Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Foundation & Practitioner Training Course

The EU GDPR Came Into Effect 25 May 2018. Are You Compliant with the EU GDPR Legislation?

Introduction

Get ready for the EU GDPR! Learn how the new regulation will affect your organisation.

More extensive in scope and application than the current Data Protection Act (DPA), the EU GDPR extends the data rights of individuals, and requires organisations to develop clear policies and procedures to protect personal data, and adopt appropriate technical and organisational measures. UK organisations have until May 2018 to comply with the new law, or potentially face fines of up to 4% of annual turnover or €20 million - whichever is greater.

The five-day Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner training course provides a comprehensive introduction to the EU GDPR and a practical understanding of the implications and legal requirements for organisations of any size. It will equip you with the knowledge and operational skills to build, implement and manage a compliance programme under the EU GDPR and successfully fulfil the role of the Data Protection Officer (DPO).

Contact one of our friendly Account Managers today for more information about the Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner Online training course.


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£1946Excl. VAT

Course Outline

What will you learn on the Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner training course?

  • Essential EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Background & Terminology
  • The Six Data Protection Principles
  • Special Categories Of Personal Data
  • The Rights Of Data Subjects, Including Data Access Requests
  • Controllers & Processors
  • Data Protection By Design
  • Securing Personal Data
  • Reporting Data Breaches
  • How To Perform A Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA)
  • The Role Of The Data Protection Officer (DPO)
  • Transferring Personal Data Outside The EU
  • The Powers Of Supervisory Authorities
  • The Role Of The DPO
  • What Constitutes Personal Data
  • Accountability, The Privacy Compliance Framework & A PIMS (Personal Information Management System)
  • Lessons To Be Learned From Common Data Security Failures
  • The Six Data Protection Principles - How To Apply Them & Demonstrate Compliance
  • The Security Of Personal Data
  • An Organisational Risk Management Framework
  • Legal Requirements For A DPIA
  • How To Conduct A DPIA With A DPIA Tool
  • Why & How To Conduct A Data Mapping Exercise
  • The Rights Of Data Subjects
  • Giving & Withdrawing Consent
  • Handling Data Subject Access Requests
  • The Roles Of Controllers & Processors & The Relationships Between Them
  • Transferring Personal Data Outside The EU & The Mechanisms For Compliance
  • How To Prepare For EU GDPR Compliance Using A Compliance Gap Assessment Tool

Description

The EU GDPR came into effect on May 25th 2018 and requires organisations that process, monitor, and store data belonging to EU citizens, to transform their marketing, system, and processing methods drastically to ensure the safety of data against cyber-attacks and breaches.

The Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner will help you make your systems more functional and compliant. It will also provide a comprehensive introduction to the EU GDPR, and a practical understanding of the implications and legal requirements for UK and EU organisations of any size.

In addition, we will help you develop your awareness of non-compliance fines: 4% of global annual turnover or €20 million.

The Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner training course focuses on the application of the regulation, how the data protection principles work in practice, the policies and procedures necessary, and practical guidance on how to implement an effective privacy and information security compliance programme. This includes using:

  • A Real-Life Case Study To Demonstrate Best Practices & Methodologies;
  • A Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) Tool To Help Assess & Address Privacy Risks
  • A EU GDPR Compliance Gap Assessment Tool To Help Prepare A Compliance Plan

The tools are included free of charge for you to use in the workplace.

About the Course

The Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner training course is delivered by an experienced data protection practitioner, this training session is built on the foundations of our extensive practical experience gained advising on compliance with data privacy laws and related information security standards, such as ISO/IEC 27001.

Who Should Attend

The Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner training course is designed for professionals who are:

  • Business Directors Or Managers Who Want To Understand How The Requirements Of The EU GDPR Will Affect Their Organisation
  • Privacy Managers
  • Data Protection Managers
  • Information Security Managers
  • IT Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Corporate Governance Managers
  • Risk & Compliance Managers
  • General Or Privacy Counsels
  • Finance, HR Or Marketing Managers
  • Individuals With A Basic Knowledge Of Data Protection Regulation & Practices

Materials Provided

The Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner training course includes:

  • Full Comprehensive Course Materials (PDF Files)
  • Highly Skilled & Knowledgeable Tutors
  • EU GDPR Foundation Examination
  • EU GDPR Practitioner Examination
  • Certificate Of Attendance
  • Lunch & Refreshments

Organisational Benefits

  • Avoid Heavy Fines – Avoid The Loss Of Reputation Resulting From Data Breaches
  • Legal Compliance – Your Company Is Compliant With All The Requirements Laid Down By The Law Allows You To Avoid Unnecessary Fines And Legal Headaches
  • Better Business Management – The Data Protection Act Requires Better Management And Storage Of Information, This Can Generally Lead To Better Business Practices
  • Customer Security – It Will Instil Faith In The Minds Of Your Customers

Individual Benefits

  • Understand The Key Provisions Of Data Protection Legislation And How To Apply It To Your Organisation
  • Protects And Enhances Your Reputation And Credibility
  • Improves Your Career Prospects
  • Increase Business Growth

Prerequisites

You must have knowledge of the EU GDPR and passed the Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Foundation training course and examination, in order to sit on the Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Practitioner training course.

Prereading

There is no prereading associated with the Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner training course.

Exam Overview

Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Foundation Examination:

You will take the Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Foundation Examination at the end of the training course. It is a 60 minute, multiple-choice, ISO 17024 certificated exam set by IBITGQ. There is no extra charge for this exam.

Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Practitioner Examination:

You will take the Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Practitioner Examination at the end of the training course. It is a 90 minute, multiple-choice, ISO 17024 certificated exam set by IBITGQ. There is no extra charge for this exam.

Please Note: All EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Foundation and Practitioner examinations are now online exams, so you will need to bring a 'pop-up enabled' laptop/tablet to the venue. Full details on how to access the exam will be provided by email 1-2 days before sitting the exam.

Exam Type

Classroom Exam

Professional Development Units - PDUs

The Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner training course supports continued professional development programmes by qualifying for seven CPD/CPE credits.

Qualifications

Achieve The EU GDPR Foundation (EU GDPR F) & EU GDPR Foundation (EU GDPR P) Qualification (ISO 17024-Certificated) Accredited By IBITGQ​. ​

Conclusion

The Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Combined Foundation & Practitioner qualification will be extremely beneficial to you because of the rapidly growing number of organisations that recommend that employees become certified.

If you are successful in passing the examination, you will be awarded the Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Foundation & Practitioner Certificate.

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