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ISO 27001:2013 Lead Auditor - CQI & IRCA Certified.

CQI & IRCA certified training course number: 17433

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Introduction

This course is ideal to pursue a qualification or develop an advanced skill in information security management systems auditing. You will be provided with the knowledge and skills to carry out second party audits to address information security risks where key data is processed or handled by external organisations.

Apart from our traditional face-to-face classroom courses, we also offer virtual classroom courses which are delivered in real time by experienced tutors via our online platform and provide delegates with the flexibility of attending from a convenient place, without the requirement of travelling.

Successful completion of this widely accepted IRCA qualification will enhance your professional development and provide important industry recognition.

Who should attend?

  • Individuals who wish to expand their knowledge on effective audit practices
  • Organisations who want to build on existing ISMS auditing experience
  • Individuals who want to audit existing ISMS processes for effectiveness and improvement.

What will you learn?

  • To review the organisational documentation required by ISO 27001:2013 standard
  • To produce a practical value-added documentation audit report
  • To audit selected security controls
  • To plan, conduct and conclude a practical audit
  • To report findings accurately and factually
  • To evaluate corrective actions
  • The necessary skills to understand the results of your risk assessments and ensure all appropriate controls are deployed and monitored to protect your organisation from an information security breach.

Course length

  • 5 days for the traditional face to face classroom course including the exam on the final day
  • From September 2021, all in-house and public virtual lead auditor training courses will be run over six days. Five days to cover the course content and a two-hour exam held on the sixth day. During the course, your trainer will liaise with you to agree the timing of the exam.

What do you need to prepare?

  • Knowledge of ISO 27001:2013 requirements, including principles and concepts
  • To complete 2 hours of pre-course work prior to attending the course.

What's included?

  • 38.5 CPD hours
  • Training course materials
  • Lunch and refreshments for public attendees only
  • CQI & IRCA certificate

Training with LRQA

With LRQA, you can access a wide range of courses to help you further your career and bring improvements to the management systems in your organisation. With many learning styles to choose from, our training courses can help you develop and reach your next level. Find more courses here.

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CQI & IRCA certified

This LRQA training course satisfies the formal training requirements stipulated by the CQI & IRCA.

CQI and IRCA certified training is mapped to a unique competency framework based on the latest skills needed by employers. As an Approved Training Partner, LRQA has been thoroughly assessed to ensure the highest standards.

CQI & IRCA

For more information on LRQA Approved Training Partner status, please visit the CQI & IRCA website.

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In-house

If you are looking for a course for four or more people, you may find our in-house option more cost-effective. Contact the team for a quote.

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