PECB ISO/IEC 27005 Foundation

ISO/IEC 27005 Foundation training course provides information on the fundamental concepts and principles of information security risk management based on ISO/IEC 27005. 

Why should you attend?

ISO/IEC 27005 Foundation is a two-day training course that focuses on the information security risk management process introduced by ISO/IEC 27005 and the structure of the standard. It provides an overview of the guidelines of ISO/IEC 27005 for managing information security risks, including context establishment, risk assessment, risk treatment, communication and consultation, recording and reporting, and monitoring and review. 

After attending the training course, you can sit for the exam. If you successfully pass the exam, you can apply for the “PECB Certificate Holder in ISO/IEC 27005 Foundation” designation. This certificate demonstrates that you have a general knowledge of ISO/IEC 27005 guidelines for information security risk management.

Who can attend?

The ISO/IEC 27005 Foundation training course is intended for:

  • Risk management professionals
  • Professionals wishing to get acquainted with the guidelines of ISO/IEC 27005 for information security risk management
  • Personnel tasked with managing information security risks in their area of responsibility
  • Individuals interested in pursuing a career in information security risk management


There are no prerequisites to participate in this training course.

Course agenda

DAY 1 | Introduction to fundamental concepts of Risk Management related to Information Security by using ISO/IEC 27005

DAY 2 | Information Security Risk Management approaches and Certification Exam

Training material

The participant will receive training materials containing more than 200 pages of information and practical examples in electronic form via the KATE application. As part of the full-time course, the participant will also receive training materials in printed form.


The “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27005 Foundation” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competency domains:

  • DOMAIN 1 | Fundamental principles and concepts of Risk Management in Information Security
  • DOMAIN 2 | Information Security Risk Management approaches and processes

For specific information about exam type, languages available, and other details, please visit the List of PECB Exams and the PECB Examination Rules and Policies.


The price includes participation in the course, electronic training materials, exam and PECB certification fees. The price of the full-time course also includes a printed copy of the training material, lunch on teaching days and small refreshments.

Certificate requirements

First, a candidate needs to complete the PECB ISO/IEC 27005 Foundation training course. Then, they need to take the exam and after successfully passing the exam, candidates will be able to apply for the “PECB Certificate Holder in ISO/IEC 27005 Foundation” certificate. This is an entry-level credential.

There are no prerequisites on professional or risk management project experience required. Thus, following the training course, passing the exam and applying for the certificate are the only certificate program requisites that certificate holders shall meet before obtaining the certificate.

For more information, please refer to the PECB Certification Rules and Policies.

The certificate requirements are:

Information about the course

Course Duration: 2 days
Exam:  Yes
Exam Duration:  1 hour
Retake Exam:  Free

Training dates

Aug 7

PECB ISO/IEC 27005  – Foundation

CS/EN, On-line
13990 CZK (560 EUR)
Aug 29

PECB ISO/IEC 27005  – Foundation

CS/EN, Bratislava
720 EUR (17990 CZK)
CredentialExamProfessional experienceProject experience
PECB Certificate Holder in ISO/IEC 27005 FoundationPECB Certified ISO/IEC 27005 FoundationNoneNone

Training dates

Type Language Starts from Place Price
On-line CS/EN ? 2024-08-07 On-line 13990 CZK 560 EUR ? Inquiry
On-site CS/EN ? 2024-08-29 Bratislava 720 EUR 17990 CZK ? Inquiry