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Data Protection and Privacy in practice: preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

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Data Protection and Privacy in practice: preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Date: No dates for this event.
Course duration: 1 day
Venue: Bob Allan Conference Centre, Saracen House, 139 Saracen Street, Glasgow, G22 5AZ
Costs: Members £195.00 / Non-Members £295.00

Who's it for and what's it about?

This full day course is aimed at all staff within housing associations and co-operatives whose working role requires them to gather, store and use personal data. The purpose of this course is to provide you with a practical, proportionate steps you can take to prepare for compliance in the workplace, dispelling the myths and hype surrounding GDPR along the way.

Course Content

  • The need for data privacy legislation and reform
  • Key concepts and principles
  • Main changes under the General Data Protection Regulation
  • Pragmatic Compliance:
    Governing framework
    The role of the Data Protection Officer
    Data audit, asset register and risk assessment
    Data collection, privacy notices and consent
    Data processing, sharing and disclosure
    Data quality
    Date retention and disposal
    Data security and breach management
    Organisational change & Privacy by Design
    Monitoring, auditing and recording compliance
    Integrating data privacy into "business as usual"

Trainer: Heather Jack