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The Certified Data Protection Officer training course enables you to develop the necessary knowledge, skills and competence to effectively implement and manage a compliance framework with regard to the protection of personal data.

The Certified Data Protection Officer training course enables you to develop the necessary knowledge, skills and competence to effectively implement and manage a compliance framework with regard to the protection of personal data.

After mastering all the necessary concepts of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you can sit for the exam and apply for a "PECB Certified Data Protection Officer" credential. By holding a PECB Certified Data Protection Officer Certificate, you will demonstrate that you thoroughly understand the gap between the General Data Protection Regulation and the current organizational processes including: privacy policies, procedures, working instructions, consent forms, data protection impact assessments, in order to associate organizations in the adoption process to the new regulation.

After mastering all the necessary concepts of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you can sit for the exam and apply for a "PECB Certified Data Protection Officer" credential. By holding a PECB Certified Data Protection Officer Certificate, you will demonstrate that you thoroughly understand the gap between the General Data Protection Regulation and the current organizational processes including: privacy policies, procedures, working instructions, consent forms, data protection impact assessments, in order to associate organizations in the adoption process to the new regulation.

  • Understand the history of personal data protection in Europe
  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the concepts and approaches required for the effective alignment with the General Data Protection Regulation
  • Understand the new requirements that the General Data Protection Regulation brings for EU organizations and non-EU organizations and when it is necessary to implement them
  • Acquire the necessary expertise to support an organization in assessing the implementation of these new requirements
  • Learn how to manage a team implementing the GDPR
  • Gain the knowledge and skills required to advise organizations how to manage personal data
  • Acquire the expertise for analysis and decision making in the context of personal data protection
  • Understand the history of personal data protection in Europe
  • Understand the history of personal data protection in Europe
  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the concepts and approaches required for the effective alignment with the General Data Protection Regulation
  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the concepts and approaches required for the effective alignment with the General Data Protection Regulation
  • Understand the new requirements that the General Data Protection Regulation brings for EU organizations and non-EU organizations and when it is necessary to implement them
  • Understand the new requirements that the General Data Protection Regulation brings for EU organizations and non-EU organizations and when it is necessary to implement them
  • Acquire the necessary expertise to support an organization in assessing the implementation of these new requirements
  • Acquire the necessary expertise to support an organization in assessing the implementation of these new requirements
  • Learn how to manage a team implementing the GDPR
  • Learn how to manage a team implementing the GDPR
  • Gain the knowledge and skills required to advise organizations how to manage personal data
  • Gain the knowledge and skills required to advise organizations how to manage personal data
  • Acquire the expertise for analysis and decision making in the context of personal data protection
  • Acquire the expertise for analysis and decision making in the context of personal data protection

    Cost

    $3,982.50 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 15%.

    Duration:

    5 Days

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    Prices have changed from 1 March 2018. Information may change without notice.

    Delivery Method

    Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Contact hours are between 9am to 4pm.

    Audience

    • Project managers or consultants wanting to prepare and to support an organization in the implementation of the new procedures and adoption of the new requisites presented in the GDPR, which will come into force and effect by the 25th May 2018
    • DPO and Senior Managers responsible for the personal data protection of an enterprise and the management of its risks
    • Members of an information security, incident management and business continuity team
    • Expert advisors in security of personal data
    • Technical experts and compliance experts wanting to prepare for a Data Protection Officer job
  • Project managers or consultants wanting to prepare and to support an organization in the implementation of the new procedures and adoption of the new requisites presented in the GDPR, which will come into force and effect by the 25th May 2018
  • Project managers or consultants wanting to prepare and to support an organizati

    Pre-Requisites

    A fundamental understanding of the GDPR and primary knowledge of the present data protection legal requirements.

    A fundamental understanding of the GDPR and primary knowledge of the present data protection legal requirements. end tab-content

    Course Outline / Curriculum

    Day 1: Introduction to the GDPR and initiation of the GDPR Compliance

    Day 2: Plan the implementation of the GDPR

    Day 3: Deploying the GDPR

    Day 4: Monitoring and continuous improvement of GDPR compliance

    Day 5: Certification Exam

    Day 1: Introduction to the GDPR and initiation of the GDPR Compliance

    Day 1: Day 1: Introduction to the GDPR and initiation of the GDPR Compliance

    Day 2: Plan the implementation of the GDPR

    Day 2: Day 2: Plan the implementation of the GDPR

    Day 3: Deploying the GDPR

    Day 3: Day 3: Deploying the GDPR

    Day 4: Monitoring and continuous improvement of GDPR compliance

    Day 4: Day 4: Monitoring and continuous improvement of GDPR compliance

    Day 5: Certification Exam

    Day 5: Day 5: Certification Exam end tab-content

    Schedule Dates and Booking

    To apply for a booking, click on the relevant "Book Now" button below.
    Note: places are only fully secured once payment has been made.

    Start Date Duration  
    Mon 28 May 2018 5 Days
    Mon 27 Aug 2018 5 Days