Data Protection Essentials

UK General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) apply to all organisations handling personal data. Join us for this session as we explore the essentials and provide you with practical knowledge you’ll need for supporting your organisation’s compliance.

Date: Tuesday 19 September, 2023 - 10:30 to 12:30
Prices: Full members £55.00, Affiliates £77.00, Non members £94.00

What is this course about?

GDPR can feel like a daunting topic for many, despite applying to the vast majority of organisations. This session aims to ease you into the basics in a comprehensive way, whilst supplying you with practical knowledge you'll need for supporting your organisation’s compliance.

Who is the course for?

Managers and staff responsible for embedding Data Protection and GDPR regulations into their organisation.

Why is this relevant or important now?

GDPR applies to everyone, and negligence can have a devastating impact on an organisation if breached. Get ahead of the competition, and ensure your clients data is securely protected.

What will you learn?

Develop a wider understanding of the basics of data protection including:
The key definitions, law and principles of GDPR.

Knowledge of you and your organisation’s responsibilities when handling data and dealing with data breaches.


  • Standard price: £94 
  • Together Fund organisations: Free with discount code
  • Voscur Members: £55
  • Voscur Affiliates: £77

Voscur membership is free for small organisations.

If you would like to benefit from VCSE Academy discounts and other benefits, you can register for Voscur membership today  

What else do you need to know?

This course is set to run online using Zoom. To take part, you will need a laptop with a camera, microphone, and Wi-Fi. You will not require any additional software, and you don't need a Zoom account or to download the app to take part, but you may wish to do so.

You will be emailed an invitation with a link to join the online training the day before the course.

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