General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

About the Course

The implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is now, and not the 25th May 2018. You must have procedures in place before this date. This is a classroom-based practical course, instructor led, that will be of considerable benefit to Business owners, HR Managers, IT Specialists, DPO’s and all areas of business that collect and retain personal information on their customers, or third parties.

Requirements   Open to all individuals who are dealing with personal data in the workplace
Duration  1 day

 Thursday, 22nd February
 Thursday, 8th March
 Thursday, 22nd March
 Thursday, 12th April 
 Thursday, 10th May

Fees  €85.00


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Course Outline

The Course will bring participants up to date on existing Data Protection legislation, and will provide a comprehensive overview of the very significant changes that will impact businesses when GDPR is enforced in May 2018.

  • Provide a toolkit of resources, including a personalised Data Protection Audit template, that can be tailored for use by each participant for Data Audits
  • The course will provide participants with knowledge and skills to help raise staff awareness of their obligations under GDPR
  • The course is interactive and interesting, entirely relevant, and will deliver the information needed to enable participants identify areas for action to ensure timely compliance with GDPR
  • Learn about Data Protection rights of individuals and the obligations of business to protect these rights
  • The key principle of customer consent, and how this will change under the new GDPR
  • Explanation of penalties and sanctions to business for non-compliance with GDPR
  • Consideration of Transport-specific Data Protection considerations - Tachograph and CCTV, and the obligations of employers to ensure compliance in these areas

Delivery of Class

In-class training day in CILT Head Quarter Offices in 1 Fitzwilliam Place. The course will compromise of lectures, case studies and group discussion around potential issues.


CILT certificate of completion.