Welcome to the Information Governance Toolkit

The IG Toolkit is an online system which allows organisations to assess themselves or be assessed against Information Governance policies and standards. It also allows members of the public to view participating organisations' IG Toolkit assessments. Read more...

New training materials

As you will be aware the NHS IGTT was decommissioned on 31 December 2016 and a replacement home for training is in development. Based on user feedback, the interim "IG and DS Essentials" materials have been updated. The learning has been renamed "Data Security Awareness Level 1" to reflect Data Security Standard 3 in the Caldicott 3 Review that all staff undertake appropriate annual data security training and pass a mandatory test.

Also based on representations from users, we have updated the previous IGTT content provided for Caldicott Guardians, SIROs/IAOs and those managing requests for access to health records. These are provided as separate workbooks and presentation materials here

Registered Users

Please enter your user details and then click the 'Log In' button below.

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New Users

Learn how to use this site by reading the 'quick start' guide.

Before you can use the IG Toolkit you need to register for a user account.

For help registering, read the 'How to Register' guide.

Just Browsing?

Members of the public have access to a report of participating organisations' assessments.

You can also browse the IG requirements and access other features of the IG Toolkit using the navigation bar on the left.

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