Herts for Learning Online
:: Briefing to help carry out the role of the Data Protection Officer (DPO) ::
Introduction to GDPR in terms of the role of the DPO. The aims of the session are to provide delegates with the knowledge of what the role of DPO entails. Duties of the DPO, including: 1. Obligations for GDPR compliance 2. Monitoring compliance with GDPR and other Data Protection Acts now and ongoing 3. Understanding and managing internal data protection activities 4. Data protection impact assessments 5. Internal data audits 6. Reporting of data breaches Steps to be taken to show compliance including: 1. Monitoring of an action plan 2. Conducting a data audit including data security policy 3. Data handling Benefits to delegates and school: 1. How the GDPR applies to your school 2. The implications to your and others in your school 3. Your responsibilities in enabling your school to be compliant 4. Understanding the risks around GDPR 5. Things you can do now to move towards compliance Please note that delegates are limited to two places per school.
Delegates are advised to read ICO - 12 Steps https://ico.org.uk/media/for-organisations/documents/1624219/preparing-for-the-gdpr-12-steps.pdf
By attending the session, participants will:
  • gain an understanding of the GDPR Act and its implications
Please note, HCC maintained schools have one funded place per school on one session of the ‘briefing to help carry out the role of the DPO’ course and one funded place per school on one session of the ‘preparing for GDPR for office and administration staff’ course. Additional places booked will be charged at the standard rate. Places are limited to 2 per school in the first instance; additional delegates will be placed on a waiting list and accommodated, where possible, depending on availability.
Suitable for:
  • Administrative Staff
  • all Leaders
  • Business Managers
  • Deputy Headteachers
  • Designated Senior Person
  • Headteachers
  • INCos/ SENCos
  • Leadership Teams
  • Middle Leaders
  • Office Managers
  • Personnel Officers/Assistants
  • Senior Leaders
Price £76 (£87) with first place funded for HCC maintained schools – subsequent places will be charged at the standard rate.
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