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ISO 27032 Lead Cybersecurity Manager Course

Training Topic: 
Information Security, Cybersecurity, GDPR
Training Framework/Standard: 
ISO 27032

This five day intensive course enables the participants to develop the knowledge and competence needed to support an organization in implementing and managing a Cybersecurity program based on ISO/IEC 27032. This training will enable participants to have an overview of Cybersecurity, to understand the relationship between Cybersecurity and other types of security, and stakeholders’ role in Cybersecurity. This course can be used as guidance for addressing common Cybersecurity issues, and presents a framework that enables stakeholders to collaborate on resolving Cybersecurity issues.

Day 1: Introduction to Cybersecurity and related concepts as required by ISO/IEC 27032

  • Course objective and structure                                            
  • Standard and regulatory framework
  • Fundamental concepts and definitions of Cybersecurity
  • Planning a Cybersecurity Program

Day 2: Initiating a Cybersecurity Program

  • Organizational structure
  • Defining roles and responsibilities of stakeholders in Cybersecurity
  • Establish policies and principles for governing Cybersecurity
  • Risk management
  • Risk assessment 
  • Risk analyses and evaluation

Day 3: Implementing a Cybersecurity Program

  • Implementation of a document management framework
  • Information sharing and coordination
  • Development of a training & awareness program
  • Implementation of Cybersecurity controls
  • Business Continuity
  • Incident management

Day 4: Cybersecurity assessment and performance

  • Performance Measurement
  • Self-Assessment
  • Cybersecurity readiness
  • Continual Improvement
  • PECB Certification Scheme
  • Closing the Training

Day 5: Certification Exam


  • To understand and acquire comprehensive knowledge on the components and operations of a Cybersecurity program in conformance with ISO/IEC 27032
  • To explain the goal, content and correlation between ISO/IEC 27032 and other standards, and operating frameworks
  • To master concepts, approaches, standards, methods and techniques to set up, implement, and effectively manage a Cybersecurity program within an organization
  • To be able to interpret the requirements of ISO/IEC 27032 in the specific context of an organization
  • To acquire the necessary expertise to plan, implement, manage, control and maintain a Cybersecurity program as specified in  ISO/IEC 27032
  • To develop the expertise to advise an organization about best practices for managing Cybersecurity
  • To strengthen personal skills that are necessary for the establishment and maintenance of a Cybersecurity program
  • Cybersecurity professionals
  • Information security experts 
  • Project managers wanting to manage the Cybersecurity program
  • Technical experts wanting to prepare themselves  for Cybersecurity  functions
  • Persons responsible  to develop the Cybersecurity program
  • The "PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27032 Lead Cybersecurity Manager" exam completely meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). The exam covers the following competence domains:
    • Domain 1: Fundamental concepts and definitions of Cybersecurity
      Domain 2: Guidance for initiating, implementing and managing a Cybersecurity Program
      Domain 3: Guidance for roles and responsibilities of stakeholders in Cybersecurity
      Domain 4: Cybersecurity Risk Management and Cybersecurity Controls
      Domain 5: Monitor all activities related to Cybersecurity Program
  • The "PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27032 Lead Cybersecurity Manager" exam is available in English only
  • Duration: 3 hours


  • After successfully completing the “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27032 Lead Cybersecurity Manager” exam, participants can apply for the credentials of Certified ISO/IEC 27032 Provisional Cybersecurity Manager, Certified ISO/IEC 27032 Cybersecurity Manager, or Certified ISO/IEC 27032 Lead Cybersecurity Manager, depending on their level of experience
  • A certificate will be issued to participants who successfully pass the exam and comply with all the other requirements related to the selected credential
  • For more information about ISO/IEC 27032 certifications and PECB certification process, refer to PECB section on ISO/IEC 27032 Manager Certifications

Knowledge about information security and related concepts is preferred.