GDPR for Education Providers - Get Prepared, Be Compliant

Course Description

On the 25th Match 2018 the Data Protection Act will replace by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and schools, colleges and academies have to change the way that data is stored, collected and given out.

One of the fundamental changes to the new GDPR for you, is how data consent is gained and how information is given out to parents and students.

If you fail to comply you will be at risk of hefty financial penalties, which are up to 4% of the annual turnover.

This half day training course will explain the impact of GDPR, provide you with the knowledge and guidance to prepare for GDPR and explaining how to implement new processes within your school, college or academy.

Key Benefits:

Understanding – gaining a clear understanding of the changes to GDPR

Adaptation - How to adapt current process to ensure compliancy

Awareness – Making sure staff understand the GDPR do’s and don’ts

You will learn:

  • What GDPR is and how will it affect your school, college or academy?

  • What the changes are to data processing’s?

  • How your school, academy or college can be fined?

  • How you gain consent under GDPR?

  • How likely is it to incur a data breach and what you can do to stop this.

  • How to deliver staff training on GDPR to ensure all staff understand the dos and don’ts under GDPR

  • Whether a Data Protection Officer role is required in you school, college or academy

Who is this suitable for?

  • Data Protection Officer

  • School Business Manager

  • Headteachers

  • Assistant/Deputy Heads

  • IT Manager

  • Data Manager


All materials will be supplied, including refreshments, after course support and a certificate on completion

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24 Jan 18 - Book Now
Members: £149 + VAT
Non Members: £179 +VAT
Duration: Half a Day
Start Date: 24 Jan 2018
Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: Elliot House, Manchester
Information Technology and Legal

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