Data Protection

Data Protection Online E-learning Course

The data protection legislation (or data protection act as it’s sometimes called) is designed to ensure that personal information (data) is not processed without the knowledge (and in certain cases) the consent of the data subject (i.e. the person or organisation that the information is about) is processed is accurate and to enforce a set of standards for the processing of the information.

The data protection e-learning course has been created to give a basic awareness and knowledge on the important legislation surrounding this subject. The course provides a highly engaging way to understand the area of data protection. The course can be accessed by anyone with an internet connection so it can also be used for people working away from your business premises but who may be handling data

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course you will have learned about:

  • Why is data protection important?
  • What sort of data does it apply to?
  • Should personal data be disclosed to anyone who asks for it?
  • Can you keep personal data for as long as you like?
  • Can you do what you like with personal data?
  • When do you need to get consent?
  • How should a data access request be handled?
  • Can personal data be freely passed between divisions of a company

Data protection course content

Preloaded HTML module (content fully editable)
  • Introduction
  • The Data Protection Act
  • Personal Data
  • Record Management
  • Good Practice
  • Right of Access
  • Key Points
  • Further Information

Who should complete this course?

The Data Protection course is designed for employees and managers use or are around any chemicals or hazardous substances at work.

  • Prior Learning? - None required
  • Pre Course learning? - None required
  • Certification - All candidates who successfully complete the module will be issued with a certificate of learning
  • Duration - Approximately 30 minutes

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