Training and Consultancy in Data Protection, Freedom of Information and Surveillance Law
Certificate in IG for the Health and Social Care Sector
Course Structure
Each day/module has a pre-reading list. Students can view these online or download them to provide a personal set of useful resources. The list is constantly updated to remain current.
Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
Data Protection and GDPR Records, Assets and Access Assurance, Risk & Security
  • What is Information Governance?
  • Confidentiality and Human Rights Issues
  • 3 conditions for a confidential environment
  • Data Protection to GDPR
  • Summary of DP legislation to present day GDPR
  • Caldicott
  • Information sharing
  • Freedom of Information
  • Who and what is covered by FOI?
  • Valid Requests
  • Environmental Information Regulations
  • Records Management
  • Asset Registers & IAOs
  • Auditing information and compliance
  • Information Assurance
  • SIRO responsibilities
  • Corporate Governance
  • Risk Assessment
  • Privacy Impact assessments
  • Breach reporting and incident management
  • Cyber security

For each module delegates will complete one online test and a tutor marked assignment.

  • 3 x Multiple Choice Questions
  • 3 x Assignments
  • Candidates must pass all 6 assessments
  • Pass mark for each is 50%
  • The combined scores from all 6 assessments will determine the final award
  • 50% is Pass, 65% is Merit, 80% is Distinction
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