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QMII’s ISO 27001 Lead Auditor training gives students an understanding of the requirements of ISO 27001 and how to relate the requirements to your Information security management system.  Understand how process-based management systems conforming to ISO 27001 ensure that Information Security (infoSec) requirements are accurately determined and consistently fulfilled.

Gain the tools necessary to conduct and lead ISO 27001 audits to determine conformity to the standard.

The ISO 27001 Lead auditor training in Washington DC is one option for the training. Click the link above for other locations or contact us.


Students successfully completing QMII's 4-day ISO 27001 Lead Auditor training course and the TPECS examinations provided in conjunction with this course, receive a Certificate of Attainment for the following Exemplar Global (formerly RABQSA International) knowledge competency units

IS – Information Security Management Systems

AU - Management Systems Auditing

TL - Leading Management Systems Audit Teams

The Certificate of Attainment provides evidence of knowledge competency defined by Exemplar Global in the competency units required for certification as an Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor.

Successful course candidates can use these certifications as earned credit towards other certifications such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001 Auditor and other similar standards under Exemplar Global's Training Provider & Examiner Certification Scheme (TPECS).


QMII’s ISO 27001 Lead Auditor training enables candidates to:

  • Plan and execute ISMS development or ISO 27001 transition projects.
  • Identify and implement the controls necessary for ensuring the ISMS effectively meets ISO 27001 requirements
  • Determine and communicate the resources necessary for the system to work as planned
  • Communicate the roles and responsibilities within the ISMS to the organization
  • Conduct and lead 1st, 2nd and 3rd party ISO 27001 audits, particularly on undocumented systems and audit for process effectiveness against measurable objectives including ISO 27001
  • Relate the Information Security capabilities of the organization to the expectations of customers, top management and shareholders
  • Use the Information Security Management System to work proactively and not reactively
  • Explain to customers how the organization plans to fulfill its Information Security promises and show evidence that it has done so in the past

Who needs this course?

  • Information Security (InfoSec) professionals
  • VP/Directors of IT and IS
  • ISO Managers/Management Reps
  • Individuals who want to become Exemplar Global (RABQSA) certified information security management system (ISMS) lead auditors using ISO 27001
  • Process owners
  • Systems professionals or people who want to understand how information security management systems work
  • Improvement Specialists
  • IT professionals
  • Top managers who want to reap the benefit of conforming to ISO 27001 requirements

Because of our independence, you can bring your particular process and system concerns to class and the instructor will work to answer your questions as best as possible.

Please click here if you are already a certified lead auditor and want to add ISMS to your certification.

ISO Courses online?

With the QMII interactive class room experience, you can benefit from high quality QMII training without having to travel.

In our virtual courses you will use GoToTraining, an interactive learning platform. The Virtual QMII Classroom (VQC) can be accessed from your Desktop, Laptop or Tablet with an internet connection.

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Lecture: Intro to Management Systems

Lecture: ISO 27001

Exam: ISO 27001 Self Study

Workshop: ISO 27001 Clauses

Workshop: Analyzing Processes

Lecture: Developing Process-Based Management Systems



Lecture: Auditing Management Systems

Lecture: Audit Planning and Preparation

Workshop: Review System Docs and Prep Audit Schedule for 27001

Workshop: Review Processes and Prep Checklist for 27001

Lecture: Performing Lead Audit Investigation



Workshop: Verifying Facts

Lecture: Concluding the Audit

Workshop: Determining NC 27001

Workshop: Writing Nonconformity Statements

Workshop: Interviewing Auditees 27001



Workshop: Closing Meeting Preparation

Workshop: Closing Meeting and Report

Lecture: Corrective Action and Follow Up

Workshop: Corrective Action

Lecture: Certification, Registration, Accreditation

Exam: ISO 27001 Exam