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Training Courses & Discounts

The following companies provide discounts to IRMS members for their Information and Records Management courses and events: 

We are always looking for more training partners, if you are a training provider and are interested in partnering with us, please contact our Training Director.

 

Information Governance training courses from LTD

The IRMS has a training partnership with Leadership Through Data, with a 10% discount for members on a wide range of information governance training courses.

Leadership Through Data is an Information Governance Training and Consultancy company that uses leadership, passion and creativity to translate legislation into simplified, easily understandable language, which can be applied in every working practice.

Courses and upcoming dates include:

  • Records Management
    18/07/19 London, 16/10/19 London, 13/11/19 Manchester, 11/12/19 Cardiff
  • Records Management - Deep Dive
    19/07/19 London, 17/10/19 London, 14/11/19 Manchester, 12/12/19 Cardiff
  • Information Governance
    19/06/19 Cardiff, 05/07/19 London, 14/10/19 Manchester, 11/11/19 Cardiff, 09/12/19 London
  • Caldicott Guardian
    04/07/19 London, 10/09/19 London, 12/11/19, Manchester, 10/12/19 Cardiff
  • Freedom of Information
    20/06/19 Manchester, 11/07/19 Cardiff, 09/10/19 London, 06/11/19 Manchester, 04/12/19 Cardiff
  • Information Asset Management
    15/07/19 London, 26/09/19 Manchester, 31/10/19 Cardiff, 28/11/19 London
  • Redaction and Scrutiny
    09/07/19 London, 11/09/19 London, 05/11/19 Manchester, 03/12/19 Cardiff
  • Senior Information Risk Owner
    10/07/19 Cardiff, 05/09/19 Manchester, 10/10/19 London, 07/11/19 Cardiff
  • Data Protection Officer
    14/06/19 Cardiff, 03/07/19 London, 19/09/19 Manchester, 25/10/19 Cardiff, 21/11/19 London
  • Subject Access Requests
    24/09/19 Manchester, 29/10/19 Cardiff, 26/11/19 London
  • Data Security
    04/07/19 Cardiff, 18/09/19 London, 23/10/19 Manchester, 20/11/19 Cardiff
  • DPA 18 & GDPR
    28/10/19 London, 25/11/19 Manchester, 05/12/19 Cardiff
  • Anti Bribery & Corruption
    23/09/19 London, 28/10/19 Manchester, 25/11/19 Cardiff
  • Lots more courses coming soon, including:
    Data Breaches, Data Protection Impact Assessments, DP Roadmap, E-Privacy, Individual Rights, and more!

Full details of all the courses are available in the LTD Course List and on the website: www.leadershipthroughdata.co.uk. The 10% discount is available by quoting code IRMS10 on the booking form available via the course list or the website.

 

Certified Data Protection Qualifications from Tkm

IRMS members can enjoy a 10% discount on three data protection qualifications provided by Tkm Consulting. All courses are approved and certified by the SQA, one of the UK’s qualification regulators, and more details about all of the courses detailed below and how to book your place are available via their website: www.tkmconsulting.co.uk.

Tkm also offer the BCS Practitioner Certificate in Data Protection in selected locations, and inhouse training is also available on request; the IRMS discount applies to these options too.

The 10% discount is available by quoting code Tkm10IRMS when booking direct by contacting Liz Taylor liz@tkmconsulting.co.uk.

There are 3 qualifications:

Certificate in Data Protection Compliance – a one day course designed to enable those attending to develop a basic knowledge of data protection legislation that they are able to apply to simple, common scenarios.  This course is assessed by a one hour multiple choice exam sat at the end of the day.

This Certificate costs £425 + VAT, but IRMS members get a 10% discount when quoting code Tkm10IRMS. Upcoming course dates are as follows:

Tue 15 Oct 2019: Glasgow
Tue 07 Jan 2020: York

Certificate in Managing Data Protection Compliance – a 5 day course designed to enable those attending to develop the knowledge required to apply the requirements of data protection legislation in different environments. On successful completion of the qualification, those attending will be able to demonstrate competencies in implementing data protection legislation in a range of complex scenarios, as well as understand and apply best practice set out by codes of practice. They will also be able to demonstrate competencies required to delivery compliance programmes and manage aspects of information governance.  This course is assessed by a one hour multiple choice exam sat during the course, as well as a 2.5 hour extended-answer exam a few weeks following course delivery.

