Refresher training in data protection: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Information requested

The ICO has published information about a consensual data protection audit. The ICO has advised that there is good practice including good refresher training for all staff. Can you please disclose a copy of your refresher training?


A copy of the information you requested is attached. This training module has been in place since March 2018 and must be undertaken yearly by all core Scottish Government staff.

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202300345230_Data Protection (DP) - SG GDPR Training


Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road

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