$165.00 inc GST

Privacy Training

Online Compliance Course

Course length:
5-45 minutes online

Privacy Act 1988 (Australia)
Privacy Act 2020 (New Zealand)

Available in Australian and New Zealand content format


Course audience:
All employees, contractors and volunteers

Course type:
Structured iDesigned for learners with little prior knowledge, this course type takes the learner through the course subject sequentially – one step at a time. Accelerated iThis course type is designed for learners with prior knowledge, giving learners more ability to self-direct how they engage with the full course content. Using scenarios with voice-overs, tests within the course, and a ‘Learn More’ option, learners can engage the course on any smartphone, tablet, or PC. and ShortBurst i Designed for learners seeking a quick summary of specific areas of compliance. This format offers industry-specific content for diverse sectors.

Now available in *NEW* MicroLearniFor learners who may not have long periods of time for training, these courses are broken into shorter modules which can be completed when smaller windows of time become available for training. format. Click here to learn more.

About this course

Are you and your employees aware of how to protect personal information? Are you confident of what information can be collected, retained and passed on to others?

It is important for employees to understand how Privacy laws apply to the workplace and implement best practice when it comes to protecting your customer’s personal information.

Safetrac’s ‘Privacy’ training course provides you and your employees with the training to ensure that staff understand the correct Privacy laws and regulations associated with the collection of personal information from customers.

It also provides you and your employees with the training to understand your obligations under the Privacy Act.

Learning outcomes

On completing this course, learners should be able to:


  • understand the laws and regulations relating to the collection, use and disclosure of personal information;
  • understand requirements regarding the quality, security and storage of personal information;
  • requirements governing access to personal information records; and
  • understand how sensitive information, including health information, should be treated.



  • understand the Information Privacy Principles;
  • understand how to apply the principles within the workplace; and
  • know when to take action to protect people’s privacy.

Course contents

This course covers the following topics:

  • The law
  • Personal information
  • Data security
  • Access and correction
  • Data quality
  • Use and disclosure
  • Identifiers
  • Collection of information


For a full list of course contents that covers specific Australian and New Zealand legislation, please enquire today.

This course can be customised to suit and reflect the specifics of your organisation including branding, colours, terminology, people, scenarios and more. Find out more now.

Now available in MicroLearn!

Safetrac’s Privacy course is now available in our updated MicroLearn format.

MicroLearn’s are bite-sized learning modules that engage, educate, and empower your workforce. Allowing them to complete training at any time, anywhere and offer a range of employee and organisational benefits. Take a look now!


Privacy MicroLearn Training

Explore the MicroLearn modules and topics featured in this course.

Introduction to Privacy

Chapter 1: The Privacy Act

Lesson 1 

Chapter 2: Personal Information

Lessons 2 – 4

Chapter 3: The APPs

Lessons 5 – 8

Australian Privacy Principles 2 – 4

Chapter 1: Anonymity and pseudonymity

Lessons 1 – 3

Chapter 2: Collection of solicited personal information

Lessons 4 – 5

Chapter 3: Unsolicited personal information

Lessons 6 – 7

Australian Privacy Principles 5 – 7

Chapter 1: Notification

Lessons 1 – 2

Chapter 2: Use and disclosure of information

Lesson 3 – 4

Chapter 3: Direct marketing

Lessons 5 – 6

Australian Privacy Principles 8 – 10

Chapter 1: Cross border closure

Lessons 1 – 2

Chapter 2: Government related identifiers

Lessons 3 – 4

Chapter 3: Quality of personal information

Lessons 5 – 6

Australian Privacy Principles 11 – 13

Chapter 1: Security of personal information

Lessons 1 – 6

Chapter 2: Access and correction

Lessons 7 – 8

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