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Certified GDPR Practitioner Self-Paced Online Training Course

Certified GDPR Practitioner Self-Paced Online Training Course

SKU: 5634
Format: 1 course with exam
Format: 2 - 4 courses with exam
Format: 5 - 8 courses with exam
Format: 9 - 12 courses with exam
Format: 13 - 16 courses with exam
Format: 17 - 20 courses with exam
Format: 1 course without exam
Format: 2 - 4 courses without exam
Format: 5 - 8 courses without exam
Format: 9 - 12 courses without exam
Format: 13 - 16 courses without exam
Format: 17 - 20 courses without exam

Working with customers, suppliers, and employees in the EU or the UK brings us into contact with their data and in scope of the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) or the UK equivalent.

Keep your organization compliant by gaining the skills and knowledge to implement a GDPR program. Learn how to assign roles and responsibilities and develop robust processes for compliance in your organization and its suppliers.

Work at your pace with access to the course for one year, comprising 15 modules totaling 7 hours to earn 9 CPD/CPE points. An exam pass will award you the EU GDPR Practitioner (EU GDPR P) qualification.

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    Achieve total compliance worldwide with IT Governance USA

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Training course outline

This self-paced online course is a modular recording of our popular four-day GDPR Practitioner classroom course, which equips participants with the knowledge and operational skills to build, implement, and manage a compliance program under the GDPR.

The GDPR Practitioner self-paced course focuses on:

  • The application of the Regulation
  • How the data protection principles work in practice
  • The policies and procedures necessary
  • Practical guidance on how to implement an effective privacy and information security compliance program

Benefits for individuals

 Expand your knowledge

Increase your knowledge and understanding of data protection and data privacy law so you can integrate a respect for EU data privacy and protection regulations into your organization’s ways of working. 

 Professional development

Advance your career by gaining certification in this fundamental area of business practice. Continue earning CPD/CPE points by attending our webinars and taking training in related areas. 

 Propel your career

Stand out in the jobs market with this valuable credential. Evidence your commitment to learning and readiness to take on new challenges and build your expertise in compliance knowledge.

 Increase your influence and impact

Gain the knowledge and insights to make informed decisions in your organization with confidence and due care. Lead the debate, inspire your peers, and steer activities in line with data privacy regulations wherever your organization operates.

Benefits for organizations

 Achieve regulatory compliance

Enable key employees to understand and apply data protection and data privacy principles to work with and for compliance status and avoid costly penalties.

 Full circle GDPR compliance

Fast-track your organization to GDPR, UK GDPR, DPA (Data Protection Act) 2018, and PECR (Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003) compliance with IT Governance USA by selecting training courses, toolkits, and specialists services. Use our CyberComply software platform to manage compliance with these and other regulatory and risk frameworks easily and efficiently.

 Gain a competitive advantage

Gain a competitive edge by mastering GDPR compliance so you can win customer trust and maintain it by fielding questions and DSARs (data subject access requests) efficiently.

 Mitigate risks

Eliminate blind spots and fortify against data privacy breaches to reduce your liabilities and operational risks, and safeguard against disruptions and reputational damage.

Who should attend this course?

Managers with responsibility or involvement for making sure their organisations become GDPR compliant, such as:

  • Privacy managers
  • Data protection managers
  • Information security managers
  • IT managers
  • Project managers
  • Corporate governance managers
  • Risk and compliance managers
  • General or privacy counsels
  • People with little experience but who wish to enter the field of data protection with a professional qualification

Choose IT Governance USA for your professional training

 Renowned experts

We are the recognized global leader in the fields that we train in. IT Governance led the world’s first ISO 27001 certification project and introduced the world’s first certified GDPR training. Since then, more than 30,000 professionals have trained with us.

 Insider insights

We keep you up to date with breaking news and developments in ISO standards, regulations, best practice, and cyber threats, giving you the ‘first to know’ advantage and time to prepare your organization.

 Structured career pathways

We help you navigate a wide range of qualifications to build a career. Through accessible and affordable training and events, you can earn CPD points to empower your professional journey, maintain your qualifications, and improve your business impact.

 Engaging experiences

Our courses and learning materials are built and delivered by subject-matter experts and innovative instructional design specialists with years of practical, hands-on experience.

