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Digital Health Security Awareness Course

Event Details


1 September 2020 8:00am - 8:00am




GPs , All Practice Staff, Allied Health


Online training modules

Key Presenter/s:

Australian Digital Health Agency 


This is a free Digital Health Security Awareness course on the Agency’s training platform, It is designed for people who work in a variety of healthcare settings and roles. It includes examples that relate cyber security concepts to people’s work in healthcare organisations. The course has been developed by the Agency’s cyber security team, in consultation with representatives from a range of healthcare settings and disciplines, including medicine, nursing, pharmacy, practice management and allied health.  The Digital Health Security Awareness eLearning course includes five modules:

  1. Introduction to security awareness
  2. Think before you click
  3. Passwords
  4. Network and device security
  5. Respond. Report. Protect Privacy.

After completing the course, learners will be able to:

  • Describe common cyber security risks and recognise that they are continually evolving
  • Adopt positive security behaviours to protect sensitive information
  • Identify ways to reduce the likelihood of being impacted by cyber security threats
  • Outline what to do in the case of a cyber security incident
  • Identify key legislation and data breach reporting requirements

Complete this free online course to increase your awareness of security.

You may also wish to encourage other people working with you to access this new Digital Health Security Awareness resource.

RSVP date:

1 September 2020


Australian Digital Health Agency