ISO 22301 Lead Auditor

ISO 22301 provides an international best practice framework for identifying potential threats, evaluating their impact and developing capability to minimize the impact of disruption.

Participants will be Evaluated on knowledge and skills required to plan and execute audits of Business Continuity Management Systems in line with the requirements specified by the ISO 22301:2012 standard.

Successful completion of this exam leads to the ISO22301 Certified Lead Auditor 

Anyone with responsibility for managing a BCMS audit, including:

  • Business continuity, risk, information security.
  • IT and operations managers or consultants
  • Internal and external management system auditors and lead auditors who are new to leading a BCMS audit
  • People interested in how an independent BCMS audit works

  • Exam Duration - 3 Hours
  • Exam Pattern - Descriptive and MCQs
  • Exam Method - Paper Based
  • Exam Pass Mark - 70% (70 out of 100)
  • Exam Result - Participant can expect exam result in 2 working days


  • Requirements for a Business Continuity Management System
  • Developing Strategies to Mitigate Risk & Continue Operations
  • BCM Program Implementation
  • Developing a BCM Culture
  • Program Maintenance & Improvement
  • The Role of the Auditor and Understanding the Audit Process

  • Establish the effectiveness of your BCMS
  • Grow customer confidence in your organization
  • Gain valuable insight into the operations of your organization
  • Manage an audit team
  • Prepare for independent audits
  • Conduct independent audits
  • Develop your ISO 22301 auditing skills and lead auditor expertise