Carmichael Ireland – General Data Protection Regulation (eLearning)

Carmichael Ireland is a registered charity. It is offering The General Data Protection Regulation course – Level 1’ – aimed at staff, supervisors and line managers working in data handling related positions.

Course Structure:
The course is divided into seven component parts and takes approximately 1 hour to complete. Practical templates are provided with course topics. Participants should allow for additional time to fully complete the practical work associated with the final lessons in the course. Topics are self-contained to facilitate micro-learning for the time conscious participant.

  1. Introduction to the GDPR
    This introductory lesson will help you to familiarise yourself with what the General Data Protection Regulation is and who the Regulation applies to. It also provides you with an opportunity to learn about the Data Protection Principles that organisations must adhere if they are to comply with the GDPR when processing personal data.
  2. Key Data Protection Terminology
    Defining what we mean by the terms ‘Data Subject, ‘Data Controller’, ‘Data Processor’, ‘Data Processing’ and ‘Supervisory Authority’.
  3. Strengthening the Rights of Individuals
    This lesson provides you with an overview of the privacy rights of individuals and the compliance implications of the GDPR.
  4. The Principle of Accountability
    The Accountability Principle is highly significant, as it compels organisations to demonstrate how they are complying with the data protection principles contained in the GDPR. How organisations demonstrate or evidence compliance will reflect the nature of their activities and organisation size. But irrespective of how large an organisation is, accountability for and transparency in the processing of personal data is a must!
  5. Complying with the GDPR
    Building on what we learned about the rights of individuals in Lesson 3, in this lesson we look at some of the practical ways in which the GDPR may impact on staff (or volunteers) in their day-to-day work. It also provides participants with a quick summary of the actions that should be taken in advance of May 2018 to ensure GDPR compliance.
  6. Keeping Data Secure – Personal Top Tips
    In this lesson of the Level 1 – GDPR course, we take a quick look at some of the things we can each do, to help keep personal data secure in our organisations.
  7. Course Assessment
    Upon successful completion of the final course assessment each participant will be able to independently download a Certificate of Course Completion.

Fees: €36.90

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