ISO 19600 Lead Compliance Manager

Master the implementation and management of a Compliance Management System (CMS) based on ISO 19600

Course Description

The ISO 19600 Lead Compliance Manager Training enables you to develop the necessary skills and expertise to support an organization in establishing, implementing, evaluating, maintaining and improving an effective compliance management system based on the ISO 19600 standard. During this training course, you will also gain a thorough understanding of the best practices of compliance management and learn the elements needed to implement and manage a CMS, such as: identifying compliance obligations, establishing CMS objectives and policies, demonstrating leadership and commitment, creating a compliance culture, planning and controlling operations, conducting performance measurements, audits, and management reviews, and ensuring continual improvement.

After mastering all the necessary concepts of Compliance Management, you can sit for the exam and apply for a "PECB Certified ISO 19600 Lead Compliance Manager" credential. By holding a PECB Certificate, you will be able to demonstrate that you have the professional capabilities and competencies to effectively manage a compliance management system in an organization.


  • Compliance officers/chief compliance officers leading the compliance function in organizations
  • Expert advisors/consultants seeking to master the implementation and management of a compliance management system based on the recommendations of ISO 19600
  • Individuals responsible for the maintenance of compliance obligations within an organization
  • CMS team members

Delivery and duration

  • Week days: 5 consecutive days (traditional), including the Certification exam on the morning of the last day
  • In-house: 5 days. Your location, your date ! Contact us to organize your in-house training
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  • Understand the components and operation of a CMS based on ISO 19600 and its principal processes
  • Acknowledge the correlation between ISO 19600 and other standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Understand the concepts approaches, standards, methods and techniques for the implementation and effective management of a CMS
  • Learn how to support an organization to effectively plan, implement, manage, monitor and maintain a CMS
  • Acquire the expertise to advise an organization in implementing CMS best practices

General Information

  • Certification fees are included in the exam price
  • Participant manual contains over 450 pages of information and practical examples
  • A certificate of attendance will be issued to the participants
  • In case of failure of the exam, participants are allowed to retake it for free under certain conditions

Course Agenda

Day 1: Introduction to ISO19600 and initiation of a CMS

  • Course objectives and structure
  • Standard and regulatory framework
  • Initiate the CMS implementation
  • Understanding of the organization and its context
  • Leadership and commitment
  • CMS scope

Day 2: Plan the implementation of the CMS according to ISO 19600

  • CMS policy
  • Compliance obligations
  • Compliance risk assessment
  • Organizational roles and responsibilities
  • Compliance function

Day 3: CMS Implementation according to ISO 19600

  • Resource management process
  • Compliance culture
  • Communication process
  • Documentation management
  • Compliance planning and control

Day 4: Monitoring, evaluating and continually improving the CMS according to ISO 19600

  • Compliance performance and reports
  • Audits
  • Management review
  • Management of nonconformities/noncompliances
  • Continual improvement
  • Certification process for individuals and closing the training

Day 5: Certification Exam

  • Duration: 3 hours

Examination and Certification

The "PECB Certified ISO 19600 Lead Compliance Manager" exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and
Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competency domains:

  • Domain 1: Compliance management process steps and framework
  • Domain 2: Establishing a compliance management system
  • Domain 3: Implementing a compliance management system
  • Domain 4: Evaluating the compliance management system
  • Domain 5: Maintaining the compliance management system

For more information about the exam, please visit PECB Exam Preparation Guide

After successfully completing the exam, participants can apply for the credentials of Certified ISO 19600 Provisional Compliance Manager, Certified ISO 19600 Compliance Manager or Certified ISO 19600 Lead Compliance Manager, depending on their level of experience.

A certificate will be issued to participants who successfully passed the exam and comply with all the other requirements related to the selected credential.

For more information about the certification process, refer to PECB section on ISO 19600 Lead Compliance Manager

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