Bedfordshire Chamber Training

Data Protection & GDPR Course

Data Protection & GDPR

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This Data Protection & GDPR Course learning outcomes include; Understand your Data Protection responsibilities and how GDPR is used to protect confidential or sensitive information. This course explains Data Processing compliance, and the formal roles of the ICO, Data Controller, Data Processor and the Data Protection Officer (DPO).
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Organisations, Groups and Businesses training 25 or more people with this course pay £15 per person.

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Showing 10 of the 12 included eLearning lessons in this course. The whole course takes on average 23 minutes

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We describe how legislation uses The 7 Key Principles of Data Protection to protect confidentiality and avoid the misuse of data. We explore common examples of misuse with explanation.

Learn about the role of the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), and the penalties available for non-compliance. We describe how the Data Protection Policy is a key element of GDPR, and the role of the Data Protection Officer (DPO).

We discuss the The 8 Rights of Individuals under GDPR, and how every person has certain rights on how their data is held, stored and used.

Learn about how data security is used to exclude confidential or sensitive information so that it can be shared without compromising another person’s data.

We explain the responsibilities of Data Processors and Data Controllers including the 6 core reasons for data processing at work.

Understand the special considerations needed when processing children’s data due to children and young people being at higher risk of being abused and because they find it harder to understand and weigh up risks when they are providing consent.

Learn how to deal with challenges around data access permissions, including Freedom of Information (FOI) Requests for information which is held by public bodies that may have a public interest.

We explain an individual's “Right of Access” to their own information including their expectations for timescales and exceptions.

We talk about some of the common ways that data breaches can occur, including during individual day-to-day activity and what action must be taken when a breach is identified.

Understand how to obtain appropriate consent where required from data subjects, and the methods for obtaining consent from legally appointed guardians where the data subject may lack the capacity to do so, to ensure data security and comply with the principles of the Data Protection Act.

All trainees receive a globally recognized & subject informative Certificate of Completion as proof of successfully completing the training. Certificates are permanently stored in your account, always accessible online, and downloadable in PDF format too.

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Level 2
Data Protection & GDPR Course

This online course includes all of the 12 lessons above. It is designed to develop the trainees Data Protection & GDPR skills for health and safety compliance in the workplace, providing valuable real-world learning outcomes at a high speed. It's used by individuals, groups and businesses to train their workforce across industries including Education & Schools, Manufacturing & Engineering, Offices & Business Services, Retail, Digital Services & Design, Government & Institution, Charities & NGO, Oil, Gas & Mining, Travel & Leisure, Care Homes & Domiciliary Care, Hospital Recruitment, Logistics & Maritime, among others.

Provided by Bedfordshire Chamber Training based in Luton & Bedfordshire, it's accessible at anytime online from an internet connected device at work or home, such as a computer, tablet or smart phone. Teams have access to a highly rated LMS and all successfully completing trainees achieve a Certificate of Completion.

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Data Protection & GDPR eLearning

Learn how the Data Protection Act (DPA) and the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) apply to all businesses and organisations that handle personal data, to protect confidential or sensitive information, under the UK GDPR.

We explain who regulates data protection, the responsibilities of the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) and the defined roles: Data Processors, Data Controllers and the Data Protection Officer (DPO).

We explore the common examples of data misuse and how day-to-day individual activity can contribute to a cyber security data breach, and action to be taken when a data breach is identified.

We explain Data Subject Rights under GDPR including the right to be forgotten and access rights under the Freedom of Information (FOI), the timescales required and exceptions. Understand the lawful grounds for fair and transparent data processing of personal information and purpose limitations including legal compliance, public interests and vital interests.

Learn who can give consent for others, and the need for special considerations when processing children's data. Understand the processes used to exclude information from documentation provided, known as Data Redaction.

This course is suitable for all staff with no previous knowledge required.

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