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Certified Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Masterclass Training Course

Certified Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Masterclass Training Course

SKU: 5004
Benefit:

Gain the knowledge and skills to enable you to fulfil the DPO (data protection officer) role under the GPDR (General Data Protection Regulation) with this four-day certificated training course.

Duration:

Four days

UK locations:

London, Birmingham and Manchester

Format:

See course agenda below for timetable.

Qualification:

The Data Protection Officer Provisional-level certificate recognises individuals entering the DPO profession. Exam included in course.

Advancement to Professional-level certification is subject to appropriate evidence of DPO work experience and CPD learning hours.

Prerequisite:

All attendees must have passed the Certified EU GDPR Foundation exam before attending this course. Course date schedule allows for both courses to be combined and completed within 5 working days.

How to Book:

Simply book online to receive your booking confirmation and full joining instructions within 48 hours. We accept purchase orders from local authorities, government departments and other public-sector organisations, and will consider account facilities for large corporate customers. See our payment options page for details.

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Course Locations

Birmingham
Price: £1,985.00
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London
Price: £1,985.00
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Manchester
Price: £1,985.00
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Description

The four-day Certified Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Masterclass Training Course is ideal for anyone looking to develop a career as a DPO or transitioning into the role. It builds on the GDPR Foundation qualification to equip participants with the knowledge and operational skills to act as a DPO in the UK and to ensure that GDPR compliance is effectively designed, implemented and maintained. 

Delivered by an experienced data protection practitioner, this training course is built on the foundations of our extensive practical experience gained advising on GDPR compliance and delivering DPO services.

Please note that you must have passed the Certified EU GDPR Foundation exam before you can attend this course.


DPO certification and training programme

Aligned with regulatory, organisational and professional development needs, the DPO certification programme is an ISO 17024-certificated IBITGQ qualification. Our DPO training programme consists of two qualification levels:

Advancement to Professional-level certification is subject to a minimum of 24 months’ DPO work experience and 50 CPD learning hours.

  • Professional level – recognises professionals who have two or more years of DPO or data protection work experience. It is a knowledge-based exam where Masterclass attendance is not a prerequisite (shortly available). Certification is valid for three years with recertification subject to a minimum of 12 months’ DPO work experience and 60 CPD learning hours.


What will you learn on this course?

  • What constitutes personal data
  • Understand the GDPR in its context.
  • The obligations of controllers and processors
  • Transferring personal data outside the EU and the mechanisms for compliance.
  • Accountability and demonstrating compliance
  • Role of the DPO
  • The data protection principles
  • Lawfulness of processing
  • The rights of data subjects
  • Handling data subject access requests (DSARs).
  • The role of the supervisory authorities
  • Organisational risk management
  • Data flow mapping
  • How and when to conduct DPIAs
  • The security of personal data.
  • Data breach reporting
  • Conducting a gap analysis

C-DPO Exam

Attendees take the C-DPO exam at the end of the course – a four-hour exam set by IBITGQ consisting of 150 multiple-choice questions. There is no extra charge for this exam.

This course is part of our unique DPO learning path, which also includes the Certified EU GDPR Foundation Training Course. It also supports continued professional development programmes by qualifying for 28 CPD/CPE credits.

Please note that all IBITGQ exams are now online exams, so you will need to bring a ‘pop-up enabled’ laptop/tablet to the venue. Full details on how to access the exam will be provided by email 1–2 days before sitting the exam.


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