Data Protection Essentials - Study Live Online

Study Live Online from the comfort of your home or office on this introductory data protection programme, run over two half-day sessions on 30th Jan (Mon) & 6th Feb (Mon).

Designed for those who need a basic understanding of data protection rights and responsibilities in Ireland. It covers the fundamental issues contained within the Data Protection Acts, which have a legislative impact upon all organisations and provides information on how to achieve compliance.

Course content is devised by the Irish Computer Society and delivered online through our partners at Athena College Ireland.

This programme equips you to:

Be fully aware of the need for data protection legislation in Ireland
Understand Ireland’s Data Protection laws
Interpret and apply Ireland’s Data Protection Acts in your own business environment
Programme syllabus overview
The syllabus encourages the recognition of data protection legislation as one safeguard relating to personal information whilst at the same time recognising the legitimate needs of business and organisations to process such information. The syllabus comprises the following core topics:

Why Data Protection?
Fundamental Definitions
Data Controller’s Obligations
Individual Rights
Regulation and Enforcement
Who is this course designed for?
This course is suited for employees who are in regular contact with client or employee personal information, including:

Customer support and call Centre
Human resources staff
Legal secretaries
Health sector administration staff
Financial services sales and administration
Accounts personnel
Line managers in admin, sales, marketing and HR
Database administrators and document management staff
Early Bird Price – €445

Normal Price – €495

Group Discount available on request