GDPR training for recruiters

Introduction to GDPR Training for Recruiters

GDPR Training for Recruiters covers the fundamentals of GDPR recruitment and offers special guidance for all the organisations which need to be compliant during the hiring process.

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  • 12 months access
  • Certificate on completion
  • Proven eLearning platform
  • Optimised for mobile devices and desktop
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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies to common business processes performed every day. One of them is recruitment, under the category of people management.

 Each organisation must ensure that they are following the GDPR hiring principles and their GDPR candidate data are processed according to the law. The whole process of recruitment and selection involves handling and storing personal data. The recruiter and employee must know their obligations and rights. 

 With real-life examples and an interactive format you will easily learn how to apply the GDPR principles in the recruitment process. 

Who should take the Introduction to GDPR Training for Recruiters?

This training is recommended to all the organisations and individuals that are dealing with any type of recruitment and HR services. 

Course Agenda

Text and Image Screen: Learn about the GDPR.
Interactive Screen: Why is the GDPR a game changer? New rights for data subjects. Defining personal data. Aligning EU regulations. Fines and Penalties. Global Reach.
Text and Image Screen: Examples of personal data.
Text and Image Screen: Examples of what does it mean to 'process' personal data?
Interactive Screen: Principles of data protection.
Knowledge Checks: Test your knowledge from real-life examples.

Interactive Screen: Roles outlined in the GDPR. Data Subject. Data Controller. Data Processor. Data Protection Authority.
Interactive Screen: Understanding the rights of data subjects.
Text and Image Screen: What to include in a privacy notice/policy and how to present the information on your website.
Text and Image Screen: The role and powers of Data Protection Authority (DPA).
Knowledge Checks: Test your knowledge from real-life recruitment environment examples.

Text and Image Screen: Your privacy point person. Data protection officer (DPO).
Text and Image Screen: Data privacy by design in your projects.
Text and Image Screen: Sending personal data internationally.
Text and Image Screen: Data protection in contracts (EU SCC and UK IDTA).
Text and Image Screen: Prevention of data breaches.
Interactive Screen: Guidance and recommendations for recruitment agencies how to handle interviews and CVs; how to source candidates from online sources; how to handle candidate enquires and rejection notices.

Formal assessment with 13 questions. A score of above 75% is required to pass the course and receive a certificate.