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TIGER Essentials

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Information Governance Training is an immediate and vital requirement for NHS and Social Care staff. The TIGER e-learning solution has been specifically designed in conjunction with NHS professionals to meet the needs of Information Governance training in this sector, and has been used by over 40,000 learners in more than a hundred Trusts. TIGER Essentials is a single module which is ideal for accompanying all staff induction programs, or as an Information Governance refresher course on an annual basis. It has been developed by a steering group of Information Governance health care professionals and can be used as an overview module designed to equip learners with a basic knowledge about the 'essentials' of Information Governance.

TIGER Essentials starts by explaining what Information Governance is, then gives an overview of each of eight key topics: learner will be directed to the quiz section where his/her understanding will be put to the test.

Related Courses

  • Caldicott
  • Confidentiality
  • Data Protection
  • Freedom of Information
  • Health Records
  • Information Governance
  • Information QA
  • Information Security

Course Details

Lesson Plan

  • Learning Outcomes
  • What is Information Governance (IG)?
  • Information Governance Management
  • Confidentiality
  • Data Protection
  • Freedom of Information
  • Information Security
  • Data Quality
  • Records Management
  • You and Information Governance
  • Summary

Target Audience

Information Governance Training is an immediate and vital requirement for NHS and Social Care staff. The TIGER e-learning solution has been specifically designed in conjunction with NHS professionals to meet the needs of Information Governance training in a healthcare setting.


It is estimated that this module will take approximately 3 hours to complete (depending on learning speed). As an e-learning module you can complete this training in convenient stages and revisit whenever you wish. The system will record your progress throughout.


On completion of this course you will be able to download a TIGER certificate.

CPD Accreditation

The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

What our customers have said

'I thought it was very good. It made it fun with all the diagrams!!!!' HL, Healthcare 20/02/09

'I thought it was designed wery well and was effective particulary in conveying information that can be quite dry in face to face training.' HA, Central Lancashire PCT 29/01/09

'Its a great way of learning and is easy accessible.' KB, Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 05/02/09

'Fun, enjoyable & interesting' AP, BAPCT 12/02/09

'I found the interactive nature of the course very useful. The course was very easy to follow and I found it gave me a very useful understanding of information governance in an easy way. A fun way to learn.' SB, UK Clinical Research Network 25/02/09

'I found it user friendly and I think it is a very impressive software programme.' MT, Central Lanchashire PCT 26/02/09

Cost and Discounts

£30+ VAT - This cost is for a single user.

Discounts are available for multiple users (10 or more) for more information please contact , or telephone Sales on 01943-605976.

How it Works

The information below is specific to this particular course. If you would like a more general guide to how our purchasing and learning works please visit the Four Easy Steps page which should tell you all you need to know.

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This is an online course, all the training will be taken through your browser window. There will be no face-to-face sessions with instructors nor will you receive any training material through the post. If you wish you may print out any page of the training material, and may also print the notes you took during the training.

You can also revisit the training material at any time, even after you have completed the course.


The material for this course has been broken down into several smaller lessons, each lesson dealing with a specific area of the overall subject.

The lesson consists of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk you through the lesson material at a pace that suits you. Pages may also include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help you keep in touch and interested in the material.

Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be PAUSED and RESUMED at any stage. When all lessons in the course have been completed our system will realise and automatically record that you have successfully completed the course


This course is delivered fully online allowing you to learn at your own pace, however an average duration would be 3 hours.

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