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Certified GDPR Foundation, Practitioner and Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Accelerated Self-Paced Online Combination Training Course

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Certified Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Accelerated Self-Paced Online Training Course


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Certified GDPR Foundation, Practitioner and Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Accelerated Self-Paced Online Combination Training Course
SKU: 5853
Format: Bundle
Published: 16 Feb 2022
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  • Train with the experts and learn how to implement and maintain compliance with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).
  • Gain the knowledge to fulfil the DPO (data protection officer) role.
  • Work at your own pace with self-paced online training – a more affordable, flexible and less disruptive way to study. Find out more.
  • Learn from anywhere with this Self-Paced course or our Classroom/Live Online option that allow you to study your way, keeping travel and costs to a minimum.
  • Successful completion of the course and exams awards the Certified GDPR Foundation (EU GDPR F), Practitioner (EU GDPR P) and Certified Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) qualifications and 49 CPD/CPE points.

Save 15% when you book a place on the Certified GDPR Foundation, Practitioner and Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Accelerated Self-Paced Online Combination Training Course. (RRP £2,940)

Description

Training course outline

This course is ideal if you want to advance your knowledge and take the next step in your GDPR career by becoming a DPO. Under the GDPR, DPOs are required to have a level of expertise in national and European data protection law, as well as in-depth knowledge of the Regulation. They must also have a good understanding of how to build, implement and manage data protection programmes.

This self-paced online combination course equips you with in-depth knowledge of the GDPR and the skills you need to meet the Regulation’s DPO requirements.

The Certified GDPR Foundation Self-Paced Online Training Course provides a comprehensive introduction to the GDPR, its implications and what it means for your organisation. It covers the six data protection principles, data subjects’ rights, securing personal data, reporting data breaches, and transferring personal data outside the UK.

The Certified GDPR Practitioner Self-Paced Online Training Course discusses how each aspect of the Regulation can be translated into implementation actions for your organisation. Understand how the GDPR applies in a real-world context with real-life examples.

Gain the knowledge and operational skills to fulfil the DPO role and understand how it fits with other departments in an organisation. The Certified Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Accelerated Self-Paced Online Training Course uses practical examples and exercises to teach you how to monitor and maintain compliance with the GDPR.


Certified GDPR Foundation, Practitioner and Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Accelerated Self-Paced Online Combination Training Course benefits :

 Bite-sized learning

Learn in easy, manageable bite-sized chunks, with short video modules.

 Study at your own pace

Learn at a time, place and pace that suits you. 

 Learning support

Comes with a learner guide to be read alongside the video modules and retained for future use.

 Test your knowledge

Knowledge-check questions at the end of each module help you gauge what you’ve learned.

 Designed by experts

Developed by experienced privacy consultants and built on the foundations of our practical experience delivering data protection advice to organisations globally.

 Delivered by professionals

Taught by a real-world practitioner with extensive knowledge of implementing the requirements of the GDPR and maintaining compliance.


Who should attend this course?

Staff who are responsible for or involved in ensuring their organisation becomes GDPR compliant, and staff who have been appointed as a DPO and require training to fulfil the role. Anyone looking to develop their career in GDPR or data protection with a professional qualification. These individuals include:

  • Data protection officers
  • Privacy managers
  • Data protection managers
  • Information security managers
  • IT managers
  • Project managers
  • Corporate governance managers
  • Risk and compliance managers
  • General or privacy counsels

Your Learning Path

Find out how the Certified GDPR Foundation, Practitioner and Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Accelerated Combination Training Course will help you enhance your knowledge and start or boost your career.

These courses are essential components of the following learning path:


Why choose IT Governance for your training needs?

  • We’re internationally recognised as the authority on GDPR – our team introduced the world’s first certified GDPR Foundation and Practitioner training course and the only one that’s ISO 17024- certificated and since then we have trained more than 8,000 professionals on the GDPR.
  • We offer more GDPR training dates and locations that anyone else.
  • Trained by industry experts – our trainers are working consultants with years of practical, hands-on experience.
  • Pass first time or train again for free – we have trained more than 17,000 people and we’re confident you’ll pass with us first time. If you don’t, we’ll train you again for free.*
  • Choose the method that suits you – we offer classroom, instructor-led online, self-paced online, e-learning and in-house training options.
  • Access your training anywhere – all our course materials are provided as a digital copy, allowing you to access them anywhere and at any time. Documents will be made available 20 days before your course.
  • Business solutions to suit you – whether you’re a multinational wanting us to manage all your training needs or a small business wishing to boost your workforce skills, we offer a range of training solutions.

* Terms and conditions apply.

Course details

What does this training course cover?


Certified GDPR Foundation Self-Paced Online Training Course

  • Key definitions and the scope of the GDPR.
  • The six data protection principles.
  • Special categories of personal data.
  • The rights of data subjects, including data access requests.
  • Controllers and processors.
  • Securing personal data.
  • Requirements for reporting data breaches and exceptions.
  • How to perform a DPIA (data protection impact assessment).
  • The DPO role.
  • The role of certifications in proving compliance.
  • Transferring personal data outside the UK.
  • The powers of the Commissioner.
  • The bands of financial penalties that can be imposed for breaches.

Certified GDPR Practitioner Self-Paced Online Training Course

  • What constitutes personal data.
  • The six data protection principles – how to apply them and demonstrate compliance.
  • Determine how consent is given and withdrawn.
  • The rights of data subjects.
  • Handling DSARs (data subject access requests).
  • The roles of controllers and processors, and the relationships between them.
  • The DPO role.
  • The security of personal data.
  • Lessons to be learned from common data security failures.
  • Incident response and data breach reporting.
  • An organisational risk management framework.
  • Why and how to conduct a data flow mapping exercise.
  • Legal requirements for a DPIA.
  • How to conduct a DPIA with a DPIA tool.
  • Transferring personal data outside the UK and the mechanisms for compliance.
  • Remedies, liabilities and penalties.
  • Accountability, the privacy compliance framework and a PIMS (personal information management system).
  • How to transition to and demonstrate compliance with the GDPR.
  • How to become GDPR compliant using a gap assessment tool.

