General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

On 25th May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 (“GDPR”) came into effect for all EU Member States, including the UK, replacing the previous Data Protection Act. The GDPR introduced some significant changes to the way in which businesses and organisations must handle and store personal data. This e-learning course for all businesses will ensure that understanding and knowledge of compliance is delivered to all employees.

  • Developed with GDPR / Information Law experts
  • Help work towards compliance with GDPR
  • Instant Online Access - available 24/7
  • Certificate upon completion

£ 25.00 each
£ 22.50 per unit for buying at least 11
£ 16.50 per unit for buying at least 36
Volume Discounts Available
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About The Course

We are a society where sharing information about ourselves is an everyday occurrence. More and more organisations hold increasing amounts of personal data, often without realising that they have an obligation to manage this by following specific regulations.

Developed in partnership with industry experts at law firm Geldards, REALSENSE offers this course to help organisations ensure compliance with the GDPR by training their staff on key data protection concepts.

The course reaffirms the principles of data protection law and emphasises the importance of ensuring employees feel confident about their obligations under the GDPR and in handling and storing personal data in a way that’s safe and legally compliant.

Aims of the course

By the end of this course learners will understand the importance of data protection law and the key data protection principles as well the key changes introduced by the GDPR.
Learners will have an awareness of the rules concerning consent and the rights of data subjects in relation to the handling and storage of their personal data. Upon completion of this e-learning course, users will understand how to help their employer comply with the security and personal data breach reporting obligations.

Who is it for?

The course is aimed at staff members in all organisations that handle personal data.

Course content

What is data protection and why is it important? The relevant law and enforcement, key definitions, the data protection principles.

Demonstrating compliance, consent, privacy notices, individuals’ rights, personal data breach notification, fines.

What is a personal data breach? Steps you can take to help prevent a personal data breach, what to do if you identify a personal data breach.

A short assessment comprising of a series of questions to test your knowledge and understanding of the course.


How's it delivered?

Our courses conform to SCORM and AICC E-Learning industry standards which means they can be delivered via most learning management systems. Alternatively, if your organisation is looking for a simple and easy to use management system for administrating, distributing and managing e-learning course online then we can also deliver the course via REALSENSE's own platform, ActiVbase.

Many of our courses are also now deliverable on iPAD, tablet and smartphone as well as deliverable via traditional methods including CD-Rom, and USB memory stick. For information regarding your specific requirements please contact a member of the team.

Tech Spec

Operating System/Browser Windows: Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mac: Safari (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mobile: Safari in Apple iOS 10 or later, Google Chrome in Apple iOS 10 or later, Google Chrome in Android OS 4.4 or later
Internet Speed 1Mbps or higher
Adobe Flash Player (Only required for some courses)
Adobe Flash Player 10.3 or later plus any of these web browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mac: Safari (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)