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Confidentiality in the Workplace

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Overview - Confidentiality in the Workplace

Confidentiality of information is enforced on the 'need to know' principle, which forms the cornerstone of information security in today's corporate world. The 'confidentiality bubble' restricts information flows, with both positive and negative consequences.

After completing this course, learners should be able to:

  • Understand what confidentiality is and why it is important
  • Understand the four key requirements of the Confidentiality model
  • Understand your role in creating a confidential service

Lesson Plan

This course covers the following subject areas:

  • Welcome and learning objectives
  • What is Confidentiality?
  • Protect
  • Inform
  • Provide choice and Improve
  • Confidentiality and you & Summary


The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines


On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.


Approximately 1 - 2 hours. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like, and there is no limit on how long you can take to do the course.

Target Audience

This module is designed for anybody who handles information as part of their work.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this module.


Easy to navigate, didn’t freeze. There was the right amount of Content with no repetition
AS 30/07/2013

Very easy screens to navigate. Shows subject in an informative manner.
KW 05/08/2013

How it was presented. It was nice and clear.
LB 12/08/2013

The fact the module is divided into manageable learning sections.
HB 04/11/2013

You cannot miss any particular pieces of information because you cannot move on to the next page until you complete each section.
GG 19/12/2013

Saves time- as opposed to attendance at a training session. Can stop/start/save to come back to if required.
EG 31/12/2013

The mix of visual and audio helped me take in the information much easier than text only.
TG 13/02/2014


£30.00 + VAT (£36.00 inc. VAT)

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On average this course contributes

1 - 2 hours towards your CPD

"Clear and conducive
to learning"
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