Privacy Legislation Training

Privacy Legislation Training

Privacy Legislation Training

Do you know what is needed to handle personal information? Do you know what is classified as personal information? With several laws in place related to privacy laws and since enforcement is handled by various organizations, agencies, and in some cases, provinces, determining how to protect personal information in Canada can be complicated. This course runs through a brief summary of important things you need to know about how personal information is protected under FOIP, PIPEDA, and PIPA.

Privacy Legislation - Online Training

Collecting, using, and disclosing personal information requires knowledge concerning aspects of FOIP, PIPEDA, and PIPA! By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Explain the differences between FOIP, PIPEDA, and PIPA
  • Differentiate between personal information and non-personal information
  • Distinguish between the many forms of consent
  • Explain an organization’s obligations when requesting consent
  • Explain how to access or request a change to personal information that has been collected and stored
  • Understand some general best practices when handling personal information

This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.


Average Completion Time

Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 10 minutes.


Knowledge Assessment

Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.


Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.