Data Protection Officer Training


This two day training course aims to give delegates the knowledge and to fulfil the role of the Data Protection Officer under the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).

Learning Outcomes

The course focuses on how the data protection principles work in practice, the policies and procedures necessary, and practical guidance on how to implement an effective data protection compliance programme.

Course Requirements

Staff who have been assigned the role of Data Protection Officer or individuals with an interest in getting a job as a Data Protection Officer.

Course Length

2-day course

GDPR Training Course Agenda

Day 1
  • The role of the Data Protection Officer.
  • Guidance on setting up the role.
  • Setting reporting parameters.
  • Outline of an annual audit calendar.
  • What constitutes personal data.
  • Lessons to be learned from common data security failures.
  • The six data protection principles – how to apply them and demonstrate compliance.
  • The security of personal data.
  • An organisational risk management framework.
  • Legal requirements for a Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA).
  • How to conduct a DPIA with a DPIA tool.
Day 2
  • Identify a legitimate interest
  • Why and how to conduct a Data Audit.
  • The rights of data subjects.
  • Giving and withdrawing consent.
  • Handling data subject access requests.
  • Carrying out a Legitimate Interest Assessment
  • The roles of controllers and processors, and the relationships between them.
  • Transferring personal data outside the EU and the mechanisms for compliance.
  • How to prepare the policies and procedures for GDPR compliance.

Course Price

This Course costs £1,200 excluding VAT

How to Book

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