ISO 28000 Lead Implementer

Why should you attend?

ISO 28000 Lead Implementer training enables you to develop the necessary expertise to support an organization in establishing, implementing, managing and maintaining a Supply Chain Security Management System (SCSMS) based on ISO 28000. During this training course, you will also gain a thorough understanding of the best practices of Supply Chain Security Management Systems and be able to improve efficiency in managing potential security risks and their impacts in an organization`s supply chain.

After mastering all the necessary concepts of Supply Chain Security Management Systems, you can sit for the exam and apply for  ISO 28000 Lead Implementer credential. By holding a  Lead Implementer Certificate, you will demonstrate that you have the practical knowledge and professional capabilities to implement ISO 28000 in an organization.

 Who should attend?

  • Managers or consultants involved in Supply Chain Security Management
  • Expert advisors seeking to master the implementation of a Supply Chain Security Management System
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with SCSMS requirements
  • SCSMS team members

Learning objectives

  • Acknowledge the correlation between ISO 28000 and other standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Master the concepts, approaches, methods and techniques used for the implementation and effective management of a SCSMS
  • Learn how to interpret the ISO 28000 requirements in the specific context of an organization
  • Learn how to support an organization to effectively plan, implement, manage, monitor and maintain a SCSMS
  • Acquire the expertise to advise an organization in implementing Supply Chain Security Management System best practices

Educational approach

  • This training is based on both theory and best practices used in the implementation of a SCSMS
  • Lecture sessions are illustrated with examples based on case studies
  • Practical exercises are based on a case study which includes role playing and discussions
  • Practice tests are similar to the Certification Exam


A fundamental understanding of ISO 28000 and comprehensive knowledge of implementation principles.

Course agenda

Day 1: Introduction to ISO 28000 and initiation of a SCSMS
Day 2: Plan the implementation of a SCSMS
Day 3: Implementation of a SCSMS
Day 4: SCSMS monitoring, measurement, continuous improvement and preparation for a certification audit
Day 5: Certification Exam


The  ISO 28000 Lead Implementer 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 a Supply Chain Security Management System (SCSMS)

Domain 2: Supply Chain Security Management System (SCSMS)

Domain 3: Planning a SCSMS implementation based on ISO 28000

Domain 4: Implementing a SCSMS based on ISO 28000

Domain 5: Performance evaluation, monitoring and measurement of a SCSMS based on ISO 28000

Domain 6: Continual improvement of a SCSMS based on ISO 28000

Domain 7: Preparing for a SCSMS certification audit


After successfully completing the exam, you can apply for the credentials listed below. You will receive a certificate once you comply with all the requirements related to the selected credential.

  • ISO 28000 Provisional Implementer
  • ISO 28000 Implementer
  • ISO 28000 Lead Implementer
General Information
  • Certification fees are included on the exam price
  • Training material containing over 450 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed
  • A participation certificate of 31 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued
  • In case of exam failure, you can retake the exam within 12 months for free