Handling information - eLearning

This course provides and introduction to handling information for staff working in health and social care who access and use personal data. The training complies with GDPR 2018 guidelines and principals.

£2.95 + VAT


At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the GDPR legislation relating to Data Protection and sharing Information 2018
  • Be aware of the impact of the legislation on policies, procedures and systems within the workplace.
  • Recognise employee and employer responsibilities relating to Data Protection
  • Comprehend why the way we collect, store and share information and data is important.
  • Understand why those who work in social care, at all levels and in all types of role, have a duty to uphold data principles including the way information is recorded and written down.


Course content:

  • GDPR 2018 principals
  • Why is GDPR important?
  • Seven key principles of the GDPR
  • How to put the principals of the GDPR into practice
  • Data Protection 2018 principals and guidelines
  • What is transparent information, and valid consent
  • Caldicott principles and handling information
  • Presenting information
  • Cyber security and social media