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Course Detail



Course Name

GDPR – Have You Got It Sorted?



Start Time

9.30, 9.15 Registration

End Time


Training Types

Policies and Procedures

Who the course is for

The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is now in force, as is the new Data Protection Act 2018 which enshrines the GDPR into UK law. The law applies to all types and sizes of organisations, including charities and community groups – any business that routinely handles personal data.
This course is for voluntary and community organisations who have maybe made a start on their compliance but have stalled, or for anyone needing a refresher on the key points of the law and the priority actions they need to take in their organisation. And if GDPR has passed you by so far – it’s a chance to catch up.

It is aimed at trustees, managers and key personnel with responsibility for personal data management. It may also help reinforce some GDPR compliance activities your organisation has already completed.

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Course content

This half day course will cover:

  • A brief review of the history of data protection law;
  • Highlighted legislative changes;
  • Fundamental compliance requirements for businesses;
  • The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) role and function;
  • Why you need to know what personal data you process, and why you are using it;
  • Exploring the correct lawful bases for processing;
  • Reviewing breach risks and conducting impact assessments;
  • Considering security and how to amend key staff behaviours;
  • Responding to data subject access requests;
  • Keeping data breach registers;
  • Learning outcomes

    Attendees completing this course will:

    • Gain a clearer overview of data protection legislation and the key changes relating to GDPR
    • Understand what practical steps they need to take to review their collection, use and other processing of personal data to meet their basic compliance fundamentals
    • Be aware of available resources and support to help them in their compliance efforts


    Kim Bradford

    Trainer background

    Kim is an accredited HR and GDPR practitioner. She provides HR and data protection training, documentation and consultancy, and is experienced in translating complex legislation into practical operational context for SMEs and charities. Kim runs Sphere Data Protection consultancy.


    £25 VCS – CVS members

    £35 VCS - non members

    This course is only available to Hertfordshire community groups, charities, social enterprises and other not-for-profit organisations

    Booking Contact

    Please click here to book your place.

    Booking contact:

    01462 689400