 More ways to learn

We offer the widest range of learning formats per course than any other training provider, including instructor-led courses, self-paced online training, and custom courses for organizations. We also offer a unique blended learning method, designed for the digital age, which combines Live Online, self-paced, and expert tuition.

 Learn to earn

Pay by credit card online or by invoice. If you are personally investing in your career, you can spread the cost with our finance options. Fantastic discounts on books and courses are available for training graduates and corporate partners.

 ISO 17024-accredited qualifications

IT Governance USA delivers a unique and unrivaled portfolio of training courses and examinations leading to ISO 17024-accredited qualifications awarded by IBITGQ, BCS, ISACA®, EC-Council, PeopleCert, and Microsoft.

 Outstanding quality

Learn better and faster with exceptional course content. Our course material includes extra learning aids, and interactive and practical exercises to help you before, during, and after the training so you can put theory into practice with ease.

 Pass first time or train again for free

More than 30,000 people have passed exams with our training. Pass first time or train again for free.*

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Course details

What does this course cover?

  • The role of the DPO (data protection officer)
  • What constitutes personal data
  • Accountability, the privacy compliance framework, and a PIMS (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
  • Why and how to conduct a data mapping exercise
  • The rights of data subjects
  • Giving and withdrawing consent
  • Handling DSARs
  • The roles of controllers and processors, and the relationships between them
  • Transferring personal data outside the EU and the mechanisms for compliance

What’s included in this course?

  • A copy of EU GDPR – An Implementation and Compliance Guide e-book
  • The GDPR Gap Analysis Tool.
  • Comprehensive course documentation (digital copy provided as a PDF file).
  • An EU General Data Protection Regulation Practitioner (EU GDPR P) exam voucher.
  • A certificate of attendance.
  • Access to a monthly security bulletin on the LMS (learning management system), put together by our in-house information security experts to keep you up to date with the latest threats. To see an example, click here.

Looking for the UK GDPR Practitioner qualification?

We’ve got that too: Use live chat on this page or talk to a training expert for support before purchasing.

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What equipment should I bring?

After placing your order online, you will receive an email within 48 business hours with an online link and login details to the GDPR Foundation learning portal. The email will include information on how to receive your free copy of EU GDPR – A Implementation and Compliance Guide, Second Edition .

Course duration and times

This course contains 15 modules and takes a total of 7 hours. Learn at your own pace.

Exams and qualifications

Certified GDPR Practitioner exam

Attendees take the ISO 17024-certificated Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation Practitioner (EU GDPR P) exam set by IBITGQ at the end of the course. There is no extra charge for this exam.

  • Delivery method: Online
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Format: Multiple choice
  • Pass mark: 65%

This course is equivalent to:


CPD points

What qualifications will I receive?

EU GDPR Practitioner (EU GDPR P).

Looking for the UK GDPR Practitioner qualification?

We’ve got that too: Use live chat on this page or talk to a training expert for support before purchasing.

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Achieve total compliance worldwide with IT Governance USA



This course holds accreditation from IBITGQ (International Board for IT Governance Qualifications) and CIISec (The Chartered Institute of Information Security), satisfying CIISec Knowledge Areas requirements at Level 1: A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, B2 and C3.

As a premier personnel certification body, IBITGQ specialises in certifying individuals who demonstrate exceptional proficiency in IT governance practices.

IBITGQ maintains accreditation to the ISO/IEC 17024:2012 standard, a globally recognised benchmark for conformity assessment. Accreditation by the International Accreditation Service (IAS) further underscores the course's commitment to meeting stringent certification requirements.

ISO 17024 certification is esteemed within the industry and universally acknowledged by employers worldwide. By aligning with this standard, our course ensures that your qualifications are not only recognised but also highly valued by employers across diverse sectors.

Upon successful completion of the course, you have the opportunity to validate your professional expertise by registering your qualification on the esteemed IBITGQ/GASQ successful candidate register. This platform serves as a testament to your commitment to excellence in IT governance, setting you apart as a distinguished professional in the field.

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 GDPR Foundation examination.

Is there any recommended reading?

We would recommend purchasing one or more of the following:

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