About the certification


The ISO/IEC 29134 gives guidelines for a process on privacy impact assessments, and a structure and content of a PIA report. It is applicable to all types and sizes of organizations, including public companies, private companies, government entities and not-for-profit organizations.
The Privacy Impact Assessment Foundation (ISO/IEC 29134) is a certification intended for IT professionals seeking to validate their knowledge of the ISO/IEC 27001.

This exam includes topics such as terms and definitions, normative references, Benefits of carrying out a PIA, Objectives of PIA reporting, Accountability to conduct a PIA, Scale of a PIA, PIA process, Preparation of the PIA, PIA report (Report structure, Scope of PIA, Privacy requirements, Risk assessment, Risk treatment plan, and Conclusion and decisions).

The Privacy Impact Assessment Foundation (ISO/IEC 29134) certification exam is an online, closed-book, and remotely-proctored exam. It includes 40 questions and the passing score is 70%. You will have 60 minutes to complete the exam. Validate your knowledge of the ISO/IEC 29134 and advance your career. Register for your online exam now!

Exam details


Exam code

ITC-057

Launch date

September 7, 2020

Exam description

The Privacy Impact Assessment Foundation (ISO/IEC 29134) exam tests the candidate knowledge of the ISO/IEC 29134.

Current version

1.0

Exam format

Multiple choice and True/False; computer-based; closed book (online proctored exam)

Number of questions

40 questions

Passing score

70% (28 out of 40)

Exam duration

60 minutes

Level

Foundation

Languages

Available only in English

Exam description

This exam includes topics such as terms and definitions, normative references, Benefits of carrying out a PIA, Objectives of PIA reporting, Accountability to conduct a PIA, Scale of a PIA, PIA process, Preparation of the PIA, PIA report (Report structure, Scope of PIA (Process under evaluation, Risk criteria, Resources and people involved, Stakeholder consultation), Privacy requirements, Risk assessment (Risk sources, Threats and their likelihood, consequences and their level of impact, Risk evaluation, and compliance analysis), Risk treatment plan, and Conclusion and decisions).

RECOMMENDED HOURS OF STUDY

16 hours

BLOOM'S TAXONOMY

Level 1 (Remembering), Level 2 (Understanding) and Level 3 (Applying)

Recommended reading

• ISO/IEC 29134:2017 Information technology - Security techniques - Guidelines for privacy impact assessment

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this certification

Recommended experience

Six months of work experience in Privacy

Validity period

Lifetime

Cost

$100 USD

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Take your online proctored exam in the comfort of your home or office.

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Congratulations! You are certified!

Stackable Certifications


Earn 4 certifications and receive an integrator certification (designation).

InfoSec Foundation (ISO/IEC 27001)

Privacy Foundation (ISO/IEC 29100)

Privacy Information Mgmt Foundation (ISO/IEC 27701)

GDPR Foundation (GDPRF)

Certified Privacy Officer (CPO)

DPO

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