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Mastering the implementation and management of an Information Security Management System (ISMS) based on ISO/IEC 27001

Summary
This five-day intensive course enables participants to develop the necessary expertise to support an organization in implementing and managing an Information Security Management System (ISMS) based on ISO/IEC 27001:2013. Participants will also gain a thorough understanding of best practices used to implement information security controls from all areas of ISO/IEC 27002. This training is consistent with the project management practices established in ISO 10006 (Quality Management Systems - Guidelines for Quality Management in Projects). This training is also fully compatible with ISO/IEC 27003 (Guidelines for the Implementation of ISMS), ISO/IEC 27004 (Measurement of Information Security) and ISO/IEC 27005 (Risk Management in Information Security).
Who should attend?
•    Project managers or consultants wanting to prepare and to support an organization in the implementation of an Information Security Management System (ISMS)
•    ISO/IEC 27001 auditors who wish to fully understand the Information Security Management System implementation process
•    CxO and Senior Managers responsible for the IT governance of an enterprise and the management of its risks
•    Members of an information security team
•    Expert advisors in information technology
•    Technical experts wanting to prepare for an information security function or for an ISMS project management function

Learning objectives
•    To understand the implementation of an Information Security Management System in accordance with ISO/IEC 27001
•    To gain a comprehensive understanding of the concepts, approaches, standards, methods and techniques required for the effective management of an Information Security Management System
•    To understand the relationship between the components of an Information Security Management System, including risk management, controls and compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders of the organization
•    To acquire the necessary expertise to support an organization in implementing, managing and maintaining an ISMS as specified in ISO/IEC 27001
•    To acquire the necessary expertise to manage a team implementing ISO/IEC 27001
•    To develop the knowledge and skills required to advise organizations on best practices in the management of information security
•    To improve the capacity for analysis and decision making in the context of information security management

Course Agenda
Day 1: Introduction to Information Security Management System (ISMS) concepts as required by ISO/IEC 27001; Initiating an ISMS

•    Introduction to management systems and the process approach
•    Presentation of the standards ISO/IEC 27001, ISO 27002 and ISO 27003 and regulatory framework
•    Fundamental principles of Information Security
•    Preliminary analysis and establishment of the level of the maturity level of an existing information security management system based on ISO 21827
•    Writing a business case and a project plan for the implementation of an ISMS

Day 2: Planning the implementation of ISMS based on ISO/IEC 27001
•    Defining the scope of an ISMS
•    Development of an ISMS and information security policies
•    Selection of the approach and methodology for risk assessment
•    Risk management: identification, analysis and treatment of risk (drawing on guidance from ISO/IEC 27005
•    Drafting the Statement of Applicability
Day 3: Implementing ISMS based on ISO/IEC 27001
•    Implementation of a document management framework
•    Design of controls and writing procedures
•    Implementation of controls
•    Development of a training & awareness program and communicating about the information security
•    Incident management (based on guidance from ISO 27035)
•    Operations management of an ISMS

Day 4: Controlling, monitoring,measuring and improving an ISMS; certification audit of the ISMS
•    Controlling and Monitoring the ISMS
•    Development of metrics, performance indicators and  dashboards in accordance with ISO 27004
•    ISO/IEC 27001 internal Audit
•    Management review of an ISMS
•    Implementation of a continual improvement program
•    Preparing for an ISO/IEC 27001 certification audit

Day 5: Certification Exam
Prerequisites

ISO/IEC 27001 Foundation Certification or a basic knowledge of ISO/IEC 27001 is recommended.
Educational approach
•    This training is based on both theory and practice:
•    Sessions of lectures illustrated with examples based on real cases
•    Practical exercises based on a full case study including role playings and oral presentations
•    Review exercises to assist the exam preparation
•    Practice test similar to the certification exam

Examination and Certification
•    The “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Implementer” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competence domains:
  •Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of information security
  •Domain 2: Information security control best practice based on ISO 27002
  •Domain 3: Planning an ISMS based on ISO/IEC 27001
  •Domain 4: Implementing an ISMS based on ISO/IEC 27001
  •Domain 5: Performance evaluation, monitoring and measurement of an ISMS based on ISO/IEC 27001
  •Domain 6: Continual improvement of an ISMS based on ISO/IEC 27001
  •Domain 7: Preparing for an ISMS certification audit

•    The “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Implementer” exam is available in different languages (the complete list of languages can be found in the examination application form)
•    Duration: 3 hours
•    For more information, refer to the section on ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Implementer Exam
 
•    After successfully completing the exam, participants can apply for the credentials of PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Provisional Implementer, PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Implementer or PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Implementer, depending on their level of experience
•    A certificate will be issued to participants who successfully pass the exam and comply with all the other requirements related to the selected credential
•    For more information,refer to the section on ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Implementer Certification

General Information
•    Certification fees are included in the exam price
•    A student manual containing over 450 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed to participants
•    A participation certificate of 31 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued to participants
•    In case of failure of the exam, participants are allowed to retake the exam for free under certain conditions

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