Mastering the audit of an Information Security Management System (ISMS) based on ISO/IEC 27001.
This course is using PECB accredited course materials (an IAS applicant personal accreditation body for ISO17024) and is offered in partnership with PECB.
This training course enables participants to develop the necessary expertise to audit an Information Security Management System (ISMS) and to manage a team of auditors by applying widely recognized audit principles, procedures and techniques.
During this training, the participant will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to proficiently plan and perform internal and external audits in compliance with ISO 19011 the certification process according to ISO 17011. Based on practical exercises, the participant will develop the skills (mastering audit techniques) and competencies (managing audit teams and audit program, communicating with customers, conflict resolution, etc.) necessary to efficiently conduct an audit.
The objective of this training is to ensure that the candidate can actively participate in an ISO 27001 certification audit or an internal audit the day following the end of the training. This training is focused on the daily realities of the conduct of an audit. The case study and role-plays act as simulations of situations that are as close as possible to the reality in the field.
Important note: The Certified ISO 27001 Lead Auditor training is intended for both internal auditors as external auditors.
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WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Auditors wanting to perform and lead Information Security Management System (ISMS) certification audits
Project managers or consultants wanting to master the Information Security Management System audit process
CEO and Senior Managers responsible for the IT governance of an enterprise and the management of its risks
Members of an information security team
Expert advisors in information technology
Technical experts wanting to prepare for an Information security audit function
Understand the operations of an Information Security Management System based on ISO/IEC 27001.
Acknowledge the correlation between ISO/IEC 27001, ISO/IEC 27002 and other standards and regulatory frameworks.
Understand an auditor’s role to: plan, lead and follow-up on a management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011.
Learn how to lead an audit and audit team.
Learn how to interpret the requirements of ISO/IEC 27001 in the context of an ISMS audit.
Acquire the competencies of an auditor to: plan an audit, lead an audit, draft reports, and follow-up on an audit in compliance with ISO 19011
COURSE AGENDA – DURATION: 5 DAYS in the classroom option and one-to-one option. In the self-study option, learn at your own pace with the ability to start and stop the training course at any time – you may participate in any of the locations and dates announced on the website iQuality Services there is flexibility in choosing the date and location of the exam – you can always ask for the training kit.
Day 1: Introduction to Information Security Management System (ISMS) concepts as required by ISO/IEC 27001
Day 2: Audit principles, preparation and launching of an audit
Day 3: On-site audit activities
Day 4: Closing the audit
Day 5: Certification Exam
PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Foundation Certification or basic knowledge of ISO/IEC 27001 is recommended.
This training is based on both theory and practice:
Sessions of lectures illustrated with examples based on real cases
Practical exercises based on a full case study including role playings and oral presentations
Review exercises to assist the exam preparation
Practice test similar to the certification exam
EXAMINATION AND CERTIFICATION
The “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competence domains:
Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of information security
Domain 2: Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Domain 3: Fundamental audit concepts and principles
Domain 4: Preparation of an ISO/IEC 27001 audit
Domain 5: Conducting an 27001 audit
Domain 6: Closing an ISO/IEC 27001 audit
Domain 7: Managing an ISO/IEC 27001 audit program
Duration: 3 hours
For more information about the exam, refer to the section on PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor Exam
After successfully completing the exam, participants can apply for the credentials of PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Provisional Auditor, PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Auditor or PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor depending on their level of experience. Those credentials are available for internal and external auditors
A certificate will be issued to participants who successfully pass the exam and comply with all the other requirements related to the selected credential
For more information about PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 certifications and the PECB certification process, please refer to the Certification Rules and Policies.
Self-study options for exam – Please read our participation rules prior to signing up for the exam.
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Certification fees are included in the exam price
A student manual containing over 450 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed to participants
A participation certificate of 31 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued to participants
In case of failure of the exam, participants are allowed to retake the exam for free under certain conditions
DISCOUNT POLICY/ PRICE:
PRICE Classroom/One-to-One option (including certificate exam): 2650 AUD + GST
PRICE Self-Study Exam option (including certificate exam): 1550 AUD + GST
*Only one discount with the highest percentage value will be given.
5% if you participate in courses as an individual or “sole trade”
5% for participation in the program the second course iQuality Services
5% if the company is certified by QMS and/or ISMS
10% discount for group booking of 3 to 5
15% discount for group booking of 6 or more
Please read our participation rules prior to signing up for the course.