Information Governance Services

Understanding the Business Classification Scheme (BCS)

Further information

  • Information Governance Services (IGS)


One hour

This short online course provides an insight into the organisation of records at UWA and provides an understanding of how records management is related to core business functions and activities.

This course is aimed at TRIM users only. To enrol in the course, email and ask to be enrolled in the BCS course.

If you are not a TRIM user but would like to participate in the BCS course, contact Justine McDermott, Director, IGS by email to or by calling (+61 8) 6488 1854.

Workshop purpose and scope

Intended audience
Staff who work within central administration.
Workshop description
Every staff member at UWA is responsible for ensuring that they are aware of, and comply with the University’s record keeping standards, policies and procedures. By attending this short information session you will gain an awareness of your responsibilities in relation to record keeping in your role as a UWA staff member.
Intended outcomes
By attending this presentation you will gain:
  • an understanding of legal and university record keeping requirements
  • an understanding of your record keeping responsibilities as a member of staff
  • awareness of the role of Information Governance Services (IGS) in assisting you to meet record keeping requirements
  • awareness of further training available from ARMS
Key activities
On-line delivery