Borthwick summer school, York Chapter House, 1949

Data Protection training

Induction and introduction 

Further training

The Information Governance Officer runs a regular Data Protection training session through the University’s Learning and Development unit. A course description with details on signing up are provided through the Learning and Development website. Similar face-to-face sessions are also available for General Data Protection Regulations planning and freedom of information training.

The Researcher Development Team offer training to research staff and students in relation to research governance and organisation. This includes sessions on data protection, academic integrity and ethics.

The Information Commissioner's Office had produced a training video designed to help answer questions about the Data Protection Act, its impact on the working environment and how to handle and protect people's information. Called 'The Lights are On', the video is available to view on the ICO's website under Training Videos.