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DATA PROTECTION ACT 2018/GDPR
(BCS Update/Conversion syllabus; 2 days)

The update/conversion BCS Data Protection Practitioner syllabus is timetabled for two days with the 1hr exam at the end of the second day. The objective is to ensure a data protection officer who already has the BCS DPA Practitioner Certificate has an understanding of the main changes to the new Data Protection regime. 

The content UPDATE/CONVERSION COURSE is as follows:

Day 1
(am)

The structure of the DP Bill and the GDPR. Changes to definitions (personal data, processor, controller, consent conditions and consent of a child etc). Processing that does not require identification
Impact of Law Enforcement elements of the Bill. Territorial scope, one-stop shop and jurisdiction. Interaction with the Directive on Security of Network and Information Systems. Special categories of personal data (Article 9 and Schedule 1)..

Day 1
(pm)

The legal basis for the processing of personal data (including special personal data). The seven data protection principles of the Applied GDPR: (transparency, Accountability, security, incompatibility) and the main changes from the Data Protection Act 1998. Transfers of personal data outside EU, DPIA and Data Protection by Design, role of Data Protection Officer. Data Breach Reporting. Changes to the controller/processor relationship. How exemptions work.

Day 1
(evening)

Revision exercises to be done at home.

Day 2
(am)

Data Subject Rights, restrictions on rights or obligations for specific circumstances, Records of processing activities, Powers of the Supervisory Authority and enforcement regime.

Day 2
(pm)

Revision period and exercises
BCS Exam from 4.00-5.00

Follow the link about the UPDATE/CONVERSION DATA PROTECTION PRACTITIONER COURSE.

The fee for the course is £1,080+VAT per delegate for two days of training and mock exam; this includes the exam fee which we collect for BCS. You can book multiple delegates for the same course in one booking

Which CONVERSION DATA PROTECTION PRACTITIONER COURSE do you want to book

Date of course Location Price (ex VAT) Online booking
9th & 10th January London £1,080.00 Book
19th & 20th March London £1,080.00 Book

The next Update/Conversion will be advertised as soon as the above courses finish; alternatively if you want more information or to book now please use the booking form  in the course brochure the contact us facility

If you or not sure whether you want the DATA PROTECTION FOUNDATION QUALIFICATION or the DATA PROTECTION PRACTITIONER QUALIFICATION please use the contact us facility.

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