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Information Governance in Practice: Learning the principles of Information Governance Running an IG Department and Team

Training dates throughout the year:

Tuesday 19 Jul 2022
Thursday 29 Sep 2022

NEW: We are pleased to offer the option to attend this masterclass as a virtual online course; find out more about our Virtual Training.

The purpose and aim of the Masterclass is to learn the principles of Information Governance and work through the different scenarios and look for best practice and processes to help your organisation deliver better Information Governance.

The course is facilitated by Andrew Harvey Independent Information Governance Consultant and Fellow of the Information and Records Management Society. As a whole-day training course, it concentrates on the core principles Information Governance, and has been developed to provide both practical and appropriate training for new and developing Information Governance professionals in a wide range of Organisations. Its particular concentration is on how to run an Information Governance Department and Team. The day will introduce fundamentals to delegates for them to be embedded in their own organisations based on the latest National Guidance and established best practice from two experienced practitioners in the field. The day is fully interactive. Delegates will have the opportunity to work in small groups, engage in wider discussion, as well as rounding up their day by developing an Action Plan of key learning points to take back to their base. 

Key Objectives

  • Understanding the role of Information Governance in Health & Social Care
  • Confidence to be an effective IG Lead
  • Understanding and applying legislation, national guidelines & Demonstrating compliance with the law
  • Be able to Identify risks
  • Learning how to complete the Data Security & Protection Toolkit
  • Give assurance to the Board that information is being protected

Facilitated by:

Andrew Harvey

Independent Information Governance Consultant and Fellow of the Information and Records Management Society

In-house Training

This course can be held at your organisation for up 25 delegates, we can tailor the content to suit your organisation and CPD needs of your staff. Led by experienced and highly rated trainers, in-house training works out cost-effective for groups and saves travel time.

Contact katym@hc-uk.org.uk with your requirements for further information and a quote.

In-house Training

Fee Options

Virtual Training



(Prices in brackets include VAT)


Additional delegate discount:

A discount of 15% will be applied to fees for any extra delegates.

Online discount:

A discount of 10% will be applied if you pay using the website.

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