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ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer Masterclass

ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer

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Course overview:

This fully accredited interactive classroom course from the world’s leading provider of ISO 27001 training covers the nine key steps involved in planning, implementing and maintaining an ISO 27001-compliant ISMS (information security management system). This certificated, practitioner-led course equips you with the skills you need to lead an ISO 27001-compliant ISMS implementation project. 

Qualification/CPD points:

ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer (CIS LI). Exam included in price. Attending this course qualifies you for 21 CPD credits.

Course duration:

Three days

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"An excellent course. A perfect balance between 'teaching’ and active group participation. Course content was both comprehensive and easy to digest, such that I have already been able to put the learning immediately into practice within my organisation.”

Georgina Smith, Appleton Consultants

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Course Overview

Our popular three-day ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer classroom course equips you with the skills needed to lead an ISO 27001 ISMS implementation project. Win new business by securing your organisations information assets and reducing data security risks with real-world expertise and practical insights. 

This course is accredited by The Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) and satisfies the IISP Skills Framework requirements at Level 1: A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, B1, B2, G1, H1, H2.

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The ISO27001 Certified ISMS Foundation Training Course benefits

Designed by experts

Designed by the team that led the world’s first successful ISO 27001 implementation project. 

Hands-on study

Participate in group discussions, practical exercises and case studies throughout the course.

Delivered by professionals

An experienced ISO 27001 practitioner and consultant will teach you how to tackle an ISMS project from start to finish.

Fast-track to certification

Achieve a globally recognised ISO 27001 qualification certificated to ISO 17024 in just three days. 

Nine steps to success

Learn about the nine steps to ISO 27001 success.

Who should attend this course?

Anyone in the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) countries who is involved in information security management, writing information security policies or implementing ISO 27001, either as a lead implementer or as part of an implementation team.

  • Roles that have attended this course:

    • IT/Information Security Consultant
    • IT/Information Security Manager
    • IT/Information Security Officer
    • IT/Information Security Project Manager
    • Cyber security consultant
    • Head of IT 
    • CISO (Chief Information Security Officer)
    • GDPR consultant
    • Information security analyst
    • ISMS Manager
    • Network Manager

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 7,500 professionals on ISMS implementations and audits. 

Course Details

  • What does the course cover?

    • Why information security management is important to an organisation.
    • The role and structure of an information security policy.
    • The key concepts, principles and main requirements of ISO/IEC 27001:2013.
    • The terms and definitions used in the Standard, including risk and options for risk assessments.
    • How to interpret the requirements of ISO/IEC 27001:2013 to determine the scope of your ISMS. 
    • How to secure senior management commitment by building a compelling business case. 
    • How to structure and manage your ISO 27001 project.
    • How to allocate roles and responsibilities for your ISO 27001 implementation.
    • How to review and map your existing controls to Annex A of ISO 27001. 
    • The importance of the Statement of Applicability (SoA), and justifications for inclusions and exclusions.
    • How to carry out an information security risk assessment – the core competence of information security management.
    • The benefits of, and key issues when selecting, a risk assessment tool.
    • How to develop a management framework, write policies and produce other critical documentation. 
    • The importance of staff, an effective communication strategy and general awareness training.
    • The key elements of management review.
    • How to prepare for your ISO 27001 certification audit and ensure that you pass first time. 
    • How to manage and drive continual improvement under ISO 27001.
  • What is included in your course booking?

    • A professional training venue in the heart of Dubai with lunch and ample refreshments;
    • Full course materials (digital copy provided as a PDF file);
    • The ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer (CIS LI) exam; and
    • A certificate of attendance. 
  • What equipment should I bring?

    • The exam is an online exam, so you will need to bring a ‘pop-up enabled’ laptop or tablet to the venue. Full details on how to access the exam will be emailed to you 1-2 days before sitting the exam. 
  • Course duration and times

    • Day 1: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm GST
    • Day 2: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm GST
    • Day 3: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm GST
  • CPD points

    • This course enables attendees to qualify for 21 CPD credits and fits well with the CISSP® and SSCP® Continued Professional Education Programme. 
    • The CIS LI qualification is acknowledged by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) as an approved qualification that meets the requirements of an individual applying to become a Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Qualified Security Assessor (QSA).

Please note that this course will be delivered in English.

We can take payment by bank transfer, by cheque or by accepting payment card details if you would prefer to purchase offline. Contact us for more information or call us on +971 56696 7974.

Exam and qualifications

  • ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer Exam

    • Attendees sit the ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer (CIS LI) examination – a 90-minute, multiple-choice, ISO 17024-certificated exam set by IBITGQ – at the end of the course. There is no extra charge for taking this exam. 

  • What qualification will you receive?

    • ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer (CIS LI)

  • How will I receive my exam results and certificates?

    • Where exams are taken online (either remotely or in the classroom), 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? 

    • Exams can be resat without retaking the entire course but delegates will need to pay the exam fee again. 


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Great result in my CIS LI course, thanks for the fantastic materials, insights and real world examples
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Excellent over all experience. Enjoyed the training, the material and the warmth (yet professional) of the delivery. Got a lot out of the course and my main objective was met. Very very happy customers. Will definitely recommend ITG and attend classes again. Thanks ever so much Steve. Fran
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Very well led course which covered the material at the right pace and with plenty of added, real world examples to keep the interest and relevance. Venue was also very good with a plentiful supply of food and drinks.
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