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ISO 27701 Lead Auditor


Virtual classes schedule

19th - 21st March 2021: ISO 27701 Course On Privacy Information Management System based on ISO / IEC 27701:2019 | Duration: 3 Days 

WHAT IS iso / iec 27701:2019?

The ISO/IEC 27701 standard is an extension to ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security Management and ISO/IEC 27002 Information Security Controls. The requirements and guidelines under ISO/IEC 27701 have been published in 2019 with the objective to help organizations protect and control the personal information they handle. Privacy Information Management System (PIMS) in the form of an extension to ISO / IEC 27001 and ISO / IEC 27002 for privacy management within the context of the organisation. PIMS related requirements and provides guidance for PII controllers and PII processors holding responsibility and accountability for PII processing.

Relevant for all types and sizes of organizations, including public and private companies, government entities and not-for-profit organizations, which are PII controllers and/or PII processors processing PII within an ISMS.

your Benefits

Understand the purpose of Privacy Information Management System and the processes involved in establishing, implementing, maintaining and continually improving an PIMS.

  • Gain competitive edge – confirms your commitment to data privacy with a third-party certification from TÜV SÜD

  • Reduce intervention costs – through internal processes that regularly monitor key challenges, to control risks and costs related to privacy

  • Improve transparency – with detailed security & privacy controls for your PII processor & controllers

  • Minimise risk – by consistently achieving a level of quality as per customer expectations

  • Achieve world-class standards – implement PIMS which enables you to benchmark, measure and report data privacy improvements


course content / outline

  • PIMS concepts and ISO 27701 standard
  • Auditing principles
  • Roles and responsibility of auditors
  • Planning an audit
  • Conducting an audit
  • Reporting audit results
  • Corrective actions
  • ISO 27701 registration
  • Written examination

who should attend?

  • Information Security Practitioners, Head - IT
  • Chief Information Security Officer, PII controllers/PII processors
  • Information Security Management System Consultants
  • Information Security Management System Management Representative
  • Information Security Managers and core group members responsible for establishing, implementing, maintaining, auditing and improving Information Security Management Systems
  • Professionals who have a role to play in the implementation of Information Security Management System

training duration

03 days


Lead auditor course on ISO 27001 standard is desirable. This course is not for filling gaps in the knowledge about the standard; but for enhancing the knowledge about the same with regards to audit context.


  • Participants will be assessed throughout the course for punctuality, presentation skills, interactive approach, involvement, role-play, daily tests etc. and finally through 100 marks written examination (open book) at the end of the course.
  • Minimum passing % criteria: 70%.


  • Successful candidates will be awarded TÜV SÜD Certified Lead Auditor on Privacy Information Management System based on ISO / IEC 27701:2019.
  • Unsuccessful candidates will be issued a certificate of attendance.

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Middle East and Africa