The GDPR brings many new and stricter requirements challenging the skills of all privacy professionals. The regulation essentially creates a new position of the Data Protection Officer (DPO) in public and many private organisations. Data Protection Officers will be empowered to independently ensure compliance with the new data protection regime. Even for private organizations not obliged to formally appoint a DPO, there will be a need to develop an experienced and knowledgeable privacy professional to manage compliance and security risks. This three-day intensive and certified DPO Practitioners training course will equip you with in-depth knowledge and skills required to comply with the requirements of the GDPR and fulfill the DPO role.
The new GDPR framework and need for Data Protection Officer can be useful instruments to implement the fundamental changes many organisations need to streamline their IT and data processes and get full control over their IT platforms and databases. The role of the DPO is vital to facilitate:
This course has been designed to suit anyone seeking to broaden their knowledge of the GDPR, including:
Suggested job roles and their teams include
DPOs will be very active in ensuring and controlling privacy risks and monitoring compliance with the requirements (and the benefits) of the new GDPR within an organisation. These new roles will gain rapid visibility and create career opportunities since they are required to report directly to the top management.
The certification is offered in co-operation with our training partner, The EUGDPR Institute. The holder of an EU GDPR DPO qualification exam certificate will be registered on the EUGDPR Institute® successful candidate record database. With the registration, you can demonstrate the validity of your GDPR qualification to current and prospective employers worldwide or use it for your next assignment.
The certification is optional and can be taken online right after the workshop or within the next day of the course. The examination consists of a multiple-choice test covering a broad range of relevant GDPR knowledge and topics that are covered in this advanced GDPR DPO training course.
To pass the exam, participants must have basic GDPR knowledge and a good understanding of data privacy and protection mandates and issues. Individuals wishing to obtain the certificate must:
The validity of the certification is two years. All participants of the course will be given a Certificate of Attendance.