Online Information Governance (VTQ) Certification

CPD Certified Online Training Approved by Skills for Care

Information Governance (VTQ) at a glance

  • 3-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 37 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • CPD time credit conformation
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
£19.95 + VAT

Information governance, or IG, is an emerging term used to encompass the set of multi-disciplinary structures, policies, procedures, processes and controls implemented to manage information at an enterprise level, supporting an organisation's immediate and future regulatory, legal, risk, environmental and operational requirements.

This course covers the basics to enable learners to understand the policies required to implement or understand Information Governance.

We also off a full Data Protection course which includes the new GDPR regulations.

  • Hospital workers
  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Care workers
  • NHS staff

This course comes with 3.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 37 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • Introduction 
    • Introduction to information governance
    • Caldicott Protocols
  • Acts and regulations
    • Data Protection
  • Information Governance
    • Information Governance
    • Guidance and writing records
    • Information Security
    • Information sharing and consent
    • Principles, Law and confidentiality
    • record Keeping, Management and an individuals rights
    • Why we keep records and what responsibilities are there
  • Summary
  • Data Protection Act 1998 download
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What People are Saying

“Very much to the point and informative, thank you”


“Thanks ProTrainings for guiding through information governance”

- Avanti, Radiologist from PA