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UK General Data Protection Regulation (UK GDPR) is tailored by the Data Protection Act 2018. Organisations must have a valid reason for having personal data. This data should not be held for any longer than is necessary. 

Both employers and their employees have new responsibilities to consider, helping to ensure compliance under GDPR. 

This course is aimed at everyone who handles personal data as part of their day to day role. It will give you a greater understanding of the regulations, lawful basis for processing data, the principles of data protection, data subject rights and data security.

Course content

Modules you will cover in this GDPR and Confidentiality Online Training Course:
Module 1 - GDPR overview and key terms: legislation, what has changed, data protection jargon busted, personal data, special category data, children's data, and lawful processing of personal data.
Module 2 - GDPR data principles: data protection principles, lawful, fair and transparent processing, specified, explicit and legitimate purposes, identification and storage, accountability and liability.
Module 3 - Data subject rights: the right to be informed, the right of access, the right to rectification, the right to portability, the right to object, automated processing, amendments and erasure, subject access requests and disclosing personal data.
Module 4 - Data security: data security, controller duties, data breaches, the ICO, data security in the office, physical and removable data, fax machines, email, mail and telephone and data security outside the office.

Customer Review

This course was really-well put together, building knowledge step-by-step. It was easy to follow, and being able to do it online was fantastic. Trustees feedback - British Association for Biological Anthropology and Osteoarchaeology


Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

All of our courses are certified. This is done by the CPD certification Service. They have been inspected by an independent assessor and meet national standards.

Is this course right for me?

• You want content delivered online.

• You want a course that you can complete at your own pace.

• You want access to course material and additional resources for 1 year.

• You want access for 24 hours a day.

• You want to print your own CPD certificate upon completion.

Remember, if you need to purchase multiple courses you may be eligible for a discount. Contact us to see how we can help you.


  • Fully online course with assessment at the end of each module

  • CPD certified by the CPD certification Service

  • CPD certificate available to download upon completion

  • Audio option (read aloud)

  • Optional learner file resource

  • Approximate 1.5 hour duration

Optional Formal Accreditation

Most of our courses have the option for formal accreditation through AIM Qualifications and Assessment Group.

What does this mean?

Whilst all of our courses are CPD certified as standard, formal accreditation is done through a National Awarding Body.

What level are the courses?

The majority of our courses are all at a level 2.

How many credits does this course quality for?

This course is a single credit value.

Do I need to do any extra work?

You will be required to compete a learner file which is available once logged in. This is an enabled PDF so you can type your answer in. You will upload this in your learning area along with your learner registration form. We will then mark your learner file and provide feedback. 

Once this is complete we will put a request in to AIM Qualifications and Assessment Group for your formal certificate.

How do I get my formal certificate?

This will be posted out to you once we receive it from the awarding body. It is sent recorded delivery.