February 24, 2016

Introduction to ISO27001

Introduction to the implementation of an Information Security Management System (ISMS) based on ISO 27001

This one-day course enables participants to be familiar with the basic concepts of the implementation and management of an Information Security Management System (ISMS) as specified in ISO/IEC 27001:2013. The participant will learn the different components of an ISMS, including the ISMS policy, risk management, measuring performance, management’s commitment, internal audit, management review and continual improvement.

This course is aimed at:

  • IT Professionals wanting to gain a comprehensive knowledge of the main processes of an Information Security Management System (ISMS)
  • Staff involved in the implementation of the ISO 27001 standard
  • Expert advisors in IT
  • CxO and Senior Managers responsible for the IT governance of an enterprise and the management of its risks
  • Auditors

Course objectives

  • Understand the fundamentals of information security
  • Know the interrelationships between ISO 27001 and the other information security standards (ISO 27002, ISO 27003, ISO 27004, and ISO 27005)
  • Know the key components of an Information Security Management System (ISMS) in accordance with ISO 27001
  • Introduce the concepts, approaches, standards, methods and techniques allowing to effectively manage an ISMS
  • Understand the relationship between an Information Security Management System, including risk management, controls and compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders of the organization
  • Understand the stages of the ISO27001 certification process

Prerequisites

None

Course detail

  • Introduction to the ISO 27000 standards family
  • Introduction to management systems and the process approach
  • General requirements: presentation of the clauses 4 to 10 of ISO 27001
  • Implementation phases of the ISO 27001 framework
  • Introduction to risk management according to ISO 27005
  • Continual improvement of information security
  • Conducting an ISO 27001 certification audit

Additional information

  • A student manual containing over 100 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed to participants
  • A participation certificate of 7 CPE (Continuing Professional Education) credits will be issued to participants

Contact us

If you would like to discuss your training needs in more detail, please call us on 0203 728 6555, or send us a message using the form below and a training consultant will be in touch.