Collection notice

The Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership (Bastow) is a branch of the Victorian Department of Education and Training (the Department).

The Department and Bastow collect information, which includes personal information, for the purpose of facilitating applications to undertake professional learning. Bastow give this information to the service provider contracted to deliver our professional learning for the purpose of assisting the delivery and promotion of this professional learning. Information may also be used to evaluate the effectiveness of Bastow courses and programs. This information is only accessed by staff involved in quality review and evaluation at the Department and the contracted service provider that conducts course and program impact evaluations on Bastow’s behalf. Contact details of participants may be given to the relevant Department regional office to facilitate further professional development opportunities. 

A secure contracted service provider is used to administer applications for Bastow courses and programs. Data security and privacy compliance of this service and service provider has been assessed in line with Department privacy assessment standards.

An individual may request access to personal information held about them by Bastow and request its correction if inaccurate. For this or any other enquiry, contact the Course Manager at Bastow on 03 8199 2900. 

For general information about the handling of personal information by the Department, see the Department's privacy policy.