IS0 27001 Foundation Course

Course Duration - 2 Days

Information security is gaining importance in the Information Technology (IT) world. Globalization of the economy is leading to an ever-increasing exchange of information between organizations (their employees, customers and suppliers) and an explosion in the use of networked computers and computing devices.

The international standard for Information Security Management ISO/IEC 27001 is a widely respected and referenced standard and provides a framework for the organization and management of an information security program. Implementing a program based on this standard will serve an organization well in its goal of meeting many of the requirements faced in today' s complex operating environment. A strong understanding of this standard is important to the personal development of every information security professional.

The EXIN Information Security Management (based on ISO/IEC 27001) certification program is designed to instill a security-conscious mindset for employees on every level within organizations. EXIN Information Security qualifications are based on the international standard ISO/IEC 27001.

ISO 27001 Foundation

The Information Security Foundation based on ISO/IEC 27001 is a certification that validates a professional's knowledge about:

  • Information and security: the concept, the value, the importance and the reliability of information;
  • Threats and risks: the concepts of threat and risk and the relationship with the reliability of information;
  • Approach and organization: the security policy and security organization including the components of the security organization and management of (security) incidents;
  • Measures: the importance of security measures including physical, technical and organizational measures
  • Legislation and regulations: the importance and impact of legislation and regulations.

Introduction to ISO 27001

Module 1 - Information & Security

Module 2 - Threats & Risks

Module 3 - Approach & Organisation

Module 4 - Measures

Module 5 - Legislation & Regulation

Exam prep and sample exams

The ISO27001 Foundation Certification Course is designed for anyone working in IT looking for IT Service Management education and an understanding of how to provide business value.

The examination for the Information Security Foundation based on ISO/IEC 27001 is intended for everyone in the organization who is processing information. The module is also suitable for entrepreneurs of small independent businesses for whom some basic knowledge of information security is necessary.

This course can also be a good start for new information security professionals.

Virtual Instructor-Led Classroom

These scheduled courses provide students with live, instructor-led training delivered by an HDAA qualified trainer. Using web conferencing software, students interact with the instructor without ever leaving their desk.

  • Minimize the impact on your daily schedule by only training eight hours for one day.
  • Ask questions and interact with the instructor and other attendees.
  • Structured discussions facilitate networking and learning from real-world experiences.

Classroom Public Training

Facilitated by an HDAA qualified trainer, this one-day, public course allows students to actively participate in exercises and discussions as well as network with peers from other companies.

  • Maintain adequate coverage in your support center by staggering training dates.
  • Focus on learning by being out of the office.
  • Structured discussions facilitate networking and learning from real-world experiences.

On-Site Training / Dedicated Virtual Instructor-Led Training

HDAA can train your team at your facility anywhere within Australia and New Zealand, eliminating individual staff travel costs and putting more control in your hands. Control class size and pick training dates that accommodate your business schedule.

Focus on your organization's key issues and pain points. Save money. With groups of eight or more, this option can be very cost effective.

 On-site Training enquiry.


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  • Examination type: Multiple-choice questions
  • Number of questions: 40 questions
  • Pass mark: 65%
  • Open book/notes: No
  • Electronic equipment/aides permitted: No
  • Time allotted for examination: 60 minutes

This course prepares participants for the examination leading to the ISO27001 Foundation Certificate In Cyber security.

The exam is 60 minutes in duration, includes 40 multiple-choice questions and is administered online by an independent examination body. Participants are provided with an exam voucher so they can schedule the exam at their convenience on any date after completion of the course.

A passing mark of 65% is required to receive your certificate. An exam review is included in the course to help prepare attendees for the final exam

You will attain 12 professional development units (PDUs) for Project Managers

Pre-requisites - There are no mandatory prerequisites and no specific prior knowledge required

Familiarity with ISO standards and other service management frameworks (e.g. ITIL) is helpful.
General knowledge and understanding of service management will also help.

Public, Virtual and Onsite Course Cancellation & Transfer Policy

Full payment of course fees or a Purchase Order must be received no less than thirty (30) days prior to the scheduled course date you have nominated to hold. Any booking received less than thirty (30) days prior to the nominated course commencement date must be accompanied by a written Purchase Order or credit card payment authority to secure the booking.

Clients cancelling their public or virtual course registration with less than three weeks' notice will not be entitled to a refund.

No shows on public and virtual courses will pay full course rates.

Cancellation of On-site Courses: Notice received within twenty one (21) to thirty (30) days of the scheduled course commencement date will incur a fee equal to 25% of the invoice. Notice received within seven (7) to twenty one (21) days will incur a fee equal to 50% of the invoice. Notice within 7 days will be charged the full invoice price.

Postponement of On-site Courses: Notice received within twenty one (21) to thirty (30) days of the scheduled course commencement date will incur a fee equal to 20% of the invoice. Notice received within seven (7) to twenty one (21) days will incur a fee equal to 30% of the invoice. Notice within 7 days will be treated as a cancellation. Only one postponement per invoice allowed.

Transfers between scheduled public courses will be accepted if requested no less than three weeks prior to the course start date. Any transfer of registration received no less then two weeks of the course start date will incur a $440 transfer administration fee. Transfer are not available with less then 1 weeks notice of the course start date.

Attendee name changes will be accepted up to the day prior to the course start date.

In rare instances, a public course may be rescheduled or cancelled. HDAA will provide as much notice as possible. In this event, the client may receive a full refund, or take a credit toward another HDAA course. HDAA cannot be held responsible for penalties resulting from travel arrangements.

In the event that we do have to cancel a training course at the last minute, the HDAA administration team will contact you via phone to either reschedule you for an alternate course or provide you with a full refund of the course price paid.

HDAA reserves the right to postpone/cancel a training course or an event at any time, at which, paying participants will be entitled to one of the following:

  • To participate at a revised date specified by HDAA; or
  • A refund or
  • A credit to that amount for future HDAA training.

To receive reimbursement or credit, please call HDAA on 1300 130 447 to make appropriate arrangements.

On-Line Course Cancellation Policy: Self-paced online course registrations are final. No cancellation or refund is available. Access is granted to online courses and certification exams once payment is received. A purchase order number may be provided for reference, but online courses and certification exams will not be activated until actual payment is received.

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