Privacy and Data Protection Foundation Course
Explore the basics, evolution and fundamental aspect of privacy and data protection.
Explore the application of current data protection laws.
Who is it for?
The course is designed for those who are just trying to get a grasp of the privacy and data protection concept and wants a general background knowledge of data protection laws and regulations.
What will I learn?
Participants will gain an understanding of: the key terms in and evolution of privacy and data protection, data protection laws and regulations; individual and organizational responsibilities and; rights of data subjects.
Overview of privacy and data protection
Definition of key data protection terms
Principles and obligations
Actors, roles and responsibilities
Distinguishing privacy from security.
Processing sensitive personal data
Processing of data
Definition of processing, principles of processing and
legal bases for processing of data.
Legal bases of processing
Data controller and processor
Defining the roles, obligations and relationship of controllers and processors
Data protection policy and frameworks
How to develop policy and framework
Policy fundamentals, awareness and training
Nigeria and global legal landscape for data protection
NDPR, GDPR, Convention 108+
Other sector-specific laws
Rights of data subjects
Describing rights of data subjects, application of rights, and derogations.
Nigeria Data Protection Regulation
Scope, application and impact
Features and innovations of NDPR
Compliance checklist and Implementation Strategy
Penalties and enforcement