Diploma in Managing Data Protection Compliance – this qualification is designed to enable those attending to develop the knowledge required to apply the requirements of data protection legislation to complex environments. On successful completion of the qualification, those attending will be able to demonstrate competencies in assessing and evaluating levels of compliance together with the risks of non-compliance within the context of their workplaces, and developing prioritised implementation plans. This course has the same delivery and assessments as the Certificate in Managing Data Protection Compliance, with the diploma being awarded on the successful completion of a work-based assignment.

This Certificate costs £1,950 + VAT while the Diploma costs £2,275 + VAT, but IRMS members get a 10% discount when quoting code Tkm10IRMS (active IRMS membership will be verified during the booking process). Upcoming course dates are as follows:

Mon 10 – Fri 14 Jun 2019: Birmingham
Mon 09 – Fri 13 Sep 2019: Glasgow
Mon 02 – Fri 06 Dec 2019: York

BCS Practitioner Certificate in Data Protection

Mon 7 – Fri 11 Oct 2019: Inverness

 

Healthcare Conferences UK Courses and Events

A list of upcoming courses and events run by HCUK is shown below. If you would like to attend an event and take advantage of a discount, please contact the provider directly via their website and quote code HCUK10IRMS when booking. Providing your IRMS membership number will assist but is not essential as members are verified with us before your booking is confirmed.

Caldicott Guardian Training Course

De Vere West One Conference Centre, London
Friday 07 June
Monday 01 July
Friday 04 October
Friday 08 November
Friday 06 December

Radisson Blu Hotel, Bristol *NEW VENUE*
Wednesday 03 July

The Studio Conference Centre, Birmingham *NEW VENUE*
Friday 09 August

This one day course provides practical Caldicott Training for both new and more experienced Caldicott Guardians, their deputies and others, involved in applying the Caldicott Principles across a wide range of organisations. It provides sound foundations for those seeking to expand their understanding of the Caldicott Guardian Role, and its function within Information Governance, and inspiration as to how it can be implemented and developed in their own organisations.

The content is based on the latest national guidance including the Caldicott Guardian Manual.  Christopher Fincken Member UK Caldicott Guardian Council, (Chairman 2012-2017) facilitates the course, and brings over 18 years of personal experience of leading innovations in the application of the Caldicott Principles.

This interesting and informative course is fully interactive; and participants in small groups will face a number of case study challenges throughout the day building personal knowledge, understanding and confidence.

For further information and to book your place
visit www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/courses/caldicott-guardian-training 
or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Leading Digital Transformation: Developing Your Skills as a Digital Leader
Friday 7 June 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on leading digital transformation – developing your skills as a digital leader in healthcare. Through national updates, practical case studies and extended skills development sessions the conference will support you to succeed in driving digital transformation in your service.

The conference is chaired by Dr Mike Fisher - Chief Clinical Information Officer, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen NHS Trust and includes an opening presentation from Nikki Patel - National Clinical Lead for Digital Development at NHS England. Patrick Mitchell, Senior Responsible Officer for the Topol Review and Regional Director for South of England at Health Education England has also been confirmed as a speaker. 

*** Enhanced 20% discount available for IRMS members for this event ***

For further information and to book your place
visit www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/leading-digital-transformation 
or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk 
Follow the conference on Twitter: #nhsdigitalleaders

Optimisation of Electronic Prescribing in Hospitals National Summit 2019
Friday 21 June 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This National Summit will focus on the optimisation of Hospital Electronic Prescribing and Medicines Administration (HePMA) . The summit will examine the development of electronic prescribing systems towards advanced e-prescribing and ensuring the full clinical benefits are achieved.

