About this course

The Knowledge and Information Management (KIM) Pathway is a series of modules designed and created by Information Capability for personnel in information professional roles.

Through online learning and assessments, the KIM Pathway teaches the basic knowledge and skills required for Information professionals (OR2 to SO3 and CS equivalents) working at a practitioner level. Building upon the successful completion of Module 2 and Module 3 provides you with the additional knowledge and skills to extend your supervisory skillset and prepares you for roles as senior ISO or acting iManager.

It is recommended that you wait a minimum of three months after Module 2 before applying for Module 3 in order to practise the skills learnt.

What you will learn

You will learn/develop:

  • how to use record management tools such as Record Management Self-Assessment Questionnaires and user Record Management surveys
  • an understanding of the risk management and Information Assurance (IA) processes and responsibilities required to assure a unit’s information
  • an understanding of the purpose and benefits of maturity models in an organisation
  • an understanding of awareness planning, and to describe the 4 key documents required for successful IM in a unit
  • an awareness of how to effect positive change in an organisation
How this course will help your career

Information professionals typically work within the iHub and are responsible for information administration activities. They are essential contributors to effective information management.

On Module 3 of the KIM Pathway you will learn significant transferable skills and knowledge such as:

  • how to use Maturity Models to assure an organisation’s information
  • understanding key organisation-level information management documents
  • the ability to describe, capture and report Information related risks in support of an organisation’s wider information risk management processes
Planned dates
  • 6th October 2022
  • 10th November 2022
  • 12th January 2023
  • 9th March 2023
  • 20th April 2023
  • 11th May 2023
  • 29th June 2023

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

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Who can attend this course
Military
MOD civil servants
Industry
Internationals
Before you attend

Prior to attendance you need to complete KIM Practitioner Modules 0, 1 and 2 or have completed the Defence Academy ISO course in the last 2 years.

Planned dates
  • 6th October 2022
  • 10th November 2022
  • 12th January 2023
  • 9th March 2023
  • 20th April 2023
  • 11th May 2023
  • 29th June 2023

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

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How the course will be taught
Online (Virtual)
How you will be assessed

There is formative assessment throughout the module.

Planned dates
  • 6th October 2022
  • 10th November 2022
  • 12th January 2023
  • 9th March 2023
  • 20th April 2023
  • 11th May 2023
  • 29th June 2023

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

Register your interest