GDPR / Data Protection Essentials

GDPR Data Protection

1 Day Course, delivered by The Irish Computer Society

Venue: Clayton Hotel, Silver Springs, Tivoli, Cork

Date: 17th May 2018 (Thu)

Price: €595.00

This one-day introductory-level programme will help you ensure your organisation is compliant with current legislation and identify the steps you need to take to prepare for the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Who should attend

This course is suited for employees who are in regular contact with client or employee personal information, including:

  • School Administrators
  • Customer support and call centre teams
  • Human resources staff
  • Legal secretaries
  • Health sector administration staff
  • Financial services sales and administration
  • Accounts personnel
  • Line managers in admin, sales, marketing and HR
  • Database administrators and document management staff

Data Protection

The syllabus encourages the recognition of GDPR legislation as one particular safeguard relating to personal information whilst at the same time recognising the legitimate needs of business and organisations to process such information. The syllabus comprises the following core topics:

1.An overview of current Data Protection Legislation

  • Rationale for GDPR
  • Legal Framework
  • Definitions and Key terms
  • The Principles of Data Protection
  • Data Controller & Data Processor obligations
  • Individual rights
  • The Data Protection Commissioner and enforcement

2.GDPR – what needs to be done

  • GDPR – The key changes
  • Planning for GDPR – 6 Steps To Heaven