PECB ISO/IEC 27701 Foundation

The ISO/IEC 27701 Foundation training course is designed to help participants understand the basic concepts and principles of a Privacy Information Management System (PIMS) based on ISO/IEC 27701. Moreover, during this training course, students will learn more on the structure of the standard including its requirements, guidance and controls on the protection of the privacy of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) principals and the relationship of the standard with ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27002.

Who should attend

  • Individuals involved in information security and privacy management
  • Individuals seeking to gain knowledge on the main processes of a privacy information management system
  • Individuals interested in pursuing a career in privacy information management
  • Individuals responsible for personally identifiable information (PII) within organisations
  • Information security team members

No previous training or other knowledge and experience is required.

Course agenda

DAY 1 | Introduction to PIMS concepts as specified in ISO/IEC 27701

DAY 2 | Privacy Information Management System (PIMS) 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 27701 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 a PIMS
  • DOMAIN 2 | Privacy information management system (PIMS)

The exam takes the form of a test consisting of 40 multiple-choice questions. It is closed-book, where the candidates are not allowed to use any reference materials.  The exam lasts 1 hour and can be taken online or in paper form. If you do not pass the exam, you can repeat the exam for free within 12 months.


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.


Information about the course

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

Training dates

Jul 30

PECB ISO/IEC 27701  – Foundation

CS/CS, Prague
17990 CZK (720 EUR)
Aug 29

PECB ISO/IEC 27701  – Foundation

CS/CS, On-line
13990 CZK (560 EUR)
CredentialExamProfessional experienceProject experience
PECB Certificate Holder in ISO/IEC 27701 FoundationPECB Certified ISO/IEC 27701 FoundationNoneNone

Training dates

Type Language Starts from Place Price
On-site CS/CS ? 2024-07-30 Prague 17990 CZK 720 EUR ? Inquiry
On-line CS/CS ? 2024-08-29 On-line 13990 CZK 560 EUR ? Inquiry