Access and Privacy Training Course for Saskatchewan Local Authorities
The Access and Privacy Course for Saskatchewan Local Authorities is an on-line training course. It will give employees in local authorities a better understanding of the laws that apply to access to records and to protection of personal information and personal health information, along with steps to ensure better compliance with those laws.
The course is designed for employees in all local authorities including rural and urban municipal governments, school boards, post-secondary institutions, regional health authorities and other organizations identified in legislation as being a local authority.
Employees of all local authorities will learn about:
Employees of regional health authorities can also explore The Health Information Protection Act which applies specifically to regional health authorities but not to other local authorities.
Some basic information before you begin:
Please check with your supervisor for any specific expectations in your work place.
Additional information applicable to your sector may also be found at the web pages of the following ministries:
Disclaimer: The information on this website does not constitute legal advice. Please consult with your own legal counsel for legal advice related to either The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act or The Local Authority Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.