Certified Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) Accelerated Self-Paced Online Training Course

  • The legal background of the GDPR and its intersection with the PECR (Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations), freedom of information legislation, the Law Enforcement Directive and EU member state implementation approaches.
  • Key changes in the UK GDPR and how it differs from the EU GDPR.
  • The practical implications of the Schrems II ruling with regard to UK–US data transfers and standard contractual clauses.
  • An update on the Statutory Instrument 419 and Keeling Schedules.
  • The requirements for the appointment of a DPO, and the demands placed on the DPO and on the controller or processor.
  • The responsibility to inform and advise controllers or processors of their GDPR obligations.
  • Essential skills to better ‘inform and advise’.
  • How to monitor compliance with the GDPR.
  • The DPO role in relation to liaison with data subjects and with 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, and the records of processing required by Article 30.
  • The requirements around DSARs and the DPO’s role in facilitating them.
  • The DPO’s role in incident management and response and data breach reporting.
  • When and how to carry out a DPIA.
  • The data processing requirements when transferring personal data to the EU and other locations outside of the UK, particularly in relation to Cloud service providers.

What’s included in this course?

  • Full course materials (digital copy provided as a PDF file).
  • Access to our LMS (learning management system) for one year.
  • A Certified GDPR Foundation (EU GDPR F) exam voucher (if purchased).
  • A Certified GDPR Practitioner (EU GDPR P) exam voucher (if purchased).
  • A Certified Data Protection Officer (C-DPO) exam voucher (if purchased).
  • A certificate of attendance.
  • A monthly security bulletin from our information security experts to keep you up to date with the latest threats. To see an example, click here.

Please note that this course can be purchased with or without the exams as required.


What equipment do I need?

You will need a computer and a webcam for the duration of this course.


Course duration and times

The self-paced online courses consist of modules of pre-recorded videos and exercises, which are available at any time for one year.


Are there any prerequisites for this course?

There are no prerequisites for taking these courses.


Is there any recommended reading?

We strongly recommend purchasing and reading the following:

Exams and qualifications

Certified GDPR Foundation, Certified GDPR Practitioner and Certified Data Protection Officer exams

Candidates take the following exams set by IBITGQ (International Board for IT Governance Qualifications) at the end of the course.

  • EU GDPR F (60 minutes, 40 questions, pass mark: 65%)
  • EU GDPR P (90 minutes, 40 questions, pass mark: 65%)
  • C-DPO (4 hours, 150 questions, pass mark: 75%)

This course is equivalent to:

49

CPD points


What qualifications will I receive?

  • Certified GDPR Foundation (EU GDPR F)
  • Certified GDPR Practitioner (EU GDPR P)
  • Certified Data Protection Officer (C-DPO Provisional)

To achieve the C-DPO Professional qualification awarded by IBITGQ, you must provide evidence of 24 months of DPO work experience and 100 CPD learning hours.


Accreditation

All courses are accredited by the IBITGQ (International Board for IT Governance Qualifications).

The Certified GDPR Foundation and Practitioner courses are also accredited by CIISec (Chartered Institute of Information Security).

IBITGQ is a personnel certification body that certifies individuals in the field of IT governance. It is accredited to the ISO/IEC 17024:2012 standard (Conformity assessment – General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons) by IAS (International Accreditation Service).

ISO 17024 is a global, industry-recognised benchmark, and qualifications accredited to this standard are recognised and highly valued by employers throughout the world.

You can demonstrate your professional and practical knowledge and expertise by registering your qualification on the IBITGQ/GASQ successful candidate register.


How will I receive my exam results and certificates?

  • Provisional exam results will be available immediately on completion of the exam. Confirmed exam results will be issued within ten working days from the date of the exam.
  • Certificates for those who have achieved a passing grade will be issued within ten working days from the date of the exam.
  • Results notifications and certificates are sent directly to candidates by the relevant exam board in electronic format; please note that hard copy exam certificates are not issued.

Can exams be retaken?

Yes, if you are unsuccessful on the first attempt you can retake the exam for an additional fee. You can email us to schedule the retest for the exam.

Ways to learn

Fulfilment of your self-paced training course

After you have completed your order, you will receive a sales receipt and a “Thank you for your order” confirmation email with the following steps (if you don’t receive these emails, please check your junk folder).


Delegate information

You must provide the required delegate information and a valid email address that the delegate can access during the course. This applies whether you have made the booking for yourself or on behalf of someone else.

Please note: You are unable to change the email address of the delegate once it has been added. Please ensure it is correct before submitting.


Accessing the course

If the delegate(s) is a new customer, they will receive an email from noreply@grcelearning.com with instructions on how to access the LMS (learning management system). If they don’t receive this email, please ask them to check their junk folder.

If you have accessed the LMS previously, please log in using your existing credentials. You can access the LMS any time from your My Account page.

Once you have logged in to the LMS, you can download the course material immediately.


Exams

Important information: Please read our examination guide before scheduling your exam.

Please note that all exams are now online, so delegates will need a pop-up enabled laptop to sit an exam. When you’re ready to take your exam, please log in to your My Account page, scroll down to the ‘Self-paced online training courses’ section and click the ‘Course completed’ button. A member of our team will then be in touch to provide exam details.

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