Training course outline
Learn about ISO 27001 best practice and find out how to achieve compliance with the Standard with our popular foundation classroom course. It provides a complete introduction to the key elements required to achieve compliance, including:
COVID-19: remote delivery options
We would like to reassure our clients that all training courses will go ahead as scheduled during the current COVID-19 situation. As a company that fully embraces flexible and remote working, we have adjusted our delivery methods to allow you to learn from anywhere. Our Classroom / Live Online delivery option enables you to attend either in person or online. Please also refer to our COVID-19 policy.
Certified ISO 27001 ISMS Foundation training course benefits
A complete introduction to ISO 27001
Get a complete introduction to the world of management standards and how ISO 27001 works in one day
Designed by experts
Designed by IT Governance Director Steve Watkins, a contracted technical assessor for UKAS.
Gain experience of the practical application of the audit process to ISO management systems through discussion and role play.
Delivered by professionals
Learn from an experienced ISO 27001 practitioner and consultant
Learn from anywhere
Choose whether you attend Live Online or in person at one of our training venues throughout the UK.
See what our previous learners think about this course
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“Great structure and pace, pre reading was sent in plenty of time and good examples used by the trainer to emphasise points. A great foundation course would recommend.”
“I was delighted to find that ISO 27001 will provide me with a solution to managing information security in my company. An excellent course delivered by leaders in their field.”
- Keith Peterson, Texttel (UK) Ltd
“Ian was very professional throughout the session and always keep a check on time and pace of course. ”
- Ravi Kukreja, Network Operations Manager
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- Ian Payton, Software Engineer
“Trainer was superb. Not much room for improvement, the course was taught brilliantly.”
“Really happy with the course, Ian Shorten did a great job presenting and explaining the course.”
Who should attend this course?
Anyone interested in or about to undertake an ISO 27001 project or who wishes to build a career in information security management, such as:
Your Learning Path
Find out how the Certified ISO 27001 ISMS Foundation Training Course will help you start or enhance your knowledge and career.
This course is an essential component of the following learning paths:
Why choose IT Governance for your training needs?
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What does this training course cover?
What’s included in this course?
What equipment do I need?
You will need a laptop for the duration of your course and exam. Full details on how to access the exam will be provided by email 1–2 days before sitting the exam.
Course duration and times
Day 1: 9:30am – 5:00pm
Are there any prerequisites for this course?
No prior knowledge or qualifications are required and the course content is suitable for non-technical and technical staff.
Is there any recommended reading?
We strongly recommend you purchase and read the standard prior to attending the course:
We also recommend that you purchase and read the following textbooks:
Exams and qualifications
ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation exam
Attendees take the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation (CIS F) exam set by IBITGQ
( International Board for IT Governance Qualifications ). There is no extra charge for this exam.
This course is equivalent to:
What qualifications will I receive?
ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation (CIS F)
This course is accredited by IBITGQ (International Board for IT Governance Qualifications).
IBITGQ (International Board for IT Governance Qualifications) is a personnel certification body that certifies individuals in the field of IT governance.
IBITGQ is accredited to the ISO/IEC 17024:2012 standard ( Conformity assessment – General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons ) by IAS (International Accreditation Service). ISO 17024 is a global, industry-recognised benchmark, and qualifications accredited to this standard are recognised and highly valued by employers throughout the world.
You can demonstrate your professional and practical knowledge and expertise by registering your qualification on the IBITGQ/ GASQ successful candidate register .
How will I receive my exam results and certificates?
Do I need proof of identity to take the exam?
Delegates must bring a form of photographic ID with them as the invigilator my request to check it prior to the exam.
Can exams be retaken?
Yes, if you are unsuccessful on the first attempt, you can retake the exam for an additional fee. You can email us to schedule the retest.
Ways to learn
Learn from anywhere with our range of instructor-led courses
Wherever you are in the world, you can now attend an IT Governance online course, and get the full benefit of a classroom session.
To make your life as easy as possible, we offer 3 ways to attend an instructor-led course:
Our instructor-led courses are hosted at professional training centres located in major cities across the UK.
Our instructor-led Live Online courses are hosted and delivered live by one of our expert trainers.
Learn from anywhere
Our instructor-led Classroom / Live Online courses give you the flexibility of attending a classroom course, either in person or by joining the classroom course online.