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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 Success:

  1. 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.
  2. Module 2 - GDPR data principles: data protection principles, lawful, fair and transparent processing, specified, explicit and legitimate purposes, identification and storage, accountability and liability.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.


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?

Everyone can benefit from having a better understanding of learning disabilities, not just in the workplace but in wider society.  By completing this course many preconceived ideas about learning disabilities may be challenged and you will have a increased understanding of the challenges people face, but also the capabilities of people with learning disabilities.

On completion of this course you will be able to print your CPD certified certificate. This can be used as evidence for compliance, audit or CPD hours.  

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 2 hour duration

Optional Formal Accreditation

Most of our courses have the option for formal accreditation through Open College Network West Midlands.

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 Open College Network West Midlands 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.