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Data Protection in the Workplace

This is a Virtual Course

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It is vital that those who collect and use personal data maintain the confidence of those who are asked to provide it. The Data Protection Act 2008 provides a means to ensure confidence is maintained. The aim of this course is to provide an overview of the benefits and legal requirements in adopting Data Protection principles in the workplace.

On completion of this Virtual College course learners will be able to:

  • Explain the 8 principles of the Data Protection Act
  • Describe what these principles mean to you in your role
  • Explain what subject access requests are and how they should be dealt with

Description

Lesson Plan

This course covers the following subject areas:

  • Welcome and Learning
  • Objectives
  • Overview Duties
  • Access Rights and Requests
  • Summary

Accreditation The content of this Virtual College course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

Certification

On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.

Duration

Approximately 2 - 3 hours. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like, and there is no limit on how long you can take to do the course.

Target Audience

The aim of this course is to provide an overview of the benefits and legal requirements in adopting Data Protection principles in the workplace.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course

Interview Process

There are no specific entry requirements for this course

Questions & Answers

Does the course lead to a qualification?

On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.

This is a virtual course. You can view more details, or purchase the course online.

Course details

  • Attendance: Virtual Course
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Hours per week: Flexible
  • Days: Flexible
  • Start Time: Flexible
  • End Time: Flexible
  • Duration: Flexible
  • Course Fees: £30 + VAT (discounts for block bookings) No fee remission available on this course
  • Venue: E Learning - Online learning -You can do your course from home or work
  • Faculty: .
  • Department Manager: .

Qualifications

  • Level:
  • Qualification Name: Data Protection in the Workplace
  • Awarding Body: The content of this Virtual College course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

Contact Information

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This is a virtual course. You can view more details, or purchase the course online.

You can also download a printable application form (PDF 209KB).

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