Senior Information Risk Officer (SIRO)

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SENIOR INFORMATION RISK OFFICER TRAINING
 
 
About The Course
Our one dayCPD Certified SIRO training course is suitable for newly appointed or experienced SIROs, including those who are required to support SIROs and Caldicott Guardians. It meets the annual training requirements as specified in the Information Governance Toolkit (IG Toolkit) for annual SIRO training.
 
 
A SIRO should be an Executive or Senior Manager on the Board who is familiar with information risks and the organisation’s response to risk. The SIRO role is to lead and champion the organisation’s information risk policy, and provide written advice and assurance to the board regarding information risk.
 
It is a practical, interactive course with detailed handouts. We cover a range of topics including:
 
  • Sharing information safely and lawfully
  • Interaction between the SIRO, Caldicott Guardians and Information Asset Owners (IAOs)General Data Protection Regulation
  • (GDPR) updateCase studies
  • Mini Healthcheck to test your organisation’s compliance in key areas
Learning principles:
 
  • Understand your role as a SIRO
  • Assess your own organisations compliance with the DPA and Caldicott principles
  • Incident and breach management reporting at board level
  • Enhance your confidence in making appropriate SIRO decisions
  • Be aware of confidentiality and ethical considerations
  • Learn from case studies of breaches by NHS and Social Care organisations
Who Should Attend?
The course is suitable for newly appointed or experienced SIROs, including those who are required to support SIROs and Caldicott Guardians. It meets the annual training requirements as specified in the Information Governance Toolkit (IG Toolkit) for annual SIRO training.
 
What’s Included?
  • Refreshments & Lunch
  • Course Slide Deck
  • CPD Certificate
Prerequisites
There are no prerequisites to attend this course, however all attendees are expected to have a basic understanding of the SIRO job practice knowledge domains.

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