Our Specific Information Technology Course on GDPR and UK DPA for IT Staff and Professionals

This is a first of its kind in the UK. Our IT regulatory course has been specifically written to allow those individuals responsible for IT in organisations to understand, in detail, how the UK DPA 2018 and GDPR impacts them and their roles. It goes beyond the general requirements of the GDPR, etc, and deals directly with the issues facing IT staff allowing them to fully understand the specific requirements and responsibilities they have.

The course content includes:

  • Effects of the GDPR on Information Technology
  • The Role of an IT professional
  • The Role of a Data Protection Officer
  • Data Breaches
  • Dealing with Data issues
  • Data Security
  • Third Party Management
  • Privacy Impact Assessments
  • Business Resilience
  • State of the Art Technology
  • Hacker Attacks
  • Breach Planning
  • Tackling Data theft

Who Should Take This Course?

All individual staff members responsible for Information Technology within an organisation should undertake this specific training. It will provide them with detailed knowledge of their roles and responsibilities under the UK DPA and GDPR beyond the general level of awareness training available.

What Are Our Key Differentiators?

We can help you deliver courses that are engaging, informative, and test the learners’ knowledge and understanding. All of our courses are designed and regularly updated by Subject Matter Experts (SMEs), who are familiar with recognised Cyber Security best practices and the associated Legal and Regulatory requirements e.g. GDPR and UK DPA 2018

Your teams will be trained on your company’s Academy Learning Management System (LMS).

We can align with your brand guidelines, match logos, colour schemes and site URL. Combined with engaging content learners will get a feel for your company culture from the very start.

The LMS enables you to easily assign curses and training schedules to individuals an teams. Send reminders to those who have not started or finished training and see who has passed or failed courses.

High quality video content ensures learners are more engaged. A simplified layout allows for all staff to quickly take any course. If they are stuck, they can click the help button and our 24/7 support team will help them on their way. You can even add additional classroom notes for those who want more info.

Staff can take the course on a tablet, phone, or laptop providing for a learning strategy designed for the modern workplace. The player allows employees to resume the course where they last left it, so they can work at their own pace on any device.

At the simplest level we build a question bank from the content and test staff knowledge.

Your Academy will automatically provide company branded and accredited certificates to your staff on completion of training.

We provide updates via our quarterly News Bulletins, which help to ensure that content remains relevant; which in-turn helps your staff upskill and remain abreast of emerging threats, industry developments etc.