Mandatory Training – Information Governance
As a part of your mandatory training there are two new e-learning courses which must
be completed by all corporate staff before 31st December 2009:
Data Protection Act 1998. The course is accessed via the NHS Professionals
Managed Learning Environment (MLE):
The course and assessment should take between 40 – 50 minutes to complete
Protecting Information - Level 1. The course is hosted by the National School of
Government. Click here to register on the website, once registered follow the on screen
For the HOW TO guide showing you how to register click here.
The course and assessment should take around 1 hour 20 minutes to complete
For line managers only there is a third new e-learning course which must be completed
by 31st January 2010:
Protecting Information - Level 2. This course must be completed after Protecting
information Level 1.
The course and assessment will take around 1 hour to complete.
Login for this course will is the same as Protecting Information Level 1.
Remember to print off a copy of your Certificate once you’ve completed the
The Learning & Development (L&D) team also have a central record of your
All NHS Professionals corporate staff includes:
• all bank staff working in the call centre or 1st floor of Meridien House
• external support staff (e.g. SBS) who use the NHS Professionals IT network
providing they are working for a period of three weeks or more
• anyone who has an @nhsprofessionals.nhs.uk email address
Line Managers need to request logins for these staff from L&D by emailing a
request with the staff members name to firstname.lastname@example.org