GDPR Essentials

GDPR Essentials
Start Date6th June 2018
Course CodeSS18-30
Full Fee
Duration1 day
Network Member Subsidised Fee€350.00
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Programme Overview

A one-day introductory-level programme to help ensure all your teams are compliant with current legislation and can identify their roles in maintaining GDPR compliancy.

An essential training to ensure GDPR awareness across all teams in your organisation.

Course Objectives and Learning Outcomes
  • Be better aware of the need for data protection legislation in Ireland
  • Understand data protection laws
  • Interpret and apply Ireland's data protection acts in your own business
Who should attend

Employees who are in regular contact with client or employee personal information, including: 

• Admin staff, customer support, HR, accounts, frontline staff
• Line managers in admin, sales, marketing and HR
• Database adminstrators and document management staff

Course Content

The syllabus will cover the rights of the individual balanced with the legitmate needs of business to process their information. Topics covered:

1. An overview of current Data Protection legislation

  • Rationale for Data Protection and legal frameworks
  • Definitions, key terms and principles
  • Data Controller & Data Processor obligations
  • Individual rights
  • Enforcement and the role of the Data Protection Commissioner


2. GDPR - what needs to be done

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