GDPR for managers

GDPR for Managers Online Training

GDPR for Managers training ensures that your management team are fully trained in the GDPR so that they can make informed decisions regarding personal data handling in their day-to-day role.

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  • 12 months access
  • Certificate on completion
  • Proven eLearning platform
  • Optimised for mobile devices and desktop
Training more than 500 people?

With the support of your Data Protection Officer or Privacy Point Person, your managers will have the appropriate level of knowledge required to uphold your privacy policies.

The GDPR for Managers online training is written specifically for those in management roles, particularly those in senior management who are likely to make decisions regarding the processing of personal data.

Learners will study the fundamentals of the GDPR, as well as in-depth information on roles and responsibilities and maintain a GDPR compliance programme.

GDPR for Managers requires an 80% pass rate in final assessment. Successful learners will receive a certificate of completion that is valid for one year. The course should be retaken annually to ensure your knowledge is up-to-date.

Who should take the GDPR for Managers online training?

The GDPR for Managers course is aimed at those in management roles within a business including senior management, board members and business owners. 

Course Agenda

What is the GDPR?
Why is the GDPR a game changer? New rights for data subjects.
Established businesses under GDPR. Examples.
Where the GDPR doesn't apply.
Examples of personal data.
Anonymised and pseudonymised data.
Examples of special categories of personal data.
What does it mean to 'process' personal data? Examples of data processing.
Scenario 1.

Different roles outlined in the GDPR.
What rights do Data Subjects have?
Privacy notices and policies. Informing Data Subjects of their rights.
How information should be presented in a privacy notice or privacy policy. policy.
Privacy policy techniques.
Scenario -

What is a lawful basis for processing? What it affects.
The Six Lawful Bases.
When to use consent as your lawful basis. What rights you need to provide Data Subjects when using consent.
Guidelines for using consent. Demonstrable.
When to use contract as your lawful basis.
When to use legal obligation as your lawful basis.
When to use vital interests as your lawful basis.
When to use public task as your lawful basis.
When to use legitimate interests as your lawful basis.
Legitimate Interests Assessment (LIA).
Documenting your lawful bases. Updating privacy policies, notices and processing activities.
: Examine the privacy notice and answer questions.

Data Protection Authority summary.

Data Protection Officer responsibilities. Maintaining standards. Liason for Data Protection Authority. Do I need a DPO? Systematic monitoring. Large-scale processing of special category data.
The DPO Jon. Qualifications. Task. Structure. Third Party Transfers.

Formal assessment with 28 questions. A score of 80% or above is required to pass the course and receive a certificate.