Access to Information in the Government of Canada (COR503)

Product code: COR503

Upcoming sessions

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September 16, 2024

Virtual

1:30 pm to 4:00 pm (ET)


September 18, 2024

Virtual

9:00 am to 11:30 am (ET)


September 23, 2024

Virtual

9:00 am to 11:30 am (ET)


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Overview

Delivery method

Delivery method

Virtual classroom

Duration

Duration

7.5 hours

Audience

Audience

Employees

Functional specialists

Prerequisites

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Description

To carry out their responsibilities with respect to the public's right to information, federal employees who process requests for information are expected to have a solid understanding of the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act. This course provides an overview of the proper handling of information and privacy requests, detailing the customary roles and responsibilities and how to apply the most common exemptions and exclusions. Participants will learn how to process access to information and privacy (ATIP) requests and provide valid recommendations on the disclosure of information.

Topics include:

  • clarifying ATIP roles and responsibilities
  • applying exemptions and exclusions
  • providing rationales for recommendations
  • understanding ATIP-related jurisprudence

Legacy course code: I701

Additional upcoming sessions

Date and Time Session code Location Language Available seats
June 04, 2024, 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm (ET) COR503-S-01778-FR Virtual French Full
June 11, 2024, 9:00 am to 11:30 am (ET) COR503-S-01403-EN Virtual English Full
June 26, 2024, 9:00 am to 11:30 am (ET) COR503-S-01404-EN Virtual English Full
July 02, 2024, 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm (ET) COR503-S-02035-EN Virtual English Full
July 08, 2024, 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm (ET) COR503-S-02033-FR Virtual French Full
July 23, 2024, 9:00 am to 11:30 am (ET) COR503-S-02036-EN Virtual English Full
August 06, 2024, 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm (ET) COR503-S-02037-EN Virtual English Full
August 20, 2024, 9:00 am to 11:30 am (ET) COR503-S-02038-EN Virtual English Full
September 16, 2024, 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm (ET) COR503-S-02039-EN Virtual English 8
September 18, 2024, 9:00 am to 11:30 am (ET) COR503-S-02034-FR Virtual French 26
September 23, 2024, 9:00 am to 11:30 am (ET) COR503-S-02040-EN Virtual English 29
Date modified: 2022-02-07