Data Protection & GDPR One Day Awareness Course


One Day – Virtual & Classroom Delivery

This Course is certified in association with the National Cyber Security Centre.

What will you learn?

This course will provide an introduction, awareness and overview of data protection and the GDPR, including aspects of the new British Data Protection Act 2018 which incorporated GDPR into British Law.

It will be linked to several IISP skills groups, notably the Legislative Environment, Governance, Risk Management and the practical aspects of preparation and on-going compliance.

The course does not have any training, professional or academic prerequisites and does not include any self-study.  However, it will include some practical application aspects and will include a short assessment of learning achieved.  The course will provide evidence that may support professional accreditations and continuous professional development (CPD).


Mapped to Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) subject modules at Awareness level. Level 1: A1 – Governance A6 – Legal & Regulatory Environment B1 – Risk Assessment B2 – Risk Management

Course Materials

PDF of slides and short aide-memoire.

Who Should Attend?

This course is aimed at those who must execute governance (boards and executive management); provide risk management and functional advice to boards, executive and senior managers.  Plus, those who wish to enhance their knowledge of data protection and GDPR as part of continuous professional development (CPD) or for a potential career move.

Course Duration

The GDPR Data Protection Awareness Course will be covered throughout the course of 1 day.