ISO 27001 – ISMS Lead Implementer: Exams and Stuff


ISO 27001 Foundation certification or a basic knowledge of ISO 27001 and ISO 27002 is recommended.


Live Virtual Training – At course completion participants will receive an online exam voucher. The online exam is web-based and hosted by the PECB Exam System which is accessed via a web browser. The exam can be taken at any time after the course. The exam voucher has a 12 month validity period.

Face-to-Face Training – Participants will be provided with a paper-based exam which is completed whilst at the course in the same venue of the course itself.

Exam Format:

The Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Implementer exam is conducted under the auspices of the PECB Examination and Certification Programme (ECP).

Examination Re-Sit Options:

Certification Levels

There are three levels of accreditation that you can apply for after passing the exam, depending on professional experience:

Candidates can apply for the appropriate level of accreditation once exam results have been received.