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Course overview

Some of the fastest growing membership to social networking sites is amongst the workforce population. With the ease of accessibility to the internet in the workplace, this growth has had a considerable impact on the behaviour of employees.

This course looks at Facebook by considering not only the negative, but also the positive impacts of social networking technology on employers, the rights of employees, and considers how these 21st century workplace issues can be managed.

On completion of this online course, you will gain an understanding of:

  • the terminology associated with social networking
    the legal background applicable to the use of such technology in the workplace
  • the risks in the workplace from use and misuse of social networking
  • practical hints for dealing with problems caused by the use of Facebook and employees

Key information

  • learn at your own pace
  • help meet your annual CPD requirements
  • develop your own learning need.

BPP is a leading provider of online technical CPD for accounting professionals. 

Disclaimer: This course is available for ACCA members, you may need your ACCA membership number to complete your booking. This course and outline is provided by a third-party course provider. All course bookings are subject to the terms and conditions set by the course provider. Please see individual supplier pages for full terms and conditions. ACCA takes no liability for bookings made with third-party suppliers.


12 months access 30 GBP (exc. VAT)


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Date: Ongoing
Duration: 1 hour
CPD Units: 1