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Course Overview :

The ISO/IEC 27001:2022 Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) Lead Auditor course is designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to perform first, second, and third-party audits of ISMS against the ISO/IEC 27001 standard.

Learning Objectives

  • Fundamental Concepts and Principles: Understanding the purpose and benefits of ISMS, including the principles of information security management and the role of ISMS standards.
  • ISO/IEC 27001 Requirements: Detailed interpretation of ISO/IEC 27001 requirements from an auditor’s perspective.
  • Audit Planning and Execution: Learning how to plan, conduct, report, and follow up on ISMS audits in compliance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021 standards.
  • Audit Techniques and Tools: Mastering various audit techniques, managing audit programs, audit teams, and handling communication and conflict resolution during audits.
  • Audit Reporting: Documenting audit findings, evaluating action plans, and understanding the impacts of trends and technology in auditing.

Learning Methods :

  • Comprehensive review and preparation
  • Examination covering all aspects of the course
  • Theory and Practical Exercises: Combining lectures with real-world case studies and role-playing exercises to reinforce learning.
  • Interactive Sessions: Encouraging class discussions, Q&A sessions, and practical labs to enhance understanding and application of audit principles.

Who should attend :

  • Target Audience
  • Internal auditors
  • ISMS managers and consultants
  • IT professionals and information security team members
  • Technical experts preparing for ISMS audits

Course Outlines:


Introduction to ISMS and ISO/IEC 27001

  • Overview of ISMS
  • Key concepts and benefits of ISO/IEC 27001
  • Structure and requirements of ISO/IEC 27001:2022




Audit Principles, Preparation, and Initiation

  • Audit fundamentals
  • Planning and initiating an ISMS audit
  • Understanding the organization’s context and its ISMS scope




On-Site Audit Activities

  • Conducting on-site audit activities
  • Gathering and verifying audit evidence
  • Interviewing techniques and audit checklists




Closing the Audit

  • Preparing audit findings and non-conformity reports
  • Conducting closing meetings
  • Post-audit activities, including follow-up and corrective actions




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