ISO 27799 Foundation

Why should you attend?

ISO 27799 Foundation training enables you to learn the basic elements of Information security management and Information Security Controls in healthcare organizations as specified in ISO 27799 and ISO/IEC 27002. During this training course, you will be able to understand how ISO 27799 is related to ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27002.

After completing this course, you can sit for the exam and apply for the ISO 27799 Foundation credential. A Foundation Certificate shows that you have understood the fundamental methodologies and management approach.

Who should attend?

  • Individuals interested in Information Security Management applicable to the healthcare industry
  • Individuals seeking to gain knowledge about the main processes of an Information Security Management System and Information Security Controls relevant to healthcare organizations
  • Individuals interested to pursue a career in Information Security Management

Learning objectives

  • Understand the implementation of Information Security Controls in accordance with ISO 27799 and ISO/IEC 27002
  • Acknowledge the correlation between ISO ISO/IEC 27001, ISO 27799, ISO/IEC 27002 and other standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Understand the approaches, methods and techniques used for the implementation of Information Security Controls in healthcare organizations

Educational Approach

  • Lecture sessions are illustrated with practical questions and examples
  • Practical exercises include examples and discussions
  • Practice tests are similar to the Certification Exam



Course agenda

Day 1: Introduction to ISO 27799, ISO/IEC 27002 and Information Security Management System

Day 2: ISO 27799 and ISO/IEC 27002 Controls and Certification Exam


The ISO 27799 Foundation exam fully meets the requirements of the Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competency domains:

Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of Information Security Management

Domain 2: Information Security Controls based on ISO 277999 and ISO/IEC 27002


After successfully completing the exam, you can apply for ISO 27799  Foundation Certification 

General Information

  • Certification fees are included on the exam price
  • Training material containing over 200 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed
  • A participation certificate of 14 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued
  • In case of exam failure, you can retake the exam within 12 months for free