A Practical Guide to the GDPR

As well as providing comprehensive information about the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), this course also includes thought-provoking practical scenarios that will help organisations ensure their data and processes comply with GDPR requirements.

Course description

The GDPR encompasses any personal data that is stored and processed on a standalone computer, a network server, a mobile phone, in the Cloud or as handwritten notes.

This course outlines key elements of the General Data Protection Regulation in an organisational setting and will help you to understand:

  1. what personal data is and how it is used
  2. why there is a need for change in data protection
  3. the new GDPR
  4. new legal requirements
  5. data maps
  6. Impact Assessments
  7. disposing of data and recycling
  8. new rights for ‘data subjects’
  9. promoting good practice
The course concludes with ten thought-provoking practical scenarios that cover issues such as Confidential Waste, Data Storage, CCTV, encrypted emails and managing visitors and provides possible solutions to those issues.

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This course costs £20.00 excl. VAT and you can buy online today.


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Key features and benefits

Price £20.00 excl. VAT

Max. Duration 2 hours

  • Multi-User Discounts are available. If you need to buy for 10+ learners, please contact our team for a tailored pricing package.
  • This course is level 2 (as graded against the nationally accepted levels for training courses)
  • One interactive module with related scenarios and a multiple choice questionnaire.
  • Two CPD credits with a personalised downloadable certificate.
  • 70% pass mark.
  • Accredited by Secured by Design and meets national Police approved standards.
  • Optional narration of the module for accessibility.
  • Additional resources for further learning and printable module for future reference.
  • Course id: 154

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