The General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”) came into effect on 25 May 2018. The GDPR is directly effective in each EU member state, with the aim that the same rules are applied uniformly within the EU. This marks a shift in the approach to data protection at a European level, which until 25 May 2018 relied on national implementing legislation in each EU member state.
Avoid heavy fines and reputation loss, resulting from non-compliance; learn from our expert on how the GDPR will affect your organisation.
Price: €450 per person
The course is offered to those who are responsible for ensuring that their organisation is compliant with data protection and privacy law. Course attendees are expected to have a basic understanding of the current data protection legal requirements under the Irish Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003.
Goals and Objectives
This one-day course will provide participants with essential insights into the main provisions of the GDPR, as well as guidance on what you can do to become compliant.
Introduction to GDPR
Review the core principals of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Review of Roles and Responsibilities under GDPR
Understand the tasks set out for the DPO
Understand the practical implications of the Data
Subject Rights contained within the Regulation
Understand the responsibilities for the Data
Controller and Processor under the Regulation.
Internal Processes with GDPR
Look at how Privacy Impact Assessments may affect your business
Third-party Contracts and shared liability
Maintaining data management processes
Data Breach Notification and response obligations
Restrictions regarding overseas transfer of personal data.
Data Subject Rights
Overview of individual rights
Right of access
Right to be forgotten
Right to restrict processing
Right to object
Automated decision making and profiling
GDPR Policy Toolkit
Review of data management policies and procedures
Planning and Preparation
Planning for implementation of GDPR
Consideration of suitable tools and systems
Available support mechanisms
Course Summary and Review