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Introducing GDPR Qualification

CPD Accreditation

Duration: Approx 60 minutes

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Course Description

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is designed to strengthen and unify the principles of data protection for all individuals within the European Union and the European Economic Area.

The GDPR is an incredibly important change to data privacy regulations so understanding its correct implementation is vital for all UK businesses and organisations, and particularly for staff who regularly deal with personal data.

This online course is designed specially for those front line staff and provides a clear introduction to the main elements of the GDPR, including compliance and the consequences of non-compliance.

It explains the roles of key players - Data Protection Officers, Data Controllers, Data Protection Leads and Data Processors and covers the main categories of personal data, along with the six lawful bases for processing data, and how to audit the data your organisation holds.

Other topics examined include the Seven Principles of the GDPR and the Eight Rights for Individuals, along with the importance of your Privacy Policy - how to construct one, and how to use it effectively when dealing with data subjects.

Finally, there's important information on data breaches; how to avoid them, what to do if one is discovered and how to file a breach report.

Certification

CPD

Who is this Course For?

This course is aimed at anyone who has access to personal data. This mainly applied to front line data processors but will also include HR personnel, supervisors and managers.

This course is ideally suitable for those indicated and is also open to anybody with a desire to obtain this certificate with an interest in this subject.

  • Accredited by CPD
  • 100% online course and assessments with no time limits for each Module
  • 12 months to complete the course
  • Full audio voiceover
  • Approximately 60 mins
  • Successful candidates will receive a qualification certificate, a sample of which is below

Modules

1 - Introduction

2 - Data Processing

3 - Types of Data

4 - Data Subjects' Rights

5 - Data Breaches

Please Note:  The pass % required for each module is 70.

Further Progression

If this course is used as part of employee induction then it can be bundled with other health and safety courses such as DSE Awareness or Basic Fire Safety

For those doing this course to improve themselves we have a wide range of other business skills courses that could further enhance their abilities and knowledge. These include Managing meetings, Time Management and Stress Awareness.


How does it work?

Please read the User Guide before purchasing a Course or selecting a Free Trial.

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