Examinations

IBITGQ examinations are available for the award of the certifications:

Qualification:

Syllabus:

CIS F

ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Foundation

CIS LI

ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer

CIS LA

ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Auditor

CIS IA

ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Internal Auditor

CIS RM

ISO 27005 Certified ISMS Risk Management

GDPR F

General Data Protection Regulation Foundation

GDPR P

General Data Protection Regulation Practitioner

C DPO

GDPR Data Protection Officer

CIDP F

Certified Introduction to Data Protection Foundation

PCI IM

PCI DSS Implementation

CBC F

ISO 22301 Certified BCMS Foundation

CBC LI

ISO 22301 Certified BCMS Lead Implementer

CBC LA

ISO 22301 Certified BCMS Lead Auditor

CCRMP

Managing Cyber Security Risk

CIRM F

Cyber Incident Response Management Foundation

C BS PIMS LI

BS 10012 Certified PIMS Lead Implementer

PIMS LA

ISO 27701 Certified Personal Information Management Systems Lead Auditor

CPI LI

ISO 27701 Certified Personal Information Management Systems Lead Implementer

CCS F

Certified Cyber Security Foundation

CCS P

Certified Cyber Security Practitioner

PD F

Privacy by Design Foundation

PEM F

Certified Privacy Essentials for Marketers Foundation

CPRA

Certified California Privacy Rights Act

Applying for certification

To apply for certification, a candidate needs to apply for a respective IBITGQ examination in one of the following ways:

  • An online examination delivered as part of an IBITGQ training course if the ATO is also approved for administering exams;
  • An online examination administered at GASQ Accredited Exam Center (also available at ATOs without prior training);
  • A remote examination here.

Training is not a prerequisite for becoming IBITGQ certified.

Certification

Certification is granted based on the examination results.

  • Apply for an examination as part of an IBITG training course at one of the ATOs;
  • Apply for an examination at a GASQ Accredited Exam Center (also possible at ATOs that are exam centres) without prior training;
  • Apply for a remote examination here.

Recertification

Where recertification for a certification is required, the criteria is explained fully in the related Certification Framework & Syllabus document. Where applicable this can be viewed from the hyperlinks shown in the above Examination table.

Suspension and withdrawal of certification

Certification can be suspended or withdrawn if a candidate does not comply with the examination conditions or if the examination or certification was not conducted in accordance with the examination conditions. Violation of IBITGQ Code of Ethics can also result in suspension or withdrawal of certification.