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An Introduction to GDPR – Free Overview

On the 25 May 2018 the Data Protection Act 1998 was replaced by a new piece of legislation called the EU General Data Protection Regulation (better known as the GDPR). This free overview explains the changes that you need to be aware of as a risk owner.

A free overview to prepare you for the changes

The Data Protection Act 1998 controlled how personal information was used by organisations, businesses or the government.

On the 25 May 2018 this Act was replaced by a new piece of legislation called the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This is a Europe wide piece of legislation that the UK has chosen to adopt in full.

There are several key changes between the Data Protection Act 1998 and the GDPR that you need to be aware of.

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The essentials of GDPR

The Essentials of GDPR – Full Course

Whilst the free overview outlines and explains the changes that you need to be aware of as a business owner, this full The Essentials of GDPR course goes into deeper detail. The course covers the key purposes of the new legislation and gives learners a complete GDPR overview.

Upon completion of the full course, learners will understand the responsibility of data processing and the role of a data controller – and will be able to make essential changes to ensure your business is compliant with GDPR.

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