Our 1 day GDPR Awareness course is for those organisation representatives who are looking for a step by step guide to the concepts and terminology of the GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018 and discusses what steps you need to consider in becoming compliant. Attending this course will benefit anyone who works in a business or organisation that processes personal information.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
This course covers awareness of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA18) for Businesses.
With training, we can help you on your compliance journey. We can help businesses understand what the new laws mean for them. We make sure that your business and in particular, your employees become aware but not daunted by both the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018.
Key topics include:
- Understanding of the GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018 as they apply to the UK
- Understanding of terminology of GDPR
- Learn about the differing essential parts of GDPR
- Understanding the requirements for having a Data Protection Officer
Background to GDPR
Terminology & definitions
GDPR and DPA18 – the differences
What is a DPO and do we need one?
What is Personal and Special Data?
Transparency and Accountability
Data Subject rights
Privacy and Electronic Communication Regulation (PECR)
Marketing and Data Protection/GDPR
Keeping personal data secure
International Data Transfer
Compliance – What’s next?