Information Security Management Systems Lead Auditor Training

Intertek’s IRCA Accredited ISO 27001:2005 Lead Auditor Course aims to provide training for potential Information Security Management System (ISMS) Lead Auditors and Auditors.  The course meets the training requirements of the International Register of Certificated Auditors for registration as an IRCA recognized ISMS auditor/lead auditor and provides delegates with an in-depth knowledge and skills in auditing in order to carry out information security management system audits.

This course assists students with information security industry background to assess the adequacy of the design, implementation and improvement of information security management system against ISO 27001:2005 in accordance with ISO 19011.


On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of an information security management system (ISMS) and explain the processes involved in establishing, implementing, operating, monitoring, reviewing and improving an ISMS as defined in ISO 27001, including the significance of these for ISMS auditors;
  • Explain the purpose, content and interrelationship of ISO 27001:2005, ISO 27002:2005 and ISO/IEC 27005:2008 and ISO/IEC 27035:2011, EA 7/03 and  the legislative framework relevant to an ISMS;
  • Explain the role of an  auditor  to  plan, conduct, report and follow up an ISMS audit in accordance with ISO 19011
  • Interpret  the requirements of ISO 27001:2005, and EA 7/03 in the context of an ISMS audit;
  • Undertake the role of an auditor to plan, conduct, report and follow up an audit in accordance with ISO 19011


Topics Covered in the Course:

  • Process approach;
  •  Standards, principles, definitions;
  •  Accreditation, certification and types of audit;
  •  Risk assessment methodology;
  •  ISO 27001:2005 requirements and their practical implementation in the organization’s activities;
  •  Review of ISO 27002:2005 guidelines;
  •  Applicable legislation;
  •  Techniques for carrying out audits;
  •  Plan, conduct and report an audit;
  •  Techniques for continual improvement


Session Dates and Location:

TBANorth America


Course Duration:

5 days

Course Fee: US and International Attendees: $2,495.00 USD per attendee; Canadian Attendees: $2,495.00 CAD per attendee (includes course materials, lunches and refreshment breaks).

Deliverables: Each attendee will receive IRCA recognized certificate(s) upon successful completion of the course.

Prerequisites: Each attendee must have sufficient knowledge of ISO 27001:2005 requirements before attending this course.

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