Be clear on GDPR, including compliance and the consequences of non-compliance. This CPD approved Introducing GDPR Course is aimed at anyone who has access to personal data. Understanding the reasons for and scope of the GDPR can mean that data is handled professionally, securely and in compliance with the Law.
What is GDPR?
The GDPR is an incredibly important change to data privacy regulations and so understanding its correct implementation is vital for all UK businesses and organisations, and particularly for staff who regularly deal with personal data.
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.
This Introducing GDPR 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.
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.
Understanding the reasons for and scope of the GDPR can mean that data is handled professionally, securely and in compliance with the Law. This is a benefit for individuals and the company as a whole as it provides a level of confidence that things are being done correctly and protection from potential legal issues.
CPD approval means that this course can be used by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.
Our Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective, so you can progress through the modules at your own pace, in your own time, making it easy to fit the training around your work and personal life.
For those doing this course, we have a wide range of other business skills courses that could further enhance your abilities and knowledge. These include:
Duration: 60 minutes
The Introducing GDPR course is recommended and approved by the following bodies: