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ISO27001 Certified ISMS Foundation Training Course | IT  Governance USA

ISO27001 Certified ISMS Foundation Training Course

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Discover how to use a globally recognized information security framework to help your organization protect itself from a data breach and meet regulatory requirements for data security. This course will help you get started developing an ISMS (information security management system) aligned to the best-practice standard ISO 27001.


Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation (CIS F) qualification (ISO 17024-certificated). Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 7 CPD/CPE credits.

Course duration:

1 day

UK locations:

Boston, New York City. See venue details.

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The ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation course outline

Learn about ISO 27001 best practice and find out how to achieve compliance with the Standard at your own pace. Our popular one-day ISO27001 Certified ISMS Foundation classroom course provides a complete introduction to the key elements required to achieve compliance with the Standard.

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The benefits of the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation course 

Designed by experts

Designed by the team that led the world’s first successful ISO 27001 implementation project.

Delivered by professionals

An experienced ISO 27001 practitioner and consultant will teach you how to achieve compliance with the Standard.

Hands-on study

Participate in group discussions, practical exercises and case studies throughout the course.

A complete introduction to ISO 27001

Get an insight into the components of ISO 27001 in just one day.

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.

Why choose IT Governance for your training needs?

IT Governance is internationally recognized as the authority on ISO 27001. Our team led the world’s first ISO 27001 certification project, and since then we have trained more than 7,000 professionals on information security management system (ISMS) implementations and audits.

Course details

What does the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation course cover?

  • An overview of available standards and management system documentation
  • The benefits of ISMS certification
  • An overview of ISO 27001 and its application
  • Key elements of ISMS implementation project planning
  • The core elements of an ISMS
  • The key steps of an ISO 27001 risk assessment
  • An overview of the ISO 27001 Annex A controls

Course agenda:

  • Drivers for ISO 27001
  • Standards: what they are and why they are important
  • Documentation and Management Systems
  • Certification
  • Management Commitment
  • Overview of ISO 27001
  • Implementing ISO 27001: Scoping, Planning, Communication
  • Risk Assessment and Security Controls
  • Summary

What’s included in this course?

  • A professional training venue with lunch and refreshment
  • Full course materials (digital copy provided as a PDF file)
  • The ISO27001 Certified ISMS Foundation (CIS F) exam
  • A certificate of attendance

What equipment should I bring?

The exam is online exam, you will need to bring a ‘pop-up enabled’ laptop/tablet to the venue. 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: 9.30 am – 5.00 pm

CPD/CPE points

This course is equivalent to 7 CPD/CPE points.

How much does the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation course cost?

The course costs $845 ex VAT.

Exams and qualifications

ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation exam

Attendees take the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation (CIS F), ISO 17024-certificated, exam set by IBITGQ at the end of the course. This is a 60-minute multiple-choice online exam, consisting of 40 questions. Candidates need to achieve a minimum of 65% to pass. There is no extra charge for taking the exam.

What qualifications will I receive?

ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation (CIS F)

How will I receive my exam results and certificates?

  • Where exams are taken online (either remotely or by computer in the classroom), provisional exam results will be available immediately on completion of the exam. Confirmed exam results will be issued within ten working days from the date of the exam
  • Certificates for those who have achieved a passing grade will be issued within ten working days from the date of the exam
  • Results notifications and certificates are sent directly to candidates by the relevant exam board in electronic format; please note that hard copy exam certificates are not issued

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 for the exam.


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:

Do I need to bring proof of identity?

Delegates must bring a form of photographic ID with them as the invigilator my request to check it prior to the exam.

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1. on 3/11/2019, said:
5 stars out of 5
Excellent course and instructor.
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