What You Will Learn :
- Be aware of the importance of data protection legislation and the GDPR
- Understand the rationale behind a data protection audit and gap analysis
- Understand the key obligations of the GDPR and DPA
- Assist with policies and procedures required for data protection compliance and accountability
This in-house course is ideal for training a team to support your Data Protection Officer.
It can be delivered in standard form for the Certificate or adapted, without the Certificate, for your specific needs.
Note: there is an additional fee of £30 per person for the test and certificate.
The Data Protection (GDPR) Foundation Certificate is the course for people who need a formal qualification to demonstrate a clear, concise and generic understanding of the UK General Data Protection Regulation and Data Protection Act 2018, in support of the practical knowledge often acquired in the workplace. It is suitable for the public, private and third sectors and will teach participants essential UK GDPR skills and sufficient knowledge to assist their organization toward their data protection implementation and UK GDPR accountability requirement.
This Foundation Certificate is an internationally recognized qualification, endorsed by TQUK, which is regulated by Ofqual, a UK Government department. The course is also CPD certified at 6 hours.
Copies of the slides for the course are sent out a few days in advance. As the course covers a lot of ground in a short time we recommend attendees who know nothing about data protection to read through these.
Note: The distance version of this course will be delivered live, online, using the Zoom platform. It will be delivered at 9.30 – 12.30 and 13.30 – 16.30
Who is this course for?
Anyone with an interest in data protection or need a detailed introduction. Anyone involved in supporting data protection compliance in an organization. Ideal for a group of employees with some data protection responsibilities across the organization.