GDPR for Employees Online Training

GDPR for Employees Online Training
Start Date25th June 2018
Course CodeSS18-34
Full Fee
Duration1 day
Network Member Subsidised Fee€50.00
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Programme Overview

Any organisations that do business in the European Union or the European Economic Area (EEA) must comply with the GDPR. This GDPR Training for Employees course explains to all employees what the GDPR is, how it impacts them, and actions everyone should be taking when processing protected data

If you process or handle any customer data in your day to day work – this course is essential
Course Objectives and Learning Outcomes
  • To give participants an understanding of GDPR
  • To understand the Key Principles of GDPR and its definitions
  • To understand the Rights of individuals
  • To give clear guidance as to what Data Privacy Best Practices should be adopted
  • To understand how to deal with a Data Breach
Who should attend

If your Company gathers data from customers, it’s important that your people are compliant with the GDPR. This course is aimed at employees in organisation who handle, or have access to, personal protected data of citizens.

Course Content

Module 1 - Introduction to the Course

This module gives employees an overview of the course, why it’s important and what they can expect to learn on the course.


Module 2 – GDPR Overview

GDPR Overview

Key concepts of the GDPR

Key definitions & Fine, Penalties and Compensation

Module 3 – GDPR Key Principles Explained

Lawfulness, Fairness and Transparency

Purpose Limitation

Data Minimisation


Storage Limitation

Integrity and Confidentiality



Module 4 – The Rights of Individuals

Overview of Individual Rights

Right to be Informed

Right to Rectification

Right to Erasure

Right to Restrict Processing

Right to Data Portability

Right to Object

Right in Relation to Automated Decision Making and Profiling


Module 5 – GDPR in the workplace

How does the GDPR impact on the role of employees in the workplace

The Role of the Data Protection Officer

10 Employee Data Security Best Practices that should be adopted now

Module 6 – Summary and Assessment

  • At the end of the course is a 20 Question assessment.
  • The course has been approved by leading Data Protection Officers and a Barrister
  • The Course is CPD Certified