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9ine's GDPR courses at a glance
The complex and technical GDPR - which comes into force in May 2018 - is proving a headache for the education sector.
However, help is at hand. We're running two courses designed to help you implement a strategic plan to ensure you're prepared for the GDPR.
Use our at-a-glance comparison to help you decide what is right for your school.
  GDPR Awareness and Impact on Schools Course GDPR Certified Practitioner Course
Course duration Two days Five days
GDPR requirement met Articles 24 and 25 Articles 24, 25, 35, 36, 37, 38 and 39
Benefits of attending
  • Compliance with the relevant GDPR articles.
  • Confidence that staff with responsibility for managing data protection are aware of the policies, processes and procedures that need to change.
  • Peace of mind that staff have the judgement they need to ensure you remain GDPR compliant.
  • The only school specific GDPR training available.
  • Day 5 focused on Education specific GDPR processing activities in schools.
  • Compliance with the relevant GDPR articles.
  • Staff receive GDPR certified practitioner status.
  • Demonstrating that you’ve taken the required measures to differentiate between those administering the GDPR compliance process and those accountable for high risk areas.
  • Confidence that those responsible have the technical understanding to evaluate risk and advise on measures to manage it.
Who should attend

School employees with some responsibility for GDPR compliance, including:

  • HR assistants.
  • Finance assistants and managers.
  • Heads, deputy heads and governors.
  • Safeguarding leads.

School employees with accountability for GDPR compliance, specifically:

  • GDPR leads and data protection officers.
  • Business managers.
  • HR managers.
  • IT directors and IT network managers.
Accreditation No. Yes. Attendees sit an independent APMG exam on day four, based on the topics covered during the course.
Course breakdown

The two-day course covers:

  • A general overview of GDPR, including changes to existing legislation and quick-win tactics.
  • How to prepare effectively for GDPR, and how to stay compliant.
  • An introduction to the governance framework for GDPR in schools.
  • Practical examples of cyber security threats and data mapping.
  • How to complete Data Protection Impact Assessments.

The comprehensive five-day course covers:

  • GDPR and privacy legislation.
  • Information governance, risk management and security.
  • Implementation of GDPR.
  • Practical implications of GDPR in schools.
  • On-going remote or onsite quality assurance and support.
  • Independent APMG exam.
Dates and locations available

No longer available

14th-18th May 2018, London



£1950.00 plus VAT


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