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ITG eLearning Course: Information Security & ISO27001 Staff Awareness

Information Security & ISO 27001 Staff Awareness E-Learning Course

SKU: 3338
Publishers: IT Governance Publishing
Format: 1 - 50 users
Published: 09 Mar 2016
Format: 51 - 100 users
Published: 01 Jan 0001
Format: 101 - 150 users
Published: 01 Jan 0001
Availability: Access provided 1-2 working days from purchase
Format: 151 - 200 users
Published: 01 Jan 0001
Availability: Access provided 1-2 working days from purchase
Format: 201 - 250 users
Published: 01 Jan 0001

This interactive eLearning course enables employees to gain a better understanding of information security risks and compliance requirements in line with ISO 27001:2013, reducing the organization’s exposure to security threats.

The course explains the importance of information security and highlights information security risks within the workplace. 

This is a one-year license for the course hosted on our learning management system (LMS). Customization is not included.

Please note that our e-learning courses are hosted on GRC eLearning Limited’s learning management system (LMS). GRC eLearning is GRC International Group plc’s e-learning company, and sits under the Group’s training division.

This is a subscription product that auto-renews in line with our T&Cs. 

Buy now, pay later! Enjoy the benefits of paying by purchase order with an IT Governance corporate account. Apply online today or call our service center team on +1 877 317 3454.

Price: $26.00


Build awareness about information security risks and meet the requirements of ISO 27001

Using IT Governance’s substantial experience in consulting and training, this course is set out to meet the requirements of ISO 27001:2013, which specifies that it is imperative to address security issues at the employee level.

Sharing knowledge of security threats and best practices with employees is beneficial to cybersecurity and information security strategies.


eLearning is a quick, affordable, and effective means of delivering training to multiple learners:

  • Provides systematic, consistent, and repeatable training
  • There are no traveling or other course attendance costs, as participants study from their desk and around their schedule
  • Web-delivered, so there are no additional technology or integration costs or challenges
  • Can be deployed for existing employees and as part of an induction process for new hires
  • Cost-effective – multi-user licenses and multi-year contracts available upon request

Target audience

This course is targeted at all employees who need to be made aware of the organization’s ISO 27001:2013 commitments. It includes anyone processing information, using information technology in their daily job, or using the Internet as a means of conducting business.


This course aims to familiarize non-technical staff with their organization’s information security policies. It also enables employees to better understand information security risks within the workplace and compliance requirements in line with ISO 27001.


  1. An introduction to information security

    • The definition of information security in ten seconds
    • A description of seven real-life scenarios illustrating the importance of information security


  2. What is ISO 27001?

    • What are the benefits of maintaining ISO 27001 compliance?
    • What is an ISMS and what makes a good ISMS?
    • What different risk profiles mean for your organization
    • A brief explanation of important ISO 27001 controls
    • What does ISO 27001 require an organization to do?


  3. Information security at work

    • Physical security: Secure perimeter, tailgating, clear desk, and screen policy
    • Digital security: Access control, limiting/managing user access and rights, user accountability, preventing unauthorized access, portable devices, and passwords
    • Information protection: Information classification and intellectual property
    • Dealing with security incidents and business continuity


  4. Important documentation you should be aware of

    • Become aware of important types of policies and procedures



This is a one-year, easily renewable license.


The course takes approximately 45 minutes to complete.

Course contents

The course covers 4 modules


The course assessment comprises 20 randomly selected multiple-choice questions. 


The course can be retaken as many times as needed until the pass mark has been achieved.

Audit trail

A certificate is issued to all staff who pass the test that displays their test score. This is trackable and provides excellent proof of participation should you be audited.

Additional Information

  • Customization options – see more here
  • Hosting options - the course can be hosted from our online learning environment or from your own LMS – read more here.
  • For 150 or more users, please complete this form for a tailored quote.

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