Beyond the mandatory training for government employees and contractors and service providers, the provincial government offers additional privacy and information management training and courses to government ministries and other public sector organizations.
Scheduled Training Sessions
You can attend a scheduled privacy training session at no cost. To be notified of upcoming sessions, complete a request for training information form (PDF).
The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act is explained in the Privacy and Access in British Columbia (PDF) presentation.
Dedicated Training Sessions
You can request dedicated privacy training delivered in person or by webinar. This training is offered on a cost recovery basis. You’ll only be charged for any costs incurred to offer the training, such as travel and accommodation expenses, not for the presenter’s time.
To request a dedicated training session for your team submit a training request intake form (PDF).
Government employees and contractors and service providers to government can enroll in the online course Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA) Training, offered by Open School B.C.