GDPR Online Training Course
GDPR – Why you must be compliant
On the 25th May 2018 the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) superseded the UK Data Protection Act 1998. It expands on individuals’ rights to control how their personal data is collected and processed, and places new obligations on data controllers and processors to be more accountable for data protection.
GDPR applies to all EU organisations that collect, store or process the personal data of individuals residing within the EU as well as, organisations based outside the EU that offer goods or services to EU residents, monitor their behaviour or process their personal data.
There are many changes brought about by the introduction of GDPR. The key changes are:
- Consent – the request for consent must be given in an intelligible and easily accessible form.
- Breach Notification – where a data breach is likely to result in a risk for the rights and freedoms of individuals, they must be notified along with the ICO, within 72 hours.
- Right to Access – data subjects have the right to find out if their data is being processed, where it is processed and for what purpose.
- Right to be Forgotten – data subjects have the right to request data held about them is erased or halt the processing of that data.
- Data Portability – data subjects have the right to receive personal data concerning them and to transmit that data securely to another data controller.
- Data Protection Officers – a data protection officer is mandatory for controllers and processors whose core activities consist of processing operations which require regular and systematic monitoring of data subjects on a large scale or of special categories of data or data relating to criminal convictions and offences.
The consequences of not abiding by GDPR have increased from those associated with the Data Protection Act. They fall into two classifications:
- Less severe breaches – Maximum fine is £10 million or 2% of a company’s annual revenue, whichever is greater.
- More severe breaches – Maximum fine is €20 million or 4% of a company’s annual revenue, whichever is greater.
GDPR online training
GDPR awareness training should be aimed at all people across the business to give them a basic understanding of the regulations .
Our GDPR aware online training course is designed to make your learning experience as easy as possible.
The course provides you and your staff with key facts about the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation.
More importantly, it also provides your company with a complete online audit trail as standard, so you know who has completed the training and passed the test.
So why risk a substantial fine, when you could get your business up-to-date and ready, right now?
All our e-learning training courses are just £25 + VAT – book online today!
Provide your staff with the knowledge needed to satisfy your training requirements and mitigate the risks you currently face.
OUR GDPR Online TRAINING COURSES
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WHY CHOOSE US?
Staff awareness forms a large part of the regulation. That’s why you need to arm yourself and your staff with the information they need to make significant strides towards compliance.
We offer the vital staff training and awareness through our platform that employees and individuals can access their training as many times as they like from anywhere at anytime. Individuals learning preferences are very different, so whether you prefer “classroom”, “learning on the go” or simply “learning at your own pace” we can facilitate for this.
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