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A practical Guide to GDPR

As well as providing comprehensive information about the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), this course also includes thought-provoking practical scenarios that will help organisations ensure their data and processes comply with GDPR requirements.

Course description
The GDPR encompasses any personal data that is stored and processed on a standalone computer, a network server, a mobile phone, in the Cloud or as handwritten notes.

This course outlines key elements of the General Data Protection Regulation in an organisational setting and will help you to understand:

  • what personal data is and how it is used
  • why there is a need for change in data protection
  • the new GDPR
  • new legal requirements
  • data maps
  • Impact Assessments
  • disposing of data and recycling
  • new rights for ‘data subjects’
  • promoting good practice

The course concludes with ten thought-provoking practical scenarios that cover issues such as Confidential Waste, Data Storage, CCTV, encrypted emails and managing visitors and provides possible solutions to those issues.