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Topics Covered
  • Course aims and outcomes
  • The purpose and scope of the Data Protection Act
  • How personal data is protected by the Data Protection Act
  • The 8 data protection principles
  • The 7 rights of data subjects
  • Exemptions from the Data Protection Act
  • Partial exemptions from the Data Protection Act
  • Assessment

Data Protection and the Law

What is it?

This online Data Protection and the Law training explains the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 and the duties and obligations it places upon organisations and individuals who process personal information.

Who is it for?

This training is intended for anyone who handles personal information, whether that is paper or computer records. If you are involved in Adult Health and Social Care it covers the essential underpinning knowledge required by Care Certificate Standard 14 - Handling Information.

How does it benefit your organisation?

For employers, it is an easy way to ensure that all employees understand and comply with the essential principles of the Data Protection Act 1998. An administrator can quickly and easily see who has accessed and passed the course, even in multi-site businesses. In the case of a total loss situation, all records and certificates are kept on our secure servers and on the cloud and can be accessed remotely.

Where can the course be taken?

The online training course is designed to fit around your business. Anyone can access the course at any time from a PC, laptop or tablet.

How long does it take?

Typically the course takes an hour, including the final assessment. You can revisit any of the topics and retake the assessment as many times as necessary.

When do I get my certificate?

When you have successfully passed the course you will be able to download and print your certificate straight away.

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