Overview - TIGER Essentials
Information Governance Training is an immediate and vital requirement for NHS and Social Care staff. The TIGER e-learning solution has been specifically designed in conjunction with NHS professionals to meet the needs of Information Governance training in this sector, and has been used by over 40,000 learners in more than a hundred Trusts. TIGER Essentials is a single module which is ideal for accompanying all staff induction programs, or as an Information Governance refresher course on an annual basis. It has been developed by a steering group of Information Governance health care professionals and can be used as an overview module designed to equip learners with a basic knowledge about the "essentials" of Information Governance.
TIGER Essentials starts by explaining what Information Governance is, then gives an overview of each of eight key topics:
learner will be directed to the quiz section where his/her understanding will be put to the test.
- Learning Outcomes
- What is Information Governance (IG)?
- Information Governance Management
- Data Protection
- Freedom of Information
- Information Security
- Data Quality
- Records Management
- You and Information Governance
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 3 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.
Information Governance Training is an immediate and vital requirement for NHS and Social Care staff. The TIGER e-learning solution has been specifically designed in conjunction with NHS professionals to meet the needs of Information Governance training in a healthcare setting.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course.
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How it Works
This is a general guide to how the system works; if you want a more detailed guide to how our purchasing and learning works please visit the Four Easy Steps page which should tell you all you need to know.
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This is an online course, all the training will be taken through your browser window. There will be no face-to-face sessions with instructors nor will you receive any training material through the post. If you wish you may print out any page of the training material and may also print the notes you took during the training.
You can also revisit the training material at any time, even after you have completed the course.
The material for this course has been broken down into several smaller lessons, each lesson dealing with a specific area of the overall subject.
The lesson consists of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk you through the lesson material at a pace that suits you. Pages may also include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help you keep in touch and interested in the material.
Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be PAUSED and RESUMED at any stage. When all lessons in the course have been completed our system will realise and automatically record that you have successfully completed the course
The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.