IPC e-Learning

The Information and Privacy Commission NSW (IPC) provides education primarily for public sector agency staff working with the:

Our training and education extends to both privacy protection and right to information and is delivered via a variety of methods to assist you to perform your duties as a public sector agency officer under the legislation.

Our online training is designed to be self-paced and available to you at your convenience.

IPC e-Learning portal

Please be advised that the URL for e-Learning has recently changed. Please update any saved bookmarks.

The IPC e-Learning portal contains a number of online training modules to provide training across privacy and government information access legislation. The IPC continues to develop new tools to better assist agencies with their responsibilities. The following modules are available free of charge:

  • Access Training for Decision Makers Under the GIPA Act
  • The Contract Register and Contract Disclosures 
  • Privacy Complaints Handling Under the PPIP Act 
  • Towards Open Government Information in NSW
  • Open Data
  • Understanding the MNDB Scheme - for privacy practitioners

How do I register?

When using the IPC’s e-Learning facility, agencies have the option of signing up either as an individual or as a group/organisation to access the available training.

  1. Go to the IPC e-Learning portal
  2. Click register or select register from the drop down on the top bar. 
  3. Fill in the self-registration form
  4. You will receive an email within minutes containing your login details and a link to access the portal.
  5. You are ready to go!

As stipulated in the IPC’s Privacy Policy, the IPC ensures information collected complies with the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act (PPIP Act) and the Health Records and Information Privacy Act (HRIP Act). eLearning is hosted by a third party Kineo, part of The City & Guilds Group. For further information on privacy, see their Privacy Policy.

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NOTE: If you require further assistance to access the IPC e-learning portal, please contact the IPC on 1800 472 679 or email ipcinfo@ipc.nsw.gov.au.

E-learning feedback

We welcome your feedback as it will assist us in improving the training we offer. Please complete the webform after completing each training package.

Last updated May 2020