ISO/IEC 38500 Lead IT Governance Manager

What you should know

ISO/IEC 38500 Lead IT Governance Manager training enables you to acquire the expertise to support and lead an organization to successfully evaluate, direct and monitor an IT Governance model based on ISO/IEC 38500. During this training course, you will also gain comprehensive knowledge of the best practices and core principles of IT Governance and be able to effectively apply them in an organization in order to ensure good governance of IT.

After mastering all the necessary concepts and core principles of IT Governance, you can sit for the exam and apply for a “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 38500 Lead IT Governance Manager” credential. By holding a PECB Certificate, you will demonstrate that you have the professional capabilities and competencies to effectively govern the use of IT within an organization.

Who should attend?

  • Managers or consultants responsible for ensuring good IT Governance within an organization and effective management of its risks
  • Expert advisors seeking to gain comprehensive knowledge of the key concepts and principles of IT Governance
  • Technical experts seeking to formalize, amend, and/or extend an organization’s IT-related objectives
  • Members of groups monitoring the resources within an organization
  • IT Governance and/or Information Security team members

Learning objectives

  • Master the core principles of ISO/IEC 38500, the benefits they entail and learn how to apply them in an organization
  • Understand the ISO/IEC 38500 Evaluate-Direct-Monitor Model and learn how to incorporate it in an organization
  • Understand COBIT 5 and CGEIT and how they complement ISO/IEC 38500
  • Learn how to effectively implement, manage and monitor good IT Governance within and organization
  • Acquire the expertise to advise an organization on the best practices of IT Governance based on ISO/IEC 38500, COBIT 5 and CGEIT in order to ensure good governance of IT

Educational approach

  • This training is based on both theory and best practices used in the management of IT Governance
  • Lecture sessions are illustrated with examples based on case studies
  • Practical exercises are based on a case study which includes role playing and discussions
  • Practice tests are similar to the Certification Exam

Prerequisites

A fundamental understanding of ISO/IEC 38500 and comprehensive knowledge of IT Governance.

Course agenda

Day 1: Introduction to IT Governance and ISO/IEC 38500

Day 2: IT strategy and acquisition

Day 3: Performance and risk management

Day 4: Resource management, conformance and human behavior

Day 5: Certification Exam

Examination

The “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 38500 Lead IT Governance Manager” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competency domains:

Domain 1: Principles for good governance of IT

Domain 2: Evaluate-Direct-Monitor Model of ISO/IEC 38500

Domain 3: Guidance for IT Governance

Domain 4: Evaluate the need and applicability of the core principles of ISO/IEC 38500

Domain 5: Direct the adherence to the core principles of ISO/IEC 38500

Domain 6: Monitor all the activities related to the core principles of ISO/IEC 38500

For more information about exam details, please visit Examination Rules and Policies.

Certification

After successfully completing the exam, you can apply for the credentials shown on the table below. You will receive a certificate once you comply with all the requirements related to the selected credential. For more information about ISO/IEC 38500 certifications and the PECB certification process, please refer to the Certification Rules and Policies.

The requirements for PECB Manager Certifications are:

Credential Exam Professional experience IGMS project experience Other requirements
PECB Certified ISO/IEC 38500 Provisional IT Governance Manager PECB Certified ISO/IEC 38500 IT Corporate Governance Manager exam or equivalent None None Signing the PECB Code of Ethics
PECB Certified ISO/IEC 38500 IT Governance Manager PECB Certified ISO/IEC 38500 IT Corporate Governance Manager exam or equivalent Two years: One year of work experience in IT Governance IT Governance activities: a total of 200 hours Signing the PECB Code of Ethics
PECB Certified ISO/IEC 38500 Lead IT Corporate Governance Manager PECB Certified ISO/IEC 38500 Lead IT Corporate Governance Manager exam or equivalent Five years: Two years of work experience in IT Governance IT Governance activities: a total of 300 hours Signing the PECB Code of Ethics

To be considered valid, the IT Governance activities should follow best implementation practices and include a significant part of the following activities:

  1. Defining a governance management approach
  2. Selecting an IT Governance model
  3. Defining the roles and responsibilities of individuals and groups within the organization
  4. Determining the current and future IT needs
  5. Planning the allocation of resources
  6. Performing an on-going analysis of IT acquisition
  7. Providing the services required to meet the current and future objectives
  8. Ensuring IT compliance with legislation and regulations

 

General Information

  • Certification fees are included on the exam price
  • Training material containing over 500 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed
  • A participation certificate of 31 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued
  • In case of exam failure, you retake the exam within 12 months for free


5
Training Days
31
CPD Certification
(Credits)
Exam
3
Exam Duration hours
Retake Exam
Language : English
Type : Classroom
Certification Fees: N/A
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