ISMS – ISO 27001

No place like home (for a security breach)

April 15th, 2020|How to Guides, ISMS - ISO 27001|

Do you really want to read another article about Covid-19?  Probably not.  With the recent upsurge in home working suddenly everyone’s an expert on it!  Many people have worked at home prior to the outbreak, it’s not hard, basically just make sure your laptop [...]

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Batalas has become an ELCAS Approved Learning Provider

February 17th, 2020|Aerospace - AS9100, Company News, Health & Safety - ISO 45001, How to Guides, ISMS - ISO 27001, Medical Devices - ISO 13485, Quality - ISO 9001|

ELCAS funding for the Armed Forces Who are ELCAS? The Enhanced Learning Credits Administration Service (ELCAS) is run by the MOD and offers financial support to those who are currently serving or leaving the armed forces.  The scheme helps people gain a recognised qualification, [...]

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GDPR one year on – what fines have been issued?

May 29th, 2019|GDPR, How to Guides, ISMS - ISO 27001|

Wow that year went quick! Have you looked at the fines the ICO (Information Commissioner’s Office) have hit companies with since GDPR was introduced on 25th May 2018? They make quite scary reading... There are two words that enter many external audit conversations, [...]

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Is ISO 27001 ISMS certification worth it?

May 22nd, 2019|GDPR, How to Guides, ISMS - ISO 27001|

Q. "I have heard that ISO 27001 information security is a complex and fearsome beast of a Standard! Why on earth would any company put themselves through the pain and agony of achieving ISO 27001 certification?!" A. "Well, because maybe their clients [...]

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Boost your career with a ‘Conversion Course Bundle!

September 20th, 2018|Aerospace - AS9100, Environmental - ISO 14001, Health & Safety - ISO 45001, How to Guides, ISMS - ISO 27001|

Boost your career with a 'Conversion Course Bundle' Are you a Lead Auditor considering learning a new standard and boosting your career? Then take a look at our Conversion Course Bundles!  At Batalas we appreciate that training can be a huge financial [...]

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ISO 27001:2013 Lead Auditor Course review by Danielle McAllister (video)

September 17th, 2018|Course Reviews, How to Guides, ISMS - ISO 27001, Training Videos|

Danielle McAllister, Senior Management Consultant from Ballylough Consultancy Solutions Ltd, shares her thoughts on our 5 day ISO 27001:2013 Lead Auditor Training Course. If you are interested in ISO 27001 training, please click on the following links to [...]

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GDPR – Frequently Asked Questions

March 28th, 2018|GDPR, How to Guides, ISMS - ISO 27001|

With the arrival of GDPR fast approaching (57 days to be exact!), most of you will have started to implement new processes and procedures to ensure your data is secure. You may however, still have a burning question that you are unsure about and [...]

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Free webinar on GDPR overview

October 3rd, 2017|GDPR, ISMS - ISO 27001|

Join us for a free (online) webinar about the latest General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) When: 18th October Where: online How much: free How long: 1 hour What about: update on the latest GDPR Get more info [...]

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GDPR v’s DPA – Data Protection for the digital age

September 25th, 2017|GDPR, How to Guides, ISMS - ISO 27001|

The Data Protection Act was formed in 1998 (a consolidation of various other acts). At the time, it was a huge leap forward, but times have changed. It's hard to think of a world without companies such as Google, Facebook, LinkedIn. These companies hold [...]

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