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Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation Practitioner (GDPR) Training Course

Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation Practitioner (GDPR) Training Course

SKU: 4769

Gain the knowledge and skills to implement an effective compliance programme under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) with this certificated training course.


Achieve the EU GDPR Practitioner (EU GDPR P) qualification (ISO 17024-certificated). Exam included in course. The course qualifies for 28 CPD/CPE points.


4 days

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Boston, New York City. See venue details.

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The EU GDPR Practitioner training course outline

The four-day Certified EU GDPR Practitioner course will equip attendees with the knowledge and skills to implement an effective privacy and information security compliance program under the GDPR, and to fulfill the DPO role.

The course takes a practical approach, using:

The benefits of the EU GDPR Practitioner training course

Delivered by an experienced privacy consultant, the course is built on the foundations of our extensive practical experience advising on implementing compliance with data privacy laws and related information security standards such as ISO 27001.

You’ll be given the use of tools and real-life examples in order to understand how the Regulation applies in real-world context. As it’s delivered by a consultant with in house experience, you’ll benefit from the ability to ask questions specific to your organization and receive sound advice.

The EU GDPR Practitioner training course pass rate

The average pass rate for this course is 81%.

Who should attend this course?

  • Managers with responsibility or involvement for making sure their organisations become GDPR compliant
  • Privacy managers, legal compliance officers, and risk managers
  • IT and information security professionals
  • Individuals with little experience, but who wish to enter the field of data protection with a professional qualification

Why choose IT Governance for your training needs?

  • Experienced, knowledgeable trainers with in-house experience will be able to answer questions with real life examples.
  • IT Governance introduced the world’s first certified GDPR Foundation and Practitioner training course and the only one that’s ISO 17024- certificated.
  • We offer more GDPR training dates and locations that anyone else.
  • We have trained more than 7,900 professionals on the GDPR.
Course details

What does the EU GDPR Practitioner training course cover?

The course will cover:

  • The role of the data protection officer (DPO)
  • What constitutes personal data
  • Accountability, the privacy compliance framework, and a personal information management system
  • Lessons to be learned from common data security failures
  • The six data protection principles – how to apply them and demonstrate compliance
  • The security of personal data
  • An organizational risk management framework.
  • Legal requirements for a DPIA
  • How to conduct a DPIA with a DPIA tool
  • Why and how to conduct a data mapping exercise
  • The rights of data subjects
  • Giving and withdrawing consent
  • Handling data subject access requests
  • The roles of controllers and processors, and the relationships between them
  • Transferring personal data outside the EU and the mechanisms for compliance
  • How to become GDPR compliant using a compliance gap assessment tool

What’s included in this course?

  • Course materials
  • Professional training venue with lunch and refreshments
  • The EU GDPR P exam
  • The GDPR compliance gap assessment tool
  • Certificate of attendance

What equipment should I bring?

You will be sent the course materials in advance of the course, so please bring them with you, as well as a pop-up enabled laptop or tablet on which to sit the exam.

Course duration and times

Day 1: 09.30 – 17.00
Day 2: 09.15 – 17.00
Day 3: 09.15 – 17.00
Day 4: 09.15 – 17.00

CPD/CPE points

This course is equivalent to 28 CPD/CPE points.

The EU GDPR Practitioner training course cost

The course costs $2,244 ex VAT.

Exams and qualifications

EU GDPR Practitioner exam

All attendees will take the EU GDPR P exam at the end of the course – a 90-minute, multiple-choice, ISO 17024-certificated exam set by IBITGQ. There is no extra charge for this exam.

What qualifications will I receive?

The EU GDPR Practitioner training course supports professional development, and delegates who pass the included exam are awarded the ISO 17024-certificated EU GDPR Practitioner (EU GDPR P) qualification by IBITGQ. It is also certificated by the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) and satisfies the IISP Skills Framework requirements at Level 1: A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, B2 and C3.

How will I receive my exam results and certificates?

Provisional exam results will be given immediately after completing the exam, confirmed results will be issued within 10 working days with your certificate to your email address.

Can exams be retaken?

Yes, if you are unsuccessful on the first attempt you can retake the exam for an additional fee. You can email us to schedule the retest for the exam.


Are there any prerequisites for this course?

Before joining this course, you must have knowledge of the EU GDPR and have passed the Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Foundation examination.

Is there any recommended reading?

We would recommend purchasing one or more of the following:

Do I need to bring proof of identity?

Delegates must bring a form of photographic ID with them as the invigilator my request to check it prior to the exam.

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