Data Protection and GDPR

Methods of Protecting Sensitive Data
CPD Certified Online Training Approved by Skills for Care

Data Protection and GDPR at a glance

  • 3-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 1 hour and 41 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • CPD time credit conformation
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
£24.95 + VAT

Sample Video: Data Protection Promo

Our Data Protection Course gives learners an insight into the regulations that cover the storage and security of data in the workplace. Keeping data safe is a legal requirement and the course covers these requirements to ensure that staff understand why and how we comply with the rules.

The course covers the eight data protection principles as well as other relevant data protection subjects allowing compliance for companies and employees.

Included in this course are the latest GDPR regulations 2018.

  • All industry sectors need data protection training
  • Financial sector
  • Medical staff
  • Self employed

This course comes with 3.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 1 hour and 41 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • Introduction
    • Introduction to Data Protection
    • Data protection
    • The Information Commissioners Office
    • The freedom of information act 2000
    • General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)
    • Privacy Shield
  • Data Protection
    • The data protection act 1998
    • Who holds personal information
    • Who has rights and obligations under the data protection act?
    • Myths and realities of data protection
    • Public Authorities and Freedom of information
    • Record keeping, Management and an individuals rights
  • The 8 Data Principles
    • Obligations and duties on data controllers the data protection principles
    • Data Principle 1 
    • Data Principle 2
    • Data Principle 3
    • Data Principle 4 
    • Data Principle 5
    • Data Principle 6 
    • Data Principle 7 
    • Data Principle 8 
  • SAR Request
    • What is a subject access request
    • What to do when you receive a request for subject access
  • Conducting privacy impact assessments code of practice - Data Protection Act
  • Data Protection Act 1998 download
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • High capacity lockable storage drive
  • Home Emergency Contact Sheet
  • Information on the EU Privacy Shield
  • Link to ICO Website
  • Link to our Concussion ad Brain injury course in association with Headway, a head injury charity
  • Lockable 8 gig USB stick on Amazon
  • Overview of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on the ICO website
  • Preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
  • SAR Request
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • The Department of Commerce for more information on the privacy shield
  • To share or not to share? The Information Governance Review
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
  • Workplace Accident Book
  • Workplace Emergency Contact Sheet

What People are Saying

“The course was clearly delivered in a way that was easy to understand”

- Christopher from Hampshire

“A very useful insight into the data protection and freedom of information acts. Delivered in a concise, easy to understand format with guidance on your understanding of the subject.”

- Vicki, Dentist from West Mildands