Privacy and Data Protection Information Security and Privacy Fundamentals

Information Security and Privacy Fundamentals

1.00 30.00

  • Course Delivery: On Demand


Information is essential to all organizations and how they maintain and develop their business to be competitive and profitable. It is, therefore, vital organizations protect their information, clients' information, and the systems that store, process, and transmit information. Failure to do so can be unlawful, unethical, and inflict unwelcome financial and reputational risk upon organizations. However, the responsibility of protecting information does not fall solely on organizations but, rather, on everyone within organizations, regardless of job role. The purpose of this course is to introduce the basic concepts and tenets of Information Security and Privacy, while highlighting the importance of protecting information. This course will also provide useful guidelines and best practices you can implement within your daily job role to help mitigate risk to your organization.


Course Objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the three tenets of information security.
  • Describe the basic concepts of privacy.
  • Describe the importance and responsibility of protecting information.
  • Identify potential risks to your organization.
  • Identify ways you can reduce risk to your organization.


No Prerequisites are required for this course.


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This course was created by the instructional design staff of 360training in connection with field professionals whose many years of experience in adult educational theory and distance learning technology make the process of certification, compliance and training as convenient, engaging and cost-effective as possible.

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The final exam must be passed successfully with 70% or higher in order to receive your certificate of completion.


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