Training

The International Board for IT Governance Qualifications (IBITGQ) recommends that all candidates engage in formal training or e-learning courses prior to completing an IBITGQ approved examination.

Training is delivered by an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) who has been selected on the basis of the ability to deliver:

  • Highest quality education with a practical approach delivered by experienced practitioners
  • Course content as defined in the published course syllabus
  • Preparation for candidates to take and pass the IBITGQ Examination

The IBITGQ has approved the following training courses:

Foundation Level

ISO27001 Certified ISMS Foundation
ISO27001 Certified ISMS Internal Auditor
IS022301 Certified BCMS Foundation
Implementing IT Governance: Foundation & Principles
Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation Foundation

Advanced Level

ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer
ISO27005 Certified ISMS Risk Management
ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor
ISO27001 2013 Certified ISMS Transition
PCI DSS Implementation (PCI IM)
ISO22301 Certified BCMS Lead Implementer
ISO22301 Certified BCMS Lead Auditor
Managing Cyber Security Risk
Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation Practitioner

See our Training Courses page for further information on how you can book your training course.

All candidates attending our approved training courses will be offered the opportunity to take the respective IBITGQ paper-based examination delivered as part of the course.

All candidates who pass these examinations will be awarded one of the following IBITGQ Certifications:

  • ISO27001 Certified ISMS Foundation (CIS F)
  • ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer (CIS LI)
  • ISO27005 Certified ISMS Risk Management (CIS RM)
  • ISO27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor (CIS LA)
  • ISO27001 2013 Certified ISMS Upgrade (CIS 2013 UP)
  • EU General Data Protection Regulation Foundation (EU GDPR F)
  • EU General Data Protection Regulation Practitioner (EU GDPR P)
  • PCI DSS Implementation (PCI IM)
  • ISO22301 Certified BCMS Foundation (CBC F)
  • ISO22301 Certified BCMS Lead Implementer (CBC LI)
  • ISO22301 Certified BCMS Lead Auditor (CBC LA)
  • Implementing IT Governance: Foundation & Principles  (CITGP)
  • Managing Cyber Security Risk (CCRMP)



Please see our Certifications page for further information.