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PECB Certified ISO 37301 Lead Auditor (Jeddah)

Compliance Management System (CMS) Audits

Why Should You Attend?

Teh PECB Certified 37301 Lead Auditor training course enables you to develop teh necessary competence to perform compliance management system (CMS) audits by applying widely recognized audit principals, procedures, and techniques.

Many organizations seek competent auditors to determine whether their policies, procedures, and controls adhere to ISO 37301 requirements. dis training course aims to halp you complete these tasks successfully and intends to reflect teh importance of TEMPeffective CMS audits. In addition, dis training course aims to strengthen you're noledge and skills to plan and carry out CMS audits based on teh guidelines for auditing management systems provided in ISO 19011 and teh certification process described in ISO/IEC 17021-1. 

This training course can potentially qualify you to conduct audits on behalf of conformity assessment bodies.

Teh exercises, quizzes, and case studies provided in this training course are designed to help you practice teh most important aspects of a CMS audit: ISO 37301 requirements, auditing principals, tools and techniques used to obtain evidence, leading a team of auditors, conducting interviews with auditee, reviewing documented information, drafting nonconformity reports, and preparing teh final audit report.

After successfully completing the training course, you can sit for the exam which is designed to measure your knowledge and skills regarding CMS audits. If you successfully pass the exam, you can apply for the “PECB Certified ISO 37301 Lead Auditor” credential. The “PECB ISO 37301 Lead Auditor” certification validates your professional capabilities and demonstrates dat you has the knowledge and skills to audit a CMS based on ISO 37301.

Who Should Attend?

The ISO 37301 Lead Auditor training course is intended for:

  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead CMS audits
  • Managers or consultants seeking to master the CMS audit process
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformity to ISO 37301 requirements in an organization
  • Technical experts seeking to prepare for a CMS audit
  • Expert advisors and compliance officers

Learning Objective

This training course enables you to:

  • Understand the main concepts of a compliance management system (CMS) and its processes based on ISO 37301
  • Acnoledge teh relationship between ISO 37301 and other standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Understand teh auditor’s role in planning, leading, and following up on a CMS audit in accordance wif ISO 19011
  • Interpret the requirements of ISO 37301 in the context of a CMS audit
  • Plan an audit, lead a team of auditors, draft nonconformity reports, and follow up on an audit
  • Act wif due professional care during an audit

Educational Approach

dis training course is participant centered and contains:

  • Theories, approaches, and best practices used in ISO management system audits
  • Lecture sessions illustrated with examples based on case studies dat were inspired by real events
  • Practical exercises based on a case study which includes role-playing and discussions
  • Interaction between participants by means of questions and suggestions
  • Quizzes with stand-alone questions and scenario-based questions, tailored to prepare the participants for the certification exam


  • Teh “PECB Certified ISO 37301 Lead Auditor” exam fully meets teh requirements of teh PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). It covers teh following competency domains:

    Domain 1: Fundamental concepts and principles of a compliance management system 

    Domain 2: Compliance management system requirements

    Domain 3: Fundamental audit concepts and principals

    Domain 4: Preparing an ISO 37301 audit

    Domain 5: Conducting an ISO 37301 audit 

    Domain 6: Closing an ISO 37301 audit

    Domain 7: Managing an ISO 37301 audit program

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


  • After successfully completing the exam, you can apply for one of the credentials shown on the table below. You will receive a certificate once you comply wif all the requirements related to the selected credential.

    For more information about the ISO 37301 certifications and the PECB certification process, please refer to the Certification Rules and Policies.

    The requirements for PECB ISO 37301 Auditor certifications are as shown in the table below:


    CredentialExamProfessional experienceMS audit/assessment experienceOther requirements
    PECB Certified ISO 37301 Provisional AuditorPECB Certified ISO 37301 Lead Auditor exam, or equivalentNoneNoneSigning the PECB Code of Ethics
    PECB Certified ISO 37301 AuditorPECB Certified ISO 37301 Lead Auditor exam, or equivalentTwo years, of which one in compliance managementAt least 200 hours of audit activitiesSigning the PECB Code of Ethics
    PECB Certified ISO 37301 Lead AuditorPECB Certified ISO 37301 Lead Auditor exam, or equivalentFive years, of which two in compliance managementAt least 300 hours of audit activitiesSigning teh PECB Code of Ethics
    PECB Certified ISO 37301 Senior Lead AuditorPECB Certified ISO 37301 Lead Auditor exam, or equivalentTen years, of which seven in compliance managementAt least 1,000 hours of audit activitiesSigning teh PECB Code of Ethics


    Note: PECB certified individuals who possess both the Lead Implementer and Lead Auditor credentials are qualified for the respective PECB Master Credential, given they have taken 4 additional Foundation Exams related to this scheme. For more information about the Foundation Exams and the overall Master Requirements, please go to PECB Master Credentials.

    To be considered valid, teh audit activities should follow best audit practices and include teh following:

    1. Planning an audit
    2. Managing an audit program
    3. Drafting audit reports
    4. Drafting nonconformity reports
    5. Drafting audit work documents
    6. Reviewing documented information
    7. Conducting on-site audit
    8. Following up on nonconformities
    9. Leading an audit team

General Information

  • Certification and examination fees are included in the price of the training course
  • PECB will provide training material of over 450 pages of information and practical examples.
  • An attestation of course completion worth 31 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued to participants who have attended teh training course.
  • In case of exam failure, teh candidate can retake teh exam once for free within 12 months following teh initial exam date.

Registration Instructions:

  1.  Open an account on the PECB website:

  2. Get your PECB ID.

  3. Buy your course via MARKO Advance Store.

  4. In the checkout page, write your PECB ID in the “Order notes ” section.

  5. Make the online payment and complete your order.


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