Courses Details
Course Overview
This five-day course will not only consolidate your knowledge of  ISO/IEC 27001, it will also help you understand the standard’s requirements from an auditor’s point of view. You’ll learn to plan, conduct and report on an audit, improving your interview techniques, reviewing security threats and vulnerabilities, and identifying the correct controls to manage them.  And you’ll become confident managing teams of auditors in your organization or during a third party audit
Course Schedule
Target Audience
This is intended for those who will be involved in leading audits of an ISMS that conforms to ISO/IEC 27001:2013 in any organization. 
Course Prerequisites
You should have a good knowledge of ISO 27001:2013 and the key principles of a ISMS. If not, we strongly recommend you attend our ISO 27001:2013 Requirements course
Expected Accomplishments
How will I benefit?
Confidently lead an ISMS audit team
Be prepared for a successful third party ISO/IEC 27001 assessment
Be able to audit according to internationally recognized best practice (ISO 19011:2011)
Network with like minded peers
Develop professionally and gain a recognized qualification
Course Outline
Day 1
First, second and third party audits
Audit process
Audit objectives, scopes and criteria’s
Audit resources
Roles, responsibilities and confidentiality
Audit methods
Stage 1 audit
Stage 2 audit
Audit plan understanding
Work documents understanding
Opening meeting understanding
Audit evidence
Effective communication
Audit findings
Audit meetings
Closing meeting
Audit reports
Audit follow-up
Our course agenda

Day 2
Purpose and business benefits of an ISMS
ISMS processes and context
Role of the auditor
ISMS documentation
Initiating the audit
Document review
Audit plan in practice
Work documents in practice
Opening meeting in practice
Auditing ‘top management’

Day 3
Specimen exam: sections 1 and 2 review
Auditing ‘context’
Auditing ‘actions to address risks and opportunities’
Tutorial on body language
Questions and evidence
Auditing ‘objectives, resource and competence’
Auditing ‘operations and monitoring….’

Day 4
Specimen exam: section 3 review
Auditing ‘continual improvement’
Non conformities
Closing meeting in action
Audit report
Audit follow-up in action
Specimen exam: section 4

Day 5
Hand in homework – audit report
Final questions/revision
Introduction to the exam
Reflections and feedback