The Responsible Employee

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What is the course about?

This online training course introduces you to the key policies and procedures you need to be aware of when working at UNSW including:

  • The UNSW Code of Conduct
  • Preventing Fraud and Corruption
  • Making a Public Interest Disclosure
  • Responsible Use of UNSW Resources
  • Managing Conflicts of Interest
  • Behaving in an Ethical and Respectful Manner

Key Content

  • Message to Managers
  • The UNSW Code of Conduct
  • University Policies and Procedures
  • University Resources and Reputation
  • Preventing Fraud and Corruption and Public Interest Disclosures
  • Duty to observe standards of equity and respect
  • Conflicts of interest

The course has two parts:

  • The Responsible Employee: a 1-hour online training module
  • The Responsible Employee Quiz: a short assessment of 20 questions to assess understanding of content.

Suitable for: This course is mandatory for all UNSW staff. New staff members should complete the course within 3 months of commencing their employment.

Registration: All new staff will be automatically enrolled into this course. If you are an existing staff member and have not completed this course and wish to do so, please contact for more information.