Introduction to the Information Commissioner’s Office Training

The Information Commissioner's Office
The Information Commissioner's Office

How the Information Commissioner’s Office’s upholds information rights


What is the Information Commissioners Office and what is its mission?

The Information Commissioner’s Office is the UK’s independent regulator for Data Protection and Freedom of Information, with key responsibilities under the Data Protection Act 2018 and Freedom of Information Act 2000. It exists to empower people through information.

In this course you will learn about the Information Commissioner’s Office’s role in upholding information rights, its statutory responsibilities, and its operational structure. Finally, you will meet some of the key personnel and understand their roles and responsibilities.

Learners will be assessed on their knowledge and understanding through a test at the end of the course.

Adjustments can be made to suit the needs of your company – please contact us for more information.

Course Duration

This course should take around an hour to complete. Learners can bookmark their progress before exiting the course and resume from that point.

Continuous Professional Development

This course is CPD Certified and counts as 1 hour towards a learner’s annual CPD total


This course is split into 4 parts:

Part 1 – Introduces the Information Commissioner’s Office and its statutory responsibilities
Part 2 – Explains the structure of the Information Commissioner’s Office
Part 3 – Introduces the key staff at the Information Commissioner’s Office
Part 4 – Contains a multiple-choice knowledge test based on the course content


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Translation available
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WCAG version available
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Add your own photography and policies
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Customisation available, with bespoke scenarios
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Downloadable workbook
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Smartphone version
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End of course certificate
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CPD certified
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Sector specific versions available

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