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Information Governance Training

Our information governance training clients include leading organizations worldwide

* Apple * Abbott Labs * BDO * KPMG * PwC * LinkedIn * Verizon Wireless * Oracle Corp * Sidley Austin LLP * Faegre Baker Daniels LLP * Kirkland Ellis LLP *  Polsinelli Law Firm * Alston Bird LLP * Troutman Sanders Law Firm * NASA * U.S. National Archives & Records Administration * Novartis Pharmaceuticals * Bank for International Settlements ​* Tyson Foods *  Warner Music Group * O'Reilly Auto Parts * PepsiCo * Canadian Broadcasting Corp. * Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco * U.S. Federal Home Loan Bank * Supreme Court of Canada * U.S. Food & Drug Administration * Pacific Gas & Electric * National Archives of Australia * Canadian Parliament * Magna Int'l * Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation * Jefferson Lab * MillerCoors * JPMoranChase * Voya Financial * Ricoh USA * Parkland Medical Center  * Bank of the West * World Bank * &  more

Online classes are taught LIVE, with the instructor in an HD video window. The classes are also available on-demand, as entire courses, knowledge bundles, or specific individual modules on key IG and ERM topics. Courses are based on  leading textbooks by Robert F. Smallwood on IG and ERM.  Take a look around and see why the world's leading organizations come to us for the best in IG training.

We have the most complete library of IG training videos  in the world, delivered by a team of recognized industry experts. 

 If you're looking for world class, high quality training in IG from top instructors, you have come to the right place.

institute For Information Governance Electronic Records Management

Robert Smallwood MBA, CIP, IGP

Dr. Charles Dollar

Robin Woolen


Dr. Pat Franks CRM, IGP




Institute for Information Governance
is solely dedicated  to providing high quality,
high value IG training & program consulting.

What is Information Governance?
"Minimizing information risks & costs while
maximizing information value."

In short, what is IG? 
"Security, control & optimization of  information." 

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Attendee Comments: 

The course allowed me to rethink traditional records management practices ”
​  - Senior Records Officer, National Credit Union

"I generally attend a major trade show. Trade show sessions are much more 'scattered' - this was perfect for my needs!"
- Records Management Program Lead, Fortune       500 Company

May 19                    IGP Prep Crash Course      Chicago

June 10, 12, 14      CIP Prep Crash Course         Online

June 24, 26, 28     IG Basics Certificate Class  Online               

Aug. 19, 21, 23    IGP Prep Crash Course         Online


Nov. 19-21             IG Basics & Advanced           Miami

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Attendee Comments: 

“ I was shocked at how well the technology worked!” 

“Fantastic class! We are sending 2 more people for the next IG Basics class, and I am going to the next Advanced class.”

“The information about information governance helped to clear up my confusion about the term.”

“The course allowed me to rethink how traditional records management practices can be adapted to current business challenges and technology challenges.”

Upcoming 2019 Courses: 


May 19                  IGP Prep Crash Course*     Chicago

June 10, 12, 14     CIP Prep Crash Course         Online 

June 24, 26, 28     IG Basics Certificate Class  Online 

Aug. 19, 21, 23     IGP Prep Crash Course        Online

Nov. 19-21            IG Basics & Advanced*        Miami


April 1-3    IG Basics & Advanced*               San Diego

            (*Instructor-led Classroom Course

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" Your course (& book) have been tremendously helpful to me.  I really get a lot out of your teaching style."            
                  - Information Governance Manager, Top 10 U.S. Law Firm

"Thank you for providing us with so much insightful information, and the tips we will need to pass the IGP certification. "Thanks to you, I feel confident that I will have the knowledge necessary to pass the test!"

                  - Information & Compliance Manager, Major Global Pharmaceutical firm

"Thanks to Robert Smallwood, I feel confident that I will have the knowledge necessary to pass the IGP exam!"
                  - Information & Compliance Manager, Information Security & Risk Management, Major Pharmaceutical Company