For further information and to book your place visit 
www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/electronic-prescribing-in-hospitals-summit 
or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk 
Follow the conference on Twitter: #HePMA

Improving Outcomes Through Digital Psychological Therapies & Digital IAPT
Monday 1 July 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

The national Improving Outcomes Through Digital Psychological Therapies & IAPT CPD conference will provide practical advice and guidance for improving outcomes using digital therapies. Delegates will have the opportunity to hear what is happening nationally and locally, and learn from outstanding practice in delivering Digital IAPT including; improving the way face to face therapy services are integrated with digital solutions; use of virtual reality in psychological therapies and IAPT; developing the role of the therapist in supporting digital approaches.

For further information and to book your place
visit www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/digital-psychological-therapies-iapt 
or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk 
Follow the conference on Twitter: #DigitalIAPT

Information Governance & Digital Communications in Healthcare
Friday 5 July 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This one day CPD conference focuses on Information Governance Principles and Practice for use of Instant Messaging, Video Conferencing & Mobile Devices in Healthcare. Attending this conference will enable you to understand how effective information governance underpins digital communications.

For further information and to book your place
visit www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/information-governance-and-digital-communications-in-healthcare 
or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk 
Follow the conference on Twitter: #CaldicottDigital

Caldicott Principles & Information Sharing in End of Life Care
Friday 12 July 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Healthcare Conferences UK in association with Christopher Fincken, Independent Member UK Caldicott Guardian Council (Chairman 2012-2017), Caldicott Guardian at Marie Curie are pleased to announce this Conference which will focus on Information Sharing and Caldicott Principles in End of Life care. Following the success of our previous Caldicott Guardian National Conferences, and feedback from our regular Caldicott Training Masterclasses, this conference will focus on developing your role in improving communication and information sharing at the end of life whilst ensuring patient confidentiality.

For further information and to book your place
visit www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/caldicott-principles-end-of-life 
or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk 
Follow the conference on Twitter: #CaldicottEndofLife

The Caldicott Guardian 2019: Ethical Decision Making & The Duty of Candour
Friday 27 September 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Healthcare Conferences UK in association with Christopher Fincken, Independent Member UK Caldicott Guardian Council (Chairman 2012-2017), are pleased to announce this National Caldicott Guardian Conference which will focus on the Caldicott Guardian and Decision Making – with particular emphasis on Ethical Decision Making and the Duty of Candour. Following the success of our previous Caldicott Guardian National Conferences, and feedback from our regular Caldicott Training Masterclasses, this conference will focus on developing your role as a Caldicott Guardian and developing your skills in leading Caldicott decision making in practice.

For further information and to book your place
visit www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/caldicott-guardian-ethical-decision-making 
or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk 
Follow the conference on Twitter: #CaldicottEthics

 

Metataxis Courses

Metataxis is an Information Management and Information Architecture Consultancy providing courses on a range of Information Management topics. Our courses are aimed at information professionals wanting to expand their knowledge and enhance existing skillsets. Topical, accessible and informed by years of practice each course will give you the tools to begin to introduce information governance and architecture methods to your organisation.

In 2019, Metataxis are offering one-day introductory courses on GDPR, SharePoint and Office 365, and Information Architecture.

Introduction to SharePoint and Office 365
London: 11 June 2019, 11 September 2019

GDPR Governance: from policy to practice
London: 12 June 2019, 12 September 2019

Records Management in Office 365
London: 14 June 2019, 13 September 2019

Introduction to Information Architecture
London: 13 June 2019, 10 September 2019

Each course costs £500 (exc VAT). A discount of 10% is offered to IRMS members. For more details on course outlines visit the Training page on the Metataxis website

If you would like to arrange some training, or for further information about our courses, please contact us on info@metataxis.com.

Or, ask about out bespoke courses.

Metataxis also delivers bespoke training courses for our clients. This allows courses to be customised to your organisation's needs. Bespoke courses can be delivered either in-house or at a dedicated location of your choice and can be an economic and effective way to train a group of staff. If you have something specific in mind talk to us today info@metataxis.com.

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