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Enhanced CPD Course

Information Governance Part 01: Requirements

  • Online Learning
  • Multi-choice quiz



CPD Topics covered

  • Legal and Ethical Issues
  • Information Governance

Learning Objectives

This course is designed to teach the learner:

  • What steps are necessary to ensure proper information handling within the dental practice setting.
  • Additional steps that should be taken when portable devices are used, due to the threat that they pose to information security.
  • Proper information management protocols that should be used to safeguard patient information.
  • How to review the office confidentiality code of conduct as it affects new and existing staff.

Anticipated Outcomes

Following the completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Identify the 5 CQC fundamental standards addressed by IG governance.
  • List 7 responsibilities of the IG lead.
  • Define four steps of proper password management.
  • Name the 6 activities covered by IG protocols.
Target Audience
  1. Dental Hygienist
  2. Dental Nurse
  3. Dental Therapist
  4. Orthodontic Therapist
  5. Clinical Dental Technician
  6. DCP
  7. Dental Technician
  8. Dentist
  9. Practice Manager
  10. Receptionist
  11. Trainee
High Level Learning Outcomes
  1. B – Effective Management
Regulatory Standards
QCF Level
Level 3
  1. None

About the Instructor

Sharon Boyd

Verified Instructor


Amberton University, Dallas, TX

Bachelor of Science, Human Relations and Business


Tyler Junior College, Tyler, TX

Tyler Junior College, Tyler, TX — Associate of Applied Science, Dental Hygiene


  • 2001 - Associate of Applied Science, Dental Hygiene


Rhiannon Roberts

22nd Aug 2019

Very informative

Amanda Tucker

7th Aug 2019

There is a lot to take in on this subject. The segmented parts where easy to follow. This is a subject which is important in this world of fast changing technology.

Carley Warren

26th Mar 2019

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