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Access to Information and Protection of Privacy General Awareness On-Line

  • All GNWT Employees
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Online Learning

Below is a list of available online learning modules that can be completed anytime. Choose Register to sign up and receive further instructions for accessing the content.

The GNWT Access and Privacy Office is pleased to introduce new online training for Access to Information and Protection of Privacy General Awareness. This course will assist all GNWT employees in expanding their understanding of the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

After completing the course employees will have a better understanding of the following:

  • The Northwest Territories Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act;
  • The obligations of employees within government, along with simple steps we can all take to protect the records we handle; and
  • The rights of individuals to access records held by the Government of Northwest Territories.

To register for this course please click on the “Register” button to ensure that it is reflected on your MyHR Dashboard.

Once you have registered, to participate in the online access and privacy awareness course, you must sign up through the following link:

You will be asked to create an account. You will then be asked if you work for a GNWT department of public body. Please click on the public body you work for. You will be asked to create your user name. You should use your work email as the user name. You will also be asked to create a password of your choosing.

If you do not work for a GNWT public body you may still register. Please indicate you do not work for a GNWT department or public body then enter your email account and password.

The course takes between 1-2 hours to complete and includes modules and review quizzes.  The course is not mandatory but all GNWT employees are encouraged to participate.  The course can be taken at any time and completed in modules as employee time allows.  If you have any questions in relation to the personal information collected please contact Elizabeth Doyle, GNWT Access and Privacy Officer,  P.O. Box 1320, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2L9, phone 867-767-9256 ext. 82477 or email


Please note: Once you have completed this online course, please go back to your My HR Learning & Development Calendar “My Dashboard” and “Mark as Completed”.