ISO 27001:2013 Lead Auditor

Description

BSI's "ISO 27001:2013 Lead Auditor" competency-based 4-day course teaches a general understanding of the concepts of the ISO 27001:2013 standard and the principles and practices of leading management systems and process audits in accordance with ISO 19011, "Guidelines on Auditing Management Systems". Experienced instructors explain the clauses of ISO 27001:2013 in detail and guide students through the entire audit process, from managing an audit program to reporting on audit results. Students gain necessary auditing skills through a balance of formal classroom tutorials, role playing, group workshops, and open forum discussions.

This course comprises the following three Exemplar Global TPECS Competency Units whose outcomes are certified by Exemplar Global:

  • IS - Information Security Management Systems
  • AU - Management Systems Auditing
  • TL - Leading Management Systems Audit Teams

Attendees successfully completing this course receive a Certificate of Attainment for each of Exemplar Global Competency Units listed above.

New to TPECS?

For more information, please see our Understanding the TPECS Course Structure page.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand information security management definitions, concepts, and guidelines
  • Understand the purpose of the ISO 27000 series
  • Understand the requirements of the ISO 27001:2013 standard
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of the auditor
  • Apply ISO 19011 definitions, concepts, and guidelines
  • Recognize the principles, practices, and types of audits
  • Conduct all phases of an internal audit
  • Prepare and present effective reports
  • Understand Exemplar Global's certification scheme
  • Understand the role of objectives, scope and criteria in the audit process
  • How to plan audits
  • Conduct audit team selection
  • Initiate the audit and conducting opening meetings
  • Understand audit team leader responsibilities
  • Communicate effectively during the audit
  • Conduct on-site activities
  • Prepare audit conclusions
  • Conduct closing meetings
  • Report audit results

Course materials:

Students receive comprehensive course manuals with reference materials.

Who should attend

  • Individuals interested in conducting first-party, second-party, and third-party audits
  • Management Representatives
  • Information Security Officers
  • Managers
  • Security Consultants

Prerequisite

A prior review of the ISO 27001:2013 standard and internal audit experience are suggested for this course.

Course Logistics:

There are written tests on each of the competency units in turn on Days 2, 3 and 4. Detailed exam instructions will be provided. Certificates of Attainment in each competency unit will be provided for students who are deemed "Competent" for each competency unit. Certificates of attendance are provided to those who do not pass the competency test(s), and students will be given the opportunity to retake the test(s).

Upcoming Course Dates

Start/End Date and TimeLocationFeeEnroll
  • Nov 06, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Nov 07, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Nov 08, 2017 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Nov 09, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Chicago, ILUSD $2550.00Enroll
  • Nov 13, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Nov 14, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Nov 15, 2017 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Nov 16, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Seattle, WAUSD $2550.00Enroll
  • Dec 11, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Dec 12, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Dec 13, 2017 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Dec 14, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
San José, CAUSD $2550.00Enroll
  • Jan 22, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Jan 23, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Jan 24, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Jan 25, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Milwaukee, WIUSD $2450.00*Enroll
  • Feb 05, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Feb 06, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Feb 07, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Feb 08, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Reston, VAUSD $2450.00*Enroll
  • Feb 26, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Feb 27, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Feb 28, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Mar 01, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
San José, CAUSD $2450.00*Enroll
  • Mar 12, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Mar 13, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Mar 14, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Mar 15, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Atlanta, GAUSD $2450.00*Enroll

Whittington & Associates

We are committed to providing expert training, effective consulting, and valuable auditing. If you have any questions about our services, please contact us at 770-862-1766, or [email protected].