“One of the best workshops I have attended in a long time. Dynamic, engaging and incredibly useful.”
What we do
At Naomi Korn Associates we are taking every necessary step to provide advice and support during the current COVID-19 pandemic. This includes the availability of all our services remotely, through the use of video conferencing software including the conversion of our training to an online offer.
With over 17 years of industry experience, Naomi Korn Associates is one of the UK’s leading copyright, data protection and licensing specialists. Our training modules, led by expert Consultants, are practical, authoritative and always delivered in the context of current legal requirements and legislative and technological developments.
Our in-house training can be tailored to suit your organisation’s needs to ensure the material is relevant for your staff. We also offer a public training programme for individuals and these are open to anyone who is looking to advance their knowledge, skills and build confidence.
Training for Individuals
Our public training courses, which are available online and face-to-face, are suitable for individuals from any sector with a range of experience and knowledge levels. The sessions will help you develop your knowledge and skills and build your confidence in the areas of copyright, data protection and intellectual property rights.
“I came away from this course with a level of newfound confidence and knowledge that can be put to use immediately.”
Online Training Calendar:
Our new Autumn 2020 training programme covers information law, online security and privacy, data protection, copyright essentials and exploiting intellectual property.
21 October 2020, 2pm – 5:30pm (GMT): Copyright and making your collections available online – Course information
22 October 2020, 11am – 12pm (GMT): Digital Copyright – Book now via Eventbrite
& 9 and 12 November 2020, 10am – 1pm (GMT) each day: Copyright Essentials – Course information
10 November 2020, 6:30pm – 8pm (GMT): Copyright for Artists: An Introduction – Book now via Eventbrite
18 November 2020, 11am – 12pm (GMT): Finding & Using Free Creative Commons Licensed Resources – Book now via Eventbrite
2 December 2020, 11am – 12pm (GMT): IP Exploitation: Online talk and Q&A with Naomi Korn and Debbie McDonnell – Book now via Eventbrite
20 October 2020, 1pm – 2pm (GMT): Free webinar in partnership with Europeana – Clearing rights in collections, part 1 – Register your free place via Europeana
3 November 2020, 11am – 11:45am (GMT): Free webinar in partnership with Museums Galleries Scotland – An Introduction to Intellectual Property – Register your free place via Eventbrite
“As always, delivered in an engaging and friendly way”
Face-to-Face Training Calendar:
Training Events with Partners:
Training with BPP
14 October 2020: Working From Home – Keeping Data Protection Compliant – Book now through BPP
28 October 2020: GDPR Workshop – The Practical Aspect – Book now through BPP
9 December 2020, London: Copyright – A Comprehensive Introduction – Book now through BPP
10 December 2020, London: GDPR Workshop – The Practical Aspect – Book now through BPP
Training with Civil Service College
5 November 2020: Privacy Challenges In 2020 – Data Protection & FOI – Book now through Civil Service College
In House Training for Organisations
Our one day, half day and 1 hour courses can be held online or face-to-face. From novice to expert, Naomi Korn Associates offers a range of easy to access training courses. Each session can be tailored to your organisation’s needs, whether you’re looking for an Introduction to Copyright, how you can Protect your Intellectual Property Assets or if you are looking to Remain Data Protection compliant whilst working from home.
The online video conference software we use is optimal for audience participation and provides accessible and remote access for up to 100 delegates. When delivering our training, we can be flexible with using the platform of your choice.
Key aspects of our training:
- Led by an experienced Naomi Korn Associates trainer
- Tailored instruction to meet any organisation’s specific learning objectives
- Regular opportunities to engage with the trainer and participate in group discussions
- Interactive exercises throughout the session
- Regular rest breaks
- Links and comprehensive learning resources provided after the training for all delegates
- Certificates of completion
Courses are available for any level of knowledge, and can combine any topics from our areas of expertise below:
An introduction to basic copyright principles, covering the management, protection, exploitation and use of information and content. One day course.
Introduction to Copyright
An overview course giving a brief introduction to basic copyright principles and management. Half day course.
Copyright for Film and Audio Visual
A comprehensive overview of copyright management, protection and exploitation for film and audio visual. One day course.
A comprehensive overview of copyright management, protection and exploitation in a digital context. Includes modules on social media and Creative Commons licences. One day course.
An in depth examination of copyright legislation, the exceptions to copyright and the impact of copyright on operational and strategic decisions and practice. One day course.
Copyright Policies and Risk Management
An in depth focus on copyright policy making, governance and risk management to deliver strategic objectives. One day course.
Orphan Works, Reasonable Searches and Risk Management
Understand orphan works legislation and licensing; locating rights holders; managing and mitigating risk and carrying out reasonable searches. One day course.
Volunteers and Copyright
An introduction to basic copyright principles and management specifically for volunteers. One day course.
Copyright Train the Trainer
Learn to deliver copyright training using practical and interactive training techniques. One day course.
Managing, Protecting and Exploiting Your Copyright
Identify, protect and use copyright to support business models and deliver objectives. One day course.
An introduction to the basics of contract law; what are they; what do various clauses mean; what should you use and when. How can you get the best deal for your organisation & basic negotiating skills. One day course.
Information Law Train the Trainer
Learn to deliver training in information law using practical and interactive training techniques. One day course.
Data Protection Essentials
An introduction to basic data protection principles, supporting you to ensure that your organisation complies with current data protection legislation. One day course.
Data Protection and Cyber Security
A refresher on the basics of data protection. How to keep personal data safe and increase your awareness of cyber security and good data hygiene. Half day course.
Data Protection for Museums and Galleries
An introduction to current data protection for museums and galleries, with an emphasis on General Data Protection Regulation compliance. One day course.
Data Protection Officer Training
Learn more about how you can support your organisation’s data protection compliance: dealing with SARS, data breaches, developing policies, PECR, governance issues and cyber security enhancements. One day course.
Data Protection for Schools and Colleges
An introduction to current data protection for schools and colleges, with an emphasis on General Data Protection Regulation compliance. One day course.
Data Protection Train the Trainer
Learn to deliver data protection training using practical and interactive training techniques. One day course.
Proud to be a preferred trainer to the following organisations
Civil Service College
The Civil Service College is committed to providing excellent and professional training provided by the most knowledgeable people in their field. We work with them to provide training for those working in Government and the wider public sector. For further information about the course and to book a place click here.
CILIP are the independent voice that represents and champions all information professionals. We work together to raise awareness and provide training on data protection and copyright issues by running sessions and hosting conferences.
BPP offer high quality development courses for professional’s growth and commercial success. Their experience in building careers spans 40 years and they work with over 80,000 learners each year. Naomi Korn Associates works with BBP on the provision of copyright and data protection training.
Regional Training Agency
Regional Training Agency provides professional training for staff working in schools, colleges and charities.
Naomi Korn Associates works with RTA in the provision of data protection (including GDPR) and copyright training.
Axiell is a specialist provider of innovative end-to-end technology solutions for public libraries. Naomi Korn Associates conduct training regarding best practice in data protection and copyright on Axiell systems such as Adlib, Calm, EMu and Mimsy XG.
Olive Branch Consultancy
Naomi Korn is proud to be a member of Olive Branch Consultancy’s training provision.