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Data Protection Fundamentals

4.6 out of 5 rating

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1 Days

6 CPD hours

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Data Protection Fundamentals, running due to demand with the announcement of the 3-day Data Protection Practitioner. The one day-class (split over two half days based on feedback). This introductory-level programme will help you ensure your teams can identify and are compliant with their data protection tasks under the relevant data protections acts. This course is also relevant to UK laws post Brexit. At the end of this course the delegate will be better aware of the need for data protection, understand the data protection laws and how they can be interpreted and apply to your business environment.

What is Data Protection? ? Background & Development Privacy development as a human right Data protection development as a human right (somewhat close to privacy, but a separate & distinct right). How & when did data protection begin, and how has it since developed? (For example, the first national data protection law was in Germany in 1970; the first international law was Convention 108 of the Council of Europe in 1981. And the current main EU data protection law is the GDPR.) Key GDPR definitions ? the actual meanings of which are too often misunderstood, e.g.: Personal Data Processing Data Subject Controller Processor Data Breach Obligations of Data Controllers and Data Processors ? what are their duties? In particular the GDPR Article 5 principles: Lawfulness, Fairness and Transparency Purpose Limitation Data Minimisation Accuracy Storage Limitation Integrity and Confidentiality Rights of individuals ? primarily: Accessing Data Rectification of Data Erasure of Data (?right to be forgotten?) Restriction of Processing Data Portability Right to Object Right to Complain Right to Compensation Enforcement of the GDPR and other Data Protection laws Supervisory Authorities (e.g., Ireland?s Data Protection Commission) Their tasks and authorities to investigate and enforce data protection
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Nexus Humans Data Protection Fundamentals training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

While we feel this is the best course for the Data Protection Fundamentals course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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