Freedom Of Information Act

Freedom Of Information Act

Updated Jun 24, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Recognise the purpose and identify the key principles underpinning the Act
  • State who the Act applies to
  • Explain the provisions for making and handling requests under the Act
  • Identify the criteria, fees and time-scales relating to FOI requests
Course Description

This course will promote an understanding of how Freedom of Information works in practice and will enable the trainee to gain skills necessary for analysing and managing freedom of information requests in accordance with the law. This course will benefit all members of staff who wish to gain an understanding of the legislation and is advisable for staff working in Marketing, Administration and Customer Services.