates

Continuity Planning for Pandemics and Widespread Infectious Diseases Brochures

Continuity Planning for Pandemics and Widespread Infectious Diseases demands a different set of continuity planning considerations because pandemic influenza may be widely dispersed geographically and will potentially arrive in waves that could last months at a time.

National Continuity Programs Brochure

National Continuity Programs serves the public by coordinating the Federal programs and activities that preserve our nation's essential functions across a wide range of potential threats and emergencies.

Telework: An Essential Component of Continuity Planning Brochure

Telework: An Essential Component of Continuity Planning in order to accomplish essential functions under all conditions. Telework and continuity share the basic objective of performing and maintaining an organization’s functions in an alternative location and method.

Federal Continuity Brochure

Federal Continuity as mandated by FCD, requires all federal agencies to incorporate continuity requirements into their daily operations to ensure seamless and immediate continuation of essential functions.

Continuity Essential Records Management Brochure

Continuity Essential Records Management is the identification, protection and ready availability of essential records, databases, and hardcopy documents needed to support essential functions under the full spectrum of all-hazards emergencies.

Whole Community Continuity Brochure

Whole Community Continuity ensures that organizations, communities and governments are able to support citizens in need. Whole community is a focus on enabling the participation in national preparedness activities of a wider range of players from the private and nonprofit sectors in order to foster better coordination and working relationships.

Continuity Plan Template and Instructions for Non-Federal Entities and Community-Based Organizations

Devolution Planning Template

The devolution planning template introduces the organization’s Devolution of Operations Plan and establishes the rationale for creating the Plan.

Continuity of Operations Planning Template for Federal Departments/Agencies

The purpose of this template is to provide instructions, guidance, and sample text for the development of Continuity plans and programs in accordance with Federal Continuity Directives (FCDs) 1 and 2 for the Federal Executive Branch.

Department and Agencies Telework Player Handbook Template

Telework Player Handbook template serves as an exercise player handbook.

Reconstitution Plan template

Reconstitution Plan template provides a structure and recommended content for developing a reconstitution plan in accordance with FCD 1.
This template is based on Federal Continuity Directive 1, Federal Executive Branch National Continuity Program and Requirements, January 2017, and provides structure and recommended content for developing a reconstitution plan. Reconstitution is the process by which surviving and/or replacement organization personnel resume normal organization operations from the original or replacement primary operating facility.

Continuity Plan Template and Instructions for Non-Federal Entities and Community-Based Organizations

Continuity Plan (non-federal) template provides instructions, guidance, and sample text for the development of continuity plans and programs in accordance with the Continuity Guidance Circular. This template is designed for non-federal entities, and may be useful for all levels of state, local, territorial and tribal governments, the private sector, non-governmental organizations and community-based organizations.

Circular de Guias de Continuidad

La Circular de Guías de Continuidad (CGC) sirve de como guía a entidades federales y no federales para desarrollar, mantener y asegurar la continuidad de operaciones y continuidad de gobierno durante una emergencia que interrumpa las operaciones regulares.

Programa de Continuidad de Operaciones (COOP)

La Continuidad de Operaciones (COOP) asegura que las organizaciones puedan llevar a cabo sus funciones esenciales, proveer servicios esenciales y capacidades básicas durante la interrupción de operaciones regulares.

Last updated September 3, 2020