Primus Institute of Technology Targets Southern Africa with New Information Security Certification Program


Primus Institute of Technology (PIT), a newly launched technology training and research organization based in South Africa, is making it easier for African technology professionals to acquire internationally recognized information security credentials. Today, the institute announced the opening of registration for ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security Training and Certification.

This highly sought-after certification course provides requirements for organizations seeking to establish, implement, maintain and continually improve an information security management system. This framework serves as a guideline towards continually reviewing the safety of your  information, which will exemplify reliability and add value to services of your organization.

ISO/IEC 27001 Certificate will prove that you have:

  • Obtained the necessary expertise to support an organization to implement an Information Security Management System that complies with ISO/IEC 27001
  • Understood the Information Security Management System implementation process
  • Provide continual prevention and assessments of threats within your organization
  • Higher chances of being distinguished or hired in an Information Security career
  • Understood the risk management process, controls, and compliance obligations
  • Acquired the necessary expertise to manage a team to implement an ISMS
  • The ability to support organizations in the continual improvement process of their Information Security Management System
  • Gained the necessary skills to audit organization’s Information Security Management System

“This is an exciting time for Primus Institute of Technology as we expand our program offerings to break into cybersecurity and risk management. Cybersecurity is a critical industry and our goal is to inspire, support, and empower current and future IT professionals through training and career growth opportunities.

Our partnership with PECB also allows us to deliver top-tier, industry-recognized cybersecurity certification courses.” – Abe Wakama, founder, Primus Institute of Technology.

ISO/IEC 27001 assists you to understand the practical approaches that are involved in the implementation of an Information Security Management System that preserves the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information by applying a risk management process. Therefore, implementation of an information security management system that complies with all requirements of ISO/IEC 27001 enables your organizations to assess and treat information security risks that they face.

Certified ISO/IEC 27001 individuals will prove that they possess the necessary expertise to support organizations implement information security policies and procedures tailored to the organization’s needs and promote continual improvement of the management system and organizations operations.

Moreover, you will be able to demonstrate that you have the necessary skills to support the process of integrating the information security management system into the organization’s processes and ensure that the intended outcomes are achieved.

Contact Primus Institute of Technology to learn more about becoming a certified ISO27001 information security professional.


By Staff Writer.