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Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


1000.0000
ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor Training Course

ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor Training Course


SKU: 2753
Overview:

Learn the skills to plan, execute and report second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and gain the skills to achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

Qualification:

Achieve the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA) qualification. Exam included in course. This course qualifies for 35 CPE/CPD points.

Course duration:

5 days

UK locations: 

Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, Manchester. See venue details.

Other options:


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Description

The ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor course outline

This fully accredited course equips you with the skills to conduct second-party (supplier) and third-party (external and certification) audits. Build your career as a lead auditor, lead a team of auditors and achieve compliance with ISO 27001.

This course is also accredited by the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP), and satisfies the IISP Skills Framework requirements at Level 1: A1, A3, A7, C1, C2, D2, E3, F2, H1 and H2; and at Level 1+: A2, A4, A5, A6, B1, B2, D1, E1, E2, F1 and G1

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The benefits of the ISO 27001 ISMS Lead Auditor course

Designed by experts

Designed by IT Governance Director Steve Watkins, who is also a contracted technical assessor for the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS), where he helps with the assessment of certification bodies, enabling them to award ISO 27001 certificates of conformity.

Delivered by professionals

Real-world practitioners show you how to tackle an ISMS project from start to finish.

Led by specialists

An experienced ISO 27001 auditor and practitioner will explain how to lead an audit from start to finish.

Aligned with best practice

Aligned with the best-practice ISO 19011:2011 (Guidelines for auditing management systems) audit methodology.

Hands-on study

Gain experience of practical application of the audit process to ISO management systems through discussion and role play.

Incredible value

At just £1,000 for four-and-a-half days of training, we won’t be beaten on price.


Who should attend this course?

This course is aimed at individuals who want a globally-recognised ISO 27001 lead auditor qualification to further their careers, and at managers who are responsible for the implementation and maintenance of an ISO 27001-compliant ISMS.

  • Job titles:
    • IT/ Information Security Manager
    • Compliance Auditor
    • GDPR consultant
    • IT/ Information Security Consultant
    • Cyber Security Consultant
    • Head of IT
    • Information and risk manager
    • Information security analyst
    • Information Security Officer
    • Internal Auditor
    • ISMS manager
  • MoD ELCAS Funding
    • This course is eligible for funding under the MoD ELCAS scheme and is suitable for serving members of the MoD or service leavers who wish to develop a career in information security management.

Why choose IT Governance for your training needs?

IT Governance is internationally recognised 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.


“I work with ISO27001 controls but have never audited before, not only did James help me to achieve my certification but I now feel extremely confident to go and start my first Audit. This is based on Jame's teaching ability through experiences he was able to demonstrate and fantastic analogies for the controls.”

- Samuel, Junior Cyber Security Consultant

Course details

What does the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor course cover?

  • An overview of the structure and major requirements of ISO/IEC 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.

Course agenda:

  • Purpose and benefits of audits
  • Role of auditors
  • Role of standards in audits
  • Audit terms and definitions
  • Principles of auditing
  • Managing an audit programme
  • Performing an audit
  • Observing and listening
  • Reporting and Summarising Audit Findings 
  • Conducting Audit Follow-up 
  • Competence and Evaluation of Auditors 
  • Accredited Certification Audit specifics 
  • Auditing an Information Security Management System to ISO 27001:2013

What’s included in this course?

  • A professional training venue with lunch and refreshments;
  • Full course materials (digital copy provided as a PDF file);
  • The ISO 27001 ISMS Lead Auditor exam; and
  • A certificate of attendance.

What equipment should I bring?

The exam is an 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: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Day 2: 9:15 am – 5:00 pm
Day 3: 9:15 am – 5:00 pm
Day 4: 9:15 am – 5:00 pm
Day 5: 9:15 am – 1:30 pm


CPD/CPE points

This course is equivalent to 35 CPD/CPE points.

CIS LA is acknowledged by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) as an approved qualification, meeting the requirements of an application for an individual to become a Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Qualified Security Assessor (QSA).


How much does the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor course cost?

The course costs £1,000 ex VAT.


“James was extremely helpful, motivating and provided a great learning environment. He was very engaging and made the subject much easier to digest. By far the best trainer I have experienced.”

- Zoe, Information Assurance Consultant

Exams and qualifications

ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor exam

Attendees take the ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA), ISO 17024-certificated, exam set by IBITGQ at the end of the course. This is a 90-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 Lead Auditor (CIS LA).


How will I receive my exam results and certificates?

  • 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.

"Sharon was absolutely wonderful. Clearly incredibly skilled, knowledgeable and experienced. Excellent presentation style, brilliant communication of at times heavy content and a great knack for keeping the audience awake and engaged, (difficult to do with PowerPoint-centric training). Great laugh and very grateful for her efforts. Highly commend and recommend.”

- Richard, Senior Security Risk Analyst

Prerequisites

Are there any prerequisites for this course?

Before joining this course, you need to have attended the ISO27001 Certified ISMS Foundation or ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer training course or, you have a good working knowledge of ISO 27001 gained through practical experience.


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.


“I can recommend this course to anyone who needs an ISO 27001 Lead Auditor qualification. The trainer, exam and lessons are amazing. As a trainer myself, I have to say this is one of the best courses I have ever attended.”

Michael Wilson, IAL Consultants

Customer Reviews

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# of Ratings: 20
1. on 23/05/2018, said:
5 stars out of 5
A thoroughly enjoyable course. Our instructor (Ian Shorten) showed his vast experience & knowledge of the subject matter delivering the course content with both humour and great enthusiasm. I was fortunate to have a fantastic group of fellow students who were more than happy to share their own experiences. Highly recommended.
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2. on 13/04/2016, said:
5 stars out of 5
Very useful course indeed. Ian really managed to ensure that all pupils were fully engaged and everyone got a lot out of the course. His examples were current and easy to understand and you can tell that Ian really takes his role very seriously and passionately
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3. on 17/11/2015, said:
5 stars out of 5
Very useful training. Ian Shorten was our trainer on the course, and he is really great teacher. I learned a lot. The course is very practical and actually help me in everyday work.
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4. on 02/11/2015, said:
4 stars out of 5
The subject itself can be dry at times, but I enjoyed the learning along with some good work colleagues and the instructor, Ian really has a passion for what he does.
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5. on 28/10/2015, said:
5 stars out of 5
Full credit to Ian Shorten my trainer on the course, I really got a lot out of this, the materials and delivery were excellent and presented in a lively and interesting way. It has helped me be more objective when dealing with multiple teams and get more of people.
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6. on 10/08/2015, said:
5 stars out of 5
Very productive training!!! Ian was presenting the material in easily understandable way providing practical examples! Thanks a lot!
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7. on 10/08/2015, said:
5 stars out of 5
Well done to Ian in his delivery of this training course. All objectives were satisfied and we benefitted from a very good group with real-life case study material to discuss and learn from. Many thanks
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8. on 07/08/2015, said:
5 stars out of 5
Ian was a great teacher and made what could be a pretty dry subject come to life. He was genuinely enthusiastic about the subject and very engaging.
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9. on 06/08/2015, said:
5 stars out of 5
It was a great experience. The facilitator displayed the highest level of competence, knowledge, experience, and a bit of humor making the class exciting. It was exactly what I needed: fulfillment of my course expectations!!!
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10. on 26/02/2014, said:
5 stars out of 5
Pat was a fantastic teacher. Funny, knowledgeable, enthusiastic and heaps of experience
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