Become familiar with the concepts and requirements of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This course will help you learn the basic elements of implementing and managing a compliance framework in terms of protecting personal data. Learning objectives: Understand the General Data Protection Regulation requirements and the fundamental principles of privacy Understand the obligations, roles and responsibilities of the Data Protection Officer Understand the concepts, approaches, methods and techniques to effectively participate in the implementation process of a compliance framework with regard to the protection of personal data

GDPR Foundation

Why should you attend?

The GDPR Foundation training enables you to learn the basic elements to implement and manage a compliance framework with regard to the protection of personal data. During this training course, you will be able to understand the fundamental privacy principles and become familiar with the role of the Data Protection Officer.

After completing this course, you can sit for the exam and apply for a Certified GDPR Foundation credential. A Foundation Certificate shows that you have understood the fundamental methodologies, requirements, framework and management approach.

Who should attend?

  • Individuals involved in Personal Data Protection and Information Security
  • Individuals seeking to gain knowledge about the main privacy principles
  • Individuals interested to pursue a career in Data Protection

Learning objectives

  • Understand the General Data Protection Regulation requirements and the fundamental principles of privacy
  • Understand the obligations, roles and responsibilities of the Data Protection Officer
  • Understand the concepts, approaches, methods and techniques to effectively participate in the implementation process of a compliance framework with regard to the protection of personal data

Educational approach

  • Lecture sessions are illustrated with practical questions and examples
  • Practical exercises include examples and discussions
  • Practice tests are similar to the Certification Exam

Prerequisites

None

Course agenda

Day 1: Introduction to GDPR and Data Protection Principles

Day 2: The General Data Protection Regulation requirements and Certification Exam

Examination

The Certified GDPR Foundation exam fully meets the requirements of the Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competence domains:

Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDRP)

Domain 2: General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The Certified GDPR Foundation exam is available in several languages.

For more information about exam details, please visit Examination Rules and Policies.

Certification

Upon the successful completion of the exam, you can apply for the credential Certified GDPR Foundation. For more information about Data Protection Certifications and the PECB certification process, please refer to the Certification Rules and Policies.

The requirements for the Foundation Certification are:

Credential

Exam

Professional experience

DPMS project experience

Other requirements

Certified GDPR Foundation

Certified GDPR Foundation exam or equivalent

None

None

Signing the Code of Ethics

General Information

  • Certification fees are included on the exam price.
  • Training material containing over 200 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed
  • A participation certificate of 14 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued
  • In case of exam failure, you can retake the exam within 12 months for free