Information Management Methods and Tools (I240)


Type: Classroom
Duration: 15:00 hours
Status: Active

As information needs continue to evolve, fundamental methods must be established to safeguard and manage information as a strategic asset. This course outlines practical Information management (IM) methods, tools and activities to support an effective IM program. Participants will learn how to develop information classification structures, establish retention specifications and follow the process for disposing of information resources.

Topics include:

  • applying function-based methodologies
  • documenting practices and procedures
  • developing retention specifications to undertake the disposition process


The course Information management: Supporting Programs and Services (I230) is a prerequisite for this learning activity.

More about this course
  • Topics: Information management
  • Community: Functional specialists
  • Audience: Information management specialists
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

Upcoming offerings

There are no available offerings for this course at the moment.

All on-site classroom courses have been suspended until further notice. However, virtual classroom and online self-paced courses, including required training and language maintenance tools, remain available for registration through your GCcampus account.

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