This online course provides intensive privacy training on requirements regarding the handling of personal information for senior staff responsible for managing privacy.
The course provides users with a detailed knowledge of requirements under the Commonwealth Privacy Act's Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) and how they apply in practice. It uses real-life case studies to demonstrate privacy issues in practice and interactive quizzes to enable users to apply principles learned in practical scenarios. The course aims to assist users to perform the role of privacy manager and to develop and maintain a privacy compliance program.
Users receive a hardcopy Participant Handbook containing all course materials (suitable for subsequent use as a privacy reference handbook).
The course contains a final assessment (optional). Users who successfully complete the assessment are issued with a Certificate of Completion. The course is current to 2017.
The course equips participants with a detailed understanding of:
requirements regarding the handling of personal information under the APPs;
• how to apply the principles in practical situations; and
• how to identify and manage privacy issues and incidents.
Douglas-Stewart has been Principal Consultant at Privacy Law Consulting
Australia since 2003. Jeremy was a member of the Federal Privacy
Commissioner's Consultative Group during her review of the Privacy Act
in 2004-05 and of the Australian Law Reform Commission's Privacy
Principles Roundtable in 2007. Jeremy is author of the Australian Privacy Law Handbook, a national privacy law loose-leaf reporting service.
Coverage of Act
APP 1 - Open and transparent
management of personal information
APP 2 - Anonymity and
APP 3 - Collection of
solicited personal information
APP 4 - Receiving unsolicited
APP 5 - Notification of the
collection of personal information
APP 6 - Use or disclosure of
APP 7 - Direct marketing
APP 8 - Cross-border
disclosure of personal information
APP 9 - Adoption, use or
disclosure of government related identifiers
APP 10 - Quality of personal
APP 11 - Security of personal
APP 12 - Access to personal
APP 13 - Correction of
Cost - Cost depends on the number of users. See the product webpage. Please request a quote specifying the number of users