Course Category: Information Security

News and information from the Advent IM team.

Preparing for IAO

  • by Ellie Hurst

Having a robust programme of Information Asset Ownership, enabled by capable and competent IAOs brings huge benefits. It facilitates and ensures compliance with legislative requirements such as the Data Protection Act 2018. Also, through a thorough understanding of what assets you have, why you have them and who needs access to them, it can ensure […]

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NIS Directive Training

  • by Ellie Hurst

The NIS Directive has been incorporated into UK Legislation as the Network and Information Systems (NIS) Regulations 2018, and affects UK operators in a range of sectors including transport, water, energy, transport, health and digital infrastructure. The NIS Regulations also establish a number of Competent Authorities that will provide appropriate oversight and an enforcement regime […]

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Public Sector Senior Information Risk Owner (SIRO)

  • by Ellie Hurst

*Please note, our April date is now FULL, please choose another date* All training is currently being carried out via our Virtual Classroom due to COVID restrictions. If you have SIRO responsibilities please join us for what promises to be an informative day. Minimum 4 delegates. Onsite training if you have multiple SIROs within your […]

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Police Data Protection/GDPR Training

  • by Ellie Hurst

Data Protection is high on the agenda of all Police Forces, with employees at all levels offering the first line of defence against failure and a subsequent breach. Ensuring staff and management understand Data Protection whilst being able to carry out good data protection practice in their day to day activities, is a key part […]

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Police Senior Information Risk Owner (SIRO)

  • by Ellie Hurst

*Please note, our April date is now FULL, please choose another date*  This 1 day course is designed for SIROs within UK Police Forces who need a more developed understanding of their responsibilities. The course looks at the following key areas: The current threat landscape to UK and Police information and ICT systems The principles […]

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