Collaborative initiative ensuring businesses meet SOC 2 compliance, enhancing data security, trust, and unlocking growth opportunities through shared expertise.

Why Us

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Industry Expertise: With 15+ years of experience in development projects and delivering services, we recognize the significant impact of data breaches and non-compliance financially on your reputation.

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Technology Consulting: We provide expert guidance and support to enhance digital security and protect sensitive information. Our services encompass strategy development, security audits, control implementation, and regulatory compliance to provide your organization with a comprehensive and integrated solution.

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Trusted Partnerships: By collaborating with industry-leading security providers, we ensure our clients have access to state-of-the-art security technology and managed security services, giving them peace of mind knowing that their cybersecurity needs are in capable hands.

​​Risk Assessment

Identify the risks and weaknesses within your operations

Identity and Access

Controlling access to resources based on identity

Organizational Policies

Informing the requirements for technical controls

Risk Management

Prioritize and manage potential security risks

Regulatory Compliance

Adhering to applicable laws and regulations

Policy Enforcement

Administrative actions to guide the organization to compliance

Network Security

Protecting the flow of information within a network

Cloud Security

Protecting data and resources in the cloud

Vulnerability Management

Identifying and mitigating potential security weaknesses

Endpoint Security

Securing devices connected to a network

Application Security

Protecting software systems and their underlying data

Backup and Recovery

Ensuring data availability and recoverability

Security Training

Educating employees on secure practices

Threat Intelligence

Gathering and analyzing information on current and emerging threats.

Incident Response

Responding to and managing security incidents

Security Culture

Rewarding and recognizing security minded staff

Penetration Testing

Simulating real-world attacks to identify vulnerabilities

Disaster Recovery

Maintaining operations and restoring systems after a disruption

Our Audit Services

BD Emerson's SOC Audit Services

BD Emerson's SOC Audit Services

Comprehensive assessments of security controls, policies, and procedures to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulatory requirements.

BD Emerson's SOC 2 Type 1 Audit Services

BD Emerson's SOC 2 Type 1 Audit Services

Validate your data security measures and enhance business credibility with a comprehensive SOC 2 Type 1 Audit.

BD Emerson's SOC 2 Type 2 Audit Services

BD Emerson's SOC 2 Type 2 Audit Services

Comprehensive assessment of controls over time to ensure compliance with security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy criteria.

BD Emerson's GDPR Audit Services

BD Emerson's GDPR Audit Services

Comprehensive assessments ensuring compliance with GDPR regulations, safeguarding data integrity and privacy for businesses operating within the EU.

BD Emerson's HIPAA Audit Services

BD Emerson's HIPAA Audit Services

Audit services for healthcare data protection regulations ensure compliance, mitigating risks and safeguarding patient information confidentiality.

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Introduction to the Cohort Program

  • Empowering Small and Midsize Businesses for Compliance Excellence: BD Emerson's SOC 2 Compliance Cohort Program stands as a beacon of support and guidance, specifically crafted for small and midsize enterprises. This innovative program targets organizations with fewer than 100 employees, providing them with the necessary tools and expertise to navigate the intricacies of SOC 2 compliance.
  • Affordable Pathway to Compliance Mastery: Understanding the budget constraints of smaller businesses, our program offers an economically viable solution to achieve SOC 2 compliance. As a certified Vanta implementation partner, BD Emerson brings a unique blend of expertise and automation capabilities to streamline your compliance journey.

Program Overview

  • Structured Program with Phased Approach: The Cohort Program is structured to unfold over several weeks, engaging participants in an immersive learning and implementation experience. This methodical approach ensures that each business receives the attention and resources needed to fully understand and meet SOC 2 compliance standards.
  • Holistic Compliance Ecosystem: Recognizing that compliance needs extend beyond SOC 2, our program is designed to address a spectrum of regulatory requirements. From CCPA and GDPR to GLBA, we offer a comprehensive curriculum that equips businesses with the knowledge and skills to tackle various compliance challenges, ensuring that participants are well-prepared for a multi-regulatory business environment.

This meticulously designed program offers an unparalleled opportunity for small and midsize businesses to not only achieve compliance against standards like SOC 2, ISO 27001, GDPR, HIPAA, GLBA, and more, but also gain a deeper understanding of the broader compliance landscape. By participating in BD Emerson's Cohort Program, businesses can confidently stride toward compliance excellence, armed with the knowledge, strategies, and tools provided by industry experts.

