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Digital skills

General Data Protection Regulations - The Essentials (GDPR) Logo cima

  Keith Markham |   Free |   BPP |   Feb 2018 |   01:30 h |   AICPA Store
Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course, you will have:

  • Be aware of the wide application of the GDPR rules
  • Understand the new rules relating to ‘accountability’ and be aware what steps need to be taken to comply with these
  • Be able to describe the new rules relating to consent and consider other alternative means of justifying the processing of personal data
  • Be familiar with the changes made to data subjects’ rights
  • Comprehend the circumstances in which a data protection officer will need to be appointed and what this role entails
  • Be aware of the new rules relating to notification and communication of security breaches
  • Understand the significantly increased levels of fines that can be levied under the GDPR

With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) due to come into force in May 2018 now is the time to consider what needs to be done by law firms and their clients alike to prepare for the new rules.

This course summarises the key contents of the General Data Protection Regulation and explains what the key changes are and what needs to be done in response to them.

Course Duration: 1.5 hours

This course does not offer CPE credit.

Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Technical: Risk management & internal control: Risk management policies & procedures, Intermediate
  • Management accounting: Digital skills: Information and digital literacy, Intermediate