Data Protection Practitioner training and exam
Data Protection Practitioner prepares you for SECO-Institute’s certification as a Data Protection Officer. You will learn how to build a data protection program and practice DPO tasks with hands-on assignments in policymaking, data protection impact assessments, incorporating data protection requirements and awareness planning. The course evaluates practical considerations in design and implementation, technology and tools supporting data protection, privacy enhancing technologies, and security by design. You’ll evaluate what data is required to support good governance and decision-making and how to translate the concept of management systems to a Data Protection Management System (DPMS). Lastly you will prepare yourself for an (external) compliance audit and define and implement a basic 3rd-party assurance process.
Are included in the training:
- 5 days of training
- Official course materials from SECO-Institute
- Access to SECO-Institute’s student portal with exam syllabus, practice exam and useful references
- Exam voucher
- Practice exam
Day 1: Strategic Considerations
Data Protection Management Framework
Provisions and common principles that govern the design of Privacy & Data Protection frameworks
Main characteristics of a Vision on Data Protection and a (strategic) Data Protection Policy
Day 2: Data Protection Impact Assessment
Risk Management and Data Protection Risk Assessment
Threat actors, typical vulnerabilities and risk controls
Risk-based approach and the importance of risk assessment
Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) in the context of the GDPR
DPIA models and DPIA in practice
Business, organisational and technical requirements relating to the protection of personal data provisions and common principles that govern the design of personal data
Day 3: Operations
Data subject rights management
Contract management: managing processing agreements (Contents of a processing agreement, Controllers and processors)
Data breach procedure
Administration and documentation – Register of processing activities
Day 4: Design and Implementation
Privacy Awareness (Privacy risks and human behavior, Awareness-raising activities)
Privacy / security by design / default
Anonymisation and pseudonymisation
Data protection requirements for projects
Day 5: Governance
Data protection reports
Selecting the right information
Data Protection Management System
Roles and responsibilities
Tasks of the DPO
Establishing a Data Protection Program
Third party assurance
A qui s'adresse la formation?
Typical participants include but are not limited to: Privacy Officers, Data Protection Officers, Data Protection Specialists, Compliance Officers, Legal Counsels, CISO’s, CDO’s, CIO’s, CRO’s, Data Managers, Information Security Governance, Risk, & Compliance Experts and Managers.
Students are expected to have fundamental understanding of Risk, data protection and privacy. If you are looking for an entry level training in privacy and data protection, have a look at our Data Protection Foundation Course.
The Data Protection Practitioner program prepares you for a certification as a Data Protection Officer. The training is designed for professionals that want to successfully lead and implement data protection and privacy compliance into their organizations, officials that have privacy and data protection as an important part of their responsibilities and experts active in closely related domains looking to specialize in data protection.