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Our ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor training course will teach you:

  • The skills to conduct second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) Information Security Management System audits
  • How to lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001
  • How to competently manage an ISMS audit program
  • The best-practice audit methodology based on ISO 19011, allowing you to master audit techniques

Our ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor training course will cover the following topics:

  • An overview of the structure and major requirements of ISO 27001
  • An overview of the audit process used by certification bodies
  • The purpose, benefits and core principles of effective auditing
  • Common auditing terms and definitions
  • Critical skills required for performing an audit
  • Best-practice audit methodology based on ISO 19011
  • How to establish, maintain and manage an audit programme
  • How to plan, conduct, report, summarise and follow-up on an audit
  • Effective interviewing techniques and observation skills
  • How to use audits to identify nonconformities and ensure appropriate corrective action is taken
  • How to assess and evaluate the competence of auditors
  • Accredited certification audit specifics
  • How the audit process is used in first, second and third-party audits
  • How to apply continual improvement of the ISMS

Our ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor training programme is designed for professionals with the responsibility for auditing an Information Security Management System (ISMS), or for ensuring Best Practice in information security controls. It is the essential audit qualification for anyone tasked with planning, managing and/or carrying out audits for conformance to the international standard ISO 27001 (and supported by ISO 27002).

Our ISO 27001 ISMS Lead Auditor Certification would also benefit external consultants seeking to support the auditing activity of an ISMS within client organisations.

Our ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor training course includes the following:

  • Full course materials (digital copy provided as a PDF file)
  • ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor exam
  • A certificate of attendance

There are no formal entry-level requirements for our ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor training course, however you should have a good knowledge of ISO 27001. You could attend our ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation or ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer training courses.

It is recommended that you purchase and read the standard prior to attending our ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation training course:

  • ISO IEC 27001 2013 & ISO IEC 27002 2013
  • ISO 27001/ISO 27002 – A Pocket Guide
  • An Introduction To Information Security & ISO 27001:2013 – A Pocket Guide

ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor Examination:

You will take the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor exam set by IBITGQ (International Board for IT Governance Qualifications).

  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Duration: 60 Minutes
  • Questions: 40
  • Format: Multiple Choice
  • Pass Mark: 65%
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ISO 27001 ISMS Lead Auditor Certificate

Purple Griffon offer the following ISO 27001 virtual classroom training courses:

ISO 27001 is a structured, technology-neutral, specification and code of practice for Information Security Management in organisations of all sizes, which is not vendor dependent. All organisations should adopt this standard as part of their overall risk management strategy.

It has been reported that organisations gain significant competitive advantage by achieving ISO 27001 certification and compliance. This can include winning new business, increasing customer confidence and improved efficiency across the organisation. The number of organisations taking up ISO 27001 is rapidly accelerating across all sectors - so don't let your organisation get left behind.


Our ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor training course is delivered over five days.


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