The Certified Data Protection Officer Masterclass offers a more in depth and detailed look at the knowledge and skills needed to become a Data Protection Officer (DPO). This four-day long course equips participants with the knowledge and operational skills to act as a DPO in the UK and ensure that GDPR compliance is effectively designed, implemented and maintained.

Who should take this course?

This course is ideal for anyone who is going to be appointed the Data Protection Officer for an organisation. After completing this certified training course, you will be fully equipped with all of the knowledge and skills to successfully fulfil the role as DPO within an organisation.

The Certified Data Protection Officer training course covers the following topics:

  • The legal background of the GDPR, intersection with the PECR, with freedom of information legislation, the Law Enforcement Directive and member state implementation approaches.
  • The requirements in respect to the appointment of a DPO, the requirements placed on the DPO, and on the controller or processor.
  • You will understand and be able to carry out the responsibility to inform and advise controllers or processors of their GDPR obligations.
  • You will be able to demonstrate key training skills, in order to better ‘inform and advise’.
  • How to monitor compliance with the GDPR.
  • The role of the DPO in relation to liaison with data subjects and with the supervisory authorities.
  • The DPO’s role in awareness-raising and staff training.
  • All aspects of the processing of personal data.
  • The purpose of data inventories, data flow mapping, the records of processing required by Article 30.
  • The requirements around Data Subject Access Requests and the DPO’s role in facilitating them.
  • The DPO’s role in incident management and response and in data breach reporting.
  • When and how to carry out a DPIA.
  • The trans-border data processing requirements, particularly in relation to cloud service providers.

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£1985.00 + vat

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