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CIS Series of Courses IS Manager



Examination IS Manager


Contents of the examination:
The contents of the examination refer to the three CIS Course Modules

  • The ISMS Standards ISO 27001 and ISO 27002

  • Psychological bases for IS Managers

  • Legal bases for IS Managers


Admission to examination
The admission conditions for each examination are stated in the CIS - course content. Registration to an examination will have to be done in writing with CIS, compliance with the admission conditions having to be demonstrated by the person applying for the Certificate. If the person applying for the Certificate has attended the trainings within the qualification programmes of CIS, the trainings will be recognized automatically if the applicant was present at least 80% of the period covered by the event. If a person applying for the Certificate wants to have other trainings credited, it is necessary to have the equivalence of these trainings with the certification programme stated.

For stating this equivalence, a separate written application will have to be filed. A presentation of the trainings completed and a comparison with the requirements placed by the certification programme will have to be enclosed to this application. The respective requirements can be requested from the Certification Body.

For reviewing conformity to the certification programme and topicality of the references provided by the person applying for the Certificate, a qualification check will be made. This check is made up of oral technical discussions lasting 30 to 60 minutes and will be carried.

Conduct of the examination:
The written examination (multiple choice) will take 1 hour.


Upon positive completion of the examination, the Certificate “IS Manager acc. to ISO/IEC 27001”

will be issued.

Period of validity of the Certificate:

3 years

Prolongation criteria:

  • evidencing 3 years’ job experience in information security management

  • one CIS Further Training Event (Refresher) within 3 years




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