An Introduction to Data Protection and Its Practical Application

Central Law Training
Course summary
Length: 0.5 days
Price: 280 GBP excl. VAT
Location: London

Course Description

 An Introduction to Data Protection and Its Practical Application - A half-day training course - 3 CPD hours

An Introduction to Data Protection and its Practical Application - 1 day training courseThis introductory training course explains how data protection works and how the principles must be applied in a variety of contexts. It will also provide essential guidance on the new EU developments in data protection.

All organisations operating in the UK that hold information about individuals  employees, customers or anyone else, are affected by data protection laws. Since failure to comply with requirements can result in criminal as well as civil liability, no organisation can afford to ignore the issue of data protection. This course delivered by Central Law Training provides lawayers with a comprehensive guide of pratice that helps them ensure their corporate clients comply with data protection legislation.

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Suitability - Who should attend?

This training course is suitable for lawyers in private practice, in house and in local authorities and will also be of interest to data protection officers.

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Outcome / Qualification etc.

This course is worth 3 CPD hours.

Training Course Content

This data protection training course covers:

  • The key principles, obligations and rights under the Data Protection Act 1998
  • The relationship with EU Law and the new EU Data Protection Regulation to be implemented in 2015.
  • The rights of Data Subjects including Access Requests
  • Information management, storage and document retention policies
  • Marketing within the 1998 Act
  • Third party processors including off-shore processors outside the EU
  • Workplace and employment rights
  • The role of the Information Commissioner and enforcement including Monetary Penalty Notices
  • Dealing with breaches of the Act
  • Practical preparation for increased safeguards after 2015

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The cost of this training course is £140 + VAT per delegate for CLT members and £280 + VAT per delegate, for non-members.

Bespoke Training

Central Law Training can also deliver this course on an in house basis, to meet the specific requirements of your legal staff.

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About the Course Speaker

Richard Morgan is an independent IT Consultant. For many years he was Computer Officer at the two Houses of Parliament. He is a founder member and a past Chairman of the Society for Computers and Law. He is the author with Kit Burden of Legal Protection of Software: A Handbook (xpl publishing 2002), and also with Kit Burden of Morgan and Burden on Computer Contracts 8th edition (Thomson/Sweet & Maxwell 2009), and with Ruth Boardman of Data Protection Strategy 2nd edition (Thomson/Sweet & Maxwell 2012).

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