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Training and Education

  • Customized SOC 2 and ISO 27001 Compliance Training: Our sessions are specifically designed to demystify the complexities of compliance, encompassing all essential principles and practices.
  • Expert-Led Interactive Learning: Participate in dynamic workshops and seminars led by seasoned industry professionals, offering profound insights into SOC 2’s compliance nuances.

Weekly Meetups

  • Regular Strategic Check-Ins: Engage in weekly meetups to review progress, address any challenges, and share success stories, creating a nurturing and cooperative community.
  • Direct Access to Experts: Benefit from direct interaction with BD Emerson’s SOC 2 experts, ensuring your path to compliance remains clear and well-guided.

Collaborative Slack Channel

  • Dynamic Community Interaction: A dedicated Slack channel allows participants to share experiences, seek advice, and learn from peers under BD Emerson's expert supervision.
  • Active Expert Participation: Our professionals actively engage in the Slack channel, offering timely support, clarifications, and motivational guidance.

Program Highlights

  • Track Record of Success: BD Emerson has guided hundreds of businesses to SOC 2 compliance, indicating a high success rate for participants.
  • Specialization in Vanta Implementation: Our status as a certified Vanta implementation partner means we bring specialized knowledge in automating compliance processes for efficiency.
  • End-to-End Support: From initial SOC 2 education to final certification, we provide comprehensive, step-by-step guidance throughout your compliance journey.
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Who Should Join the SOC 2 Compliance Cohort Program?

Empowering Leaders in Compliance and Legal Affairs

The BD Emerson SOC 2 Compliance Cohort Program is meticulously designed to cater to the unique needs and challenges of small and midsize businesses. This program is especially beneficial for professionals in key roles who are responsible for ensuring regulatory compliance and legal integrity within their organizations. Ideal participants include:

  • Heads of Compliance: These professionals are at the forefront of establishing, managing, and ensuring adherence to internal policies and external regulations. Our program equips them with the tools and knowledge necessary to efficiently navigate and implement compliance strategies.
  • Chief Legal Officer (CLOs) and General Counsel: Legal executives who oversee the legal aspects of their business will find immense value in understanding the intricacies of compliance. This program provides the legal perspective needed to align compliance with broader business objectives.
  • Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs): With a strong focus on security and data protection, CISOs will benefit from deep dives into SOC 2's security criteria, helping them fortify their organization’s information security posture.
  • IT Managers and Directors: Professionals overseeing IT infrastructure play a crucial role in implementing the technical aspects of compliance. This program will guide them in aligning IT operations with compliance requirements.
  • Risk Management Executives: Those responsible for identifying, assessing, and mitigating risks within the organization will gain insights into how compliance can be integrated into the broader risk management strategy.
  • Financial Controllers and CFOs: Financial leaders tasked with overseeing financial controls and reporting will find the program valuable for understanding how it impacts financial data security and integrity.
  • HR Managers: Human Resource professionals involved in policy development and employee training can benefit from understanding requirements around confidentiality and privacy.
  • Startup Founders and Entrepreneurs: For startups and new businesses aiming to build a robust compliance framework from the ground up, this program offers foundational knowledge and practical tools for SOC 2 compliance.

Join Us for a Journey Towards Compliance Excellence

By participating in BD Emerson's Cohort Program, you will be joining a community of like-minded professionals, all striving towards a common goal of compliance excellence. Whether you are leading your organization's compliance efforts, overseeing legal responsibilities, managing IT infrastructure, or navigating the complexities of risk management, this program is tailored to provide you with the expertise and support needed to achieve SOC 2 compliance and beyond.

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What to Expect from the SOC 2 Compliance Cohort Program

A Comprehensive Journey from Novice to Compliance Expert

BD Emerson's SOC 2 Compliance Cohort Program is a transformative experience designed to take your organization from a basic understanding of compliance to full proficiency. Here's what participants can expect from their journey with us:

