ISO 37301 Foundation

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Course Overview

The PECB Certified ISO 37301 Foundation training course presents the basic concepts of compliance and the requirements of ISO 37301 for a compliance management system (CMS). In this training course, you will learn about the various aspects of a CMS, including the compliance policy, compliance culture, compliance risk assessment, operational controls, performance measurements, leadership and commitment, internal audit, management review, and continual improvement.

After completing 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 37301 Foundation” certificate. An internationally recognized “PECB ISO 37301 Foundation” certificate demonstrates that you have the necessary professional capabilities to be part of an ISO 37301 CMS implementation project.

Learning objectives

By participating in this training course, you will:

  • Understand the basic compliance management concepts, definitions, and approaches
  • Get acquainted with the ISO 37301 requirements for a compliance management system
  • Develop a general understanding of how an organization can meet the requirements of ISO 37301

Educational approach

The training course is participant centered and contains:

  • Lecture sessions illustrated with graphics, examples, and discussions
  • Interactions between participants by means of questions and suggestions
  • Quizzes with similar structure to the certificate exam


There are no prerequisites to participate in this training course.

Target Audiance

  • Managers and consultants seeking knowledge about the basic concepts of a CMS
  • Compliance officers and members of compliance teams who want to get acquainted with ISO 37301’s requirements
  • Individuals wishing to contribute in maintaining the organizational integrity by supporting ethical behavior
  • Managers and members of governance, risk management, and compliance teams
  • Individuals wishing to pursue a career as a compliance officer

Schedule Dates

ISO 37301 Foundation
20 May 2024 - 21 May 2024
ISO 37301 Foundation
20 August 2024 - 21 August 2024
ISO 37301 Foundation
20 November 2024 - 21 November 2024
ISO 37301 Foundation
20 February 2025 - 21 February 2025

Course Content

  • Introduction to compliance concepts, CMS, and clauses 4-6 of ISO 37301

  • Clauses 7-10 of ISO 37301 and certificate exam


ISO 37301 Foundation is a certification program designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of compliance management systems based on the ISO 37301 standard. It equips participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to establish, implement, maintain, and improve compliance management systems within organizations.

ISO 37301 Foundation certification is suitable for professionals involved in compliance management, including compliance officers, legal advisors, risk managers, auditors, and individuals responsible for ensuring regulatory compliance within organizations. It is also valuable for those seeking to enhance their understanding of compliance management principles irrespective of their specific roles.

The ISO 37301 Foundation certification course typically covers key concepts and requirements of the ISO 37301 standard, including the principles of compliance management, establishing a compliance management system, defining compliance objectives and processes, conducting compliance risk assessments, implementing controls, monitoring and measuring compliance performance, and continual improvement of the compliance management system.

Preparation for the ISO 37301 Foundation certification exam involves studying the ISO 37301 standard and related materials provided by accredited training providers. Candidates are encouraged to attend training sessions conducted by experienced professionals, review study guides, and practice with sample exam questions to familiarize themselves with the format and content of the exam. Additionally, candidates can benefit from self-study resources, online courses, and engaging in discussions with peers to deepen their understanding of compliance management principles outlined in ISO 37301.

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