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Tkm Certificate in Data Protection Compliance

Tkm Certificate in Data Protection Compliance


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Course Overview

  • SCQF Level 6 Data Protection course which is quality assured and certificated by the SQA
  • Two half day course delivered live online from 09:30 to 13:00 
  • Printed hardcopy course materials 
  • Option to include assessment
  • Access to For Your Information Client Portal and digital course content for 6 month.
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This qualification is certificated and quality assured by the SQA (Scottish Qualification Authority) which is one of the UKs qualifications authorities. All of our SQA certified courses are created, offered and delivered through Tkm Consulting.

Course Level

Intermediate: SCQF Level 6

Course Overview

Tkm Certificate in Data Protection Compliance offers an intermediate level of data protection training suitable for those with no previous experience in the field. This course is the first in a suite of three, whereby attendees have the option to then go onto the Certificate in Managing Data Protection Compliance (SCQF Level 8) and thereafter the Diploma in Managing Data Protection Compliance (SCQF Level 10). We would recommend anyone interested in completing all three courses to send us an enquiry.

Course Content

Modules 1 & 2

Module 1: Looks at the context of data protection and the scope of the GDPR as well as the role of ICO, related offences and the key definitions.

Module 2: An introduction to the Data Protection principles, looking at the lawful bases, special category personal data and criminal offence data.

Modules 3

Looking at the rights of the data subjects including the transparency of information, communication and modalities of these rights. The provision of information and the other rights afforded to the data subject.

Modules 4

Responsibilities of the controllers and demonstrating accountability; information security; data protection impact assessments; Data Protection Officer; Transfer of personal data to third countries or international organisations; relationship with processors and an overview of applying legislation with codes of practice which related to marketing, managing employees, monitoring or staff and information sharing.

Revision and Examination

Revision for the exam consists of a practice examination paper with the answers included. The exam is invigilated by the team at Tkm Consulting and can be arranged for a time that is convenient for you.

  • Liz explained everything clearly using real examples and exercises to apply our knowledge. Anonymous, December 2023

  • "It was very good. I enjoyed the small groups, being able to just speak about the topic in a safe environment. It has given me greater confidence as a business owner to continue our compliance journey." Anonymous, October 2020.

  • "An enjoyable couple of days training. Perfectly balanced to give the right detail of information for each topic. The small tasks we had to complete throughout the training really helped digest each aspect of the course. The trainer was really engaging, absolutely knew the topic inside out and delivered the material really well. L.B of Education Scotland, October 2022.