• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This 5-day intensive course enables the participants to develop the expertise to support an organization in implementing and managing an Information Security Management System (ISMS) as specified in ISO/IEC 27001:2013. Participants will also master the best practices for implementing information security controls from the eleven areas of ISO/IEC 27002:2005. This training is consistent with the good practices of project management established by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and ISO 10006:2003 (Quality Management Systems - Guidelines for Quality Management in Projects). This training is fully compatible with ISO/IEC 27003:2009 (Guidelines for the Implementation of an ISMS), ISO/IEC 27004:2009 (Measurement of Information Security) and ISO/IEC 27005:2008 (Risk Management in Information Security).

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding the application of an Information Security Management System in the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 context
  • Mastering the concepts, approaches, standards, methods and techniques allowing effective management of an Information Security Management System
  • Understanding the relationship between an Information Security Management System, including risk management and controls and compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders of the organization
  • Acquiring expertise to support an organization in implementing, managing and maintaining an ISMS as specified in ISO/IEC 27001:2013
  • Acquiring the expertise necessary to manage a team in implementing the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 standard
  • Developing personal skills and knowledge required to advise organizations on best practices in management of information security
  • Improving the capacity for analysis and decision making in a context of information security management

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.