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CPE Self-study

GDPR Essentials

From fundamentals to application, this self-study course covers the basics of GDPR. You'll learn who is affected by this set of data protection laws, why GDPR is in force, and the types of data that require explicit consent to collect.

$109 - $139
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Format

Online

NASBA Field of Study

Information Technology

Level

Basic

CPE Credits

5

Author(s)

Pratish Sharma

Availability

1 year

Product Number

188820

 Business & partner 
Product Details

Your step-by-step guide to compliance.

Anyone interacting with European Union (EU) citizens must ensure their personal data is gathered legally and under strict conditions. If not, the price you pay for ignoring data privacy laws could be €20 million or 4% of your organization's global turnover. Make sure you're fully acquainted with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

From fundamentals to application, this self-study course covers the basics of GDPR. You'll learn who is affected by this set of data protection laws, why GDPR is in force, and the types of data that require explicit consent to collect. In this course, you'll also gain insight into what to do when a security breach occurs, and get valuable tips on prevention, cybersecurity treatment plans, and the real threat of cybercrime. Your step-by-step guide to staying compliant, this course also includes:

  • Checklists to guide you through legally requesting customer consent to use personal data and the 12 steps to GDPR compliance
  • A risk assessment template available for download as a takeaway for data protection impact assessments
  • Real-world examples that illustrate organizations who have struggled with GDPR
Key Topics
  • Personal data and privacy protection
  • How GDPR differs from previous laws
  • Customer consent
  • Cybersecurity
  • Compliance checklist
  • Impact assessment
  • Response to breaches
Learning Outcomes
  • Identify the what, when, and who of GDPR.
  • Distinguish consumer consent.
  • Recall a 12-point checklist for GDPR compliance.
  • Recall the data protection impact assessment.
  • Recognize how the regulation affects data breaches and cyber risk.
Credit Info
CPE Credits
Online
5
NASBA Field of Study
Information Technology
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
Access
Online
This is a digital product. With full paid access the content will be available to you for 1 year after purchase date.
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$139.00
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Online
$109.00

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Instructors
Pratish Sharma
Pratish Sharma specializes in IT infrastructure and information systems security. After qualifying in teaching and technological solutions at the age of 19, Pratish worked with city councils running technical courses for local communities around the UK. He subsequently spent many years looking after a host of data systems for major accountancy firms and leading disruptive technology projects. Later, Pratish returned to the classroom environment and now delivers targeted training programs for finance and business professionals, as well as for analysts and technical teams. Pratish is involved in mobile technology via the Android Forum and is also active in the emerging autonomous car scene. In a fast-evolving cyber landscape, Pratish engages in ethical hacking and advises organizations on safe practices with their digital footprint. London, United Kingdom
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