This course is available at £200 + VAT Per Person 

Volume discounts may be available (10% discount for more than 1 delegate from the same company) 


The Data Protection Training by Design course is an industry recognised course. It provides a detailed insight into when Data Impact Assessments (DPIAs) are required, how to complete one, and how to recognise the risks associated. By attending and passing this course you will have a recognised, accredited qualification in DPIAsThe course will enhance your knowledge of data privacy, DPIAs and the regulations which will enable you to make a positive step towards delivering compliance. 
  • CPD Certificate – (6 credits) 
  • 1 virtual course 
  • All course materials shared via online platform for you to use in the future 
  • A full suite of templates to help you when completing DPIAs

The purpose of the DPIA training course is to ensure delegates understand when to undertake a DPIA, why it is important, how to analyse risks associated with new projects and more. Delegates will understand the role the DPO plays when dealing with DPIAs, how to provide risk assurance and how to implement change.

The course takes around 6 hours to complete, but we remain flexible on timing as often we will discuss practical applications to develop understanding. The course includes a 1-hour exam containing 20 multiple choice questions and a 65% pass mark. After successful completion of the exam the candidate is awarded the Data Protection by Design certificate, accredited by the CDP Certification Service. 

  • Data Protection Training by design and Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA) and their role in data processing business change – (GDPR Articles 35-36). 
  • When to undertake a DPIA, the role of data controller and processor. 
  • The role of the DPO, Data Subjects & Supervisory Authorities in developing DPIA (GDPR Articles 37 – 39). 
  • How to conduct a DPIA using scenario-based training. 
  • Good governance in agreeing a DPIA. 
  • Monitoring delivery of the DPIA is the business change or new project. 
  • Change professionals, such as Project Managers or Business Analysts looking to enhance their opportunities through improved knowledge. 
  • Business managers seeking to broaden their knowledge of the GDPR requirements, or those who currently have a role in data protection or information security and need to understand how to comply with the regulation. 
  • Any professional with a limited knowledge of DPIAs or professionals that wish to broaden their existing knowledge regarding DPIAs. It is also suitable for individuals who need to understand their responsibilities, from any business area that processes personal information or data.