GDPR and Cyber Essentials Masterclass

Contact details

Skills Team
E: professionalservices@gmchamber.co.uk
T: 0161 393 4321

Location

Chamber Space
Elliot House
151 Deansgate
M3 3WD
Manchester City Centre

This compliance programme will help you and your organisation get ready for the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and ensure you have the basic security measures, that are not complex to implement, to provide protection against many common cyber-attacks.

Registration no longer available

Details

The course will look into how existing security measures might be sufficient for the implementation of GDPR and what changes your organisation will need to action.

After this masterclass you will have the knowledge to understand and apply the necessary rules and regulations start to build towards compliance.

This in-depth, interactive half-day Masterclass will cover the following:

  • How data protection law applies to your organisation.
  • Recording what personal data you hold, where it came from and who you share it with.
  • Reviewing your current privacy notices and planning out any necessary changes in time for GDPR implementation.
  • The requirements to keep data secure, and how to meet requirements.
  • Updating your procedures and planning how you will handle requests within the new timescales and provide any additional information.
  • Examining the types of data processing you carry out and identifying your legal basis for carrying it out and document it.
  • Reviewing how you are seeking, obtaining and recording consent and whether you need to make any changes.
  • Establishing the correct procedures to detect, report and investigate a personal data breach.
  • Designating a Data Protection Officer, if required, or someone to take responsibility for data protection compliance and assess where this role will sit within your organisation’s structure and governance arrangements.
  • The restrictions on sending personal data abroad
  • Fines for breaches and loss as well as for non-compliance with the law
  • Staff training, awareness and competence testing
  • The legal requirements for gathering information for marketing, including an introduction to the use of opt-out and opt-in clauses

The course is suitable for anyone who wants to understand more about GDPR regulations and cyber security. No prior understanding is required but a basic knowledge would be beneficial.

Itinerary

Start: 9.30am Close: 1.00pm

Who is this suitable for?

The course is suitable for anyone who wants to understand more about GDPR regulations and cyber security. No prior understanding is required but a basic knowledge would be beneficial.

Price

Standard: £160.00 + VAT

Member: £115.00 + VAT