Thank you everyone who joined us during our outreach and training campaign! We will review your feedback and refresh our training in time for the Fall 2021. Feel free to reach out to us any time if you have any questions!

In the meantime, training videos are available here. And you may contact the DAI-IRSA Team any time to schedule a support call.

In these workshops, you will learn about information risk management and data governance principles and how they can be used to effectively govern data and reduce risk to the University data assets your unit handles.

The workshop combines instruction with demonstrations of the inventory and assessment tools, and opportunities to discuss and learn from other workshop participants.

Learning Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand data assets at the University and how they are used to achieve our objectives
  • Understand basic risk principles and how they relate to data assets and cybersecurity at U of T
  • Use the DAI-IRSA to learn more about cybersecurity and information risk management practices
  • Describe the data assets your unit manages at a high level
  • Assess the information risk management activities in your unit
  • Use the DAI-IRSA to identify gaps and create an Information Risk Management Program

You may register to access the DAI-IRSA tool before the workshop, so that you can participate in the practical learning elements. Live demonstrations of the tool will also be provided.


Part 1:
Data Assets and Information Risk Concepts Primer

Part 2:
Practical Application in the inventory and assessment tools

Workshop Schedule