IIM Certificate Training 

  Institute of Information Management 


IIM Certificate in:

  Coporate Information GovernanceI & II (10-13 November, 2015)

See Training Calendar. 

Course Description

As a follow-up to the records & information management primer course, participants in the Advanced course will develop their understanding of records management practices and new issues in the field relating to technological developments, learn about information capture, management, storage, preservation, delivery, security with an overview of standards and gain an understanding of auxiliary skills for records and information manager, such as Metadata Models and Strategy.

At the end of the session, participants will understand records and information management, which tools can be used to help, where to start and what to do next.


The course will expose attendees to different techniques in records and information including: 

•    How to Setup a File Plan 
- Example of File Plans
•    Security: Records and Document 
•    Records Retention  
•    Vital Records: Plan and Management
-    Definition
-    Protection of Vital Records
-    Setting Up Vital Records for Review 
-    Vital Records Protection 
•    Disposition Schedules 
-    Benefits
-    Process
-    Hold
-    Catalogue Update
-    Disposal Standard
-    Consultation
-    Staff buy-in
-    Methods of disposition 
•    Records Management Audit 
-    What is Audit?
-    Why Audit?
-    What is Information Lifecycle Management? 
-    Planning and Preparing for an Audit 
-    Records Inventory 
•    Selling the need for Records Management to Management.

and many more…



Personnel who have previously taken records & information management primer training, and who want to effectively manage their organisation’s records and information.


Prerequisites: Completion of records & information management primer


Registration Fee: (Special Discount for IIM Registered Members)


To Register, please download training nomination form at: Nomination Form here.

 For further information, please email: training@iim-africa.org