GDPR Foundation Training Course

TRECCERT GDPR Foundation is an entry-level course developed to provide trainees with a foundational knowledge of the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 requirements and controls. The training course provides a complete introduction to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) based on the 2016/679 regulation.
Two (2) Days
CPC Credits
Training Mode
Classroom and online
Target Audience

The GDPR Foundation training course is developed for individuals interested in the implementation process of a data protection framework based on GDPR requirements, for example:

  • Information Security, IT, or Project Manager
  • Data Protection Manager, Officer, or Specialist
  • Data or Program Manager
  • Data Processor or Controller

Learning Objectives

  • Know and understand the nature and purpose of the General Data Protection Regulation.
  • Know and understand the differences between the DPD and GDPR and the role of the European Union in Data Protection.
  • Know and understand the principles of processing personal data and the rights of the data subjects.
  • Know and understand the key roles and responsibilities of persons and entities affected by GDPR.
  • Know, understand and be able to support GDPR implementation in the role of a member of the GDPR implementation team.

Course Material Factsheet

Training Slides: 100

Quiz Questions: 20

Exercises: 2

Course Material

  1. An Overview of Data Protection and GDPR
    • Data Protection Background
    • The Data Protection Directive (95/46/EC)
    • The Role of EU in Data Protection
    • Introduction to GDPR
  2. Defining Personal Data and The Rights of Data Subjects
    • Types of Personal Data under GDPR
    • Rights of the Data Subjects
  3. Principles of Processing Personal Data
    • Lawfulness, Fairness and Transparency
    • Purpose Limitation
    • Data Minimization
    • Accuracy
    • Storage Limitation
    • Integrity and Confidentiality
    • Accountability
  4. GDPR Key Roles and Responsibilities
    • Data Subjects
    • Data Controllers
    • Data Processors

Examination Details

Nr. Of questions: 50

Type of Exam: Multiple Choice

Duration: 60 minutes

Location: Online

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