Data Protection Practitioner (GDPR) course

CPD Certified – £779.00

  • 18th October 2022
    9:00am - 5:00pm

  • 19th October 2022
    9:00am - 5:00pm


Digital Jersey Hub

Continue your learning with this in depth course, covering the major elements of data protection and GDPR. Tickets to register an interest

About this event

This course will give you a detailed understanding of:

  1. Data Subject Access requests and exemptions
  2. Data Breach policies and response
  3. The role of the Supervisory Authorities, their powers and sanctions
  4. Data Protection Impact Assessments, when they are needed and how to do them

The laws covered will be

  1. General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
  2. Data Protection(Jersey) Law 2018
  3. DPA2018 (UK)

Any differences between the laws will be pointed out and explained

We start with a very brief recap of the GDPR, Principles, Data Subject Rights, Data transfers and general compliance.

This is a two day course, packed with information to give you a real practical approach to Data Protection compliance.

Once the course is completed you will:

Day 1

  • Understand the context of GDPR amongst EU law.
  • Understand the consequences of non-compliance with the GDPR.
  • Understand the main legislation dealing with data breaches.
  • Understand the Data Protection Act 2018 exemptions and your role.
  • The role of DPO in upholding data subjects rights, in particular – confidentiality
  • The role & authority of the ICO
  • GDPR principles and the role of the DPO in enforcing them.
  • A roadmap to compliance and demonstrating compliance
  • The key GDPR principles of Subject Access
  • The legislative framework
  • Key court cases affecting DSARs
  • What is a reasonable search for data
  • What is Personal Data?
  • Filing systems
  • Manual Filing systems
  • Exemptions – when to use them
  • Refusing a DSAR
  • Meaning of – Manifestly unfounded, excessive and reasonable period
  • What to do if we refuse a DSAR
  • Exemptions you can use
  • ow to handle a DSAR

Day 2

  • Give you an understanding of the ethical and legal drivers behind Data Breach & GDPR.
  • Give you an insight to the principles behind GDPR.
  • Allow you to understand what a Data Breach is.
  • Make you aware of the process of determining when, who and why a Data Breach has occurred.
  • Teach you how to handle a Data Breach.
  • Identify main benefits and components of a data breach policy.
  • Understand the procedure for dealing with a data breach.
  • Understand the data collected and the demonstration of compliance by using the Propelfwd Data Breach Policy.
  • Role of the Supervisory Authority and Enforcement
  • Data Protection Impact Assessments

After each main topic there is a short exam with a required pass mark of 60%. The main topics are

This course will give you the knowledge and practical skills required to be an effective team member of any data privacy compliance department.

Subscribe to our newsletter and keep up to date with all things Digital Jersey 

Share this