GDPR Training for Management

This GDPR Training for Management course is your one-stop guide to everything you need to know about the latest change in data protection law. It explores the principles of the regulation, providing you with all the information you need to make sure you’re compliant.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Learn and work towards compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation
  • Understand responsibilities and accountability under the GDPR and know who is accountable for what
  • Understand the importance of the regulation, the consequences of non-compliance and how being compliant can help you win business

Covered in this course

COURSE CONTENTS

This training course is broken down into 5 sections

  1. 1 What is the GDPR?
  2. 2 Processing Data
  3. 3 Security
  4. 4 Accountability
  5. 5 Individual's Rights
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Section 1 of our GDPR Training for Management provides an introduction the regulation
SECTION 1

This introductory section will explore the reasons we need data protection, give a brief overview of the general principles and define some of the terms used throughout the General Data Protection Regulation.

Section 2 covers the first 5 principles of the GDPR
SECTION 2

This section will cover the first five principles of the GDPR, which are all to do with processing data. This concerns collecting, using and keeping people’s personal data – as well as making sure that it’s accurate, up-to-date and deleted when no longer needed.

As part of our GDPR training for Management we look into keeping peoples personal data secure
SECTION 3

This section is about keeping people’s personal data secure. Here we’ll cover one of the new features of the GDPR - “Privacy by Design” - which requires that all systems are designed with data security, and the principles of the GDPR, in mind.

Section 4 of this course looks at the accountability principle
SECTION 4

Another new feature of the GDPR is its Accountability principle. Who is accountable, for what, and what the punishment is for non-compliance, have all been updated and we’ll explore that in this section.

We finish our GDPR Training for Management by looking at individuals rights
SECTION 5

The GDPR explicitly sets out the rights afforded to individuals, regarding the use of their personal data. We’ll take a look at these in detail in this section.

ABOUT THIS COURSE

Every country in the EU has its own data protection laws. This means that moving data from one country to another can be problematic. To help resolve this issue, the EU created the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, which unifies every country’s data protection laws under a single set of regulations; whilst also extending the control individuals have over their own personal data.

This GDPR Training for Management course provides an in-depth understanding of the GDPR, covering the core principles of the regulations, what you need to do to comply with them, and what rights it guarantees for individuals.

The course is designed for anyone who makes decisions about collecting, storing, and using people’s personal data, and will help you manage staff whose job it is to handle data on a day to day basis.

The GDPR was enforced on the 25th of May 2018, so it's vital that you are compliant. This course will help you do just that.

If you do not make decisions about collecting or storing data but still need to know about the GDPR essentials, head over to our GDPR Essentials Training.

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The importance of GDPR Training for Management

It’s important that you comply with the law and understand the positive impact this training course can have on your organisation and employees.

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GDPR Training for Management certificate

DOWNLOAD AND PRINT

Each of our courses ends with a multiple-choice test to measure your knowledge of the material.

This GDPR Training for Management course concludes with a 20 question multiple-choice test with a printable certificate. In addition, brief in-course questionnaires guide the user through the sections of the training and are designed to reinforce learning and ensure maximum user engagement throughout.

As well as printable user certificates, training progress and results are all stored centrally in your LMS (Learning Management System) and can be accessed any time to reprint certificates, check and set pass marks and act as proof of a commitment to ongoing legal compliance.

What does my certificate include?

Your GDPR Training for Management Certificate includes your name, company name (if applicable), name of course taken, pass percentage, date of completion, expiry date and stamps of approval or accreditations by recognised authorities.

Please note if you are using our course content via SCORM in a third party LMS then we are unable to provide certificates and you will need to generate these in your host LMS yourself.

GDPR for Management Certificate

218 real user reviews

4.4 out of 5
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I'm glad I was required to listen to the training, otherwise I might not have done. You think you know it, but having it explained in a clear and precise way was not only confirming, but gave more depth and insight. It was very clear and precise and kept my interest with the right amount of changing between the speaker and images, and the speed at which they were delivered was just right. The length was just right too, I would not like it to be any longer. Thank you

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Very clearly written in simple English with realistic examples. Made something that seemed very complex easy to understand and interpret.

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I thought this was very useful, kept to the relevant information, it was presented in a clear and easily understandable way.

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Very informative and pertinent to my work

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Again, an area always developing to protect individuals which is good and need to be kept informed or up to date with changes.

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explains in a simple understandable format the impacts and consequences of personal data, and how we should approach personal data handling

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Pretty much the same as the GDPR essentials training

Why is this training important?

COMPLIANCE

It's important that you comply with the law and know the ways in which it affects you and the way you work.

The aim of the GDPR is to protect all EU citizens from privacy and data breaches in an increasingly data-driven world that is vastly different from the time in which the 1995 directive was established. Although the key principles of data privacy still hold true to the previous directive, many changes have been proposed to the regulatory policies

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