Privacy and Data Protection Practitioner Course
Explore the basics of the how-to become and effective and efficient DPO, discharging your role and dealing with executive management and SA, managing and maintaining compliance.
Who is it for?
The course is designed for anyone who wants to broaden their basic understanding in the practical applications of data protection laws
and for those who has some existing responsibility for data protection within their organization.
What will I learn?
Participants will gain an understanding of: the role and duties of DPO in ensuring compliance; interfacing with the management and supervisory
Overview of data protection legal framework
Key data protection concepts, principles and obligations
Actors, roles and responsibilities. Data subjects’ rights.
Processing sensitive personal data
NDPR, GDPR, Convention 108+
Introduction to privacy program management
Identifying privacy management and role of accountability
Introduction to data & privacy governance
Role of DPO. Interacting with organization
Aligning compliance with organizational strategy
Compliance requirement for processing, identifying legal basis for processing. Processing employee data, workplace privacy and surveillance & direct marketing.
Data Protection Contract management
Drafting and review of contract. Clauses
Training and awareness
Developing strategies for designing training, awareness and implementation
Information protection and management strategy
Developing security. Privacy by design & Default
Security by design
Incident response and notification
Planning and responding to data breach and incident, communication and notification of data subjects
Cross border data transfer
Adequacy decision. Safeguard mechanisms for transfer. Powers of NITDA & AG. Derogations.. Adequacy under the NDPR
Accountability & compliance demonstration
Considerations for appointing a DPO, role of DPO
Record of processing & evidence collection, data protection management system. Data Protection Impact Assessment and Policy & Procedures. Privacy Audit
The Supervisory Authority
Powers of NITDA. Supervision, enforcement action and sanctions. Cooperation with Supervisory Authority