GDPR Foundation (Accredited)

Mustafa Ahmed

GDPR Foundation (Accredited)

The one-day accredited EU General Data Protection Regulation Foundation by the GCHQ is a classroom course provides a complete introduction to the EU GDPR and an overview of the key implementation and compliance activities required to achieve continuous compliance.

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Delivered by a trusted information security compliance manager trained to ISO 27001, this training session is built on the foundations of extensive practical experience gained advising on compliance with data privacy laws and related information security standards such as ISO 27001. Delegates who pass the optional exam are awarded accreditation from the GCHQ.To get certified, delegates must take the EU General Data Protection Regulation Foundation (EU GDPR F) examination at the end of the course – A 60-minute, closed book examination, comprising of 45 multiple-choice questions. The exam is approved by British Government agency, the GCHQ. Participants must achieve a minimum 65% pass mark to achieve certification. 


  • Comprehensive documentation (digital copy provided as PDF file)
  • Certificate of attendance
  • EU GDPR pocket guide
  • Professional training venue with lunch and refreshments

Aimed at: Managers who are already involved in data protection with either an information security or data protection background. Individuals with little experience, but who wish to enter the field of data protection with a professional qualification.Ideal for:

  • Information Security Professionals
  • Compliance Officers
  • Risk Managers
  • Privacy Managers
  • IT Security Professional

Duration: 1-day 09:00 - 17:00 (Delegates are invited to arrive no later than 08:45 for a prompt start)


This course is open to anyone interested in data protection - there are no prerequisites.


Mustafa Ahmed is a trusted information security compliance manager trained to ISO 27001 Lead Auditor (IRCA) standards with proven integrity and experience in the industry. Currently committed to progressing to accreditations such as ISO9001, PCI DSS v3.0, risk assessment & control, business continuity BS 25999 and Data Protection. An extensive career in IT and security compliance has provided an exceptional understanding of business systems and a valuable insight into best working practices.

29 November 2017
09:00 - 17:00
08 Hill Street Executive Offices,-2.105761,15z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x4c5575591a3853d3!8m2!3d49.183421!4d-2.105761

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