ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security: The Big Picture

Implementing ISO 27001 can be a daunting task. In this course, you'll learn what's involved in the certification process, the major phases of initial certification, and maintaining your certification. Also included are many tips to help you succeed.
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(30)
Level
Beginner
Updated
June 1, 2016
Duration
2h 20m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(30)
Level
Beginner
Updated
June 1, 2016
Duration
2h 20m
Description

Demand is growing for organizations to demonstrate their adherence to best practice for Information Security. If you're considering the ISO/IEC 27001 certification for your organization, completing this course will give you the confidence to achieve this security milestone. In ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security: The Big Picture, you'll learn essential knowledge of what is required to get your organization certified to this international standard. First, you will learn how to download and interpret the standard documentation and formal text. Next, you'll learn the process you need to go through to attain certification. Then, you'll learn how to retain your certification once you have successfully become certified. Finally, you will learn what tools and support you should consider to help make the process as easy and rapid as possible. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to get your organization certified to an international information security standard.

About the author
About the author

Richard has worked for over 20 years in various technology management roles working in card payments and regulated financial sectors. He spent several years deploying niche payment card solutions in Europe and more recently as CIO, serving the US mortgage sector. Richard specializes in IT Risk and Information Security management.

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Transcript
Transcript

Hi everyone, my name is Richard Harpur, welcome to my course ISO/IEC27001: The big picture. I am a Certified Information Security Manager and my day job is all about managing IT risks.

Today the concern about information security is mainstream. That’s why I authored this course. After completing this course you will have a thorough understanding of the standard, how the process works, and also what tools and support you should consider when setting out to achieve ISO27001 certification. This course is for everyone who wants to understand more about the ISO standard; how togo about getting your organisation certified, and what the certification process entails.

Some of the major topics that we will cover include:

  • You will learn why the ISO27001 certification is so important.
  • Help you to understand the standards structure.
  • Show you what is involved in getting your organization certified.
  • Explain the process for retaining your certification.
  • The tools and support you need to get in place to ensure you succeed.

By the end this course, you’ll have learned all about the certification process, and will have a solid understanding of all the fundamental aspects of getting your organization certified to this international information security standard.

And the best part, you don’t need to have any knowledge of specific tools or processes to complete this course, just jump straight in and start learning.

I hope you’ll join me on this journey to learn information security with the ISO/IEC27001: The big Picture course, at Pluralsight.