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Data Protection for Senior Leaders 



This Data Protection for Senior Leaders training course is designed to Support Data Protection Officers in meeting their schools’ information security requirements in line with Government legislation.


Prepare your school to comply with the new legal General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which will come in to force from May 2018. The GDPR will replace the Data Protection Act 1998. Find out about the key changes to the new law and how this will affect schools policy and practice.


Increasingly schools are processing a wide range of pupil and staff data using a variety of mechanisms often without the required policies and processes in place to safeguard the information in line with the legal requirements of the Data Protection Act.

Topics covered include:

  • The role of the SIRO in school
  • Managing the process
  • Data Protection Act overview
  • What is personal or sensitive data
  • Protective marking
  • Identifying assets and owners
  • Information loss
  • Risk assessments
  • Retention schedules

Resources will be provided for:

  • Self-Assessment
  • Record management
  • Development planning
  • Policies and processes

This course is intended for:

  • Heads
  • Senior Leaders
  • Senior Information Risk Owner (SIRO)
  • Data Protection Officers and Business Managers

Course duration:

This is a whole day training session.


How to register:

Use this booking form


Telephone - 0300 111 8030


Cost: £255.00 per person

Venue: Avisford Park Hilton Hotel, Yapton Ln, Walberton, Arundel BN18 0LS