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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for Local Authorities

Understand the GDPR legislation and ensure you are compliant in your line of work.

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About this course

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), in force since 25th May 2018, public and private organisations are required to meet a very high standard in how they collect, use and protect personal data.

Learn how this applies to you and your team.

Course Syllabus

Key learning points:

  • GDPR and what it means for you,
  • Accountability,
  • The need to carry out a “review and enhance” analysis of all current or envisaged processing in line with GDPR,
  • Understanding personal privacy rights,
  • How access requests will change,
  • What “legal basis” means in relation to collection and processing of data,
  • Using customer’s consent as a ground for processing data,
  • Processing Children’s Data,
  • Reporting Data Breaches,
  • New security breach Notifications,
  • Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs) and Data Protection by Design and Default,
  • The Right to erasure (otherwise known as the right to be forgotten),
  • Data Portability.

Your Trainer – Susie Shine

Solicitor and Director of Training

Susie Shine is a solicitor, and Director of Training with La Touche Training. Susie has been working with La Touche Training since 2008 and has overall responsibility for design, development,...

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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for Local Authorities