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

The venues for scheduled courses are tentative until receipt of course confirmation from BSI.

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  • Jun 19, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Jun 20, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Jun 21, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Jun 22, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Chicago, IL
SpringHill Suites Chicago O'Hare
8101 Higgins Road
Chicago, IL 60631
United States
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USD $2550.00Enroll
  • Jul 30, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Jul 31, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Aug 01, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Aug 02, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Philadelphia, PAUSD $2550.00Enroll
  • Aug 13, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Aug 14, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Aug 15, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Aug 16, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Atlanta, GA
SpringHill Suites Atlanta Airport Gateway
2091 Convention Center Concourse
College Park, GA 30337
United States
(770) 907-8880
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USD $2550.00Enroll
  • Aug 20, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Aug 21, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Aug 22, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Aug 23, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
San José, CAUSD $2450.00*Enroll
  • Aug 27, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Aug 28, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Aug 29, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Aug 30, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Reston, VA
Crowne Plaza Dulles Airport
2200 Centreville Road
Herndon, VA 20170
United States
703/471-6700
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USD $2450.00*Enroll
  • Oct 01, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Oct 02, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Oct 03, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Oct 04, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Philadelphia, PAUSD $2450.00*Enroll
  • Oct 08, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Oct 09, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Oct 10, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Oct 11, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Denver, COUSD $2450.00*Enroll
  • Oct 22, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Oct 23, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Oct 24, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Oct 25, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Reston, VAUSD $2450.00*Enroll
  • Nov 05, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Nov 06, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Nov 07, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Nov 08, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Chicago, ILUSD $2450.00*Enroll
  • Nov 12, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Nov 13, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Nov 14, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Nov 15, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Seattle, WAUSD $2450.00*Enroll
  • Dec 10, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Dec 11, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Dec 12, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Dec 13, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
San José, CAUSD $2450.00*Enroll

Whittington & Associates

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