Subject Access Request Training – All You Need to Know

Subject Access Request Training – All You Need to Know2022-04-22T15:35:05+01:00

Project Description

Course Training Dates

Book more than one course and receive a 10% discount.

LocationTrainerStart DateEnd Date CostBook
VirtualDebbie Topping27/Jun/22 £395 + VATBook
VirtualFrank Rankin10/Oct/22 £395 + VATBook

Course Overview

Through interaction and practical scenario work, this course will provide you with information to setup and manage a Subject Access Request (SAR) process. 

What you will learn from the course:

  • What is a Subject Access Request? 
  • How to deal with Subject Access Requests 
  • What information you need to provide 
  • What you can charge and why  
  • What an exemption is, why you can exempt and for what purpose. 
  • How to avoid a data breach through managing your requests 
  • Further guidance and templates to give you a head start once you leave the course  

The day will cover the following topics:

  • What is a Subject Access Request? 
  • GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018  
  • Receiving and recognising a SAR, including identity checks 
  • How to manage a SAR 
  • Timescales and process 
  • SARs made on behalf of the data subject 
  • Manifestly unfounded or excessive requests 
  • What information does the request apply to  
  • Deceased records and lack of capacity requests 
  • Search approach 
  • Automated decision-making including profiling 
  • Redaction and third-party data 
  • How should the information be provided? 
  • Exemptions and withholding information 
  • Request of removal or erasure of data 
  • Management and enforcement 

Who should attend?

This course is for any staff that work or are associated with the management of Subject Access Requests.

Suggested Follow on Courses

Book more than one course and receive a 10% discount.


Will I get a recognised qualification?2021-01-22T14:17:00+00:00

As part of our accreditation with the CPD accreditation group, you will receive 6 or 12 CPD points for each course attended.

The Certificate in Managing Data Protection Compliance is the second qualification of a suite of 3 data protection qualifications.

Do you offer any course discounts?2021-01-22T14:17:13+00:00

Yes we offer a 10% discount for the primary delegate if you book more than one person from the same organisation at the same time.

We offer 20% off on selected course for promotional offers.

What happens if the course is cancelled?2021-01-22T14:17:37+00:00

To try to avoid cancelling face to face courses, however if the number of delegates is below 5 we will offer this a virtual course instead.

See full terms and conditions.

When will I be advised of the venue location?2021-01-22T14:17:49+00:00

Exact location are sent out via email, two weeks before the course, we would therefore advise you not to book accommodation until the venue is confirmed.

Pre Paid Option

If you have a training budget and have not yet identified your organisations broad training requirements our prepayment option may give you the flexibility you require as we can offer the facility to purchase places in bulk on our All You Need to Know Courses without the need to choose which courses at the time of purchase. This can be a much more cost effective way of training.

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What our clients said about the course

Debbie was great at always bringing the training back around to real-life examples which are applicable for our business. really helped to solidify knowledge.

Central Government

Really useful working through various scenarios. Nice structure to the course.


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