  • Bridging the Compliance Knowledge Gap: Whether starting from scratch or with some compliance knowledge, our program is structured to progressively build your understanding. We guide you through the foundational concepts to advanced compliance strategies, ensuring you gain a complete grasp of the requirements.
  • In-Depth Focus on SOC 2 Compliance: SOC 2 is a central theme of our program. You'll learn about the Trust Service Criteria, the importance of maintaining confidentiality, integrity, and privacy of data, and how to build an effective internal control environment that aligns with SOC 2 standards.
  • Exploration of Other Key Regulations: Beyond SOC 2, the program offers insights into other critical regulatory frameworks such as HIPAA (for healthcare data security), GDPR (for data protection and privacy in the EU), and GLBA (governing financial services). This multifaceted approach ensures that your organization is prepared for a variety of compliance requirements.
  • Hands-On Implementation Guidance: Our program is not just about theory; it involves practical, step-by-step guidance on implementing compliance measures. This includes how to use tools like Vanta’s platform for automating and streamlining the compliance process.
  • Customized Learning Experiences: Recognizing that each business is unique, our program offers customized training and education that addresses the specific compliance needs and challenges of your organization.
  • Expert-Led Interactive Sessions: Engage in workshops and seminars led by seasoned compliance professionals. These sessions provide a deep dive into compliance nuances and offer practical strategies for overcoming common challenges.
  • Regular Strategic Check-Ins and Community Support: Our weekly meetups and dedicated Slack channel foster a collaborative learning environment. These platforms provide opportunities for regular progress checks, sharing experiences, and receiving support from peers and experts.
  • End-to-End Support for Compliance Mastery: From initial education to achieving certification, we offer comprehensive guidance throughout your compliance journey. This includes helping you understand audits, documentation, and continuous compliance maintenance.
  • Real-World Applications and Case Studies: Learn through real-life examples and case studies that demonstrate how different organizations successfully navigated their compliance journeys. This practical approach helps translate theory into actionable strategies.

Embark on Your Path to Compliance Mastery

By joining BD Emerson's SOC 2 Compliance Cohort Program, you are not just enrolling in a training course; you are embarking on a journey towards comprehensive compliance mastery. With our expert guidance, interactive learning modules, and a supportive community, your organization will be well-equipped to meet and exceed the standards of SOC 2 and other critical regulations

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SOC 2 Compliance Cohort Program

Join Our Next Cohort: Take advantage of this unique opportunity to bring your business up to SOC 2 compliance standards with BD Emerson's Cohort Program. Secure your spot in our upcoming session for a journey filled with expert guidance and a supportive community.

FAQs

Who is this program for?

Ideal for organizations with less than 100 employees, looking to achieve SOC 2 compliance, while also managing other regulatory requirements like CCPA, GDPR, GLBA, and more.

What makes this program unique?

A blend of affordability, expert-led training, personalized support, and a focus on small to midsize businesses, all streamlined through our Vanta partnership.

How does Vanta's platform integrate into the program?

Vanta’s platform is used to automate and streamline the compliance process, making it more efficient and less cumbersome for participants.

Can companies outside the U.S. participate?

Yes, we welcome international participants who are seeking to comply with SOC 2 standards, as well as other global regulations.

What is the duration of the program?

The program spans several weeks, with a structured schedule of training, weekly meetups, and continuous support.

How does the program support companies already needing to comply with regulations like CCPA or GDPR?

Our curriculum covers not just SOC 2, but also touches upon how it intersects with other regulations, offering a comprehensive compliance perspective.

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Stringent adherence to regulatory standards, validating operational and security protocols to foster trust, attract clients, and unlock growth opportunities.

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Strategic oversight ensuring robust protection, compliance, and resilience against cyber threats, safeguarding assets and bolstering organizational cybersecurity posture.

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Comprehensive oversight of external vendor risks, ensuring regulatory compliance, safeguarding data, and fortifying business resilience against third-party vulnerabilities.

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Outsourced expertise ensuring compliance with data protection regulations, managing risks, and enhancing data security for organizations without an in-house Data Protection Officer.

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Comprehensive protection against online threats, data breaches, and unauthorized access, safeguarding small businesses' digital assets and ensuring operational resilience.

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BD Emerson's SOC Audit Services

BD Emerson's SOC Audit Services

Comprehensive assessments of security controls, policies, and procedures to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulatory requirements.

BD Emerson's SOC 2 Type 1 Audit Services

BD Emerson's SOC 2 Type 1 Audit Services

Validate your data security measures and enhance business credibility with a comprehensive SOC 2 Type 1 Audit.

BD Emerson's SOC 2 Type 2 Audit Services

BD Emerson's SOC 2 Type 2 Audit Services

Comprehensive assessment of controls over time to ensure compliance with security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy criteria.

BD Emerson's GDPR Audit Services

BD Emerson's GDPR Audit Services

Comprehensive assessments ensuring compliance with GDPR regulations, safeguarding data integrity and privacy for businesses operating within the EU.

BD Emerson's HIPAA Audit Services

BD Emerson's HIPAA Audit Services

Audit services for healthcare data protection regulations ensure compliance, mitigating risks and safeguarding patient information confidentiality.

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