Introduction to UK GDPR & Data Protection Training – All You Need to Know

Introduction to UK GDPR & Data Protection Training – All You Need to Know2022-04-22T15:31:59+01:00

Project Description

Course Training Dates

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

LocationTrainerStart DateEnd Date CostBook
VirtualDebbie Topping26/Sep/22 £395 + VATBook
VirtualFrank Rankin01/Dec/22 £395 + VATBook

Course Overview

The new UK legal situation regarding data protection is complex and still evolving, and staying up to date and understanding the way all these moving pieces fit together can be a full time job in itself!

This one day course covers the Data Protection Act 2018 and UK General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), including the principles, legal basis, accountability and individual rights. Our interactive sessions cover personal and special category information, Data Protection Impact Assessments and Data Breach Management.

What you will learn from the course:

  • Understand the History of Privacy Law. 
  • Understand the UK GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018 and associated legal frameworks. 
  • Learn about Controller and Data Processor, the relationships and relevant compliance obligations with the law. 
  • Learn about the methods for international data transfers 
  • Understand the role of the Information Commissioner as the UK Regulator 
  • Complete scenarios and exercises covering course topics.

The day will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to Privacy Risk Management and the laws 
  • Overview of UK GDPR  
  • Overview of Data Protection Act 2018 
  • Types of data including personal and special category data 
  • Controllers and Data Processors and the relationships 
  • Principles, accountability and informing others (Privacy Notices) 
  • The legal (lawful) basis, Individual’s rights and legal recourse 
  • Obligations for compliance including Record of Processing Activities (RoPA) and Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA), ensuring Privacy by Design 
  • Security and Breaches 
  • International Transfers and Adequacy Decisions 
  • Safeguards, Derogations and impact of Brexit 
  • Regulator’s Powers; The Information Commissioner’s Office 
  • Supporting information

Who should attend?

This course is useful for new and old practitioners, management, DPOs, privacy officers, and any individual who has personal data processed by any organisation.


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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