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Certified ISO/IEC 27701 Lead Auditor – Privacy Management

Course Overview 

The ISO/IEC 27701 standard deals with privacy information management. The standard provides guidelines that will organizations to establish, maintain and continually improve a Privacy Information Management System (PIMS) by enhancing the existing ISMS. The ISO/IEC 27701 Lead Auditor training course enhances your competencies to perform a Privacy Information Management System (PIMS) audit by applying widely recognized audit principles, procedures and techniques.

The training course employs practical exercises to enables you acquire knowledge on the protection of privacy in the context of processing personally identifiable information (PII), as well as master audit techniques and become competent to manage an audit program, audit team, establish communication with customers and resolve potential conflicts.

Following completion of the training course and passing the certification the exam and you will earn the PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27701 Lead Auditor credential. This internationally recognized certificate validates your practical knowledge and professional capabilities to audit organizations based on best practices.


Who Should Attend this Training Course?

  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead Privacy Information Management System (PIMS) certification audits

  • Managers seeking to master a PIMS audit process

  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with PIMS requirements

  • Technical experts seeking to prepare for a PIMS audit

  • Personally Identifiable Information (PII) protection consultants


Benefits and Main Purpose of Course

  • Gain understanding of Privacy Information Management System (PIMS) and its processes based on ISO/IEC 27701

  • Comprehend the relationship between ISO/IEC 27701, ISO/IEC 27001, ISO/IEC 27002, and other standards and regulatory frameworks

  • Develop the competences of the auditor’s role in planning, leading, and following up on a management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011.

  • Learn how to interpret the requirements of ISO/IEC 27701 in the context of a PIMS audit


Course Prerequisites

  • A fundamental understanding of information security and a comprehensive knowledge of audit principles.

  • Five years professional experience with a minimum of two years of work experience in Privacy Information Management.


Course Outline

  • Fundamental principles and concepts of a Privacy Information Management System (PIMS)

  • Privacy Information Management System (PIMS) requirements

  • Fundamental audit concepts and principles

  • Preparing an ISO/IEC 27701 audit

  • Conducting an ISO/IEC 27701 audit

  • Closing an ISO/IEC 27701 audit

  • Managing an ISO/IEC 27701 audit program


Schedule & Prices

Duration & Course Fee


Classroom (Instructor-Led)

Duration: 5 Days
Fee: Call for a quote







 Location: Lagos, Nigeria

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