The Information Security and Data Privacy Awareness course has been created primarily for staff in order to ensure that they fully understand information security and come to view it as an integral part of their day-to-day work. However, it is available to all University members with a Single Sign On (SSO) account.
The content has been created in order to help you:
Understand the importance of protecting data
Understand data privacy rules
Know how to safely access and share information
Know how to keep your information safe in the office, at home, and in public places
Know how to spot phishing
Know how to use your own device to work securely
Know how to report issues
The module needs to be completed by all University Staff each year. It's hosted on CoSy and they have step by step advice on how to book on a course. To pass the module you need a score of 75 or above. You will be asked to take the module again if you do not pass. Once you've passed you'll recieve a confirmation email from the system including a link to download a certificate.
How do I look up my completion results?
If you completed the module after August 1st 2019: You can view the results of your e-learning within CoSy. You also will have received a confirmation email from the system after you passed which will include your score and a link to download a certificate.
If you completed the module before August 1st 2019: You will have completed the module on the old host. If required, get in contact with us at email@example.com and we can confirm completion within the last 12 months.