ISO-27001 Foundation

General informations

Why should you attend?

ISO/IEC 27001 Foundation training allows you to learn the basic elements to implement and manage an Information security Management System as specified in ISO/IEC 27001. During this training course, you will be able to understand the different modules of ISMS, including ISMS policy, procedures, performance measurements, management commitment, internal audit, management review and continual improvement.

After completing this course, you can sit for the exam and apply for the “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Foundation” credential. A PECB Foundation Certificate shows that you have understood the fundamental methodologies, requirements, framework and management approach.

Educational approach

  • Lecture sessions are illustrated with practical questions and examples;
  • Practical exercises include examples and discussions;
  • Practice tests are similar to the Certification Exam;




  • Individuals involved in Information Security Management;
  • Individuals seeking to gain knowledge about the main processes of Information Security Management Systems (ISMS);
  • Individuals interested to pursue a career in Information Security Management;


There is no specific requirement to attend though this training clearly is not for the techie but for the manager.


  • Understand the elements and operations of an Information Security Management System (ISMS);
  • Acknowledge the correlation between ISO/IEC 27001, ISO/IEC 27002 and other standards and regulatory frameworks;
  • Understand the approaches, standards, methods and techniques used for the implementation and management of an ISMS;


  • Certification fees are included on the exam price
  • Training material containing over 200 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed
  • A participation certificate of 14 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued
  • In case of exam failure, you can retake the exam within 12 months for free (as specified in the PECB rules).

Detailled program


  • Day 1 : Introduction to Information Security Management System (ISMS) concepts as required by ISO/IEC 27001
  • Day 2 : Information Security Management System requirements and Certification Exam


The “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Foundation” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competency domains:

  • Domain 1 : Fundamental principles and concepts of an Information Security Management System (ISMS)
  • Domain 2 : Information Security Management System (ISMS)

For more information about exam details, please visit Examination Rules and Policies.


After successfully completing the exam, you can apply for the credential shown on the table below. For more information about ISO/IEC 27001 certifications and the PECB certification process, please refer to PECB [a href=""]Certification Rules and Policies[/a].

The requirements for PECB Foundation Certification are:

  • Credential : PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Foundation;
  • Exam : PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Foundation exam or equivalent;
  • Professional experience : None;
  • MS audit/assessment experience : None;
  • ISMS project experience : None;
  • Other requirements : Signing the PECB Code of Ethics;

ISO-27001 Foundation

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